Friday, June 5, 2020 at 2:00 PM CEST
Sunday, June 7, 2020 at 5:00 PM CEST

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myCowork Beaubourg 
5 Rue du Cloître Saint-Merri
Paris 75004

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Andy Gillies 

Online interpreter training - training of trainers course.

Paris June 5-7th 2020 

This 3 day seminar to be led by Sophie Llewellyn Smith will comprise four main parts:

— A discussion of key aspects of online interpreter training, including differences between in-person and distance training, feedback, and technology.

— One-to-one online training.

— Online group sessions.

— Webinars.

The seminar will include hands-on exercises for all of technology addressed.

Trainer: Sophie Llewellyn Smith has been both a staff interpreter at the European Commission’s DG SCIC and a freelance conference interpreter. She has led several ToT seminars at DG SCIC, delivered retour training for UN and EP interpreters, and regularly runs workshops on retour, note-taking, and stress management. She is currently a visiting lecturer at the Universities of Leeds and Manchester, where she teaches consecutive and simultaneous interpreting, and a busy online coach. Sophie is the founder of Speechpool, a site for interpreting students to exchange practice material, a regular contributor to ORCIT (Online Resources for Interpreter Training).


  • AIIC members: EUR 330
  • Non-members: EUR 440