AIIC events around the world - February

Photos from AIIC events, training sessions, seminars and get-togethers during February 2019

Photo credits: Julia Poger

Snapshots from some of the numerous events involving AIIC's regional bureaux, committees and groups worldwide during February

AIIC South America: Spanish C Course - Buenos Aires

The AIIC South America Spanish C course was held in in Buenos Aires from 11 –14 February with the collaboration of the Colegio de Traductores Públicos de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires. Instructor Olga ÁlvarezBarr delivered the course, with the participation of English and Portuguese A monitors, to interpreters from Argentina, Italy, Brazil, Chile, and France. The course offered intensive simultaneous practice into English or Portuguese, exposing attendees to varieties of Spanish from Latin America and the Caribbean, with a focus on accent, lexis, structure, and culture.

AIIC Training of Trainers - Rome

Led by Raquel Schaitza and Julia Poger, a seminar on "Feedback-giving: Honing our skills" was held in Rome from 1 – 4 February. The AIIC course offered a unique opportunity for trainers to think about the feedback and exchange experience, while discussing theoretical issues and doing practical exercises based on real student interpreting performances.


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