Jul 03

DIGITALISATION IN TRANSLATING

Digitalisation has an ever-larger impact on translating and is changing companies’ development paradigms and practical operation models. The translation process itself is very technologically demanding – new translation and quality assurance technologies are constantly being developed along with numerous other tools that must be mastered and implemented into the work process in order to meet various customers’ needs and expectations. EUATC Slovenian member, ZdruĹženje prevajalskih podjetij (SATC) which organised the first ever TransDigit conference with the goal of discussing current relevant translation topics, focusing on digitalisation. The main discussions were centred on quality assurance, marketing, development of technologies and tools, the transformation of the translator’s work process and data security. Now read SATC's report on the outcomes.

Jul 03

MANAGING INTERNATIONAL TEAMS

Martina Petrova, Account Managerwith EUATC network member Asian Absolute shares her top five tips to work with linguists coming from different cultures.

Jul 02

CHANGES IN TECHNICAL COMMUNICATIONS AND LOCALIZATION ARE EVERYWHERE

"What is trending now? We heard some answers at Information Delivery by Apps & Co." reports Trisha Kovacic-Young, President of the Austrian Association of Translation Companies (AATC), one of the co-organisers of the event along with  Association of Professional Language Service Providers ProfordTekom Austria and Tekom Hungary.

Jul 02

LOOKING BACK AND TO THE FUTURE interview with EUATC president

A lot has happened in the language industry over the last six years, since Rudy Tirry took on the mantle of President of the European Union of Associations of Translation Companies (EUATC). 

Jun 28

AS BREXIT LOOMS UK MEMBER ATC CALLS FOR ACTION TO BOOST LANGUAGE LEARNING

Action must be taken to make a dramatic improvement in UK language learning – especially German – to help British firms secure post-Brexit trading deals with key European partners, according to the Association of Translation Companies (ATC).

May 23

GALA BACKS MEET CENTRAL EUROPE

The newest language industry event, Meet Central Europe, created by four members of the EUATC, has just received a vote of confidence from the Globalization and Localization Association (GALA).  The global non-profit trade association, has agreed to partner the event.

May 12

ROMANIAN LSPs AND FREELANCERS TO LEARN ABOUT IMPACT OF GDPR

EUATC member, the Association of Translation and Interpreting Companies in Romania (AFIT) is joining forces with Association of Professional Interpreters and Translators in Romania (APIT) and DGT to  organise a seminar examining the likely impact of GDPR on translation companies and freelance translators.

May 09

ALL ROADS LEAD TO BUDAPEST

You would have thought that, when four of the EUATC's national association members get together, sacrifice their own events in order to create a single brand new language industry conference, that would be a good enough reason to be heading for Meet Central Europe (MCE) taking place in Budapest, October 30/31.

May 01

UK ASSOCIATION PRODUCES GDPR GUIDANCE FOR LSPs

EUATC founder members, the Association of Translation Companies (ATC), are publishing GDPR guidance for Language Service Providers (LSPs).

Apr 26

EUATC votes to support first Meet Central Europe event

A decision by the Grants Committee of the EUATC board to provide financial support to the inaugural Meet Central Europe conference taking place in Budapest 30/31 October, was unanimously endorsed at the European umbrella group's General Meeting held in Madrid following T-UPDATE2018.