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ASLIA National Conference 2021 – Strength in Diversity 

Friday 10th September – Monday 13th September 2021

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Friday 10th September:

You asked for workshops, we will deliver!

In line with the conference theme of ‘Strength in Diversity’ we are: Opening up Diverse Communities

ASLIA NSW will provide simultaneous workshops exploring working with the following communities:

  • Muslim
  • Deafblind
  • Indigenous


Friday 10th September – Sunday 12th September:

ASLIA National Conference 2021

This includes the Friday Night Welcome, JW Flynn Oration and ASLIA AGM; also the main conference sessions throughout Saturday and Sunday, with our Gala Dinner being held on the evening of Saturday 11th September.


Sunday 12th September:

Inaugural Auslan Teachers Conference

For the first time ASLIA will be working together with Auslan teachers and Melbourne Polytechnic (as a sponsor) to provide a parallel stream of workshops for our Auslan teaching colleagues.

The aim of this one-day conference is to:

  • provide Auslan teachers across Australia with the opportunity to discuss Auslan teaching as a profession, including research and teaching practice
  • build a national network of Auslan teachers as a community of practice

Audience: Auslan teachers

Time: 9:00am – 4:45pm

Note: this will be an Auslan-only conference, however all presentations will be filmed and made available following the event.


Monday 13th September:

ASLIA National will hold its Interpreter Trainers’ Network Symposium.