2019 AILA Bangkok District Chapter Conference and Webcast
February 28–March 1, 2019
Westin Grande Sukhumvit Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand
2019 AILA Bangkok District Chapter-APAC Conference and Webcast
Join us for the 2019 AILA Bangkok District Chapter-APAC Conference, AILA National’s first collaboration with the AILA Bangkok District Chapter-APAC! The conference, to be held in Bangkok on Thursday, Feb. 28 and Friday, March 1, will focus on advanced consular issues, and includes a tour of the U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Bangkok, Thailand, as well as numerous opportunities to network with fellow professionals in the field. Practitioners who attend the conference, either in person or via webcast, will hear about current trends in consular practice from panelists, engage in high-level discussions with colleagues, and garner practice tips from seasoned experts on how to win cases for clients in this tumultuous legal climate. Furthermore, in between learning and networking at the conference, attendees will be afforded the opportunity to indulge in all that the beautiful city of Bangkok has to offer. From its gleaming temples to its floating markets and magnificent food, discover for yourself why Bangkok welcomes more visitors than any other city in the world, and provides a stunning backdrop to a truly engaging conference experience.
View the complete conference program and review the above tabs for important registration, pricing, CLE, and hotel information.
U.S. Embassy Tour Bus Friday, March 1st
Round-trip bus shuttle transportation for the U.S. Embassy Tour. You must be registered and confirmed for the Embassy tour before paying for the shuttle fee.
The speaker's/author’s views do not necessarily represent the views of AILA, nor do they constitute legal advice or representation. Practice tips provided are based on the speaker's/author’s experiences and the current state of the law. Please be sure to conduct legal research and analysis for your unique situation as the law changes quickly and experiences may differ from your own.
|AILA Members' Paralegal||$475||$575|
|AILA Law Student Members||$275||$375|
|AILA Nonprofit Members||$325||$425|
|Bangkok Chapter members must use a coupon code to receive the discounted rate.|
|Special Webcast Price for Bangkok Chapter Members: $50|
|Nonmember Law Students||$375||$475|
|AILA International Associates||$475||$575|
|Live Webcast Bangkok Time (GMT+7)|
Online registration ends February 25, 2019. After this date, onsite registration will be available.
You can register for this event quickly and securely online by adding this item to your cart and paying by credit card. If you need to mail or fax in your registration, you can also download and complete a registration form. If you register online, do not also mail in a registration form.
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Please Note: CLE credits not reported on webCLE by the published deadline will be subject to an administrative late fee to cover incurred costs.
|To reserve your room, please:|
Reserve Room Online
||Or|| Call the hotel phone reservation number:
011-66-2-207-8000 (when calling from U.S.)
(Code: American Immigration Lawyers Conference)
*AILA room rate includes 10% service charge, 7% VAT tax, buffet breakfast, in-room internet, daily fruit platter, and 4 bottled waters daily. THB 5,000 is approximately USD $152 (subject to change based on the current exchange rate). Please note that the conference hotel room rate promoted on the hotel website and other 3rd party hotel booking sites do not include the 10% service charge and 7% VAT tax.
Hotel Cut-off Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2019**
**Hotel reservations are made on a first-come, first-served basis. Rooms at the AILA rate will sell out before the deadline, so we advise you to make your reservation as early as possible. AILA will not be able to get additional rooms at the AILA rate after the AILA block of rooms fills up.
Travel to BangkokU.S. citizens carrying a tourist passport and in possession of an onward or return airline ticket do not require a visa to enter Thailand. The passport must have at least six months validity remaining to be allowed entry and at least 2 blank pages, especially if traveling to neighboring counties. For the latest travel information, please be sure to visit the U.S. Department of State's Thailand International Travel Information page.
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- Fire Alarm: Evacuate out of the building if instructed. Do not use elevators.
- Minor Illness: Contact AILA staff onsite
- Protest: Contact AILA staff onsite
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- Major Illness: Call Hotel security and AILA staff onsite
- Major Threat: Call 911