Welcome to the website of the American Translators Association’s (ATA) Science and Technology Division (S&TD). Take a look around to learn more about us. If you are a professional translator or interpreter and are not already a member of ATA or the division, we encourage you to join here.
The website for the ATA conference in Miami is now up! Visit http://www.atanet.org/conf/2015/ for more information about registration, accommodation, and the conference schedule.
We have posted two new articles on our blog:
The Division has formed a new Leadership Council for December 2014–November 2015. The core team will remain, but we welcome new member Carola Berger, who will co-administer the Facebook group. Thank you to Sarah Koby for her service to the division.
We would like to encourage our members to submit presentation proposals for the ATA 56th Annual Conference to be held in Miami on November 4-7, 2015 . The deadline for submissions is March 2. You can learn more about the process by watching Corinne McKay's free webinar on the topic, "How to Write a Winning ATA Conference Proposal". For more information, visit www.atanet.org/conferencesandseminars/proposal.php.
Two new articles are now available on the blog:
We have posted the latest report from the Administrator to the ATA Board under the Official Business tab and updated the Leadership Council information page.
Happy New Year from the Science and Technology Division! May 2015 bring you many promptly paying clients who send exciting projects with reasonable deadlines.
The deadline to recommend Distinguished Speakers for the 2015 Annual Conference in Miami is January 15. Distinguished Speakers should be recognized experts in their field and non-ATA members who have not presented at a previous Annual Conference. Their proposals should be exceptional. Each division may identify one or two potential Distinguished Speakers. Please refer to the Divisions Handbook for details about the nomination process. If you have questions, please contact Jamie Padula (jamie at atanet.org) or Karen Tkaczyk (karen at mcmillantranslation.com).