About the conference

TRANSLATION and TERMINOLOGY: BRIDGES between MARKET and TRAINING


After the first successful International Conference on FIT-FOR-MARKET TRANSLATOR AND INTERPRETER TRAINING IN A DIGITAL AGE held at the Centre for Modern Languages Budapest, University of Technology and Economics, Hungary in 2018, we are delighted to announce the second conference in this series to be hosted by the Centre for Translation Studies (ZTW), University of Vienna, Austria.

The International Conference

TRANSLATION and TERMINOLOGY: BRIDGES between MARKET and TRAINING

12th July 2019, Vienna

seeks to provide a forum for trainers, professionals, and industry representatives to share ideas on how to strengthen the interface between market needs and training practice in the language industry.

Topics

This international conference on translation and terminology is open to a large variety of topics and approaches. Contributions could include the following:

  • competence development
  • training
  • assessment
  • innovation
  • market
  • technology
  • collaborations
  • community

Call for posters

Conference participants are invited to submit proposals for poster presentations (150-250 words) by 30 April 2019 to [email protected]

Abstracts should be attached to your e-mail as a WORD document [titled: surname_firstname.doc].

Date of notification of acceptance: 15 May 2019.

 

Conference language

The language of the conference will be English.

 

Important dates

Abstracts submission deadline

 

30 April 2019

Notification of acceptance

 

15 May 2019

Registration closure

 

30 June 2019

Pre-conference workshop (TEW)

 

11 July 2019

Conference date

 

12 July 2019

 

Registration

Admission is free, but online registration is obligatory before 30 June 2019.

 

Preliminary conference programme

12 July 2019

TRANSLATION and TERMINOLOGY: BRIDGES between MARKET and TRAINING

13:00-14:00

Registration

Poster sessions

14:00-14:30

Pöchhacker Franz

ZTW, Austria

Opening/Projects

14:30-15:00

Szabo Csilla & Kovacs Gabriella

INYK.BME, Hungary

eTransFair

15:00-15:30

Coffee break

Poster sessions

15:30-16:00

Arevalillo Juan

Hermes, Spain

Quality and industry requirements for translators

16:00-16:30

Stocklauser Stefan

SIB, Austria

First steps as specialised translator

16:30-17:00

Kotzian Jürgen & Heinisch Barbara

SIB, Austria & ZTW, Austria

Terminology resources & Language Resource Portal of Austria

17:00-17:30

TBD

ZTW, Austria

Project management - Case study

17:30-19:00

Dinner

Poster sessions

 

Conference partners

Centre for Modern Languages Budapest University of Technology and Economics (INYK.BME), Hungary

Hermes Traducciones y Servicios Lingüísticos (Hermes), Spain

Language Institute of the Austrian Armed Forces (SIB), Austria

Sinclair Translates, Austria

Terminology Summer School & International Network for Terminology (TermNet), Austria

 

Pre-conference workshop

We are pleased to offer a pre-conference 'TRANSLATING EUROPE' WORKSHOP on 11 July 2019.

Preliminary pre-conference workshop programme

11 July 2019

TRANSLATING EUROPE WORKSHOP

12:30-13:30

Registration

13:30-14:00

Krause Alexandra

ZTW, Austria / DGT Fos

Welcome

14:00-14:30

Krause Alexandra

ZTW, Austria

Bridges between academic translators’ training and LSPs

14:30-15:00

Fótos Annamária

DGT

Terminology work at the EC

15:00-15:30

Coffee break

15:30-16:00

Fischer Marta

INYK.BME, Hungary

Terminology for translation trainers

16:00-16:30

Štefčík Jozef & Wrede Oľga

UE, Slovakia

UKF, Slovakia

Terminology work and the creation of terminology glossaries as part of the higher education of translators

16:30-17:00

Perez Emília

UKF, Slovakia

Methodology of audiovisual translation

17:00-17:30

Lusicky Vesna & Heinisch Barbara

ZTW, Austria

Machine translation and its didactics

17:30-19:00

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Workshop partners

Centre for Modern Languages Budapest University of Technology and Economics (INYK.BME), Hungary

Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra (UKF), Slovakia

University of Economics in Bratislava (UE), Slovakia

European Commission - Directorate-General for Translation (DGT)

Registration

Admission is free, but online registration is obligatory before 30 June 2019.

Venue and accommodationVenue

The conference and the pre-conference workshop take place at:

Centre for Translation Studies, University of Vienna

Gymnasiumstraße 50

1190 Vienna, Austria

How to get to the venue

https://transvienna.univie.ac.at/en/about-us/how-to-find-us/

Accommodation

We recommend the following hotels near the venue:

ibis Styles Wien City

www.ibisstyleswien.com

Döblinger Hauptstr. 2, 1190 Wien

+43190377

HOTEL PARK-VILLA

www.parkvilla.at  

Hasenauerstr 12, 1190 Wien

+4313675700

Arthotel ANA Katharina

www.ana-hotels.com/katharina  

Augasse 15, 1090 Wien

+431317150

Contact

For more information, please contact [email protected]