Get ready for Charlotte! It's time to start planning for the 
AALAS 67th National Meeting, October 30-November 3, 2016.
Get Your Abstract Ready
The abstract submission deadline is June 1. All submissions must be made on Abstract Central. Returning users to the site will use the same login information as in previous years.
  • Access information on how to prepare your abstract.
  • Visit the AALAS Abstract Archive for examples of previous accepted abstracts.
  • Remember, some abstracts/posters make great Tech Tips for LAS Pro. Learn more about how you can submit to your magazine, here.
AALAS Foundation Needs Auction Donations
The AALAS Foundation is holding its annual Silent and Live Auction at the 67th AALAS National Meeting. To donate, complete the online pledge form or email your donation pledge. All donation pledges received by August 15, 2016 will be noted in the National Meeting Final Program. Send donations to AALAS by October 1, 2016 and we'll ship them to Charlotte. Auction items will also be accepted at the AALAS Foundation Booth.

Mail donations to: 
Attn: AALAS Foundation Silent Auction
AALAS Foundation
9190 Crestwyn Hills Drive
Memphis, TN 38125
Nominate Your TBR
Nominate your outstanding Technician Branch Representative (TBR) for the 2016 AALAS TBR Recognition Award. Nominations must be received by July 1, 2016. The award consists of a complimentary AALAS National Meeting registration, a complimentary hotel room, plus an additional $150 in travel funds and reimbursement of airfare up to $500. Click here for complete details.
Support the Technician Fun Fair
Exhibiting companies are invited to participate in the 2016 AALAS Technician Fun Fair from October 31-November 2, 2016. Participation options available include submitting questions for the exam, providing promotional items for goodie bags, or donating prizes for the winners. For more details and to sign up, download and complete the Tech Fun Fair form
National Meeting Special Event Information
Learn how to participate in a variety of National Meeting Special Events, here. Be sure to mark deadlines to sign up and get involved!
Charlotte Trivia
Let's go to the movies! Movie fans may know that the Hunger Games franchise was filmed in and around Charlotte. Other movies filmed in the area include MaxThe Color Purple, Days of Thunder, Shallow Hal, and Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby.
Shop the AALAS Store
Take a minute and browse our AALAS Store. Access information on upcoming webinars, certification materials, and training resources. Click the button to get started. Order our May webinar, Mouse Colony Management Fundamentals .
Watch for Future National Meeting Updates
The AALAS Communications team will be emailing you with updates and reminders regarding the 2016 National Meeting throughout the months ahead. You can also look for updates on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Use the links below to access AALAS through social media. 
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