ATIA 2021 Speaker Resource Center

Thank you for your commitment to speak at ATIA 2021: AT Connected! Continue reading for resources to help make your presentation the best it can be.

Important Deadlines

Speaker Checklist

Download the Speaker Checklist to prepare for and execute your ATIA 2021 presentation.

Speaker Registration

Speaker discount ends 12/31/20

Please note that the 50% discount for speakers ends on 12/31/20.  All speakers should register at for the Full conference registration package with the speaker discount code as provided in the speaker confirmation email(s).  After January 1, speakers will pay regular conference registration package fees.

Live Education Speakers must register by January 15, 2021

All speakers for live education sessions must be registered by January 15, 2021.  Speakers who are not registered will be removed from the session listing and the session may be canceled.

Speaker Handout Upload – by January 15

Please use this form to submit your presentation and any additional handouts by January 15, 2021. All handouts must be in PDF format. ATIA will upload any late handouts submitted after the deadline on January 20th. If you submit any handouts after January 20th, they will not be available to attendees during the live session. We will add the handouts after the conclusion of ATIA 2021: AT Connected.

Handout Submission Form

Useful Resources

ATIA 2021 Speaker PowerPoint

Download the official ATIA 2021 PowerPoint Template to build your presentation. Included in the PowerPoint are required slides for CEU qualifications.

Each speaker (recorded or live) is required to note the following in the presentation:  Session Title, Speaker Names, Speaker Disclosures, Session Content Disclosures, Learning Objectives, Session Feedback and CEU processes. All of this information is in the slide template as provided. You may use another presentation format or a different template so long as the critical information is included in the presentation materials.

Download PowerPoint Template

Speaker Orientation Recording

Presented by: David Dikter, ATIA CEO and Caroline Van Howe, ATIA COO

On December 15, we hosted a speaker training webinar. This webinar covered preparing for a virtual event, virtual event presentation best practices and audience engagement. This webinar was recorded and is available in the ATIA Learning Center.

Watch Webinar

Preparing Accessible Presentations Recording

In November, we hosted a speaker training webinar with Robb Carr, Advisor for Mainstream & Web Accessible Technologies (MWAT). Watch the recording to learn how to create handouts and an engaging presentation for a virtual audience. We strongly encourage you to view this webinar!

Watch Speaker Training Webinar

Speaker Marketing Kit

To help you spread the word about your participation at ATIA 2021, we created this Word document of resources that includes:
  • Promotional email
  • Sample Social Media Posts
  • Graphics Suite

Download Resources

Useful Tips to Make Your Presentation Effective

Download these resources to help make your ATIA 2021 session effective and engaging.

If you have any questions about presenting or your presentation, please contact the ATIA Education Team.

*Updated on December  21, 2020