The Genie is out of the Bottle

by Maha El-Metwally

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Abstract

After almost two years of virtual meetings and remote interpreting, it is safe to assume that this will continue in the future. This talk will highlight the issues interpreters are still grappling with and possible solutions.




About the author

Maha El-Metwally

Maha El-Metwally is a conference interpreter in the Arabic booth. She works for a wide range of international organizations, including the European Institutions and the United Nations. She is a member of the International Association of Conference Interpreters (AIIC), the Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIoL) and the American Translators Association (ATA). She is also a Fellow of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (ITI).

Maha has an MA in interpreter training from the University of Geneva. She is associated with a number of universities both in the UK and abroad where she contributes to the curriculum. She is passionate about technology in the field of interpreting and offers courses on the subject internationally both in person and remotely.