This one-day TEW organised together with FIT Europe focuses on Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for translators and interpreters using a multi-disciplinary approach.It involves different stakeholders, from graduates at the start of their career, to mid-career and highly experienced professionals and highlights the importance of keeping abreast of new technology.

Topics: 

  • CPD at the European Commission 
  • Common CPD guidelines developed by FIT Europe and best practices of some Member Associations 
  • Bridging the gap between graduation and work:the role of CPD in getting graduates ready for the labour market  
  • The tech-turn in interpreting, The translator as techie /The translator as centaur (see TEF2018 keynote)
  • Presentation and discussion on cloud CAT tools (compared to installable ones) / Terminology management tools / MT / websites for translators & interpreters

Practical information

When
Friday 16 October 2020, 9.00 (CEST)
Where
University of Turin
Complesso Aldo Moro, Sala Lauree, Via Giuseppe Verdi 10
10124 Torino TO
Italy

Languages
Italian, English
Number of places
100
Registration fee
open to the public
Who should attend
Practitioners (translators and interpreters), students/graduates, academic, teaching translation and interpreting, professional translators and interpreters associations, LSPs
Organiser
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