ACTFL 2005: Annual meeting and Exposition will be here soon . . . DON'T
This Convention is the only national event for language educators at all
levels, languages and assignments. It is also the largest exhibition of
teacher materials and technology for the language profession. A few
over 600 educational sessions
over 300 booths
over 20 languages
Over 10 cultural events
Pavilions in the exhibit hall and sessions organized by the embassies of
We've also made it easy and economical for you to
is conveniently located between
serviced by 3 airports and Amtrak train service. We've even arranged
discounted fares for attendees.
ACTFL has negotiated a l0% discount
off the lowest fare to
ACTFL has negotiated between a 2% and 15% discount off published or zone
fares with Continental Airlines.
ACTFL has negotiated discounted car rental prices with Avis-Rent-A-Car and
Hertz for attendees.
Complete information about these discounts and how to apply for them is
available online. Please be sure to refer to these when making your
reservations to receive the discounted rates.
The Amtrak train stops right in downtown
Convention Center and 2 blocks from the Hyatt hotel. BWI airport is
accessible to downtown
shuttles. To help attendees get to the Convention site from BWI, ACTFL
has negotiated discounted rates with Super Shuttle.
To keep costs economical once you are in
discounted rates at eight downtown
within 3 blocks of the
rates at these hotels for a single room range from $120 a night to $176 a
night. Complete information and a map of
online at http://www.actfl.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3581.
This event is a collaborative effort with over 130 organizations and
companies from the language profession sponsoring events at the
Convention. The complete Convention schedule is available online.
Make plans today to advance your career, exchange ideas with colleagues
and earn CEU credits all while
expierencing everything that
the profession have to offer.
Registration and Housing are available online. You can also download the
registration and housing forms online. Please note the submission
instructions on these forms and send them to the Convention registrar or
housing office. Register now before the rates increase on October 15,