NATS 55th National Conference - Las Vegas 2018

Call for Presentations and Poster Papers

NATS members and friends are invited to submit proposals for special sessions to be presented at the 55th National Conference in Las Vegas, June 22-26, 2018. Proposal guidelines and format are included in the link below. All proposals MUST be submitted online. E-mail and/or hard-copy proposals will not be accepted. Deadline for Submission: June 1, 2017

We also invite all NATS members and friends to submit abstracts for presentation consideration in poster paper format. Deadline for Submission: December 1, 2017

To get started, please click the link below.

Call for Presentations - Vegas 2018  Call for Poster Papers - Vegas 2018  

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Join Us in Las Vegas | June 22-26, 2018

The biennial NATS National Conference attracts NATS members and others from around the world to share in programs, demonstrations, lectures, master classes and competitions that help celebrate the art of singing and increase knowledge of teachers to help them better assist their students. Vegas-Sign_LOGO_COLOR_1_33_pct_788x850.png

Conference Site

Tropicana Las Vegas

The 55th NATS National Conference will be held at the Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel.

Tropicana Las Vegas provides a casually elegant experience on the Las Vegas Strip just minutes from the airport, convention centers and top entertainment stadiums. After a complete South Beach-inspired transformation, our resort is now one of the best casino hotel properties with all-new rooms and suites, a casino, award-winning restaurants, a spa and fitness center and first-class entertainment.  

3801 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109


Sponsorship/Marketing Information

Make your plans to exhibit at the NATS 55th National Conference. Take this opportunity to promote your products and services to more than 1,000 voice professionals. 

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Support NATS and Volunteer!

We depend on our volunteers! Members, students, and friends are invited to assist us in all areas of event operation for the 55th National Conference in Las Vegas. This is a great way to meet new people and have fun during the conference! Thank you to our past volunteers who have committed their service to NATS, and to our future volunteers.

  • SNATS members or student volunteers who contribute 15 hours will receive a complimentary student registration for the conference ($125 value). NATS Teachers are encouraged to help their students sign up for this educational opportunity.
  • ALL VOLUNTEERS will receive a limited edition NATS t-shirt and the satisfaction of knowing you played an important role at the national conference.
  • Lots of choices! Volunteer your time in Registration; as a Session Monitor; as a Welcome Ambassador; as Volunteer Support Staff; or you can volunteer in several areas.

If you would like to join us in Las Vegas in 2018 and volunteer, please check back here and information will be posted later this year.

2018 Conference Planning Committee

Tod Fitzpatrick, Program Chair
Alfonse Anderson, Coorinating Committee Chair
Norman Spivey, Past President
Linda Snyder, President
Karen Brunssen, President Elect
Allen Henderson, Executive Director
Chadley Ballantyne, Registration Coordinator
Linda Lister, Guest Artist Coordinator