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Conference “Translation Technology – Opportunities or Threats?”

4 April 2014, NBC Congress Centre, Utrecht, NL, 5 PE-points
08:30 – 09:15
Reception and Registration
09:15 – 09:30
Welcome: Danuta Jong, OCPE (NL)*
09:30 – 10:10
Interpreters versus technology
Alexander Drechsel, EU conference interpreter
10:10 – 10:40
Coffee break
10:40 – 11:25
Keynote Speech
How technology changes the game – Language technology from the perspective of a machine manufacturing company
Robin Franke, Head of Technical Communications, Franke Coffee Systems
11:25 – 12:00
TaaS – Terminology Services in the Cloud
Tatiana Gornostay, Tilde
12:00 – 13:00
Lunch
13:00 – 13:40
New trends in Localization (NL)*
Henk Boxma, Boxma IT
13:40 – 14:00
FindCircles – new virtual meeting point for translators and clients
Ruben Cornelissen, FindCircles
14:00 – 14:40
Translation, translation memories and copyright (NL)
Hans Bousie, Bousie Advocaten
14:40 – 15:10
Tea break
15:10 – 15:50
Machine Translation Post-Editing: a whole new ball game? (NL)*
Nathalie de Sutter, CrossLang
15:50 – 16:20
Social Media & Online Personal Branding for translators & interpreters (NL)*
Wim van der Mark, Dialoogtrainers
16:20 – 17:00
Quality Assurance in Translation
Angelika Zerfass, Zaac
17:00 – 17:15
Summary: Translation Technology – Opportunities or Threats?
17:15
Closing Reception and Networking
* Simultaneous interpreting will be provided.