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The 22nd AATK Annual Meeting Online Registration

2017-03-21 00:06


We are pleased to announce that the online registration site for the 22nd AATK Annual Conference at University of Southern California, LA, CA is now available.


Important Dates: 

Early Registration Closing Date: Monday, May 15, 2017 


1. Online Conference Registration:


1) If you are not an AATK member, you should sign up for the membership first before registration.

(2) Only credit card payment through PayPal is accepted. 

(3) The conference registration fee includes:         

  • Conference program
  • Newsletter
  • Breakfasts, lunches, tea/coffee breaks
  • Banquet Dinner & KLA Journal (for registered AATK members only)

(4) Conference housing and banquet dinner are guaranteed only for attendees who pre-register online 

by Monday, May 15, 2017.


(5) Cancellation/Refund Policy


Membership Type

Early Registration

On-Site Registration

Membership Cost









K-12 Teachers & Students







Not Applicable


Reimbursement will only be made if the cancellation is done by Thursday, May 18, 2017. 

Please contact the AATK Treasurer, Mina Lee (minausc@gmail.com), for refund and 

the refund policy.

Prior to Monday, May 15


From Monday, May 15 to Thursday, May 18


After Thursday, May 18

No refund


2. Accommodation 


The room rate below is defrayed by subsidy made possible by the generous sponsorship of the Korea Foundation during the conference period.


(1) This is only for those AATK members who are pre-registered for the conference.


(2) Double Occupancy Policy: Please, note that TWO AATK members will share ONE room. A room (2 double beds) will be assigned on afirst-come, first-served basis. You may request a preferred roommate. However, roommate requests are not guaranteed and are based on space availability.



Early Registration

On-Site Registration


$50 per room per night 

Not Guaranteed


(2) Single Occupancy Policy: In certain situations, you may request a single room ($119 per room per night, pending on space availability)



Early Registration

On-Site Registration


$119 per room per night 

Not Guaranteed


* Banquet


Early Registration

On-Site Registration



Not Guaranteed

Family members or guests

$35 per person

Not Guaranteed



3. Online Registration Process


Same as your AATK website log-in name and password. Please follow the steps:

 (1) Go to the website: https://www.aatk.org/registration/sign_in.php 

(2) Log in.

(3) For membership due payment, click “Membership History” on the upper-right corner. Once in the    

page, click “Membership/Renewal Application” on the lower-right corner. Choose Type of   

     membership in the lower box to pay, and click “submit”.

(4) For conference registration, click “Conference History” on the upper-right corner. Once in the page,    

click “Conference Registration” on the lower-right corner. Provide requested travel information for    



4. Contacts


For any questions regarding the online registration

 AATK Webmaster,

 Andrew Byon (andrewbyon_ualbany@yahoo.com)

For local information

 22nd AATK Conference Local Chair 

 Hee Ju  (heeju@usc.edu)                                                                          

For payments and refund

AATK Treasurer 

Mina Lee (minausc@gmail.com)


For more information regarding this website and news posting, please contact aatk@aatk.org

American Association of Teachers of Korean, AATK

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