Schedule: Thursday, 7/14/16

All sessions that offer RID CEUs have also been approved for AOPC CEUs. You must submit your RID transcript to the AOPC with their paperwork to receive AOPC credit.

Visual Schedule Updated 7-10-16

Seminar Descriptions and Presenter Bios Updated 07 10 2016

7:00am – 9:00am

  • Breakfast in exhibit hall
  • Registration in the lobby

8:00am – 12:00pm

  • Trends in Working with DeafBlind People Part 1 by Regan Thibodeau and Christine “Coco” Roschaert
  • Interpreting for People with Atypical Cognition by Joshua Pennise

8:30am – 10:00am

  • Revisiting Register by Luce Aubry

9:00am – 12:00pm

  • Decisions, Decisions, Decisions: Unpacking Interpreting by Lianne Moccia and Betty Colonomos
  • Young at Heart: Excellent Interpreting in Pediatric Healthcare Part 1 by Jackie Emmart
  • Cultural and Linguistic Mismatches on the Front Line by Marlene Elliot, Elizabeth Ballard and Will Hayes

10:30am – 12:00pm

  • Interpreting Advanced Mathematics by Bryon Rowe

12:00pm – 1:30pm

  • Lunch on Your Own

1:30pm – 3:00pm

  • Everything You Always Wanted to Know about the RID Deaf Advisory Council But Were Afraid to Ask by Carol-lee Aquiline

1:30pm – 5:00pm

  • Trends in Working with DeafBlind People Part 2 by Regan Thibdeau and Christine “Coco” Roschaert
  • Pragmatically Speaking: Why Are We Doing This? Part 1 by Judy Cain and Carrie Moore
  • “Tell Me About . . .” Interpreting in Hiring Settings by Alice Harrigan
  • Young at Heart: Excellent Interpreting in Pediatric Healthcare Part 2 by Jackie Emmart
  • The Contribution of Deaf Interpreters to Gatekeeping by Carla Mathers

3:30pm – 5:00pm

  • Nurturing and Strengthening the Interpreters and Transliterators Of Color Family Tree by Jeanette Ocampo Welch

5:00pm – 6:30pm

  • Dinner on Your Own

6:30pm – 8:00pm

  • Charting a Path to Competency in Healthcare Interpreting: Using A Career Lattice to Define Entry to Specialized Practice by Jackie Emhart and Madeleine Eames
  • An Open Forum with the Deaf Caucus by Eileen Forestal

6:30pm – 8:30pm

  • Pragmatically Speaking: Why Are We Doing This? Part 2 by Judy Cain and Carrie Moore

6:30pm – 9:30pm

  • International Interpreting . . . The Adventure of a Lifetime! by Janice Wightman
  • The Aided Community by Andria Alefhi

6:30pm – 10:00pm

  • Interpreting a Jewish Funeral by Karen Staller

8:30pm – 10:00pm

  • Legal Interpreters Member Section by Jenn Flaggs

9:00pm – 11:00pm

  • Open Mic Night in ASL

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