Conference News

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RID’s 2019 Providence National Conference News!

2019 RID National Conference Community Forum

It is our pleasure to announce this year’s 2019 Community Forum co-moderated by Erin Sanders-Sigmon and Kelly Decker.  Join us at the RID National Conference in Providence, Rhode Island on Monday, July 7th, 7:30 to 9:30 pm. As we all know too well, the field of interpreting has seen significant change.  These changes are due to a variety of factors, have these factors brought us closer to or further away from the community?  With where we have been and where we are going, are these changes and now norms, sustainable? […]

February 11th, 2019

Conference Update: Member Sections, Registration Details and RID Cares Initiative

Hello, I’m LaTanya Jones, your RID Region I Representative.  I hope you saw the recent announcement of the Program Co-Chairs – Zito and CMK – so exciting.  I just love their energy and enthusiasm, and they are going to help us plan an amazing conference. I wanted to share some things about the journey that the Board and HQ have gone through to get to this point with the conference, some of the decisions that we’ve been faced with, and what things will look like going forward. […]

December 21st, 2018

2019 RID Conference Co-Chairs

LaTanya Jones: Hello everyone! I’m LaTanya Jones, Region I Representative for RID Board of Directors. I’m thrilled to introduce to you our Co-Chairs for 2019 RID National Conference. Who are they? Stephanie Zito and Christine Multra-Kraft. Thank you to both of them for joining the RID National Conference Committee! Welcome them with me!
CMK: Hello! I want to introduce Stephanie Zito. Just call her Zito. She is your National RID Conference Program Co-Chair. We are lucky to have her! Let me tell you more about her. […]

December 18th, 2018

Introducing Providence with 2019 RID Conference Co-Hosts

LaTanya Jones: Hello everyone! I’m LaTanya Jones, Region I Representative for RID Board of Directors. Today I’d like to introduce our co-hosts for 2019 RID National Conference. These two wonderful individuals are: Danielle Loughlin, President of Rhode Island Association of the Deaf, RIAD; and Hayley Baccaire, President of Rhode Island Registry of […]

December 17th, 2018

RID 2019 National Conference, Providence, RI

Hi! I’m Bill Millios, Director of Communications and Outreach for RID. I’m excited to announce the next RID National Conference to be held in Providence, RI on July 7-11, 2019. We are really looking forward to this conference. You can see this conference is a little longer than usual. We will have workshops, business meetings, evening entertainment, group gatherings, and more! So, we’ll keep you informed of more details! […]

October 29th, 2018