First ProZ.com Seminar in Egypt لأول مرة: بروز.كوم تعقد ندوة في مصر
entered by members for this conference
|Hazem Hamdy (Egypt)|
| || Bio: Hazem Hamdy is the organizer of TranZ-Arabia I and the "First ProZ.com Mini-Conference in Egypt" (2010). He has been practicing as a freelance translator since 1996 and, additionally, as an interpreter since 2001, after spending more than a decade of his early career in the localization field. His first degree was in computer engineering and his second is in Islamic studies and Arabic linguistics. He also holds a certificate of professional written translation from the American University in Cairo.|
Hazem has lived in the UK, and has worked in Saudi Arabia for several years. He also has extensive international business exposure through frequent business trips to the USA, most European countries, all GCC countries, etc. He currently lives with his family in Cairo, Egypt.
ProZ.com profile: Hazem Hamdy
| || Bio: Alaa Zeineldine is an ATA certified Arabic/English translator. Alaa holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken. He graduated from Alexandria University in 1975 to serve as a Computer instructor in the Air Defense Academy. His work as a software engineer then took him from Egypt to Britain and finally to the US, where he worked for AT&T, DEC, Compaq, and HP. Alaa cultivated his interest in language and translation as a pastime alongside his software engineering career, until he finally decided to leave HP in 2003 to work as a fulltime freelance translator focusing on technical translation. He now works mostly from Alexandria, Egypt. Alaa is currently involved with the ATA ad-hoc committee working on establishing an English>Arabic certification exam. He had also served for six years as a ProZ.com moderator.|
ProZ.com profile: Alaa Zeineldine
|Hosam Mostafa (Egypt)|
| || Bio: Lecturer, translator, writer and researcher |
Master Degree - English Literature
Translation High Diplomat (AUC)
Computer Sciences Courses- Sadat Academy
Business administration and Human Resources Diplomat
Master Degree - Political Economy and Crisis Management
Founder & President of Egyptian Translators & Linguists Association- www.egytrans.org
Languages: Arabic, English, French, Spanish and Chinese
Expert in diplomatic, political, military.
Senior chief --editor of World Translation & Languages Sciences Magazine " Josoor”
Columnist in “The Diplomat” magazine issued by Ministry of foreign Affairs- KSA
Chairman of Al-Reyam Training, Consultation and Education Development.
Member of Arab Public Relations Society
Member of Association for Educational Communications and Technology
Lecturer and instructor “Translation and Linguistics”
ProZ.com profile: Dr. Hosameldin Mostafa
|Dina El Kassas (Egypt)|
| || Bio: Assistant professor, Faculty Al Alsun (languages and translation), Minya University - Associated Researcher, Modyco Lab, Paris X University, Computational linguist and Professional translator.|
- Master in E-learning Management • Paris 3 – Sorbonne Nouvelle University, France
- PhD in Formal and computational linguistics • Paris 7 – Denis Diderot University, France
- Master in French language and Education • Grenoble 3 – Stendhal University, France
- MPhil in French linguistics • Ein Shams University, Egypt
- Bachelor in French language and translation • Ein Shams University, Egypt
Web site: www.dinaelkassas.com
ProZ.com profile: Dina El Kassas
|Hossam Eid (Egypt)|
| || Bio: Hossam is the Founder and General Manager of Al-Andalus Group for Translation, Interpretation & Voice Over services with more than 12 years of translation and interpretation experience in different fields.|
- Candidate for MA degree in Spanish Literature, Spanish Department, Faculty of Al-Alsun (Languages), Ain-Shams University, Egypt.
- Completed Master’s Monographic Courses in Spanish Dept., Faculty of Al-Alsun, Ain Shams University, Egypt.
- A certified translator and member of the Egyptian Translators Association (EGYTA).
- Member of the Spanish Department academic staff of the UIAL (International University of Latin America).
- Holder of B.A from Faculty of Al-Alsun, Ain Shams University, Egypt.
- Arabic Islamic studies at UIAL (International University of Latin America).
- Arabic Islamic studies at Islamic Academy in Riyadh.
Web site: http://www.alandalusgroup.org
ProZ.com profile: Hossam Eid
|Fahd Hassanein (Egypt)|
| || Bio: Fahd Hassanein is Business Development and QA Manager at Arabic Localizer, an Egyptian company specialized in providing Arabic language services. During his professional career, Fahd came across various stages of the translation process. Before embarking on the freelance translation career, he worked as a website content editor for an Arabic/English portal and work was primarily based on translating content in both language directions. He also worked in translation service sales at a reputable translation company, a stage at which he worked alongside the project management team which helped build his awareness of the translation process from offering translation services to the client and until delivering the final translation product. In addition to this, a long experience in different cultures as a result of traveling to different places helped Fahd note the various cultural factors affecting the translation itself which is an important part of the translator’s job.|
ProZ.com profile: Fahd Hassanein