The American Knife & Tool Institute has been the advocacy voice of the entire knife community since 1998, ensuring that Americans will always be able to make, buy, sell, own, carry and use knives and edged tools. AKTI is recognized worldwide as the most respected, credible and accurate source of knife legislation information, legislative input, and industry information. We have a successful, proven record of accomplishments in making effective changes to restrictive knife laws and promoting reasonable and responsible laws and enforcement. AKTI promotes knives as an essential and valuable tool in everyday life. We educate the public, lawmakers and law enforcement about knives, knife safety, knife laws and knife-related issues.
Time to Book Hotel Rooms
The American Knife & Tool Institute will be back in Atlanta, Ga., in 2015 for the Blade Show at the Cobb Galleria. Be sure to visit our booth #17. We have arranged a block of hotel rooms for Blade Show 2015 at the Marriott Atlanta Northwest at Galleria.
Atlanta Northwest at Galleria
200 Interstate North Parkway SE
Atlanta, GA 30339
(1.7 mi to Cobb Galleria/ 5 minutes)
The AKTI Board meeting will be held at this hotel on Thursday,
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AKTI monitors laws and regulations on the national level and in all 50 states. Read about our successes ensuring your right to own, carry and use knives and edged tools.