ASLIA National Conference

Call for papers ANC2024:


~Deadline Extended~

Call for Papers is open until 18 March

The ANC2024 Organising Committee are inviting you to submit an abstract to present at our upcoming conference 13 – 15 September 2024, being held on the traditional lands of the Kaurna people at the Hilton Adelaide.

This year’s theme is Unity in Diversity: The Power of People, Purpose and Passion.

If you have a burning issue you’d like to present, current areas of interpreting research to discuss, want to facilitate an interactive session, or showcase a research poster, please submit an abstract online by clicking on the ‘submit abstract’ button below and completing the form.

Abstracts must be no more than 350 words or a 5 minute video that includes a summary of your topic related to the conference theme, format, and presenter name/s.

Call for Papers deadline has been extended to 18 March 2024, so get yours in now!

All abstracts received will be reviewed by the scientific panel and abstract submissions will have a response from the scientific committee in April 2024. 

ANC2024 looks forward to having you as part of our program.

Some topic ideas related to the conference theme:

  • Community interpreting
  • Legal and court interpreting
  • Mental health interpreting
  • Interpreting in teams
  • Interpreting in health care settings
  • Interpreting in educational settings
  • Interpreting in religious and cultural settings
  • First Nations languages and cultures
  • Technology and interpreting, such as: working VRI, meeting apps, tech specs
  • Accessibility and inclusion
  • Sustainability of the industry
  • Interpreter ethics
  • Mentoring and supervision
  • Interpreter freelancing tricks of the trade