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Translation is greatly developed in Argentina, not only because of the numerous professional translators in the country but also for the average level of their education and training. A high percentage of translators in Argentina is a graduate of one of the many universities which offer translation in their course of studies, and a great part has additional education in their areas of specialization.

Argentinean translators have inherited the tradition of extending bridges between cultures, a gift received from the culture and work of countless immigrants that came to the country from all over the world.

Many factors converge to foster the hiring of Argentinean translators by clients in the international market. Among those it's the solid reputation of good quality and professionalism, the current relevance of Spanish as a target language, and in some cases, a scheme of competitive rates.

Many professional associations regulate the segment of public translation and local clients. Particularly the Buenos Aires Translators Association (Colegio de Traductores de la Capital Federal) which has more than seven thousand registered translators.

The ProZian community in Argentna is one of the biggest and more active. Many events have been organized in the country since 2001 in main cities like Buenos Aires, La Plata, Córdoba and Rosario.

In line with the relevancy of translation and the community in this country, the biggest ProZ.com office in the world is located in La Plata, Argentina.

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Translation associations and schools in Argentina

SchoolColegio de Traductores Públicos de la provincia de Mendoza
AssociationAsociación Internacional de Profesionales de la Traducción y la Interpretación / International Association of Profess
SchoolUniversidad Nacional de Buenos Aires
SchoolUniversidad Nacional de Cuyo
AssociationInternational Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters
SchoolFacultad de Filosofía y Letras, Letras (UBA)
SchoolUniversidad Católica Argentina, Facultad de Filosofía y letras
AssociationColegio de Traductores Públicos de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires
SchoolUniversidad Caece Mar del Plata
SchoolUniversidad Argentina de la Empresa, Facultad de Ciencias Jurídicas y Sociales

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Upcoming and past ProZ.com events in Argentina

Powwow Argentina - La Plata Aug 16
Conference Evento regional de ProZ.com en Buenos Aires, Argentina Aug 16
Powwow Argentina - San Miguel de Tucuman Jul 19
Powwow Argentina - Buenos Aires Jun 29
Powwow Argentina - Cordoba Jun 28
Powwow Argentina - Rosario May 24
Powwow Argentina - Buenos Aires May 17
Powwow Argentina - La Plata May 17
Powwow Argentina - Buenos Aires Mar 8
Powwow Argentina - Buenos Aires Nov 30, 2013

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