Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)  http://www.tesol.org
TESOL is a professional organization with over 100 national and international affiliates. TESOL's mission is to develop the expertise of its members and others involved in teaching English to speakers of other languages to help them foster effective communication in diverse settings while respecting individuals' language rights. TESOL sponsors a four-day international convention each year in the Spring.

TESOL 2016 logo
TESOL 2016: April 5-8, 2016; Baltimore, Maryland 
Reflecting Forward: TESOL's 50th anniversary

TESOL 2017: March 21-24; Seattle, Washington
TESOL 2018: March 27-30; Chicago, Illinois
TESOL 2019: March 12-15; Atlanta, Georgia

Alabama-Mississippi TESOL (AMTESOL)  http://www.amtesol.org/
AMTESOL is an affiliate of TESOL. The venue for AMTESOL's annual 2-day conference alternates between Alabama and Mississippi.

2016 Conference Charting New Horizons logo
February 12-13, 2016
Perdido Beach Resort, Orange Beach, Alabama

Emerald Coast TESOL  
Emerald Coast TESOL serves educators at all levels of ESOL and has membership from southern Alabama and the Florida Gulf Coast.

Southeast Regional TESOL (SETESOL)
SETESOL is an association of 9 TESOL affiliates that represent 11 states in the Southeast. Each year, SETESOL's regional conference rotates to a different states. AMTESOL hosted the SETESOL conference in 1991, 1999, and 2008.                   

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SETESOL 2017: Alabama-Mississippi TESOL - AMTESOL
SETESOL 2018: canceled due to TESOL Convention in Atlanta
SETESOL 2019: Sunshine State TESOL

Southern Conference on Language Teaching (SCOLT)  http://www.scolt.org

SCOLT 2016

SCOLT 2016
February 18-20, 2016
Charlotte, North Carolina

SCOLT 2017
March 16-18, 2017
Orlando, Florida

American Translators Association  

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ATA 2016: November 2-5; San Francisco, California
ATA 2017: October 25-28; Washington, D.C.
ATA 2018: October 24-27; New Orleans, Louisiana
ATA 2019: October 23-26; Palm Springs, California

Alabama World Languages Association (AWLA)  http://www.theawla.org
AWLA 2016
Preparing Students for a Global Society
January 29-30, 2016
Troy University - Troy, Alabama