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Register Now! Early registration ends July 7, 2017.  Take advantage now of the early registration fees.  After July 7th fees will increase!  On-site registration will be available too.

The symposium planning committee has planned a fantastic program – 2 ½ days jam-packed with information you can really use! This year there will be interactive sessions and workshops throughout the symposium.  There will be 4 tracts of sessions to choose from.  A few of the topics will include: effective student engagement, early academic indicators or success, quality assessments, study abroad, effective coaching and much more!

There will be 2 evenings of entertainment to enjoy with friends, both old and new.  Wednesday, August 2nd the Opening Gala will take place at the hotel.  As always, this is a great way to kick-off the symposium.  Thursday night, August 3rd, we will enjoy networking with colleagues and friends at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science.

Hotel rooms are available at Hotel Albuquerque and Hotel Chaco.  Information about both properties is available.  Just click on the Location/Hotel Information tab for details.

Albuquerque has a rich and colorful history and there is plenty of opportunity for entertaining and educating the family, so bring them along too!

Watch your email for information about local tours that you can take advantage of while in Albuquerque.  These tours include Breaking Bad Tours, Ghost Tours and many more.  Details to follow soon.

AVTE will submit a RACE Program Application for RACE continuing education for this conference.  Please check the website for updates on approval.

Hope to see you all in Albuquerque!
If you have questions about the Symposium please contact Vicki Wiltsie at 217-753-1190 ext. 175 or vwiltsie@firminc.com

The AVTE 2017 symposium will be held at the Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town, August 1-4, 2017.
The hotel is located at 800 Rio Grande Blvd. NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Hotel reservations can be made by calling 1-800-237-2133 or 1-866-505-7829. To obtain the AVTE group rate please identify yourself as an AVTE attendee to receive the rate of $139 single or double. All reservations must be made by Monday, July 10, 2017 to receive this rate. The hotel maintains a 24 hour cancellation policy. No further information is available at this time. Book online room reservation here. Conference registration will be available March 1, 2017.