ALTO Day Berlin 2018

We look forward to seeing you again in Berlin for a full day of CDP session, lunch and networking. This year's Annual General Meeting will include elections of our Board Members. Planned schedule (book your flight to arrive on Saturday 3rd November) 10:00-11:30 - AGM 11:50-13:30 - Keynote Speaker Norman Kurtis: Behavioural Fitness - part

2018-09-04T15:10:00+01:00

ALTO NYC 2018

ALTO 20 Year Anniversary Conference NYC 2018 Our 20 Year Anniversary Conference was packed full of professional development sessions, networking, interactive roundtables, speed dating meetings, and more. Update! Read our blog posts with tips and tricks from each speaker: What To Do When Change Happens To You - blog post based on Nick Tasler's presentation

2018-06-29T16:00:29+01:00

Leaders and Managers Gather in London for ALTO’s CPD Event

ALTO was proud to present their free professional development and networking event for ALTO member organisations at the Queen Elizabeth II Centre in London, England at the start of September in between two key industry events, Alphe and Study World. This was a double-event with one track designated for senior management and another track

2017-12-09T19:47:09+00:00

Survival of the Fittest: The evolution of the language travel industry

The warm atmosphere at ALTO’s 5th Annual Conference in Madrid wasn’t just due to the Spanish weather; this event is second to none when it comes to a collaborative spirit, friendly ambiance, and a productive element behind each activity. The beautiful 5-star Westin Palace in the heart of Spain’s capital city played host to over

2017-12-10T15:30:18+00:00

Responding to the Market

ALTO held its annual conference in San Francisco in 2016, with high profile keynote speakers and opportunities for the leaders of the industry to get together and exchange ideas during the roundtable and panel sessions. The 2-day event was also designed to maximise the networking potential of having prominent industry players in the same room

2017-09-28T09:40:20+01:00

Turbulent Times in 2015

Unstable economies, devalued currencies and political tensions may have shaken student mobility in Brazil, Spain, Russia and Turkey in recent years, but educators need not lose hope. This was the message shared by representatives of agency associations in the four countries at ALTO’s panel on market trends, held during ICEF Berlin 2015. Coming together for

2017-09-28T10:49:31+01:00

Directions and Trends: A look to the future of our industry

Education agencies have a unique opportunity to shape the future of the study travel sector given their proximity to their client base. This was the message delivered by education strategist, Dr Alex Grech, at the 2-day ALTO Conference in New York City in 2015. The annual event brought together over 60 education agents and leaders

2018-02-23T21:25:36+00:00