Who We Are. The Textbook & Academic Authors Association (TAA) provides a wide range of professional development resources, events, and networking opportunities for textbook authors and authors of scholarly journal articles and books.
TAA Conference FAQs
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Do I have to be a TAA member to attend?
No, you do not have to be a member. TAA annual conferences are open to members and non-members. Non-member registration includes a one-year membership in TAA. Members receive a discount on registration.
Q: What do registration fees include?
Two-day registration includes all sessions, continental breakfast both days, Thursday evening’s Wine & Cheese Reception, and Friday evening’s Textbook Awards Ceremony & Reception.
One-day registration includes all sessions, one continental breakfast, and one evening reception.
Q: Can I register for just one day?
Yes. There is a one-day rate available for both TAA members and non-members.
Q: How do I know if I’m registered?
All attendees will receive an email confirmation upon completing the registration form. This confirmation/receipt verifies your contact information and how much you have paid. Please print your receipt for your records. If you do not receive an email confirmation, please email Maureen.Foerster@TAAonline.net or call (530) 864-3538.
Q: Where do I pick up my registration materials?
Attendees can pick up their registration materials at the conference registration desk starting Friday morning at 7:15 a.m.
Q: What is the appropriate dress for the conference?
Q: How can I learn more about the program?
The program will be posted on the TAA conference website on December 1.
Q: What networking opportunities are available at the conference?
The TAA conference features the following networking opportunities:
Thursday Evening, June 8: Wine & Cheese Welcome Reception
Friday Evening, June 9: Textbook Awards Ceremony & Reception
Q: How can I stay informed about the conference prior to attending?
Visit the conference website often! You will also receive emails with conference updates and announcements.
Q: Where can I find hotel and travel information?