22nd Annual Educational Conference

"Give Your Skills a Booster"

May 13-14, 2022 in San Jose, CA


Online registration for the 2022 Annual Education Conference "Give Your Skills a Booster" is now open! Click here to view rates and register.

COVID Comfort

The CHIA Conference Committee is working to assure that all attendees will feel comfortable attending this in-person event:

Conference Venue

This year's conference venue is the San Jose Marriot. Discounted block room rates are available. Click here for hotel details.


The 22nd Annual Educational Conference will feature an exciting lineup of presenters from across the country! This will include interactive workshops, breakout sessions, poster presentations, dedicated time to visit Sponsors & Exhibitors, a Friday evening networking reception, our non-stop dance party, the CHIA awards ceremony, and our signature closing ceremony raffle. Click here for details.


CHIA will apply for CEUs from CCHI, IMIA/NBCMI, RID and WA-DSHS.

Sponsors & Exhibitors

Various levels of sponsorship and exhibit tables are available. Click here for details.


Nominate yourself or a colleague for...

Recipients will be awarded at the annual conference. Nominations are due April 8, 2022.


Workshops and breakout sessions: Most attendees choose "business casual" for this event. We recommend comfortable shoes for moving from one session to another.

Networking reception and dance party: This is a chance to dress up and put on your dancing shoes! Cocktail attire is appropriate.

Did you know that we have CHIA t-shirts, hoodies and more available? Check out our merch!

ADA Accommodations

Please notify CHIA at least 2 weeks prior to the event date to coordinate any accommodations for disabilities: conference@chiaonline.org. Note that the conference venue also should be notified of any necessary accommodations.

Dietary Considerations

If you have special dietary needs, you will be able to indicate them upon conference registration. CHIA will then communicate these needs to the hotel. The hotel is experienced at accommodating vegan, gluten-free, kosher, hilal, allergies, etc.

Explore San Jose!

Whether you choose to travel alone, with colleagues or with family, there are ample opportunities for adventure and relaxation in San Jose! Click here to explore.


Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

Amethyst Sponsors






Medical Communication Ambassadors

National Council on Interpreting in Health Care

Stanford Children’s Health

Stanford Health Care
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