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June 5, 2004, 12:00 am
NetherlandsUtrechtIn personEnglish
Event Organizer:

Csaba Ban


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Name NoteWill Attend
Csaba Ban  \"Organizer\" \"Reporter\" Wow! 500th powwow!!!  
Liesbeth Huijer   I have to be in Utrecht for an exam on this day as well.  
XElza van Swieten (X)   hoi  
Özden Arıkan   Please count me in, too (let's say, I'll be there 80%), and maybe I can suggest places in a couple of days :)  
Annelies Teulings   It will be my first one and would have been his 500th powwow for Csaba. Csaba is not coming all the way from Budapest, while I am in Amsterdam? Guess I ought to come, still.  
Karin Flückiger   can't be there but the place I named could be a good location  
Xgasenhoef   I have joined this site recently.I would like to start as a freelancer and I need some advice.I am a Romanian living in Holland ,close to Utrecht.  
Antoinette vH   Na het SNEVT examen is het misschien goed doorzakken. Het examen is gepland in Utrecht van 9:30 - 17:00 uur.  
Agnes Douwes   Hi, I will be in Utrecht that day for the ATA exam and would like to meet. My exam is from 2-5pm, so afterwards would be good.  


Postings about this event


Powwow: Utrecht - Netherlands

Csaba Ban  Identity Verified
Hungary
Local time: 01:31
Member (2002)
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anyone from Utrecht? Feb 25, 2004

I would love to organize this event, but this will be my first time in Utrecht (going there to sit for an ATA exam).
Is there anyone familiar with the city to recommend a place?


 

Elza van Swieten (X)
Local time: 01:31
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Utrecht Mar 15, 2004

Hi Csaba Ban,
What kind of place do you mean. A hotel?


 

Csaba Ban  Identity Verified
Hungary
Local time: 01:31
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pub Mar 15, 2004

Dear All,
Thank you for showing interest in this powwow. The kind of place I meant is rather a cosy pub or a cafe.
So far I organized 5 powwows in Budapest and participated in two more abroad, and a pub/restaurant/cafe setting always worked out quite well.
As I have not been to Utrecht, I will rely on you guys to propose a local hangout.

regards from Budapest on the first genuine spring dayicon_smi</span><span id=...
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Dear All,
Thank you for showing interest in this powwow. The kind of place I meant is rather a cosy pub or a cafe.
So far I organized 5 powwows in Budapest and participated in two more abroad, and a pub/restaurant/cafe setting always worked out quite well.
As I have not been to Utrecht, I will rely on you guys to propose a local hangout.

regards from Budapest on the first genuine spring dayicon_smile.gif
Csaba
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Liesbeth Huijer  Identity Verified
Netherlands
Local time: 01:31
Norwegian to Dutch
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't Hoogt? Apr 19, 2004

How about meeting in cafe 't Hoogt: www.inutrechtuit.nl/cafes/cafeframes.html
I have been there several times and I think it is a nice place


 

gasenhoef
Local time: 01:31
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Iulianna C.:Utrecht Apr 28, 2004

Hi,
I have joined this site recently and I would like to make friends in the field.I would like to begin as a freelancer and I would needsome advice from experienced people.Does somebody know how could I get authorization to translate in Holland.I am a Romanian ,living in Holland,near Utrecht.If there is someone willing to initiate me in the field ,here is my e-mail address:[email protected]


 

Csaba Ban  Identity Verified
Hungary
Local time: 01:31
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sorry, I will not be able to go May 20, 2004

I am sorry, but almost in the last minute I have to cancel my quick trip to the Netherlands.
Of course, if the other people feel like meeting up, just go ahead and have fun!


 

Agnes Douwes  Identity Verified
Local time: 01:31
Member (2004)
English to Dutch
Let's plan the details May 26, 2004

I see that Csaba won't be able to come, but it seems there is enough interest to go ahead anyway. I think cafe 't Hoogt sounds fine for a meeting place. What kind of time do we want to meet? Looks like 3 people have an exam, so how about afterwards, say 5.30-6pm? Perhaps meet for dinner? What do you all think at this point? Hope to see you there.

 

Csaba Ban  Identity Verified
Hungary
Local time: 01:31
Member (2002)
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happy meeting Jun 3, 2004

I wish I could be there with you... I hope at least some of you will actually meet up and have a chat.
To console myself for not being in Utrecht, I will be visiting a concert Saturday night in Budapest with Suzanne Vega and Stingicon_smile.gif


 

Csaba Ban  Identity Verified
Hungary
Local time: 01:31
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did anyone go??? Jun 7, 2004

How was it? did any of you eventually meet up?

 

Agnes Douwes  Identity Verified
Local time: 01:31
Member (2004)
English to Dutch
Not as far as I know... Jun 11, 2004

Not as far as I know, I didn't get a response to my posting. Too bad! So I just chatted with my fellow translators at the exam and then had a lovely dinner with some family members in Utrecht. I do know the ATA exams are held annually, so maybe we can try again next year...

 

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