May 02

Finns work towards a unified language industry body

The Association of Finnish Translation Companies SKTOL and KITES, association of Finnish companies working in the fields of multilingual communication and language technology, are negotiationing to join forces and found a new association of language service providers in 2017.

Apr 08

2017 Language Industry survey report is available for Network Members

More than 800 language industry stakeholders have given expressed their opinions and concerns about the current state and the future of our industry. With the additional support of FIT Europe, the International Federation of Translators, next to EUATC, Elia, GALA, the Lind group of the European Commission and the EMT network of universities, the survey now covers all major segments of the industry.

Mar 17

London calling - again! Call for papers

The ATC organising committee is seeking paper submissions looking at aspects in five distinct strands for the plenary sessions.

Mar 17

1st Balkan Language Industry Symposium - call for papers

The first Balkan Language Industry Symposium takes place in Belgrade on 9-10 November 2017. 

 

Feb 03

Finns form language industry leaders' forum

The Association of Finnish Translation Companies SKTOL and KITES, the association of Finnish companies working in the fields of multilingual communication and language technology, have decided to join forces and form a new association of language service providers in 2017.

Jan 06

Slovakian association establishing itself in the language community

ATCSK, the Slovakian association spent a great deal of time in 2016 laying the foundations to expand and attract more members.

 

Jan 06

Busy 40th anniversary year for UK's ATC

Brexit: Prior to the referendum on the UK’s continued membership of the European Union the ATC conducted a survey of its members, which revealed that 100% of them wanted to remain in the EU. 

EU-funded eTransFair (How to Achieve Innovative, Inclusive and Fit-for Market Specialised Translator Training) project under the Erasmus+ programme has just started last 29th September with the kick-off meeting held at Budapest.

Oct 12

XML Localisation interchange file format

ISO starts the process to create XML Localisation Interchange File Format (XLIFF)

Oct 12

ISO-17100 changes approved

The new translation quality standard ISO-17100 has been released with the last changes related to the professional qualification of the translators.