[JIF2016] Japan Interpreting Forum 2016

Japan Interpreting Forum 2016

Time/Date: 9:30-18:45 on August 27, 2016

Venue: Forum 8 (Shibuya)

Admission: JACI member: 3,500 yen / Non-Member: 8,000 yen

Register from here (Japanese only)

[Sessions AM]

Keynote (9:30-10:45)

Fujiko Hara (Conference interpreter, Diplomatt CEO)
Evolution of the Interpreting Market: A Personal Perspective

Invited Speaker (11:00-11:45)

Matt Conger (Cadence CEO)
Have We Exposed Market Forces to the Interpreting world?


[Sessions PM]

Session 1A (13:00-14:15)

Tsukushi Ikeda, Dan Papia, Naoko Omura (Diplomatt School)
Diplomatt School: The Way We Teach

Session 1B (13:00-14:15)

Hidenori Sato
Bridging the Cultural Gap: Interpreting for the Japan National Rugby Union Team


Session 2A (14:30-15:45)

William Lise
Deposition Interpreting: A Riddle Wrapped in a Mystery inside an Enigma

Session 2B (14:30-15:45)

Bobby Hirasawa
How to Achieve Success as an IR Interpreter


Session 3A (16:00-17:15)

Tsukushi Ikeda
Simultaneous Interpreting for Beginners

Session 3B (16:00-17:15)

Tomoyuki Shibahara
What to Add and Subtract: Communicating the Communicator in Broadcast Interpreting


Session 4A (17:30-18:45)

Yuri Kitayama
Learning Medical Interpreting by Concept Association

Session 4B (17:30-18:45)

Fri McWilliams and Izumi Nakamura
Simultaneous Interpreter AMA: Our Story



9:00-9:30 Registration
9:30-10:45 Keynote: Fujiko Hara
11:00-11:45 Matt Conger
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-14:15 Session 1
14:30-15:45 Session 2
16:00-17:15 Session 3
17:30-18:45 Session 4


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