During the 20th and 21st centuries, the world has undergone technical, scientific and technological turns. At the dawn of the fourth industrial revolution, disciplines have, today, all been potentially fusing thanks to these turns across the related professional fields. In this context, traditional parliamentary and court reporting has more and more merged with more recent professions like conference interpreting and TV captioning, mainly thanks to accessibility, which has been widening the scope of transparency in the digital era; and with the advent of Covid-19 pandemic, which has forced many professionals in the world to work from remote.
With the twofold aim of keeping track of this hybridisation phenomenon and the spreading of the most significant experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic, the IPRS and the Intersteno Scientific Committee are pleased to call for contributions at "DIAMESIC - 5th Intersteno Conference on parliamentary and court reporting, captioning, and accessibility" to be held face to face and online in Maastricht on 9th August 2022, at the 53rd Intersteno Congress.
The main topics of the Conference will revolve around the notions of court and parliamentary reporting, captioning and accessibility, considered as one bigger discipline, with a special focus on:
Abstracts of approximately 1000 characters are welcome via email to email@example.com by 1st April 2022, mentioning "abstract Intersteno 2022" as the email object.
53rd Intersteno Congress 2022
Maastricht [the Netherlands]
Saturday 6 – Thursday 11 August 2022
Fax: +32 50 75 01 54
Account: INTERSTENO 2022
IBAN: BE23 0688 9987 5491
BIC/Swift: GKCC BE BB
BE-8000 Brugge (Belgium)