Thank You to the AVLIC 2012 Committee!

Great Work by the AVLIC 2012 Committee! Thank You for Hosting!

Thank you to the AVLIC 2012 Planning Committee for all your efforts to host such a wonderful conference in beautiful Calgary, Alberta!  The theme: Creativity & Collaboration: Shaping Our Future was evident in all of the presentations and workshops.  It was a wonderful learning opportunity for all who attended. 

 

A special thanks to conference co-chairs Debra Russell and Sue Tompkins for your added work to pull together the talented crew of committee coordinators and volunteers.  You managed the hefty task of overseeing all aspects of the planning with grace!   Thanks to the committee coordinators:

  • Richard Letourneau
  • Linda Cundy
  • Lana Kreiser
  • Jody Morrison
  • Michael Pidwerbeski
  • Terry Janzen
  • Barbara Shaffer
  • Tracy Hetman
  • Brenda Erlandson
  • Tiffany Goodkey
  • Laura Bamsey,
  • Michelle Dean
  • Cindy Pilz

and thanks to all the volunteers who pulled it all together!

 

Thanks too to the official sponsors:

  • Calgary Association of the Deaf
  • Deaf & Hard of Hearing Society
  • Alberta Association of the Deaf
  • Sorenson
  • ASLIA (Association of Sign Language Interpreters of Alberta)
  • Ontario Interpreting Services
  • Saint John Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services 
  • SLIAO (Sign Language Interpreting Associates Ottawa Inc.)
  • DRL Consulting & Susan Tompkins
  • Edmonton Association of the Deaf
  • FLIC (Freelance Interpreters Consolidated Inc.)
  • SLINC (Sign Language Interpreters of the National Capital)
  • VideoLinkwell
  • Alberta Cultural Society of the Deaf
  • IBM
  • Summit Signs
  • AAD - Alberta Association of the Deaf
  • Tanya Adler
  • ASD - Alberta School for the Deaf
  • AVLI-NB - Association of Visual Language Interpreters - New Brunswick
  • Bow Valley College
  • CBE - Calgary Board of Education
  • Canadian Hearing Society
  • Kevin Colp
  • Dawn Sign Press
  • Davids Tea
  • Douglas College
  • Carla Dupras
  • Cheryl Dupras
  • Joanne Dupras
  • Brenda Erlandson
  • Kirk Ferguson-Uhrich
  • Debra Flaig
  • Angela Flaman
  • Duane Gillissie
  • Tara Godfrey - Inking on the Edge
  • Tracy Hetman
  • Terry Janzen
  • Kimberley Johnson
  • Sheila Johnston
  • Maureen Jones
  • DeeDee Kay
  • Andrea Konowalec
  • Lana Kreiser
  • Lakeland College
  • Gwendolyn Lathe
  • Lorraine Leeson
  • Sylvie Lemay
  • Richard Letourneau
  • Kate Lewis
  • Lotus Lines
  • Janice Manchul
  • Manitoba School for the Deaf
  • Maritime Association of Professional Sign Language Interpreters
  • Jody Morrison
  • NAVLI - Newfoundland Association of Visual Language Interpreters
  • Silva Notland
  • The Nutman
  • OASLI - Ontario Association of Sign Language Interpreters
  • Pearl Nails
  • Marilou Penner
  • Laurel Pryde
  • Reading Club, BC
  • Erin Reagan
  • Dona-Marie Rossi
  • Stuart Russell
  • Jason Salling
  • Save-on-Foods
  • Second Cup (Edmonton 34 Avenue & Gateway Blvd.)
  • Amy Seiberlich
  • Southtown Hyundai
  • Starbucks
  • Textures - Vivian Wynnyk
  • Diane Underschultz
  • Mary Warner
  • WAVLI - Westcoast Association of Visual Language Interpreters
  • WCCSD - Western Canadian Centre of Studies in Deafness
  • Winning Works
  • Laurie Ann Wheeler

If you were able to attend AVLIC 2012, please consider filling out the online conference survey, by visiting: Click Here for Survey.  Results will be forwarded to the AVLIC 2014 planning committeeto assist with their preparations for the conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba.