Conference Schedule

2019 MICATA Conference Schedule

Translation and Interpreting in an Era of Change

This page is under construction — please check back in early February!

The information below pertains to 2018 and is provided for informational purposes only.

Theme

Click on session descriptions and presenter names to access descriptions and bios.


Friday, March 22

Pre-conference Interpreter Workshops
Time: 9:00 a.m. to noon, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Conference Welcome Reception
Sponsor: 
Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Location: RC 270


Saturday, March 23

Continental Breakfast and Registration
Sponsor:
Time: 7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Location: Atrium

Welcome
Cristina Wolff, Johnson County Community College
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
Location: NM Hudson Auditorium

Plenary Session
Presenter:
Time: 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.
Location: NM Hudson Auditorium

Morning Break and Refreshments
Sponsor: 

Time: 9:45 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Location: Atrium

Concurrent Session 1
All times: 10:00 a.m. to 10:55 a.m.

Translator Strand

Interpreter Strand

Business and Tools Strand

Concurrent Session 2
All times: 11:00 a.m. to 11:55 a.m.

Translator Strand

Interpreter Strand

Business and Tools Strand

Luncheon
Sponsor:
Special Presentation:
Time: Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Location:


Concurrent Session 3
All times: 1:30 p.m. to 2:25 p.m.

Translator Strand

Interpreter Strand

Business and Tools Strand

Concurrent Session 4
All times: 2:30 p.m. to 3:25 p.m.

Translator Strand

Interpreter Strand

Business and Tools Strand

Afternoon Break and Refreshments
Sponsors:
3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Location: Atrium

Concurrent Session 5
All times: 3:45-4:40

Translator Strand

Interpreter Strand

Business and Tools Strand

Conference Wrap-Up
Time: 4:45-5:00
Location:

Dinner
On your own. Go out with friends!


Sunday, March 24

ATA Certification Examination
Time: The exam begins at 9:00 a.m. Registered test-takers should arrive by 8:30 a.m.
Location: RC Room 183

Please note: Separate registration is required with the ATA for the examination. Please visit
www.atanet.org/certification/index.php or call (703) 683-6100 to register.


Session Descriptions and Presenter Bios