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
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.’
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.
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.