“100 Years of Conference Interpreting” – recorded videos

Sad as much as we are of missing the outstanding interpreting event of the century (literally speaking!), “100 Years of Conference Interpreting”, in Geneve (3-4 October)? We have a palliative solution! Below you can find the links to watch the videos of the entire event. Enjoy! Programme (https://www.unige.ch/fti/conf1nt100/program/) DAY 1: 1. Official inauguration CONFERENCE INTERPRETING PRACTICE 2.…

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3 reasons why Trump-Putin’s interpreter should not be subpoenaed. The interpreters’ perspective

Lately, interpreters have been all but invisible on the news, especially thanks to US President, Donald Trump. The latest case you may have already heard of regards the secret bilateral meeting between Trump and Putin, with the help of an interpreter. Due to its secrecy, in the US there is currently a significant debate on…

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Translation and interpreting conference IAPTI 2018 in Valencia

This year IAPTI (International Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters) gathered in the beautiful Spanish city of Valencia for an amazing conference on September 29th and 30th.   Friday Additionally, three IAPTI workshops were offered at Universidad Europea de Valencia on Friday 28th: an English-into-Spanish medical workshop by the number one of the field in…

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A technical interpreting assignment is only a 800-term glossary away

Last week Specialized Translators provided a four-day Spanish-into-English simultaneous interpreting service during a technical conference on dermatology in Calpe (Alicante, Spain). Whoever is familiar with this field is aware of its complexity: when you speak of derma products it’s not just about marketing, you have to deal with complex medical and chemical concepts, together with…

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