Announcing the first virtual translation conference
Thread poster: Jared Tabor

Jared Tabor
Local time: 15:47
Jul 16, 2009

Dear members,

In celebration of International Translation Day and the site's 10th Anniversary, is holding the first ever virtual translation conference on September 30, 2009. Participation in this event will be free to all users.

During the 12-hour event on September 30th, attendees will be able to network with fellow translators, interact live with translation agencies and attend seminars aimed at improving their businesses. There is not even any need to get all dressed up-- attendance is possible from home, or anywhere else with internet access.

Prize giveaways, including a 10-year membership, 10 SDL TRADOS licenses and free conference attendance, will be held during the event.

Attendees will also have access to live and instant contact with the event's sponsors, such as Lionbridge, thebigword, SDL TRADOS, Alchemy, and Atril, who will have representatives available in the Virtual Exhibit Hall to discuss their services and how they can help improve language professionals' businesses.

Some of the workshops and seminars currently scheduled include:

  • Negotiation and Earning Higher Rates
  • SDL TRADOS Studio 2009
  • Atril Déjà Vu X
  • Lionbridge LogoPort
  • 10 Steps to improve your Profile
  • The state and future of the Translation Industry
  • Search Optimization & Hosting a website on

    To register, just visit
    For more information on the virtual conference, go to
    There is also a forum for discussion and questions on the conference, at

    Thank you as always to the site's members, who make this and other endeavors possible.



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