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NAT: Introduction to Respeaking and Insights into Speech to Text Interpreting Professional Practice

  • 30 March 2021
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • The Comfort of your Own Space - Zoom Webinar
  • 370


NAT: Introduction to Respeaking and Insights into Speech to Text Interpreting Professional Practice
Live Event - Via Zoom online

Tuesday 30 March 2021

10.00am 12.00pm AEST (Qld)


By popular demand, AUSIT is pleased to offer the second webinar on Respeaking: a relatively new area of professional practice which has attracted a lot of interest from academia, industry and language professionals in recent years. It is one of the techniques used to create live subtitles for television, conferences, lectures, meetings, webinars and other live on-site or on-line events, using speech recognition software.

Intralingual respeaking refers to the production of subtitles in the same language, while interlingual respeaking involves the translation of the original speech into another language to produce live subtitles for audiences with a different language background.

In this interactive webinar, Nancy will introduce this highly specialised technique, provide you with a summary of the previous webinar, bring you up to speed with the latest academic research in the area, and share new insights into Speech-to-Text Interpreting professional practice, based on her recent experience working remotely on international projects.

This webinar is suitable for both translators and interpreters interested in discovering the world of Speech-to-Text Interpreting. Nancy will be sharing new information and insights into this exciting new profession that  you will find valuable, whether you attended the previous webinar or not. Everyone is welcome!

Presenter  Nancy Guevara

Nancy Guevara is one the world’s first qualified interlingual respeakers. She started working on developing this complex skill in 2017, when she completed an intralingual respeaking (English) in-house training program at Macquarie University and subsequently worked subtitling pre-recorded academic lectures using respeaking techniques.

In 2019, she completed an Interlingual Respeaking Specialisation Program (English - Spanish) with the University of Vigo and worked as part of a live subtilling team for a large game development conference broadcasted on-line from the Netherlands.

She currently works for several agencies based in Australia and overseas, including Ai-Media, providing remote live subtitles for on-line events, and offers her services on a freelance basis to clients world-wide. She was recently accepted to work as a freelance captioner for Red-Bee Media and is excited to start captioning live television programs in Australia. Her latest assignments included live subtitling of webinars for the OECD (UK), BHP and Thiess (Australia), Budweiser Group (UK) and Enel Group (Italy).

Joining the Webinar:

The Zoom link for the webinar will be sent out two (2) days prior to the event. Please ensure you have downloaded the latest version of Zoom in preparation.

This is a LIVE EVENT and WILL be recorded

BUT The Recording will ONLY be available to paid Registrants and not for later sale

PD Logbook:
Intermediate PD

Please  consult the NAATI Recertification Catalogue to allocate the relevant PD Points - downloadable from   Some activities can be included under different categories, so please choose the most appropriate category for your recertification purposes.'

Certificates and recordings:

Certificates for PD purposes and copies of recordings (if available) may take approximately two (2) weeks to be released following the event.


Tuesday 30 March 2021
10.00am 12.00pm


The Comfort of your own Space

Zoom online Webinar - Live


AUSIT / NZSTI / ASLIA members $25
Non-Members $75
AUSIT/NZSTI/ASLIA Student Members $10


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