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Critical Link 8


Whether you are a service user, policy maker, public sector professional, practitioner (interpreter or translator), employer or TICS service provider, community representative, trainer or educator, publisher or developer of tools and technologies, professional body representative, researcher, or other stakeholder interested in community/public service interpreting and translating – join us to build on progress made to date in order to move forward.
Don’t miss the opportunity to attend the leading international conference in the field of community / public service interpreting, which we are delighted to be hosting, in Edinburgh, on behalf of Critical Link International.
Critical Link 8
Critical LinkS – a new generation:  Future-proofing interpreting and translating
29 June – 1 July 2016
Centre for Translation & Interpreting Studies in Scotland, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland
Only a few days left before Early Bird Registration closes on 29 May 2016
For information visit the Critical Link 8 website at:
If you are interested in interpreting in medical settings or in legal settings, or policy, practice, plus new technology and approaches, you will find sessions of interest every day.
Although the following topics may also feature on other days, see the following days of the conference programme, if you are particularly interested in the themes below:

You will find the draft conference programme at:
For registration information visit the CL8 website at:
Pre-conference workshops and events will also take place before the conference (27-28 June) and the Edinburgh International Research Summer School (EIRSS) is scheduled to take place 4-8 July 2016.
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