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.
3) 11TH ANNUAL GLENDON GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE IN TRANSLATION STUDIES: FACING THE FUTURE –TRANSLATION AND TECHNOLOGY
SCHOOL OF TRANSLATION – GLENDON COLLEGE, YORK UNIVERSITY
When: March 26 – 28, 2021
Where: York University, Toronto, Canada
Description: Into the second decade of the 21st century, technology continues to play an increasing role in translation processes and translator environments. What is translatable or not translatable through the mediation of machines is a central question heading into the era of neural translation and artificial intelligence. Conference attendees will be invited to consider whether the interaction of human and machine in present and future translation ecologies is a harbinger of an enlightened post-humanism or a problematic process that favours disembodied networks,
algorithmic decision-making and unsustainable growth in a time of runaway climate change and environmental degradation.
4) APTRAD INTERNATIONAL AUDIOVISUAL TRANSLATION CONFERENCE
When: September 10 – 11, 2021
Where: ISCAP, the Porto Accounting and Business School, Porto, Portugal
Description: Let us together explore the old and new paths and prepare for the future of audiovisual translation to the fullest extent, without fearing the unknown. Join us in Porto, Portugal, to break new ground in audiovisual translation, in what will be an historic event for AVT and its professionals!
5) CITA 6 (INTERNATIONAL AUDIOVISUAL TRANSLATION CONFERENCE AND 7TH AUDIOVISUAL TRANSLATION SYMPOSIUM) – VI CONFERENCIA INTERNACIONAL DE TRADUCCIÓN AUDIOVISUAL Y VII JORNADA DE LA TRADUCCIÓN AUDIOVISUAL
When: February 18 – 21, 2021
Where: 100 % Online
Description: The CITA Conference’s aim is to encourage networking among audiovisual industry
professionals in order to keep boosting our trade.