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POSTPONED: Vibrant Communities: Engage, Empower and promote Equity among Victorian CALD Communities

March 15, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm AEST

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Please note this webinar has been postponed to a later date.

Join us in this lunchtime webinar (1:00pm – 2:00pm AEDT) to learn how to leverage CALD communities, innovation, and technology to enable language access beyond barriers.  Find out how you can securely access video interpreters on demand (unscheduled) in migrant, low resource languages, and Auslan. Finally, we unpack the need for ultra-fast messaging in emergency settings, with a case study featuring Emergency Management Victoria.

This webinar is designed for city councils, health services, Victorian state departments, and all corporate and community organisations who are engaging with CALD stakeholders.

Presenters

Tea Dietterich – Founder & CEO, 2M Language Services

Since founding 2M under Multimedia and Languages in 1999, 2M has become Australia’s leading language technology and language service company. Tea leverages people, innovation, and technology to enable time critical language access for CALD and First Nations communities and nationwide in 250+ languages, including Auslan. Tea has extensive board experience, as the President & Chair of AALC, Fellow of AUSIT, immediate past Member of the NAATI TRAC and current NAATI Regional Advisory Council.

Grace Zhou – Head of Language Access

Grace leads CALD language projects and tenders with detailed attention to achieving culturally sensitive and linguistically accurate outcomes. Grace applies her experience to provide advice on culturally appropriate approaches to ensure information reaches communities within a timely manner and through the correct channels. Grace is a NAATI-certified French <> English and German > English translator and interpreter.

 

Details

Date:
March 15, 2023
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm AEST
Cost:
Free

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