ATD changed its name from ASTD, and I want to learn more about the journey. KB Admin, ATD Updated January 19, 2018 17:51 Follow To learn more about ATD’s name change, please visit www.astdnews.org. Related articles Who are we? What does the phrase talent development mean? Can I bring a guest to the general session? When does the last session end so I know when to schedule my return flight? What are ATD's vision and mission?