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IITA Annual Conference in Des Moines on June 16th & 17th, 2017!

The Iowa Interpreters and Translators Association (IITA) 13th Annual Conference and Members General Meeting "Interpretation and Translation: Responding to the Needs of Our Global Society" will be held on Saturday, June 17, with pre-conference sessions on Friday, June 16, 2017. Location: DMACC Urban Campus, Des Moines, Iowa. Featuring intensive pre-conference workshops on Friday with: - National expert in medical interpreting/translation GLORIA M. RIVERA from the… READ MORE »

Related to: ASL, Education Interpreters, Legal Interpreters, Medical Interpreters, Non-UMTIA Event, Remote Interpreting, Translators

ATA Webinar | Transcreation: Translation with a Twist

Transcreation: Translation with a Twist Presenter: Percy Balemans Date: May 4, 2017 Time: 12 noon U.S. Eastern Daylight Time Duration: 60 minutes CE Point(s): 1 Advertising campaigns gone wrong? Slogans laughable? Getting the message wrong can be disastrous to a company's brand. To avoid the risk, advertising copy should be transcreated—adapted for the target audience—rather… READ MORE »

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ATA Webinar: Translation Contracts–Beyond the Basics 4/4/17

Translation Contracts: Beyond the Basics Presenter: Paula Arturo Date: April 4, 2017 Time: 12 noon U.S. Eastern Standard Time Duration: 60 minutes CE Point(s): 1 You've got the contract, but should you sign it? Let lawyer-linguist Paula Arturo walk you through standard—and not so standard—contract clauses. Paula will also examine some of the most common… READ MORE »

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ASF TRANSLATION COMPETITION for 2017 OPENS

New York, NY - The American-Scandinavian Foundation has announced the opening of its 37th annual Translation Competition for outstanding translations of poetry, fiction, drama, or literary prose written by a Scandinavian author born after 1900.  Two prizes are offered: the Nadia Christensen Prize, which includes a $2,500 award and the Leif and Inger Sjöberg Prize, which recognizes distinguished… READ MORE »

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ATA Webinar on 3/9/17: Translating for the Courts

Translating for the Courts Presenter: Martin Cross Date: March 9, 2017 Time: 12 noon U.S. Eastern Standard Time Duration: 60 minutes CE Point(s): 1 Observe like a detective, be faithful like a court interpreter, and decide like a judge. These are the three basic skills every translator needs to be successful in court translation. Why… READ MORE »

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