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CIOL AGM & Members' Day 2018

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QEII Conference Centre

Broad Sanctuary

London

SW1P 3EE

United Kingdom

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8:45am
Arrival for AGM attendees – registration and tea/coffee

9:15am-10:15am
CIOL AGM

9:30am
All other delegates to arrive – registration and tea/coffee

10:15am-10:45am
Opening of Members' Day in the St James Room
Welcome and session on 'Making the most of your CIOL membership'

10:45am-11:45am
First seminar – see choice of four sessions below

12:00pm-1:00pm
Second seminar – see choice of four sessions below

1:00pm-2:20pm
Buffet lunch

2:30pm-2:45pm
CIOL – the year ahead
Karen Stokes FCIL CL, Chair of Council

2:45pm-3:45pm
Threlford Lecture – presented by Joanna Drugan, Professor of Translation at the University of East Anglia.
Crime and Translation an overview of new research about the critical role played by linguists in the investigation of serious crime.

4:00pm-5:00pm
Drinks reception



Seminars

Delivered twice at 10:45am and 12:00pm unless otherwise stated

1a. CIOL membership: your career partner for life - a session for students and career-starters
Find out how CIOL membership has helped members in their career paths
Panel discussion led by Karen Stokes FCIL CL, Chair of Council, with Jo Durning (MCIL), Claire Selden (MCIL), Adam Dewhirst (Career Affiliate) and Nicholas Nicou (ACIL)
(delivered once at 10:45am)

1b. Mentoring platform - details to be confirmed
(delivered once at 12:00pm)

2. Client Relationships and Communications for freelancers
Presented by Konstantin Kisin, Kisin Language Services

3. Translation/Localisation for IKEA
'More møbler for your money': find out the challenges translators face when translating IKEA's Swedish terms into English.
Presented by Ian Hinchliffe, translator and former IKEA catalogue copywriter

4. Languages after Brexit – all presenters in these two sessions are contributors to the new book Languages after Brexit – how the UK speaks to the world

4, Part 1: Trouble with English?
Presented by Jennifer Jenkins, Professor of Global Englishes at the University of Southampton
(delivered once at 10:45am)

4, Part 2: Panel discussion on the future of languages in the UK post-Brexit
Led by Tim Connell, with Rene Koglbauer, Helen Campbell, and Jennifer Jenkins
(delivered once at 12:00pm)

We reserve the right to change the programme at any time.

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QEII Conference Centre

Broad Sanctuary

London

SW1P 3EE

United Kingdom

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