AGM & Conference Programme

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Friday, Sept 14 (AGM)

efsli Annual General Meeting (AGM)

The efsli General Meeting (AGM) is open to full members of efsli (National associations of Sign Language Interpreters), and onlookers and observers. Only full members of efsli have the right to vote at the AGM.

If you would like to attend the AGM as an onlooker or as an observer, please do not forget to register by choosing the best option for you.

10.00 – 17.00

 

Annual General Meeting

 

19.00

 

Dinner

 

 

 

Participants arrive for conference

 

Saturday, Sept 15
08.00 – 09.00 Registration
09.00 – 09.30 Ivana Bucko

European Forum of Sign Language Interpreters (efsli) – president

Opening address and welcome

09.30 – 10.10 Markku Jokinen

European Union of the Deaf (EUD) – president

Keynote Speaker

10.10 – 10.40 MaryFaith Autumn (UK)

What’s All This Business?

An exploration of interpreted talk in the workplace

10.40 – 11.10 Malin Tesfazion (Sweden)

Cooperation challenges:

Signed Language interpreters working with deaf and hearing signers

11.10 – 11.40 Coffee break
11.40 – 13.00 Panel presentation

Moderator: To be confirmed

Lorraine Leeson, Haaris Sheikh (Ireland),

Christian Rathmann (Germany),

Chris Peters (Germany), Audrey Cameron (UK)

DESIGNS: Perspectives on Deaf people’s access to employment through interpreters


Anna Komarova, Ekaterina Golovanova, Liliya Ionichevskaya (Russia)

Challenges for sign language interpreting in employment settings in Moscow


Patricia Bruck, Elke Schaumberger (Austria)

Designated Interpreting in an Austrian Pharmacy: The Views of the parties concerned


Yvonne Waddell (UK)

Holding the Reins: Coordinating BSL Interpreting at Scotland’s National Advisory Group

13.00 – 13.30 Marija Kefelja (Croatia)

Perspective on interpreting in job interviews

13.30 – 14.30 Lunch break
14.10 – 15.10 Poster Presentation
15.10 – 16.40 Parallel Session: Workshop – Presentation

Workshop 1 (Room 1)

Emmy Kauling (The Netherlands)

He’s a professional “something” – Co- constructing professional identities through interpreted professional discourse


Workshop 2 (Room 2)

Hilde Haualand, Vibeke Bo (Norway)

Deaf professionals and interpreters: A match made in heaven – or making it work?

16.45 – 17.00 Coffee break
17.00 – 18.15 Parallel Session: Workshop – Presentation

Workshop 3 (Room 1)

Katharina Cordts, Kristin Pelikan (Germany)

Designated Interpreters -needs, demands and presuppositions in European countries

Workshop 4 (Room 2)

Sarah Bown, Kristiaan Dekesel (UK)

‘Great expectations’: Do interpreted job interviews affect the employability opportunities of Deaf candidates?

20.15 Gala Dinner – Entertainment

Workshops will be available in the official conference languages:

International Sign, Croatian Sign Language, English/Croatian, English/Russian

 

Poster Sessions
Details of poster sessions will appear here.
Sunday, Sept 16th
09.15 – 09.10 Welcome
09.10 – 09.40 Veera Wusu (Finland)

Workplace interpreting for deaf professionals: Higher demands for interpreters and the service structure

09.40 – 11.00 Panel Presentation II Moderator: To be confirmedMaya de Wit (The Netherlands)Making it work: applying interpreters’ professional standards at high-level meetings


Yvonne Waddell (UK)

Holding the reins: Coordinating BSL Interpreting at Scotland’s National Advisory Group


Sigrid Jacobs, Tanja Plankensteiner (Germany)

What if both are hired? – A look at team work between interpreters


Tiffany Taylor (USA)

Designated Interpreting – Navigating Medicine, Science and Research in a Medical Center

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee break
11.30 – 12.30 Nóra Ungár (Hungary)

Is the SL Interpreter an Asset or an Accessory?

11.30 – 12.30 Emeline Arcambal (France)

The sign language interpreter in institutional meetings: difficulties, “shared known” and tactics

12.30 – 13.10

 

13.10 – 13.30

Closing Remarks

 

Closing Ceremony

Workshops will be available in the official conference languages:

International Sign, Croatian Sign Language, English/Croatian, English/Russian

 

Poster Sessions
Details of poster sessions will appear here.

 

 

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