Events

The Council brings you several trainings and networking events during AILA's Annual Conference in Orlando from Wednesday, June 19, 2019 – Saturday, June 22, 2019Earn CLE credit during the three sessions taught by our J-1 exchange experts. 

  • Exchange Visitor Program and J-1 Visa: Private Sector Categories 2019 Update  
    Gaylord Palms, AILA Classroom, Hall A, Exhibit Level 
    Thursday, June 20 | 9:45 am–10:45 am 

    Regulatory changes are expected for some of the private sector exchange visitor program categories within the year. Our J-1 visa sponsors walk through anticipated and proposed changes to 22 CFR Part 62, with a focus on program categories with a work-based learning component. CLE credit offered.  

  • Writing a Successful J-1 Training/Internship Placement Plan (DS-7002)  
    Gaylord Palms, AILA Classroom, Hall A, Exhibit Level 
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    hursday, June 20 | 10:40 am–11:40 am 

    J-1 sponsors guide you through helping your clients write this core requirement of any J-1 visa sponsorship application in the intern or trainee category. Come away with CLE credit and clear directions on guiding clients away from accidentally misrepresenting their intentions as an exchange visitor program host. 

  • Ask the Experts: Exchange Visitor Program and J-1 Visa  
    Gaylord Palms, AILA Inspires Theater, Hall A, Exhibit Level
    Friday, June 21 | 4:05 pm–5:05 pm 

    Our open forum provides a platform for you to raise questions about policy, regulatory, and case studies on the Exchange Visitor Program and J-1 visas. This CLE credit session includes an opportunity to submit questions in advance or ask in-person. Come for CLE and stay for refreshments!