• TTT Conference: One step ahead - Translating the future

    Zana Boljkovac 05.11.2013 Conferences

    TTT Conference: One step ahead - Translating the future

    October is known for numerous conferences in the language industry so the first language industry conference in the SEE region reserved its place in that month.

    On 25 and 26 October one hotel in Zadar hosted the TTT Conference which gathered together a multitude of translators, professors and language industry representatives. A series of interesting lectures and workshops on the subject of translation, technology and terminology was attended by representatives of Kosovo, Albania, Montenegro, Macedonia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Slovenia.

    Themes presented at the conference outlined the current status of ...

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  • ELIA Exchange Initiative

    Zana Boljkovac 29.10.2013 Conferences

    ELIA Exchange Initiative

    ELIA is a professional umbrella organisation uniting translation, interpreting and localization companies from Europe and beyond with the aim to establish relationships with companies and related organisations from other parts of the world.

    Twice a year, in May and October, members of the ELIA community are invited to the ELIA Conference (ELIA Networking Days). What is interesting and differentiates ELIA from many other conferences is that members are invited each time to a different location in the middle of Europe. The last conference was held in sunny Malta from ...

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  • EMT Info Day by DGT and the REFLESS project in Belgrade

    Ivana Oreški 18.10.2013 Conferences

    EMT Info Day by DGT and the REFLESS project in Belgrade

    The REFLESS project team has organised a Modern Translators Training – from policy to practice within the P2P programme in collaboration with the Directorate General for Translation (DGT) of the European Commission and the REFLESS project in the Belgrade Art Hotel on 11th October 2013.

    This event was a follow-up event to the P2P event organised last October in Brussels and it was an informative event for representatives of translation programmes and related institutions. The event addressed participants coming from the candidate countries in the Western Balkan region: the ...

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  • Confessions of a translator: Weekend Media Festival 2013.

    Sonja Trzin 24.09.2013 Conferences

    Confessions of a translator: Weekend Media Festival 2013.

    In translating, like in all other professions, there are always projects which are a matter of prestige. WMF is definitely one of them. Many of my colleagues wanted to work at this festival, but there were only four places available and words can't express how happy I was to take one of them. Where should I start my retrospection?! WMF is abundant with events, gatherings, parties and promotions, but also with very serious presentations, panel discussions and one-to-one conversations.

    One such one-to-one conversation was with Dragan Bjelogrlić early in the ...

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  • Translation Technologies Summer School (TransTech13) Rijeka

    Ivana Oreški 19.09.2013 Conferences

    Translation Technologies Summer School (TransTech13) Rijeka

    The summer school of translation technology TransTech13 was held at the Trsat campus, organised by the Department for Translation of the University of Ljubljana, the Department of Informatics of the University of Rijeka and the Faculty of humanities and social sciences also at the university in Rijeka.

    Many students of translation studies, studies of intercultural communications and related disciplines heard from various international speakers from European universities as well as professionals from translation companies amongst which was also Ciklopea ...

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