Localization
Translation Seminar

Hosted by the American Translators Association and the Austin Area Translators and Interpreters Association

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Early-Bird (by August 29)
ATA/AATIA Members $180
Nonmembers $310

After August 29 & Onsite
ATA/
AATIA Members $265
Nonmembers $395

Saturday Only Rates

Early-Bird (by August 29)
ATA/AATIA Members $145
Nonmembers $260

After August 29 & Onsite
ATA/
AATIA Members $215
Nonmembers $330

Sunday Only Rates

Early-Bird (by August 29)
ATA/AATIA Members $50
Nonmembers $75

After August 29 & Onsite
ATA/
AATIA Members $70
Nonmembers $95

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September 6-7, 2003 • Omni Austin Hotel • Austin, Texas

As the international community grows increasingly intertwined, localization is becoming crucially important and so is the need for translators who specialize in localization. Whether you are translating website content, training materials, computer software, or other documentation, this Localization Translation Seminar will provide the insight and training to enhance your skills for translating in the global marketplace.

Space is limited. To register, choose a form from the menu on the left and fax to (703) 683-6122 or mail to ATA, 225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 590, Alexandria, VA 22314.



Saturday, September 6:

The American Translators Association (ATA) will provide a full day of in-depth sessions, including a continental breakfast in the morning and a Networking Session following the final presentation.

8:00am Onsite Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00am Software UA Localization: Skills and Globalization
Carla DiFranco
12:15pm Lunch on your own
2:00pm The Nuts and Bolts of Software Localization
Keiran Dunne, PhD
5:15pm Cash Bar Networking Session

To view abstract, click on session title. To view biography, click on speaker name.

~ An ATA Professional Development Seminar ~



Sunday, September 7:

The Austin Area Translators and Interpreters Association (AATIA) will provide a half-day of sessions on localization translation. Visit www.aatia.org to learn more about AATIA and membership opportunities.

8:00am Onsite Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00am To be announced
Tim Altanero, PhD
10:00am Software Localization Testing Opportunities
for Professional Translators

Tatyana Amoriko and Ronnie Oldham
11:00am Localization for the Computer and Video Game Industry
Frank Dietz, PhD

To view abstract, click on session title. To view biography, click on speaker name.


Hotel Information:

Be sure to make your hotel reservations at the Omni Austin Hotel, 700 San Jacinto, Austin, TX 78701. A small block of rooms has been reserved at $99 single/double a night, plus tax. To take advantage of this special rate, reservations must be made by August 16. To make reservations online, visit the ATA Reservation Page or contact the Omni at 1-800-THE-OMNI (843-6664) and be sure to ask for the ATA group rate. The Omni is located in downtown Austin, steps away from the 6th Street Entertainment District and 11 miles from Austin Bergstrom International Airport. Click Here for general information about the hotel.


ATA Accreditation Exam:

An ATA accreditation exam sitting will be held on Sunday, September 7. This will be a standard exam, not specialty-specific. To register, please visit the ATA website to obtain the Accreditation Examination Registration Form.



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