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Networking Events

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Build your network! Come out of isolation! Networking events give you an opportunity to network and socialize with fellow editors, proofreaders, translators, and other language professionals. Whether you are a new or a potential EC member, you will meet the Quebec branch executive and learn more about us. Occasionally, invited editors or professionals in related fields will be on hand to share their experience, knowledge, tricks and tips in an informal atmosphere.

When and Where

The date, time and place of each meeting, as well as other pertinent information are provided in the announcement of each activity. Meetings are most often held in Montréal. If you would like to organize a meeting in your region, let us know so that we can share your invitation with all our members and partners, and publicize it on our website.

Admission

Editors Canada members: free
Non-members $10 or $15 (depending on the event)

Unless otherwise indicated, all meal or refreshment costs are covered individually.

Suggestions/Ideas

If you would like to share your experience and knowledge or enhance your speaking portfolio, let us know.
Or if you have suggestions for discussion/presentation topics or knowledgeable presenters, please share your ideas with us.

Non-members

If you are not a member of Editors Canada, but would like to be informed of upcoming networking events, feel free to subscribe to our electronic distribution list.

IN DECEMBER: Quebec City Editors Networking Event!

Date: Thursday, December 16, 2021
Time: 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Place: La Piazzetta de Charlesbourg (6975, avenue Isaac-Bédard, Québec)
Directions (public transportation): Take Métrobus 801
Cost: Participation free; meals and drinks paid for individually
Maximum number of participants: 8
*Vaccine passport required*

Time to get your best clothes out of mothballs! Are you ready to socialize, tell stories about your recent misadventures, discover some tricks of the trade, discuss linguistics without having to go into lengthy explanations, or simply talk about everything or nothing? Great! That’s exactly what’s awaiting you! Activities at Editors Quebec have risen from the ashes. Come meet other editing specialists in a festive atmosphere! Come in a merry mood and bring along your vaccine passport!

Note: By registering for the activity, you are committing to being there. It is important that the number of people present is the same as the number of places reserved at the restaurant. We understand that an emergency can occur, but, that said, emergencies must be exceptional. We are counting on your continuing cooperation. Thank you.

If you are unable to complete your registration because there is no room left, please send your name, email address and phone number to France Brûlé and to Marie-Élaine Gadbois. The organizers will put you on the waiting list and will contact you if someone who has registered cancels.

Confirm your presence by Monday, December 13, 2021 (spaces limited).

Activity coordinators: France Brûlé and Marie-Élaine Gadbois

 

 

IN SEPTEMBER : Mots de tête… à résoudre en gang! [Word Woes… for Team Solutions!]
(Discussions led in French only.)

Date : Monday, September 27, 2021
Time: 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Place : Zoom
Cost : Free

L’activité Mots de tête est l’occasion d’analyser des difficultés linguistiques (en français) avec des pairs. Le but est d’échanger des trucs et des ressources dans une ambiance conviviale pour résoudre les difficultés soumises par les participantes et participants.

Votre présence à l’atelier-causerie est pertinente, quelle que soit votre expérience dans le merveilleux monde de la révision. Vous aurez du plaisir à participer à cette activité unique en son genre!

L’atelier-causerie de mai se déroulera dans le confort de votre foyer, devant votre ordi.

Quoi faire pour participer à l’atelier-causerie?
1. Réservez votre place au plus tard une heure avant le début de l’activité. Ne tardez pas à le faire, car il y a seulement 10 places disponibles. Si vous avez réservé votre place et que vous avez un empêchement, veuillez nous en aviser le plus rapidement possible par courriel afin de laisser la chance à une autre personne d’y être.

2. Envoyez un cas problème par courriel à France Brûlé et à Marie-Élaine Gadbois  au plus tard la veille de l’activité.
Nous avons besoin de vos cas problèmes pour tenir cette activité, peu importe leur niveau de complexité!

Event Coordinators : France Brûlé and Marie-Élaine Gadbois