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Winter Mini-Conference 2015

Towards a More Inclusive Community

Mini Conference 2015 flyerThis mini conference aims to improve the relationship between the Deaf community and interpreters; more specifically how can interpreters work together with a Deaf Interpreter as a team. Fostering this relationship in turn benefits the consumer.  How can we achieve that? 

Nationally recognized presenters, MJ Bienvenu, Jimmy Beldon and Patty McCutcheon will be leading us through the process of discovering a more inclusive working and Deaf community. 

The conference will wrap up with an open forum entailing a professional discussion lead by a local facilitator, Scot Atkins.

FRIDAY, February 6TH
Keynote Address by M
J Bienvenu
, 6:00 – 9:00 PM 

SATURDAY, February 7TH
Saturday first half of workshop
, 9:00 — 11:30 AM
General Meeting/Social & Lunch, 11:30 AM — 12:30 PM
Second half of workshop, 12:30 — 4:30 PM
Open Forum, 5:00 – 6:30 PM

Click here to see the full program details including description of each workshop and presenter's biography.

Student Development Center
Room 1300 & 1310
52 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623

Online registration is now closed.  However, we are accepting registrations at the door.

'At Door' prices are $75 for GVR/CNY Member, $100 for Non-member and $25 for Student.

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