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Mind, Body and "Sole": A Conference for Typewell Transcribers

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June 5th - June 7th 2014
Mind, Body & "Sole"

 

*REGISTRATION CLOSES THURSDAY, MAY 1st 2014!


An Ohio State University Disability Services event for TypeWell Transcribers!

This event is open to TypeWell transcribers and Service Coordinators.  The conference will take place at The Blackwell Hotel, Pfahl Hall Room 330, on the campus of OSU.  Topics such as working memory, math mode practice, making the most of V7 features, nutrition on the go, and the future of transcribing will be covered. 

We're also excited to announce that a plenary meeting will be held during the conference to discuss the possibility of developing a professional association for TypeWell transcribers! 

General studies CEUs will be available for interpreters/transcribers.

PLEASE CLICK THE FOLLOWING LINK TO REGISTER: LINK
PLEASE CLICK THE FOLLOWING LINK FOR THE CONFERENCE SCHEDULE: LINK

*NOTE:   You need to bring your own transcriber laptop and steno table. (The conference room will have long tables if you prefer to use those over the steno tables.) Also, to participate in the Math Mode practice session you will need to have V5 or higher.

 

Pre-registration: Thursday, June 5th from 6:30 - 7:30 PM at The Blackwell Hotel

Conference:
Friday, June 6th: 8:00 - 5:00
Saturday, June 7th:  8:00 - 12:00

Registration Fee for attending:  $150.  This includes hors d'oeuvres Thursday night, breakfast, lunch, afternoon snack on Friday, and breakfast on Saturday!

Webinar Fee: $100. For those of you who cannot attend in person, the event will be live-streamed.

A link to register and make payment will be up by March 1st. If you have any questions, or require accommodations, please e-mail Jodi Tobin at tobin.58@osu.edu.

Hotel Information:

1.      The Blackwell (4 star) - *site of conference

2110 Tuttle Park Place

Columbus, OH 43210

1-800-992-2694

When calling say it's for the transcriber conference in June and you'll get the OSU rate of $135/night

$17/night parking (we're trying to get parking passes to avoid this cost)

If flying in and staying at The Blackwell, make sure you reserve a shuttle pickup/dropoff reservation when booking the room. 

2.      Varsity Inn OSU North (2 star)

3246 Olentangy River Rd.

Columbus, OH 43202

(614)267 - 4646

$53/night - ask for the OSU rate and conference

Free parking

1.9 miles from conference

3.     Fairfield Inn

3031 Olentangy River Rd.

Columbus, OH 43202

(614) 267-1111

$106/night - ask for OSU rate

Free parking

1.6 miles from conference