The ATypI or Association Typographique Internationale (the International Typography Association) is an international non-profit organisation dedicated to typography and type design. A primary activity of the association is an annual conference, held in a different city each year. It is organised with the help of local members and institutions, often universities or colleges.
In addition, ATypI want to:
promote contemporary digital fonts
encourage outstanding typography and typographic design
campaign for the protection of typeface designs
influence legislators around the world