Virtual International plain language conference (2021) – Access for all : Plain Language is a Civil Right – Part 2
Virtual Event, 11 May 2021Read moreDESIGN. LITERACY. PRACTICE. Access for All: Plain Language is a Civil Right, is a virtual conference dedicated to using plain language to break down barriers in society. Through our three themes...
Virtual International plain language conference (2020) – Access for all : Plain Language is a Civil Right – Part 1
Virtual Event, 13 October 2020Read moreThree days virtual conference dedicated to using plain language to break down barriers in society. We will explore five stories or themes that show how plain language can increase access, justice, ...
PLAIN International conference (2019) – Oslo, Norway
Oslo, Norway, 25 September 2019Read morePlain language discussed through (1) Democracy and inclusion, (2) Digitalization and design and (3) Saving time and money. And more! Meet more than 100 speakers from 25 countries. See the websit...
Clarity international conference (2018) – Plain language in Modern Times
Montréal, Canada, 25 October 2018Read moreOver 500 people attended Clarity’s Montreal conference on 25-27 October 2018, hosted by Educaloi. The theme for Clarity 2018 was Plain Language in Modern Times. For more information : https:/...
Clarity breakfast (2017) – Tax effective wills in plain English: can it be done?
London, England, 06 September 2017Read moreJames Kessler QC and Mary Ashley of Old Square Tax Chambers will ask whether one can draft a will in plain intelligible English that meets the testator’s wishes and maximises tax rel...
Clarity breakfast (2017) – How typographic presentation influences the way people read legal information
London, England, 14 June 2017Read moreDr Jeanne-Louise Moys is a lecturer in Typography & Graphic Communication at the University of Reading. She is a affiliated to the Centre for Information Design Research – a multidisc...
Clarity breakfast (2017) – Plain language in jury instructions
London, England, 05 April 2017Read moreProfessor Cheryl Thomas, Professor of Judicial Studies at University College London, will tell us about her research into jurors’ understanding of the instructions judges give them. Her 2010 study,...
Clarity breakfast (2017) – FCA Handbook: delivering plain language
London, England, 14 February 2017Read moreClarity member Alan Blanchard is the editorial team leader at the Financial Conduct Authority. He and his team publish the FCA Handbook, a massive work whose contents regulate much of the financial...
Clarity breakfast (2016) – Commercial benefits of plain language
London, England, 08 November 2016Read moreClarity member Dominiek Braet is Content Delivery & DCX manager at Euroclear – a business providing settlement services for share, bond and fund transactions, holding assets worth 28 trillion E...
Clarity International conference (2016) – The Business of Clarity : A plain language conference for the law, business, and government.
Wellington, New Zealand, 03 November 2016Read moreThe next clarity conference will be held in Wellington, New Zealand. Register your interest and find out more at the conference website: clarity2016.org