“KEEPING UP WITH INDUSTRY CHALLENGES AND INNOVATIONS”

The AAIT is proud to present its 2017 Annual Conference created especially
for interpreters 
(community, educational, medical, legal) and translators
who want to stay abreast of new translation technologies.

 


Presentations and Speakers

 

 The Gift of Giving Voice:  How Interpreters Change the World
&
Eating the Elephant: Practical Solutions to Help Interpreters in the Field
Marjory Bancroft – Cross Cultural Communications
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   Future Tense: Where will Artificial Intelligence and
improving translation technologies take us in the next 10 years?
Jay Marciano – Lionbridge Technologies
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Introducing SDL Language Cloud
Tom Ezpeleta – SDL Trados
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Guest panelists

Alex Alvarez – CDC –
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Mónica Alvarez – FBI
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Bring your résumés!!

Local companies and agencies want to know more about you and will be on-site to meet you!

Don’t miss out!

Have you wanted to know more about the translation and interpretation professions and tools?

Come and talk to our exhibitors and learn more!

 



When:

 

Saturday April 22, 2017

9:00 AM to 5 PM

 

Where:

 

KSU Center – 3333 Busbee Drive – Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591– Room 400

 

Pricing:

 

Early Bird: Members $100, Non Members $120

Regular: Members $120, Non Members $140

Students: $50

 

Click here to register!

 

 

                                                                                               OUTLINE
Duration Topic Speaker
7:30 am – 9:00 am Arrival, Preparation, Tables, etc. All
9:00 am – 9:15 am Welcome Rose M. Tello
9:15 am – 9:30 am Benefits of AAIT Membership Ada Lien
9:30 am – 10:30 am The Gift of Giving Voice:

“How Interpreters Change the World

Marjory Bancroft

Cross Cultural Communications

10:30 am 10:45 am Break
10:45 – 12:00 pm Eating the Elephant:

“Practical Solutions to Help Interpreters in the Field”

Marjory Bancroft Cross Cultural Communications
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Machine Translation: Future Tense Jay Marciano

Lionbridge Technologies

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm SDL Trados: Introducing SDL Language Cloud Tom Ezpeleta

SDL Trados

3:30 pm – 3:45 pm Break
3:45 pm – 5:00 pm

 

Panel presentation

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:

Importance of Communicating Accurately with the Community

Alex Alvarez

CDC

Federal Bureau of Investigation:

Translation of Critical Messages in Protecting & Defending Missions

Monica Alvarez

FBI

5:30 – 7:00 pm Happy Hour TBD

 

Breakfast and Lunch are included

Free Parking

 

Continue to network!! We will meet for Happy Hour right after the conference!