Providing signed language interpretation at your virtual meetings
| Interpretation best practices
Events should always be accessible, and virtual meetings are no exception. Calliope advises you on how you can enable the international and national deaf and deafblind communities to participate in your virtual event.
The Israeli hosts of the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest were determined to ensure that the event was accessible to everyone, so conference interpreters were deployed to deliver a simplified message, ensuring that persons with a cognitive disability could participate fully.
Gender took centre stage at the Global Summit of Women in Basel, Switzerland, but it was once again the relationship of mutual trust and support between Calliope’s consultant interpreter and the Summit organisers that proved crucial to its success.