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Translation and Interpreting Careers Event

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University of Liverpool, Department of Chemistry, Gossage Lecture Theatre

Crown Street

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L69 7ZD

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Would you like a career in translation and interpreting?

Organised by the University of Liverpool and Routes into Languages North West, this conference features talks from speakers from international and national institutions about the wide variety of careers in translation and interpreting.

A full programme of the day is detailed below:

11.00am - Arrival & Registration

11.20am - Welcome & Opening Careers Talk by Diane Appleton (University of Liverpool Careers and Employability Service)

11.40am - Stephen Turkington (Language Officer at European Commission in London): Translating for the European Union

12.10pm - Helen Campbell - (Director of the National Network for Interpreting): Working as a conference interpreter in International Organisations

12.40pm - Kirsty Heimerl-Moggan - (Course Leader, MA Interpreting & Translation at the University of Central Lancashire): Routes into International Conference Interpreting

01.10pm - Lunch

1.45pm - James Peel – (Freelance Translator): Working with Premier League footballers

2.15pm - Karl McLaughlin - (Senior Lecturer Manchester Metropolitan University): Interpreting in the world of High Diplomacy: a view from the inside

2.45pm - Simone Schroth – (Freelance Translator): Languages and more: Working as a freelance translator

3.15pm - Imanol González Interpreting Studies: What Made Me Wanting to be an Interpreter.

3.45pm - Q & A -Networking

4.00pm - Event Close

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

For more information about the event, please contact Jordi Sánchez at jords@liverpool.ac.uk
or Anke Bohm at abohm@liverpool.ac.uk


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