Annual ALTA Conference
The Australasian Law Teachers Association holds an Annual Conference which is hosted by a different law school each year. The Conference provides a supportive environment for academics to present papers on their areas of research, and is also a great place to develop networks and friendships with other academics within Australasia..
There are also a number of awards running which correspond with the conference such as the LexisNexis - Australasian Law Teachers Association Award for Excellence and Innovation in the Teaching of Law as well as the CCH-ALTA Best Conference Paper Awards which include a Major Category Award, Early Career Award and Best Paper presented in the Legal Education Interest Group Award. For further information about each of these awards can please click here.
The 2012 ALTA Conference will be hosted by The University of Sydney Law School, from the 1st - 4th of July 2012. The Conference Theme is The Conference theme is 'Legal Education for a Global Community'.
The Australian National University has recently confirmed that they will be hosting the 2013 ALTA Conference.
Previous Conferences have been hosted by Queensland University of Technology (2011), The University of Auckland (2010), The University of Western Sydney (2009), James Cook University (2008), The University of Western Australia (2007), Victoria University (2006), The University of Waikato (2005) and Charles Darwin University (2004).