ASLI 30th Anniversary Conference 2017 - Booking page



On the 23/24 September 2017 the Association of Sign Language Interpreters (ASLI) UK will be hosting its 30thanniversary conference and AGM at the Institute for Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH.


The theme of the conference will be: Recognition


Recognising our history, achievements, relationships, 

allies, qualities, strengths and knowledge


book now 

Saturday opening keynote: Recognising our relationships and allies Colin Allen (WFD) & Deb Russell (WASLI).

Sunday closing keynote: Recognising our knowledge across Spoken & Sign language Interpreting: Jemina Napier (Heriot-Watt University - Scotland) & Danile Gile (Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris).

The ASLI conference fees include a welcoming conference breakfast, lunch and two refreshment breaks per day. Delegates will be given a delegate bag, conference programme and book of abstracts, as well as free Internet access. The organising team will be available throughout conference should any delegate require assistance.  

Early Bird Delegate fee
There will be up to 120 reduced rate places available until 1st March 2017. Take advantage of the two day delegate package of £250 (including gala dinner).

Levels of Registration
Registration fees depend on whether or not you are a member of ASLI (Full, Associate, Student or Supporter). If you are a non-member you have the option to join ASLI before registering to receive a discounted entry to conference. The benefits of ASLI membership can be found here

We are offering significantly reduced rates for students and supporters, however, budget constraints mean that there are limited conference places available at these rates, so hurry: First come, first served!


You also have the option to attend conference for a single day (Saturday or Sunday). 

Gala banquet

Come celebrate ASLI’s 30th Anniversary with a three-course banquet at the Grand Connaught Rooms (Edinburgh suite) in Covent Garden from 7pm – 1am, Saturday 23rd September 2017. Address: 61 - 65 Great Queen Street London, England, WC2B 5DA


book now

Special guest at our Gala Dinner and host for the 30th Anniversary GUADP Bingo - the fabulous Maria Hurtz! Prepare yourselves for an after-dinner speech you will never forget.

We'll be celebrating ASLI’s 30th Anniversary with a three-course banquet at the Grand Connaught Rooms (Edinburgh suite) in Covent Garden from 7pm – 1am, Saturday 23rd September 2017.


Tickets cost £65 for ASLI Full & Associate members and £80 for students, supporters or non-members, click on the 'buy your tickets now' button below to book your place.

*Delegates will be asked to complete an online survey to confirm their menu choices nearer to the conference date. For more information about the venue visit the Grand Connaught’s website.


  2 day package Saturday only (1 day) Sunday only (1day) Evening (optional) 2 day Conference & gala package

Early bird (120 tickets available to Full/Associate members only)

£185 N/A N/A £65 £250
Standard (Full/Associate members only) £225 £120 £120 £65 £290
Non-Member £430 £220 £220 £80 £510
Student (Limited availability) £150 £75 £75 £65 £215
Supporter (Limited availability) £150 £75 £75 £80 £230

How to book

To book your delegate ticket go to our Eventbrite booking page - click on the icon below
book now
A delegates survey will be issued closer to conference to collect your dietary requirements, workshop preference and gala menu options. 
Conference stall
Stalls at our 30th Anniversary Conference in London are now available to reserve. All our three-metre stall tables are perfectly set- up for good visibility to conference delegates, and positioned for warm, attentive and personalised contact, discussions and showcasing. Numbers are,however, limited - and we encourage any interested parties to express interest as early as conveniently possible. The cost of a stall for the full two-day conference is only £399 + VAT. For further details, please contact us:  
Cancellation Policy
Any cancellations must be notified in writing to the conference secretariat, either by Email: Fax: 08451 708061 or Post: Derngate Mews, Derngate, Northampton, NN1 1UE

An administration fee of £50 will be due and deducted from any refund issued for cancellations received on or before 1st September 2017.

For cancellations received after 1st September 2017 full payment is due and no refunds will be issued.

Any partial cancellation will be treated as above.


ASLI Conference sponsors