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December 2020

West Midlands Presents… Stephanie Feyne – Is it time to register interpreting agencies?

December 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free 10 spots left

West Midlands Presents… is extremely proud to welcome Stephanie Feyne to discuss ethical practices of interpreting agencies in the UK and US.   In the ever-growing industry of interpreting agencies, sign language interpreters and the Deaf community might become afterthoughts. Stephanie Feyne calls for greater ethical scrutiny and consideration of agency certification. Come and participate in a forward thinking, positive conversation with interpreters, referral agencies and members of the deaf community. We will think about what we know and what we…

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September 2021

West Midlands – Unconscious Bias

25th September 2021 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Carrs Lane Church and Conference Centre, Carrs Lane
Birmingham, West Midlands B4 7SX United Kingdom
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£150.00 9 tickets left

Ticket price £150 ASLI Members: £100 email Danielle Hansbury - [email protected] for your discount code. Exploring Unconscious Bias: An introductory workshop for Sign Language Interpreters & Translators Unconscious Bias (UB) is increasingly in the news, as an explanation for people’s discriminatory behaviour and as a way of addressing such behaviour, e.g. through UB training. Interpreters have said that training would be useful to help understand more about UB, and so this is a workshop to address that. Discussion of UB then naturally leads us…

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