AIIC Training - Preparation in 21st century - Rio de Janeiro

07 Dec 19 — 08 Dec 19

09:00 — 17:00

Rio de Janeiro, Brasile

Corso AIIC

The primary objective of this course is to provide interpreters with a preparation method and IT tools to enable them to most effectively use their time and the material available when preparing for a conference assignment and target contextual and terminological searches to produce a relevant glossary.

  • Introduction to preparation
  •  The SPEAKING Preparation method
  •  Term extraction
  •  Practice scenarios

  •  Introduction to paperless preparation environments
  • Apps for paperless preparation & digitizing notes
  • On the go apps and useful gadgets


Ms Maha El-Metwally is a conference interpreter who works for a wide range of international
organizations, including the European Institutions and the United Nations. She is a member of AIIC, The Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIoL) and the American Translators Association (ATA). She is also a Board member and member of the Admissions Committee of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (ITI). Maha’s most recent degree is an MA in interpreter training from the University of Geneva. She is associated with a number of universities both in the UK and abroad where she offers
training and professionalization talks. She also teaches conference interpreting at the University of Surrey.

Ms Darinka Mangino is a conference and court interpreter. She holds a Master in Advanced Studies for Interpreting Trainers from Universite de Geneve, Switzerland; a PGC in Forensic Linguistics from Aston University, United Kingdom and a University Degree in Conference Interpreting from Instituto Superior de Interpretes y Traductores, Mexico City. She is a member of CMIC and PR person for the MCAC Region
of AIIC. She is an Adjunct Professor at the Master in Interpreting & Translation program given by Universidad Anahuac and founder of Lexica Aula Virtual para Interpretes.


Early bird fee for AIIC members – 310 euros (August 31st to September 20th)
Early bird fee for non-members – 380 euros (August 31st to September 20th)

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