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2021 ATI Annual Conference
September 25 - September 26
2021 ATI Annual Conference
September 25-26, 2021
Keynote Speaker: Agustín de la Mora
Agustín Servin de la Mora is the President of DE LA MORA Institute of Interpretation. He was born and raised in Mexico City, Mexico, and has been a professional freelance and staff interpreter for the last 31 years. He is a supervisor rater for the National Center for State Courts and has been a lead rater for the federal and consortium oral exams for court interpreters. He was the lead interpreter for the Ninth Judicial Circuit for over a decade and served as a member of the Project Advisory Committee responsible for the creation of the National Standards for Healthcare Interpreter Training Programs for the NCIHC. He was a member of the Florida Court Interpreter Certification Board and a voting member of the Technical Committee of the National Consortium for Interpreter Certification. He is a federally certified court interpreter, as well as a certified medical interpreter. He has been a consultant for the Administrative Offices of the State Courts, conducting orientation seminars and advanced skills workshops for interpreters in more than 17 states. He has been featured as a speaker and presenter in several national conventions, including those of NAJIT, ATA, IMIA, and NASCA.
The Arizona Translators and Interpreters Annual Conference has become the must-attend professional development event for translators and interpreters in the state of Arizona.
7 CEAP CCHI credit hours have been approved and 10 ATA CEUs will be offered.
This year’s ATI Annual Conference will offer a variety of topics and professional development sessions geared toward enhancing the knowledge and skills of our members, from how to master consecutive and simultaneous interpreting techniques, to translation methodology, to a panel of experts discussion and everything in between.
In addition to Mr. De la Mora, the following speakers have been confirmed:
Rosanna Balistreri, Founder of REACH
Andy Benzo, Attorney, ATA Certified Translator and ATA SPD Asst. Administrator
Karen Borgenheimer, Professor of Translation Program, Florida International University
Dietlinde DuPlessis, Freelance Audiovisual Translator, Desert Dirndl
Jaime Fatás-Cabeza, Director of Translation and Interpretation, University of Arizona
Esther M. Hermida, CA CCI FCCI, AAPTI President,
American Alliance of Professional Translators and Interpreters AAPTI
Rafa Lombardino, Literary and Technical Translator, Subtitler, Voice-Over Talent, Word Awareness
Janis Palma, Chair of the Board, National Association of Judiciary Translators and Interpreters NAJIT
Tony Rosado, Conference Interpreter, Rosado Professional Services
Edna Santizo, Certified Translator, American Translators Assoc. Spanish Division Administrator
Dr. Holly Silvestri, Senior Coordinator for Translation, Training, and Curriculum,
National Center for Interpretation at the University of Arizona
Ana Soler, Chair, National Accreditation of Educational Translators and Interpreters of Spoken Languages
David Svoboda, Language Access Coordinator, Arizona Supreme Court, AOC
Join us for an in-person meetup in Phoenix the weekend before the conference! Click for more info on Meetup.