Registration form: AIIC Legal Interpreting Committee | Symposium: Legal interpreting – Challenges and Solutions in the US and Europe

Venue:
Judicial Council of California
455 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco

Date:
5 – 8 June 2018

 

PROGRAMME

Tuesday, 5th June, Great Hall

17:00: Reception and Exhibition opening
“One trial – four languages. The pioneers of simultaneous interpreting”


Wednesday, 6th June,
Auditorium

9:30 – 10:30: Introduction
Christiane Driesen, Chair of the AIIC Legal Interpreting Committee
Representative of the Judicial Council (tbc)

10:30 – 11:00: Coffee break

11:00 – 12:30: The US court system
Chair: Olivia Reinshagen-Hernandez, US Associate Member of the AIIC Legal Interpreting Committee
Speaker: (tbc)

12:30 – 14:00: Lunch break

14:00 – 15:15: Training and CPD of legal interpreters
Chair: Christiane Driesen, Chair of the AIIC Legal Interpreting Committee
Speakers:
Indigenous Language Interpreter Cases in U.S. Courts
Paula Navarro-Gomez | Conference Interpreter and Translator, Federally & CA State Certified Interpreter, Member of AIIC, Adjunct Professor at Middlebury Institute of International Studies, Monterey
The Many Faces of Interpreting: Training Interpreters of Indigenous Languages
Ester Navarro-Hall | Court (Federal, CA), medical (CA) interpreter, Adjunct Professor at Middlebury Institute of International Studies, Monterey

15:15 – 15:45: Coffee break

15:45 – 17:00: Ethics and standards
Chair: Liese Katschinka, Member of the AIIC Legal Interpreting Committee
Speaker:
Applied Ethics in Legal Settings
Julie Johnson | Free-lance conference interpreter, legal interpreter, professor at Middlebury Institute of International Studies, Monterey


Thursday, 7th June, 
Sequoia

9:30 – 11:00: Status of the Legal Interpreting Profession in the US and in Europe
Chair: Liese Katschinka, Member of the AIIC Legal Interpreting Committee
Speakers:
Status of the Legal Interpreting Profession in the US
Gladys Matthews | Chair of the NAJIT Board of Directors
Rob Cruz | Executive Director of NAJIT

11:00 – 11:30: Coffee break

11:30 – 13:00: Building Bridges – Conference to Court
Chair: George Drummond, Member of the AIIC Legal Interpreting Committee
Speaker:
Katty Kauffman | Member of AIIC and NAJIT, Member of AIIC’s VEGA Network

13:00 – 14:00: Lunch break

14:00 – 15:30: Visit to Exhibition “One trial – four languages. The pioneers of simultaneous interpreting”


Friday, 8th June

10:00 – 11:30: Supreme court tours – limited to 20 persons per tour
14:00 – 15:30 Entrance: 350 McAllister St.


Download programme as PDF

 

Registration fees

Regular participants: $ 180
Students: $ 70

The registration fee covers attendance of the symposium, the reception on Tuesday, the Supreme Court tour on Friday, coffee breaks.

Payments possible only via PayPal (please add a transfer charge of $ 5 to the registration fee) at PayPal.Me/katschinka. No refunds are possible for cancellations after 15 May 2018.

Registration should reach us by 25 May 2018.

Please use the registration form below.

 

 

 

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