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Program

ASLIA National Conference 2020 – Strength in Diversity 

Friday 18th September – Monday 21st September 2020

Conference program – Click on the picture below to view the program

Friday 18th 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:

  • LGBTQIA+
  • Muslim
  • Deafblind
  • Indigenous

 

Friday 18th September – Sunday 20th September:

ASLIA National Conference 2020

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 19th September.

 

Sunday 20th 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 21stSeptember:

ASLIA National will hold its Interpreter Trainers’ Network Symposium.