NATA CONNECT, located in Bayside D at the Mandalay Bay South Convention Center, has everything you need to link up with your peers while at convention.


Registration/Member Services Information

Your one-stop destination for registration, member support and general information.



Visit the AT Expo, featuring more than 325 exhibitors, to see what new and innovative products and services are being showcased for the athletic training profession!


Gather Lounge

Last year NATA launched Gather, an online community where members from around the globe can connect with other ATs both personally and professionally.  This year at NATA 2019, experience it live at the Gather Lounge, located in the center of Connect Hall.  Whether you want to relax, chat with peers or meet up with friends, stop by the Gather Lounge anytime during convention.


Hall of Fame Booth

Stop by the Hall of Fame booth to learn more about the newest Hall of Fame inductees and to discuss athletic training’s past and future with living legends of the profession.



Don’t miss out on the NATAGEAR Store this year – we will have polos, hoodies, T-shirts and more only available at convention!


Hot Product Pavilion

View the best-selling products exhibitors are offering at the AT Expo and discover the latest innovations offered to the athletic training profession.


NATA Foundation Booth

Visit the booth to learn more about the important work the NATA Foundation is doing on behalf of your profession.


NATA Foundation Silent Auction

Stop by the Silent Auction to browse and bid on an array of valuable items including sports memorabilia, pop culture memorabilia, autographed photos, professional development, travel and events.


NATA Foundation Posters

View the latest research and clinical case studies advancing the profession of athletic training.



Stop by the DJ booth to request your favorite songs, and participate in fun games and giveaways!



Visit the NATAPAC booth to get engaged with NATA’s political action committee and our efforts to support candidates who support the athletic training profession.


NATA Advocacy

Come by the NATA Advocacy booth to get your NPI number, participate in our advocacy activities and learn more about what is happening at NATA.



Stop by the ATs Care counter to meet your ATs Care peer supporters and learn more about the initiative.


NATA Scientific Journals

The Athletic Training Education Journal and the Journal of Athletic Training offer original research and other relevant articles for athletic trainers in all settings and at all levels of experience.



Stop by the Go4Ellis kiosk to learn more about the newly relaunched app that connects athletic trainers directly with per diem work.


School Supply Drive

During NATA 2019 we’re proud to partner with Project 150, which helps more than 6,300 registered and non-registered homeless, displaced and disadvantaged high school students face their daily challenges by connecting with them at the community level and delivering critically needed supplies to high schools in the Nevada area.  View the list of school supplies needed, pack them with you and drop them off at the Project 150 bin inside the NATA Connect Hall!