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ALTO’s Annual Professional Development and Networking Conference welcomed over 60 members and non-members to the Westin Palace in Madrid, Spain in May of 2017.

This unique two-day event brought the leaders and decision makers of the language travel industry together to discuss how to respond effectively in challenging times. The programme included outstanding speakers, distinguished industry guests, structured meetings, and informal networking opportunities.

For more information on the presentations and insights shared, please see:

  • Survival of the Fittest: The evolution of the language travel industry.
  • Scaling Up: How a Few Companies Make It…and Why the Rest Don’t by Verne Harnish, Entrepreneurs’ Organization “The Growth Guy”.
  • The 5 Terrains of Business Growth by Carlos Escario, Adjunct Professor at IESE Business School and managing partner at management consultancy firm Huete&CO.
  • The Effect of AirBnb’s Entry on the Revenues of the Hotel Industry by Rosario Silva, tourism industry expert and Professor of Strategic Management at IE Business School, IE University Madrid.
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6th Annual ALTO Conference New York City 2018

In 2018 our annual conference moves to the Big Apple as we celebrate 20 years as an association.

Click here for more event information and save the date in your diary. You won’t want to miss this one!