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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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The ATA Podcast: ATA Membership with Tess Whitty

How does ATA membership pay for itself? Access to clients through the Association's online Directory of Translators and Interpreters is one way. But there's more. Listen in to Episode 9 of The ATA Podcast as host Matt Baird interviews Membership Committee Chair Tess Whitty to learn what ATA membership has to offer.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rQ5rVAvVk3E  … READ MORE »

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Network of Translators Defies U.S. Travel Bans and Interrogations

. Seventy volunteers who speak 25 languages have formed the new international Translation Outreach Network. Their goal is to publicize--and of course, translate--the stories of those traveling to the United States who are barred or detained for hours on the basis of their nationality or name.  . The network's members include translators, scholars, journalists, activists and writers… READ MORE »

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ATA 58th Annual Conference, Oct 25-28 2017, Washington DC

You belong where over 1,800 dedicated translation and interpreting professionals connect globally. You belong where you can tackle current challenges, collaborate with industry leaders, and help shape the future of your profession.   Learn more: http://www.atanet.org/conf/2017/   … READ MORE »

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ISG Training: Simultaneous Interpreting in Mental Health on 4/29/17

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OPEN Upcoming ISG Training Seminar "Simultaneous Interpreting in Mental Health" Presented by Cristiano Mazzei When: Saturday April 29th, 2017 Time: 8:45 am - 12 noon 0.3 CEU Approved by CCHI™ Register here… READ MORE »

Related to: Medical Interpreters, Non-UMTIA Event

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