2018 CIOL Scottish Society presentations and CPD workshops

2018 CIOL Scottish Society presentations and CPD workshops

Please see below information regarding upcoming presentations and workshops from CIOL. All are free to attend and a proof of attendance note can be issued for CPD purposes.


Scottish Society in Dundee
Date: Saturday 17 February 2018

​’​Languages. Lost? Found!? Working across the sectors in HE, schools and the wider community. A perspective from UCML Scotland on collaboration with SCILT and others.’, Marion Spöring, University of Dundee

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Scottish Society in Edinburgh
Date: Saturday 19 May 2018

Prof​. ​Jemina Napier, Heriot-Watt University with a presentation on British Sign Language entitled ‘A visual world – research on sign language.’

Booking available soon​ – ​stay tuned for updates on Twitter @CIOLScotland and our CIOL Scottish Society webpage​.​


Scottish Society in Stirling ​to celebrate​ International Translation Day 2018
Date: Saturday 29 September 2018

For this meeting we will have a double event. From 11am to 12:30pm, Alba Sort, marketing lecturer/facilitator and Chartered Linguist, will run a workshop entitled ‘Social Media for Linguists’.

There will then be a break for lunch (optional at own expense) and at 2:00pm Dr Anne Stokes, lecturer in German and​ ​Translation at the University of Stirling, will give a presentation on dealing with translation in occupied Germany, 1945–1949.

Booking available soon​ – ​stay tuned for updates on Twitter @CIOLScotland and our CIOL Scottish Society webpage​.​


Scottish Society in Glasgow
Date: Saturday 17 November 2018

Andrew O’Halloran from Annan Academy, who is responsible for delivering locally the Scottish Government’s initiative on rolling out Gaelic across Scotland, will give a presentation on Gaelic which will include an interactive session. This will be followed by the Society’s AGM.

Booking available soon​ – ​stay tuned for updates on Twitter @CIOLScotland and our CIOL Scottish Society webpage​.​

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