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December 2, 2004

Registration open - Supporting Deaf People 2005 online conference

From: Direct Learn Services Ltd. - Dec 2, 2004

Supporting Deaf People 2005 international online conference

Take part in this conference from where ever you are in the world!

Registration for this conference is now open. Book before the 31st of December for the early bird discount.

It will run from the 10th to the 16th of March 2005.

The following keynote presenters have been confirmed:

- Marc Marschark and Patty Sapere (USA) on "Educational Interpreting - Does It Work As Well As We Think?"

- Jemina Napier (Australia) on "Consumer perceptions of sign language interpreting"

- Jen Dodds, Lynne Barnes, Claire Haddon, Kath Mowe and Kyra Pollitt (UK) on "Around the Language Table: A Discussion about the Working Practices of Language Tutors with Deaf Students"

A lot more workshops and papers are planned. These will be confirmed soon, and listed on our web site.

More information, how on an online conference works and speaker profiles can been seen at the conference web site at:

If you sign up for the conference before the 31st of December the cost is £45 (approximately US$83/64 euros/AUS$110, depending on the current exchange rate), if you wait until next year the cost will be £60 (approximately US$110/86 euros/AUS$147, depending on the current exchange rate). You can register online at

Judith Mole
Direct Learn Services Ltd.