Location: Lv1, 123 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

Date: 30 May 2015

Time:  9:30 am – 12:30pm

Attendance: 19 members and 59 non-members (78)


This was a successful event on many fronts. Not only did we have a good turn out from the Chinese T&I community there were also a couple of Turkish translators and interpreters. It was also good to see so many new members joining up, almost doubling our membership.

Three speakers at this event: Jingjing Lipski, Sarina Phan & Laurie Robson. All inspirational speakers, each provided their unique point of view and shared their experiences in the field of legal interpreting, or in Laurie’s case his experience of working with interpreters as a Barrister. Participation rate was very good thanks to the outstanding speakers, although due to time constraints some questions had to be cut short. Charles Qin was the MC.


Many thanks to Joseph Tu for acquiring the venue, without it the event would not have been possible.

Thanks also to the food sponsors Bread and Cake Delight in Springvale and Momo Sushi in Carlton for providing de