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Workshops- 14th Biennial Conference of the International Association of Forensic Linguists

July 1, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm


A series of workshops on language, linguistics and the law on 1 July at RMIT University in Melbourne will precede the 14th Biennial Conference of the International Association of Forensic Linguists (runs to 5 July).

These half-day workshops will be running separately to the main conference, and you can join these workshops without booking into, or attending the actual IAFL conference. This will provide an opportunity for those working in relevant industries to engage with the conference, expert knowledge and networks without having to attend the entire conference. The workshops are specifically designed for practitioners and professionals who are interested in or affected by issues around language in a legal setting, including lawyers, judicial members, investigators, interpreters/translators and teachers of linguistics and English Language. $75.00 for each workshop.

Morning workshops Monday 1st July 9.00 – 12.00pm

Workshop 1 – Forensic Interviewing

Workshop 2 – Plain Language Writing

Workshop 6 – NEW Forensic Transcription and Translation for Linguists

Afternoon workshops Monday 1st July 1.00pm – 4.00pm

Workshop 3 – Forensic Linguistics for Teachers

Workshop 4 – Legal/Police Interpreting for T&I and legal professionals

Workshop 5 –NEW Using forensic speech recordings effectively in criminal trials

Details & bookings: https://iaflconference2019.com/workshops/


July 1, 2019
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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RMIT City Campus, Storey Hall (Building 16)
Level 7, Green Brain Conference Rooms 1 & 2,
336–348 Swanston St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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