Audiovisual Translation-Related International Events
1) 13TH LANGUAGES & THE MEDIA CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION
When: Sep 20 – 22, 2021
Where: Radisson Blu Hotel Berlin, Germany
Description: Throughout its 25-year long history, Languages & the Media, the Biennial International Conference on Audiovisual Language Transfer in the Media, has established itself as Europe’s
leading conference in the AVT industry and is a vibrant hub for exchange, learning and discussion. In order to keep our community up-to-date, we will be hosting a Virtual Roundtable Discussion on December 15, 2020. This will provide an opportunity for us to convene virtually and hear from prominent experts about the current state of the audiovisual localisation industry and their opinions about what awaits us on the path ahead.
2) MEDIA FOR ALL 9 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
UNIVERSITÀT DE BARCELONA
When: Jan 27 – 29, 2021
Where: 100% Online
Description: Media for All 9 will provide findings, developments, ideas and experiences from the multi-faceted world of audiovisual translation and media accessibility exploring for collaborative
approaches that will transform the panorama of media accessibility and translation.
HEROES IN ACTION: ADVANCING MULTILINGUAL SERVICES AND PROFESSIONALS
The Professional Association of Mississippi Interpreters and Translators (PAMIT) and the Interpreters & Translators Association of Alabama (ITAA) 2020 Joint Virtual Conference
When: Nov 7, 2020 (Live Conference)/ Nov 1-15, 2020 Pre-recorded sessions
Where: 100% Online
Description: The conference will have both live and pre-recorded sessions. A total of eight presentations will be pre-recorded. Each presentation lasts one hour. Access to the presentations will be made available from November 1st until November 15th.
IV COLLOQUE INTERNATIONAL SUR LA TRADUCTION ÉCONOMIQUE, COMMERCIALE, FINANCIÈRE ET INSTITUTIONNELLE – 4TH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ECONOMIC,
COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, AND INSTITUTIONAL TRANSLATION
When: Dec 7 – 8, 2020
Where: French University of Egypt, El Shorouk City, Egypt
Description: The Faculty of Applied Languages of the French University of Egypt is organizing the 4th edition of the ICEBFIT international conference in Cairo, an incubator for cultures. The
symposium will bring together the academic and professional worlds to allow, on the one hand, a constructive exchange between teachers, translators from the professional world and students,
on the other hand, the promotion of scientific research in the field of economics and business. This edition incorporates the Arabic language for the first time.
TRANSMEDIAL TURN? POTENTIALS, PROBLEMS, AND POINTS TO CONSIDER
UNIVERSITY OF TARTU, ESTONIA
When: Dec 8 – 11, 2020
Where: 100% Online – TBD
Description: The conference aims at bringing together scholars from disciplines interested in textual transfers across languages, genres and media, among them Translation Studies, Semiotics,
and Adaptation Studies, and to promote a more complex understanding of the transmedial processes and phenomena in culture, particularly of the diverse and novel theoretical perspectives,
concepts and methods used in various disciplines for approaching these processes and phenomena.
ATA 61st ANNUAL CONFERENCE
When: Oct 21-24, 2020
Where: 100% Online
Description: 120 sessions will be streamed live. You’ll be able to participate in Q&As, personally follow up with speakers, and switch between sessions just as if you were attending in person.
Keep up to date with technology and trends in the Exhibit Hall. Look for job opportunities at the Job Fair. Reach new clients by making connections with colleagues.
Check out our dedicated section here, where you will find the abstracts and presentations of all of the Audiovisual Translation talks.