Save the Date: Conference November 2017
Save the date! 24th to 26th November 2017
SIGNS OF PROFESSIONALISM
A conference reflecting on 25 years of NZSL interpreting, teaching, and development.
AUT, along with partners NZSLTA, SLIANZ, and Victoria University of Wellington, will be hosting a 3-day conference in Auckland in November 2017. We will be celebrating the 25 years running of the sign language interpreting programme at AUT, and the development and progress of NZSL teaching and interpreting in NZ.
We hope you can come and celebrate with us. More details to come soon!
Save the Date: SLIANZ AGM 2017
This is the date and location for SLIANZ AGM 2017:
SLIANZ Annual General Meeting & PD event
Saturday, 29 July 2017
213-223 Cuba Street, Wellington
PD EVENT - Feb 2017: EXPLORING EMERGING PARADIGMS in INTERPRETING PRACTICE
Interpreting in Religious Settings: Skill development workshop
Have you ever found yourself interpreting in a church or a religious setting and felt out of your depth? Or are you worried about the day when you may find yourself in that situation? Whether it be a wedding, funeral, baby christening, or even just interpreting a karakia, this workshop is for you. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to receive P.D from two very experienced Australian interpreter trainers.
This workshop will focus on the meaning behind Catholic teachings and traditions as a foundation to learning practical skills for interpreting in religious situations
Trainers: Chevoy Sweeney and Nicole Clark
Saturday 1 October 10 - 4
Sunday 2 October 9 - 12
PD opportunity - 24 June 2016
LinguistPD wish to inform SLIANZ members of the following PD opportunity:
Interpreting in medical settings - Are we really prepared? presented by Byron Campbell.
The webinar will be held on Thursday 23 June 2016 @ 7.30pm UK time (Friday 24 @ 6.30am NZ time) however the webinar can be viewed at any time after this date.
Here is the link for the webinar http://linguistpd.co.uk/upcoming-webinars/interpreting-in-medical-settings-are-we-really-prepared/
SLIANZ AGM 2016
SLIANZ AGM will to be held on Sunday 3rd July at Orakei Marae as part of our conference proceedings
Here is the 2016 AGM Proxy form. If you are unable to attend this year's AGM please fill out the form and send it to the Secretary by Friday 1st July 2016
SLIANZ CONFERENCE 2016
EARLY-BIRD REGISTRATIONS CLOSE 12 June 2016!! register here
Te Ao Maori & The Sign Language Interpreter
1st - 3rd July 2016
Please note: a powhiri will be held at 4pm Friday 1st July and 8am Saturday 2nd July. All attendees should attend a powhiri as well as the Poroporoaki on Sunday which will finish no later than 3.30pm
REGISTRATION FORM & PAYMENT DUE: 24th June 2016