45th Annual Conference
Uniting the World of Animal Transportation
March 31 - April 3, 2019
Hilton Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
ATA hopes to see you in Budapest in spring 2019 !
CHECK OUT the SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES still available
There are a number of sponsorship opportunities available during the conference. See the link below for all of the sponsorship opportunities available. If you have interest in additional sponsorship opportunities that aren't listed, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Agenda and specific breakout session based on species, are being planned now! ATA's Planning Committee is looking for dynamic industry-related speakers or topics. Should you have any suggestions or topics you would like to see discussed in Budapest? Please do contact our Executive Director for consideration.
Confirmed Presenters (to date):
- Andrea Gruber - IATA
- Grant Miller - Border Force CITES
- Michelle Owen, TRAFFIC/ROUTES
- Philippa Dyson, TRAFFIC/ROUTES
- Michael Koeck, Vienna Aqua Terra Zoo
- Joao Correia, Flying Shark
- Barbara Padalino, University of Hong Kong
- Amanda Whitfort, University of Hong Kong
- Endre Papp DMV, Sosto Zoo, Hungary
- Jaroslav Simek DMV, Prague Zoo, Czech Republic
- Cindy Buckmaster, Baylor College of Medicine
- Hannah Thompson-Weeman, Animal Agriculture Alliance
- Angus Currie DMV, Jet Pets
Exhibit opportunities are available to assist your company the chance to gain exposure to those attending the conference.
Abstract topics - Abstracts should be related to the transportation of animals as it relates to:
Online registration NOW LIVE! Click here for EARLY-BIRD pricing (USD).
Castle District hotel with stunning views of Budapest
Stay at the newly renovated Hilton Budapest and have it all - a central location, stylish guest rooms, Executive Lounge and gorgeous views of the historic city and River Danube. Located in the Royal Castle District, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the hotel pairs its 16th-century look with today's amenities for a special stay. We have dining options, event spaces and thoughtful service, everything you need for a remarkable stay in Budapest.
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* Room rates quoted above include all applicable taxes and American style Hilton breakfast in LANG restaurant.
* Above rates are also available for those of you who wish to book a few nights extra before or after the Conference !
Reservations - click here for direct access to Hilton Reservation line.
PLANNING YOUR TRIP
To assist in planning your trip, please review the tourist brochures below:
Some highlighted attractions:
Andrassy Avenue Dominican Churchyard Fisherman’s Bastion Gellert Thermal Bath Hospital in the Rock Museum Hungarian State Opera House Jewish Heritage Museum Labyrinth of the Castle Caves Margaret Island Matthias Church Millennium Underground Railway Museum of Applied Arts Museum of Fine Arts Royal Castle District Secret Military Hospital and Bunker Szechenyi Thermal Bath
Each year ATA is proud to recognize outstanding contributions and leadership in the animal transportation industry. Award categories vary on industry contribution and the full award description list is below.
If you would like to nominate someone who exemplifies excellence in animal transportation in one of the areas, please complete the submission form.
Presented TRACK BREAKOUT SESSIONS