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ITB Graduates: The Role of AUSIT- Your Professional Association

August 19, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEST

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This industry training webinar will give ITB Course Graduates an introduction to AUSIT.  

The Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators (AUSIT) is the professional association for Interpreters and Translators.  

2M CEO, Tea Dietterich, will explain: 

  • What is AUSIT? 
  • What does AUSIT do? 
  • What are the benefits of being an AUSIT Member? 
  • What events does AUSIT organise? 
  • How do you get interpreting jobs through AUSIT? 
  • How do you meet other interpreters through AUSIT? 

Speakers

Erika Gonzalez- President, AUSIT

A few words about our guest speaker: Erika Gonzalez started her career as a conference interpreter in Europe, and then combined it with legal interpreting at community level. To deepen her knowledge and understanding of this field, she completed an MA by research on community interpreting at Universidad del País Vasco. In 2006, she was awarded an Endeavour Europe Award by the Department of Education, Science and Training, and came to Australia to do her PhD under Professor Sandra Hale’s supervision. She graduated with a PhD in professionalism and community interpreting in 2013 at the University of New South Wales. Currently Erika is a senior lecturer in Translation and Interpreting at RMIT University. She continues to work as a freelance translator and conference interpreter. She joined the National Council, inspired by her colleagues and the work they do in order to improve the situation of the profession in Australia.

 

Tea Dietterich- CEO, 2M Language Services

Since founding in 1999, 2M has become one of Australasia’s leading language service and language technology providers. Tea is also the President of the Australian Association of Language Companies (AALC), a previous Member of the NAATI TRAC and on current QLD RAC  as well as an AUSIT Senior Practitioner and Fellow. With a focus on engaging and empowering communities, Tea combines industry-leading language technology with best linguistic talent in over 250 languages. Tea is an experienced NAATI-certified Interpreter and Translator in her own right.

Details

Date:
August 19, 2022
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEST
Cost:
Free
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