Preliminary Schedule

 

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

Room A: Consecutive Interpretation Workshop - Virginia Valencia 

3:30 p.m

Room B: Mindfulness, Self-Care, and Concepts of Mind - Daigan Gaither

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

Room A: Consecutive Interpretation Workshop - Virginia Valencia 

5:30 p.m.

Room B: The Private Sector - Angie Birchfield

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

Room A:

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.

Room B:

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

Room A:

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.

Room B:

Anatomy of a Toxicology Report - Gloria Rivera

2:00 p.m.

Room C:

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

- Lorena Pike

3:30 p.m.

Coffee Break

4:00 p.m.

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

4:00 p.m.

Room B: Medical Interpreting in Industrial Medicine - Carlos Garcia

4:00 p.m.

Room C: Improvisation Techniques for Interpreters - Ines Swaney

6:00 p.m.

Special Event: Welcome Cocktail Party - Hotel Pavillion (if weather permits)

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

7:00 p.m.

Special Event: Dinner Party - International Ballroom

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

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

8:30 a.m.

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

8:30 a.m.

Room C: Consecutive Interpretation Workshop - Virginia Valencia

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.

Room A: TBA

10:20 a.m.

Room B: Diversification and Disruption in Medical Interpreting - Izabel Souza

10:20 a.m.

Room C: Consecutive Interpretation Workshop - Virginia Valencia

11:50 a.m.

Lunch Break

Keynote Address

Honorable Dana Leigh Marks, President

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

Room A: Depositions and the Court Interpreter - Ines Swaney

1:00 p.m.

Room B: Ethical Decision-Making in Medicine: Your Role as A Healthcare Interpreter - Gayle Tang

1:00 p.m.

Room C: TBA

2:30 p.m

Coffee Break

3:00 p.m.

 Room A: TBA

3:00 p.m.

Room B: TBA

4:30 p.m.

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