20th Annual Latino Youth Leadership Conference | November 2, 2019 | Emory University

For the past 19 years, the Latin American Association (LAA) has been inspiring students to pursue higher education and follow their dreams. The LAA’s annual Latino Youth Leadership Conference is an exciting day full of high energy, inspiration, motivational speakers, practical tips for college, workshops and a college and career fair for Latino middle and high school students from across Georgia.  This year’s Latino Youth Leadership Conference will be held on November 2nd , 2019 at Emory University- .  This event is free for Middle and  High school students, teachers and parents.

Over 2,300 students, parents and teachers attend the Latino Youth Leadership Conference each year. The event offers sponsors and exhibitors exposure to Latino teens and access to this important market. In 2018, top sponsors included Chick-fil-A Foundation, Brace Family Foundation, Atlanta United F.C., Delta Air Lines, Wells Fargo, Castan & Lecca, Los Bravos, Georgia Foundation, The Home Depot, United Way, Rotary Club of Buckhead, Cruz & Asociados, UPS, Macy’s and more.

The Latin American Association is proud to open the registration page for the 20th Annual Latino Youth Leadership Conference.  The information below will provide you with all the necessary information to complete the registration process. 

Please follow the steps below to register for the 20th annual Latino Youth Leadership Conference! Space is limited.

Step one:

Please click on the links below to register as a student, teacher or mentor guide. At this time parents DO NOT have to register online, they are able to register at the event.

Please see required student permission form information below. Registration to this event is FREE and includes both breakfast and lunch at no cost.

Please select one of the links below to register.


To REGISTER, please click here

To download the PERMISSION FORM, please click here: English form and Spanish form


To REGISTER, please click here

To download the PERMISSION FORM, please click here in English and in Spanish


To REGISTER, please click here


To REGISTER, please click here


Step two:

Please print a student permission form.

To download the PERMISSION FORM, please click here in English and in Spanish and bring it with you the day of the conference filled out and signed by a parent/legal guardian. Students without a signed permission form will not be admitted into the conference.


For more information on sponsorship and exhibitor booths, contact Andrew Englund at aenglund@thelaa.org or at events@thelaa.org or call 404.638.1820.

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