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.

 

Conference programme

12 July 2019 Conference: Translation and Terminology: Bridges between Market and Training  
13.00-14.00 Registration Poster sessions
14.00-14.30 Pöchhacker Franz:  ZTW, Austria
Welcome
14.30-15.00 Gromann Dagmar: ZTW, Austria
Opening plenary: Terminology research
15.00-15.30 Arevalillo Juan:  Hermes, Spain
Quality and industry  requirements for translators
15.30-16.00 Coffee break Poster sessions
16.00-16.30

Szabó Csilla / Kovács Gabriella:

eTransFair

INYK.BME, Hungary
16.30-17.00 Rennert Sylvi: ZTW, Austria
TransLaw
17.00-17.30 Leimer Alexandra / Stocklauser Stefan: SIB, Austria
Translation and terminology in military context
17.30-18.00 Sinclair Katerina: Sinclair Translates
Lifelong learning: Case study  
18.00 Dinner  

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.

Pre-conference workshop programme

11 July 2019 Translating Europe Workshop  
13.00-14.00 Registration  
14.00-14.30 Krause Alexandra ZTW / DGT FOs: Welcome ZTW, Austria; DGT Fos
14.30-15.00 Krause Alexandra: ZTW, Austria
Bridges between academic translators’ training and LSPs
15.00-15.30 Fischer Márta: INYK.BME, Hungary
Terminology for translation trainers
15.30-16.00 Coffee break  
16.00-16.30 Fótos Annamária: DGT
Terminology work at the EC
16.30-17.00 Štefčík Jozef / Wrede Oľga:  UE, Slovakia; UKF, Slovakia
Terminology work and the creation of terminology glossaries as part of the higher education of translators
17.00-17.30 Perez Emília:  UKF, Slovakia
Fit-for-market audiovisual translation training: requirements, methodologies and strategies
17.30-18.00 Dengscherz Sabine:  ZTW, Austria
Modelling writing situations in transcultural communication  
18.00-18.30 Lusicky Vesna/ Heinisch Barbara: Machine translation and its didactics ZTW, Austria
19.00 Dinner  
 

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]