LT practice example #13: Minutes service for an international conference
The conference brought together some 120 representatives of various international humanitarian organisations as well as representatives from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), academic institutions and the private sector. The conference language was English. The minutes included all verbal statements made at the conference – from lectures and panels to group presentations and discussion rounds – as well as contributions from presentation documents and in connection with decision-making tools used. The finalised minutes served as the basis for a comprehensive conference report.