HLAA Virtual Convention, June 24-26

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This three-day event (June 24-26) will be jam-packed with the same robust educational workshops, innovative HLAA exhibitors, and unique networking opportunities you are used to having at HLAA Conventions.

Complimentary HLAA Convention Registration for Veterans

We are pleased to announce that HLAA 2021 Virtual Convention registration is OPEN!

Join us June 24-26 to learn the latest about hearing health, communication access and the technologies and strategies that help people with hearing loss live well. This three-day event includes a research symposium on Hearing Care for All, and robust workshops on advances in hearing aids, accessibility through mobile devices, hearing access in the workplace and more.

An interactive Exhibit Hall will allow participants to talk one-on-one with industry representatives about the latest in assistive technologies. Participants can create a profile to chat with other attendees, view live workshops and interact with exhibitors on our virtual platform by Showcare.

If you have hearing loss, know someone who does, are a hearing health care professional, or are part of the HLAA network of advocates and volunteers, this is an event you will not want to miss.

Register now through June 15 for $35.

  • Beginning June 16, registration is $45.

Future HLAA Conventions

2022: Tampa, June 23-25, JW Marriott Tampa

2023: New Orleans, June 27-July 2, New Orleans Marriott

FCC Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel to Give Keynote Remarks

Thursday, June 24, 3-3:20 p.m. ET

FCC Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel will be giving the keynote remarks at the Welcome Session. The FCC plays an important role in ensuring that people with hearing loss have access to telecommunications to keep everyone connected. HLAA is pleased to have the FCC Acting Chairwoman share her thoughts as we welcome everyone to the virtual convention.

D.J. Demers Entertains at the Happy Hour Meet and Greet

Thursday, June 24, 4:45 – 6 p.m. ET

HLAA welcomes stand-up comedian D.J. Demers to perform stand-up comedy and host our Happy Hour Meet and Greet. Grab a beverage for an evening of fun, games and prizes.


Here's what you can expect at the Convention

Research Symposium

Hearing Care for All: Innovations in Extending the Reach of Hearing Care

The Research Symposium will feature talks by national leaders in hearing care that bring a range of expertise to meeting the hearing care needs of Americans. A panel of community-based health care providers add a frontline perspective to this important discussion.

Convention Workshops covering:

  • Wireless Accessibility: Finding Mobile Devices and Features that Work for You

  • Hearing Aids: Over-the-counter (OTC), Direct-to-consumer (DTC) and Connectivity

  • The Latest in Digital Inclusion Technologies

  • Communication Access in Health Care

  • The Promise of Next-Generation Bluetooth Connectivity


  • An interactive Exhibit Hall where participants can view products and chat with informed representatives.

  • Happy Hour Meet and Greet: where you will be entertained, inspired and have the chance to connect with other participants.

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