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IAPTI2017 Closing Keynote Speaker

IAPTI is excited to announce its Closing Keynote Speaker, Erik Hansson, founder of the well-known FB group, Things Translators Never Say. Join us at #IAPTI2017! 

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Announcing IAPTI2017 Keynote Speaker – Call for Papers

The International Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters (IAPTI) is excited to announce that Carol Saller will be the Keynote Speaker of its coming IAPTI2017 Conference. Carol Saller is an editor at the University of Chicago Press, where she was head copyeditor for the 16th edition of The Chicago Manual of Style. She is the […]

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IAPTI reaches out to future professionals in the Argentine Patagonia

IAPTI  Argentine Chapter and its Universities Liaison Committee are excited to let you know that we will start a joint effort to visit translator training institutions in Argentina to talk to students about the threats and opportunities of the translation profession. The first two talks will be held next October 24th and 25th at Instituto […]

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Eating the global cake in the translation industry (Ethiopia)

"The translation cake is laid on the table, but our African brothers and sisters can barely smell it. It is time to eat it now!" Alfred Mtawali, Head of IAPTI’s Kenya Chapter, about to start the second visit, this time to Ethiopia.

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CALL FOR PAPERS IAPTI Fourth International Conference 22-23 April, 2017 – Buenos Aires, Argentina

CALL FOR PAPERS IAPTI Fourth International Conference 22-23 April, 2017 – Buenos Aires, Argentina IAPTI is inviting all translators and interpreters to submit their presentation proposals for its 4th International Conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Mark your calendars and start making plans to meet fellow translators and interpreters, share knowledge and network, while enjoying the beautiful […]

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Eating the global cake in the translation industry – Tanzania

The huge translation cake is being eaten largely in North America, Europe, South America, Asia and Australia. The Dark Continent, as it was referred to by Henry Stanley, has been wallowing in the murk when it comes to stretching a hand and grabbing a piece of this enormous cake. The time to wake up from […]

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IAPTI 4th International Conference

Queen of the River Plate, the Paris of South America, ever a cultural melting pot and now even more than ever before: Buenos Aires, Argentina, will be the venue for IAPTI’s next international meeting, slated for April 22-23, 2017. Rising on the western shore of the broad River Plate Estuary, this four-century-old city is a […]

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IAPTI’s position on the Hungarian Translation Industry Cooperation Agreement

In July 2014, the Hungarian associations Proford (representing translation companies) and AHTI (translators) asked the International Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters (IAPTI) to express its opinion on their proposed Hungarian Translation Industry Cooperation Agreement. In its analysis, IAPTI compared the agreement with relevant international standards as well as the recommendations and surveys of other […]

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