The ALA 2018 Annual Conference & Expo is coming!

ALA 2018 Annual Conference & Expo

ALA Annual Conference & Expo

  • Thursday, May 3 to Sunday, May 6, 2018
  • Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
  • National Harbor, Maryland


Keynote Speaker – Juan Manuel “John” Quiñones
ABC News Correspondent, and television show host of “What Would You Do?” 

General Session Speaker – Vernice Armour
First African-American female naval aviator in the Marine Corps Officer and first African-American female combat pilot in the U.S. Armed Forces

David W. Brezina Memorial Session Speaker – Elizabeth Birch
Former President and Executive Director of the Human Rights Campaign

Refer a Colleague:
Tell your colleagues in the business of law about the value of your experience, and encourage them to join us in 2018! For each attendee you refer, you will receive a $25 gift card. Plus, you will be entered into a drawing to win a $100 gift card. 

Community Service:
ALA is proud to partner with World Vision for this year’s community service event. Learn more and donate to this organization dedicated to working with children, families and their communities at


Register today at join your chapter for this high-caliber educational event and Navigate Our Future Together.

Conference Video

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