Preliminary Schedule

 

Friday, October 6 
2:30 p.m. Registration
3:30 p.m

International Room: Consecutive Interpretation Workshop. Part 1 - Virginia Valencia 

3:30 p.m

California Room: Standards and Protocol in the Private Sector. Part 1 - Angie Birchfield

5:00 p.m Coffee Break
5:30 p.m.

International RoomConsecutive Interpretation Workshop. Part 2 - Virginia Valencia 

5:30 p.m.

California RoomStandards and Protocol in the Private Sector. Part 2 - Angie Birchfield

7:00 p.m.

Dinner

   
Saturday, October 7 
7:30 a.m. Registration
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m.

International Room:

The Reality of Team interpreting versus Best Practices. Part 1: Real Dilemmas and How to Resolve Them

- Athena Matilsky and Agustin De La Mora

8:30 a.m.

Pacific Room:

Class Action Lawsuits: Terminology and Translation Pitfalls - Lorena Pike

8:30 a.m.

California Room:

1996 to Today: The Making of the CHIA Standards Publication and the Professionalization of Healthcare Interpreters

- Beverly Treumann

10:00 a.m.

Coffee Break

10:20 a.m.

Saturday Plenary Address

Court Language Access Implementation Task Force & VRI Project

11:50 a.m.

Lunch Break

2:00 p.m

International Room:

The Reality of Team interpreting versus Best Practices. Part 2: Real Dilemmas and How to Resolve Them

- Athena Matilsky and Agustin De La Mora

2:00 p.m.

Pacific Room:

Identifying Speakers of Indigenous Languages: Strategies for Spanish Interpreters In and Out of Court

- Lorena Pike

2:00 p.m.

California Room:

Comparative Analysis on National Medical Interpreter Certification Processes: What to Do to Get Certified

- Carlos Garcia 

3:30 p.m.

Coffee Break

4:00 p.m.

International Room: Competence in T&I: Effective Solutions to Common Challenges - Daniel Tamayo

4:00 p.m.

Pacific Room: Improvisation Techniques for Interpreters - Ines Swaney

4:00 p.m.

California Room: Medical Interpreting in Industrial Medicine - Carlos Garcia

6:00 p.m.

Special Event: Welcome Cocktail Party

Two free drinks per attendee (beer, wine or soft drink)

7:00 p.m.

Special Event: Dinner Party - International Ballroom

   
Sunday, October 8
7:45 a.m. Breakfast  | Registration
8:30 a.m.

International Room: Interpreting for Victims of Rape and Domestic Violence - Alvaro Vergara-Mery, PhD, CMI

8:30 a.m.

Pacific Room: Consecutive Interpretation Workshop. Part 1 - Virginia Valencia

8:30 a.m.

California Room: Sight Translation: It’s Like Simultaneous With Training Wheels! - Athena Matilsky

10:00 a.m.

Coffee Break. 

10:00 a.m.

Book Presentation 

Intercultural Mediation in Healthcare: From the Professional Medical Interpreters’ Perspective. 

10:20 a.m.

Pacific Room: Consecutive Interpretation Workshop. Part 2 - Virginia Valencia

10:20 a.m.

California Room: Interpreting Culture: The Cultural Work of the Professional Medical Interpreters - Izabel Souza

11:50 a.m.

Lunch Break

Keynote Address

Honorable Dana Leigh Marks, President

National Association of Immigration Judges
1:00 p.m.

International Room: Ethical Decision-Making in Medicine: Your Role as a Healthcare Interpreter - Gayle Tang

1:00 p.m.

Pacific Room: Depositions and the Court Interpreter - Ines Swaney

2:30 p.m

Coffee Break

3:00 p.m.

International Room: Competence in T&I: Effective Solutions to Common Challenges - Daniel Tamayo

3:00 PM

Cinematic Memory: Techniques To Improve Confidence and Ease of Recall - Agustin de la Mora

4:30 p.m.

Sign Out