Members' Day 2017 and CIOL AGM

CIOL's annual event offering members and guests the opportunity to network, attend workshops and seminars. After a buffet lunch, there will be news and updates from CIOL, followed by the Threlford Memorial Lecture.

This year the CIOL AGM takes place on Members' Day, starting at 9.30am. Attendance is optional.


09:30 - 10:15              CIOL AGM (attendance optional)
10:00 - 10.45              Registration for Members' Day opens
10:45 - 11:45              First seminar (choice below)
11:45 - 12:00              Coffee/tea break
12:00 - 13:00              Second seminar (choice below)
13:00 - 14:30              Buffet lunch
14:30 - 14:45              CIOL – the year ahead: Karen Stokes FCIL CL (Chair of Council)
14:45 - 15:45              Threlford Memorial Lecture: Leadership, Languages and Life – our challenges for the future, given by Sally Fagan MCIL
16:00 - 17:00              Drinks reception
17:00                         Close

Seminars – delivered twice unless otherwise stated

Making choices – translating literary prose          Dr Karen Seago

Breathing for Performance:                                  Gabriela Bocanete MCIL
Stress Management for Interpreters                    

Professionalism: The Importance                        Jane Galbraith, Head of Membership, and Lucinda Brooks FCIL CL  
of being Chartered, the Value of CPD                                                                                  
Marketing for Linguists:                                       Alba Sort MCIL
Part 1: Your Brand (delivered once at 10:45)
Part 2: Using Social Media (delivered once at 12:00)

Threlford Memorial Lecture                                  Sally Fagan MCIL
Leadership, Languages and Life – our challenges for the future
Linguists are becoming  a rare breed in the UK. What does this mean for us as a nation? Keeping pace with the changes in our world today will require leadership in languages. What does this look like and what can we all do as individuals?

Prices and Booking

CIOL Members:  £55.00 (Early bird: £45.00 - book by 3 February)
Non-members:    £60.00  (Early bird £55.00 - book by 3 February)
Students:           £20.00 (Early bird £15.00 - book by 3 February)

Booking closes on Monday 13 March

To book, find us on Eventbrite


March 25th, 2017 11:30 AM   to   5:00 PM
QEII Conference Centre
Broad Sanctuary
London, SW1P-3EE
United Kingdom
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