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It Doesn't Have to Be That Hard (Gio Lester)

It Doesn't Have to Be That Hard (Gio Lester)

ABSTRACT: Keeping your senses, your knowledge and your tools sharp in order to be your best and deliver your best to your customers is not an impossible task. Furthermore, it is a responsibility.

We will discuss the role of professional associations, informal groups, and events in honing our skills, preparing us for the future while ensuring we are ready to meet the current demands of our assignments.

BIO: Giovanna (Gio) LesterCT, former member of ATA's PR Committee, President of ATA?s first Florida Chapter (FLATA), co-founder and past president (2 terms) of ATA's current Florida Chapter (ATIF), Assistant Administrator and Administrator of ATA's Interpreters Division, organizer of the ATA/American Red Cross Partnership, former ATA Grader in the Portuguese into Engish language pair, organizer of Finding the Parallels: Interpreting in Judicial and Medical Settings, a 3-day conference in Orlando, FL, Vice-Chair of the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters (2009), member of ABRATES and ATA Mentoring Programs, frequent presenter at ATA, ATIF, and other conferences and events, sits on the Miami-Dade College T&I Advisory Council. Gio is also Head of Program Development at International Culture Institute, Bahamas and assisted in the development of the first interpreting course at the University of the Bahamas, organizer of ConVTI an online, 2-day T&I conference.

December 2, 2017 at 4 PM UTC

Speaker: Gio Lester



This webinar will be held in English


IAPTI members: FREE!

Partner associations: USD 22.00

Non-members: USD 25.00