Program and Registration

Program and Registration


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Wednesday March 24, 2021 (Online Event)

Time in Doha (GMT +3) Function

For Interpreting:

1. You can download and test logging into the Olyusei App now, which is available for mobile devices on the Google Play and the App Store
2. Enter event code: chss and PIN: 2021
3. Choose the language

For Q&A: 

Please direct your questions to "All Panelists" through the Q&A box.

For Sign Language:

Please set your "Layout" view to "Focus".

 Dr. Amal Al-Malki, Founding Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Hamad Bin Khalifa University

 Chair Dr. Amal Al-Malki

Role of Professional Translators Post Pandemic. History, Economics and Sociopolitics |  Dr. Henry Liu

Chair Dr. Ali Almanna

Teamwork in the Virtual Booth: Conference Interpreters’ Experiences with RSI Platforms |  Dr. Márta Seresi and  Dr. Petra Láncos

Interpreters’ Narratives of the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Focus on Qatar |  Dr. Julie Boéri and  Dr. Deborah Giustini

Work-family Interface and Job Outcomes Among Translators and Interpreters: Do COVID-19 and Parenting Alter the Relationship? |  Dr. Sonja Kitanovska-Kimovska

Teaching Remote Translation in the Time of Covid 19: Translation Division at the University of Tlemcen in Algeria as a Model |  Dr. Hicham Benmokthari (The presentation will be delivered in Arabic and English interpreting will be provided)

 Chair Dr. Ahmed Alaoui

Integrated Self-assessment Activities in Online and Blended Learning: Towards Increased Interpreting Trainees’ Autonomy |  Dr. Khadidja Merakchi and  Dr. Claudia Angelleli

Translator Training After the COVID-19 Outbreak: Personal and Interpersonal Competence Development in Trainees |  Dr. Emília Perez and  Dr. Soňa Hodáková

Alignment and Diversity: Backward Design, Universal Design for Learning and the Teaching of Translation Technologies During the COVID-19 Crisis |  Dr. Laura Ramirez and  Dr. Chelo Vargas Sierra

 Chair Dr. Amal Al-Malki

Hindsight, Foresight, and 2020 Vision: Translation Theory, Training, and Praxis in a Global Pandemic |   Dr. Renée Desjardins

 Chair Dr. Amer Al-Adwan

COVID-19 Meets Twitter: A Corpus-based Analysis of COVID-19-related Tweets of Trump and their Translations in the Media |  Dr. Miguel Jiménez-Crespo and  Dr. Laura Ramirez

‘Localizing’ COVID-19: Multilingual Web Accessibility in Healthcare Emergencies |  Dr. María del Mar Sánchez Ramos and  Dr. Carmen Cedillo Corrochano

Love (to Opera) in the Time of Pandemic: Recent Trends in Operatic Surtitling |  Ms. Aleksandra Ożarowska

 Dr. Hendrik Kockaert, Director of Translation and Interpreting Studies Department