Algarve, Portugal 14-19 October 2018

Get Involved

Volunteer at the Conference


Interested in volunteering at the conference this year?
 Lindsay Rubincam to find out where you can help out!


Judging Team


Would you like to be a judge for the 2018 IMATA Conference in Portugal?


We are looking for a diverse group of IMATA members to form a comprehensive panel of judges. There will be a team of six to eight judges that will vote on who will receive the AWARDS for papers and posters presented at the conference.



We are looking for IMATA members with all levels of experience.


Criteria needed to be met to be selected as a judge:

  • Be an Active or Professional IMATA member in GOOD standing
  • NOT presenting or authoring a paper or poster this year
  • Have NOT been a judge in the past 3 years
  • Able to attend ALL formal presentations and view all posters
  • Able to keep your identity as a judge a SECRET for entire conference
  • Attended a minimum of two annual IMATA Conferences


If you meet these criteria, please apply here:


All judges will receive 50% discounted conference registration and a GIFT OF THANKS.



Conference Committee


The Conference Committee's Mission


To serve as a resource for Vice Presidents and Regional Coordinators to help create the BEST annual conference and regional workshops by providing insight, training and coordinating the resources necessary to accomplish these goals.


Members who are interested in more information on this committee should visit: