Schedule Terminology

Idea Festival

  • Three one-hour keynote style sessions designed to inspire and challenge attendees to think about a current industry challenge or opportunity in new ways. The Idea Festivals tackle the biggest issues and/or opportunities facing the title insurance and settlement industry today.

Knowledge Communities

  • Three 30-minute roundtable problem solving discussions led by an ALTA Facilitator immediately following each of the Idea Festivals. These discussions stem from the industry challenge presented in the corresponding Idea Festival.

Career Advancement Talks

  • These 45-minute talks focus on an individual’s professional growth. There will be a total of 9 unique talks offered at ALTA SPRINGBOARD. Please consult the schedule for specific topics and times.


  • The ultimate knowledge sharing and networking tool available to conference-goers! These purposeful conversations connect attendees in either 45-minute group conversations or 30-minute one-on-one conversations. Attendees are encouraged to create a profile and request braindates or offer topics of their own on a special networking platform. To access the Braindate platform, please go to and log in with the same email address that you used to register for ALTA SPRINGBOARD. Attendees can create and sign up for braindates in advance or while onsite. Braindates will take place in the Braindate Lounge, where there will be on-site support.