Other Events


Easter Gathering April 07/2017 @ Courthouse Cafeteria from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm


Christmas Gathering Dec 2016 took place @ Sunterra Downtown

Honourable Judge Anne Brown Appreciation Day

Appreciation Day1Appreciation Day2On October 29, 2015 ACIA put together a lunch appreciation for the Honourable Anne Brown.

President Mayda Beylerian opened the floor and Founder President Sylvia Couper delivered a speech praising the work undertaken by Judge Brown during the last several years.

The event was attended by over half of ACIA members. Other guests, including Witness Central Supervisor Arifa Chaudhry, joined in the celebration.

It was a deserved tribute to the unrelenting commitment Provincial Court Judge Brown has shown to advance the cause of court interpreters and ensure the success of our Association.

After lunch, and some cake, we proceeded with the scheduled legal glossary workshop led by Alex Zisman


2015 GRADUATIONOn August 28, 2015, Mayda Beylerian, President of ACIA attended the Graduation Ceremony of Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association (CIWA) Interpreters Intake Program 1 – 2015/2016.   Mayda Beylerian was greeted by Beba Svigir, CEO of CIWA. The Graduation Ceremony followed by a reception where refreshment was served.

ACIA President Mayda Beylerian and Beba Svigir CEO of CIWA]