Conventions and Events

2021 ALAA Convention

The date has been set for this years ALAA Convention at the beautiful Hilton Sandestin Resort. Don’t forget to mark your calendars for the ALAA Convention September 23-24, 2021!


Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa
4000 South Sandestin Boulevard
Miramar Beach, FL 32550

Phone: 850-267-9600

Use our special ALAA attendees reservation link below to make sure your room is reserved with other attendees!

Hilton ALAA Reservation link

Group Name: Alabama Academy of Audiology 2021
Group Code: AAA
Check-in: Sept.22nd 
Check-out: Sept. 25th

When calling the Hilton Sandestin to reserve a room use the code AAA or mention the Alabama Academy of Audiology for a reduced room rate!


September 23-24, 2021


We have lined up a fantastic list of speakers for this year’s conference.  Confirmed sponsors: TBA


$285 Registration per attendee ($275.00 plus internet processing fees).

$10.00 discount offered for all ABESPA members.

ALAA annual membership is included with full convention registration! ($40 value)

Click here to register.

2021 Tentative Schedule 

All sessions have been approved for continuing education hours (CEU’s) by the American Academy of Audiology.

September 23, 2021

Breakfast/Registration 7:30-8:30

  • Tech slot I (8:15-9:00) Oticon
  • Tech slot II (9:15-10:00) CapTel from T-Mobile
  • Tech slot III (10:15-11:00) GN Resound
  • Tech slot IV (11:15-12:00) Starkey

Lunch 12:00-1:00

Session I

  • 1:15-4:15      Dr. Doug Beck “Cognition, Audition, and Amplification/Speech in Noise”
  • 5:00-6:00      Presidents Reception and Silent Auction

September 24, 2021

Breakfast/Registration 7:30-8:30

  • Tech Slot V (8:00-8:45) Signia

Session II      

  • 9:00 to 12:00   Richard Roberts, Ph.D. “A Role for Audiologist in the Management of Vestibular Migraine Patients”

Lunch 12:00-12:45

Session III     

  • 12:45-1:30    Tech slot VI – Medacoustics/E3
  • 1:30-3:00       Kristy Lowery, Ph.D., CCC-A, FAAA “Getting in Sync With Your Patients Via Telehealth”

Adjourn 3:15

The Alabama Board of Examiners for Speech Pathology and Audiology (ABESPA) is a proud sponsor of the ALAA Convention

Disclaimer: The ABESPA does not discriminate on the basis or race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.