Wednesday, 27 October 2021
6.30 pm - 8.00 pm
St Martins Community Centre, 122 Wilsons Rd South, St Martins, Christchurch
The Canterbury branch meeting and AGM will be held on Wednesday, 27 Oct at 6.30-8.00 pm (St Martins Community Centre). If you are available from 6.00 pm, please feel free to come early and assist with setting up tables and chairs. Please wear a mask. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.
We will elect our president, office holders and committee members by secret ballot.
If you would like to get involved and are interested in standing for the branch committee or office, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with "Canterbury AGM" in the subject line.
You can view the 2020 AGM minutes here, the 2021 Canterbury Branch Financial Report here and the agenda here. If you can’t make it in person but you would like your vote to be counted, download a proxy form here. Please note that your proxy form has to be emailed to email@example.com no later than 2 pm on Wednesday 27 October.
The AGM will be followed by a zoom presentation by guest speaker Ineke Crezee. Ineke has been involved in teaching translation and interpreting since 1991 and has written several textbooks on the subject. She has won multiple awards for her teaching, including Vice-Chancellor’s teaching awards in 2001 and 2012. In 2020, Ineke was made an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to interpreter and translator education. Ineke is New Zealand’s first Professor of Translation and Interpreting.