Texas Association of Healthcare Interpreters & Translators

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The 11th Annual TAHIT Symposium

"Leading the Way in Health Literacy, Language Access and the Law"
Hilton Austin Airport
Austin, TX
September 8 - 9, 2017

TAHIT celebrates its "Lucky Elevens" 11th Anniversary Symposium in Austin in 2017!   Whether it is visiting the Sixth Street, spending a relaxing evening by the host hotel pool, or catching a live music show with your favorite linguists, Austin promises is a prime destination and host to the TAHIT Educational Symposium.  

Texans and language professionals from across the country and abroad have come to rely on TAHIT to create a stellar annual event for CEUs, networking, learning, great food and great times.  We do all this, while keeping our symposium the most affordable and highest quality in the nation, in our humble Texas opinion! This year we raise the bar once again.

Quick Facts to Plan your Attendance:

VENUE - Our venue with be the Hilton Austin - Airport.  Room rates are an excellent value at $204 $129 per night.  That is nearly a 40% discount for our event!  Hotel reservations at the group rate can be made until August 24th. Want to bring the family and stay an extra couple days?  The rate is available for check-ins as early as Wednesday, September 6th and check-outs as late as Sunday, September 10th.

PARKING - Parking is free at the host hotel for overnight guests!  $7.00 for attendees not staying at the host hotel.

AIRPORT - The preferred airport for the symposium is the Austin Bergstrom International Airport.  The symposium will be held at the on-site hotel.

GROUND TRANSPORTATION - The host hotel offers free shuttle service to and from AUS.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION - The early bird registration rate is $195 for members and $215 for non-members.  Early bird registration will end July 31st. 

REGISTRATION - The standard registration rate will be $210 for members and $230 for non-members.  Standard registration will end September 3rd. 


LATE REGISTRATION/AT-THE-DOOR REGISTRATION - Don't worry if it slips your mind to register on time.  You can still attend the event by registering after the deadline.  Late registration after September 3rd will be $250 for both members and non-members.

PRESENTERS -  More than 25 presentations over two days, plus a 4.5-hour pre-symposium workshop on Cancer Genetics, will be offered.

TEXAS STAR NOMINATIONS - Nominations for individuals and organizations for the Texas Star in Language Access Award are now open and can be submitted online.  The reception for our award recipients will take place on the evening of September 8th.