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.

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TESOL 2017: March 21-24; Seattle, Washington
2017 Call for Proposals:
deadline June 1, 2016

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.

Change lives change the world

Change Lives, Change the World
January 27-28, 2017
University of Southern Mississippi
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Call for proposals - deadline September 1, 2016

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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Racing Toward a Brighter Future: Reflecting, Creating, Envisioning
October 26-29, 2016
The Galt House Hotel and Suites
Louisville, Kentucky
Call for proposals: Early-bird submission due June 1, 2016

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 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 2017: January or February 2017