Careers with Languages

Event taster

This is a 4’30” presentation of some of the highlights of this event which was organised mainly for school pupils and university students.

If you want to watch all the speeches which we filmed and broadcast live at the time, click on the tabs above:

  • Keynote speakers – session 1
  • Alumni panel 2
  • Keynote speakers – session 2

Keynote speakers – session 1 – Sally Reading

United Nations, Vienna

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Keynote speakers – session 1 – Fiona Harris and Angeliki Petrits

Directorate General for Translation
European Commission

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Keynote speakers – session 1 – Ruth Linden

The Regional Language Network
Yorkshire and the Humber

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Keynote speakers – session 1 – Q&A

Alumni panel 2

The second alumni panel – speakers:

  • Aimee van Vliet
  • Debbie Elliot
  • Alice Tallents
  • Sarah Whitehouse

Unfortunately we do not have any video footage from the first alumni panel. We apologise for this. The speakers for the first panel were:

  • Catriona MacLeod
  • Christian Kuhrt
  • Christoph Roth
  • Rachel Taylor

Keynote speakers – session 2 – Helen Campbell and Alison Graves

Directorate General for Interpretation
European Commission and European Parliament respectively

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Keynote speakers – session 2 – Discussion panel – Brian Fox chair

Directorate General for Interpretation (Director)
European Commission

Participating:

  • David Smith – Head of English Unit, Directorate General for Interpreting, European Commission
  • Helen Campbell
  • Alison Graves

Contributing:

  • Robert Avery – Defence School of Languages

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