ATA59: Call for presentation proposals

The American Translators Association is now accepting presentation proposals for the ATA 59th Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, October 24-27, 2018. The deadline for submitting a proposal is March 2, 2018.

The Annual Conference attracts more than 1,600 attendees, bringing together translators, interpreters, educators, language services company owners, and project managers from around the world. Making a presentation to such a diverse audience is an excellent way to gain recognition as a leader and expert in your field. To learn more about the ATA Annual Conference, please visit last year’s website for the ATA 58th Annual Conference.

How to Submit a Presentation Proposal for 2018

Submissions are invited from all areas of translation and interpreting, including finance, law, medicine, literature, media, science and technology, terminology, independent contracting, business management, and training/pedagogy. Sessions may be language specific or general. You do not need to be an ATA member to submit a proposal.

How to Write a Winning ATA Conference Proposal

ATA’s webinar How to Write a Winning ATA Conference Proposal takes you through the process step-by-step. Common pitfalls? Winning proposal style? Presentation tips? This free webinar has all the answers!

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