Modern Trends in Fishery Translation

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Topics: Getting established in the translation industry
Technical & scientific documents translation
Services and specialization
Terminology management

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Start time:Oct 17, 2018 08:00 GMT     Add to calendar

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Language:English
Duration:90 minutes
Summary:The fishing industry is a stable source of potential job opportunities for translators. With growing fishing industry and international trade of fish products the involvement of translators in this industry also increases. In this webinar the trainer will focus on modern trends in fisheries and aquaculture and where translation services are required, the skills and tools of a good fisheries translator, the potential clients and how to be connected with them.
Description
Fishing industry including aquaculture provides employment to over 500 million people globally. It is also a stable source of potential job opportunities for translators. With growing fishing industry and international trade of fish products the involvement of translators whose services are constantly required in different sectors of this industry also increases.

This webinar is an updated version of the webinar "Translating for Fishing Industry". In this webinar, the trainer who has more than 30 years of experience in fishery translation will provide an overview of modern trends in fisheries and aquaculture and their significance for translators.

The skills and tools required for a good fishery translator will be discussed.

The trainer will speak about the modern-day terminology challenges of a fishery translator and how to deal with them.

The potential clients and how to be connected with them will be discussed.
Target audience
This session can be interesting and useful to those who are making their first steps in fishery translation but also to those who specialize in fishery transaltion but understand the value of learning from others' experience. You are all very welcome!
Learning objectives
You will learn about:
-modern trends in fisheries and aquaculture
-the areas of the fishing industry where translators' services are in constant demand
-the organizations and programs related to the fishing industry
- the skills and tools of a good fishery translator
- the potential clients and how to be connected with them
Prerequisites
You need to be a professional translator or an experienced professional in fisheries or adajcent areas with an excellent command of your native and target languages.
Program
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* modern trends in fisheries and aquaculture
* the areas of the fishing industry where translators' services are in constant demand
*the skills and tools of a good fishery translator
*the organizations and programs related to the fishing industry
*the potential clients and how to be connected with them
*questions and answers
Virtual platform system requirements
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For PC-based Users:

• Required: Windows Vista – Windows 10
• Required: Google Chrome v39 or later; Mozilla Firefox v34 or later; Internet Explorer v8 or later (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
• Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)


For Mac®-based Users:

• Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) – 10.11 (El Capitan)
• Required: Microsoft Edge; Apple Safari v6 or later
• Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)

Join from Android

• Operating system: Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later
• Internet connection: 3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)
• Software: Free GoToWebinar App from the Google Play Store



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Trainer
 Anneta Vysotskaya    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: Anneta Vysotskaya graduated the English Department of the Far Eastern State University (Vladivostok, Russia) in 1983. After working for one year as a school teacher she was invited to join the staff of the Scientific Information Department of the Institute of Marine Biology of the Russian Academy of Sciences. She worked there for 20 years reaching the position of a leading translator. Her main expertise is in environmental, fisheries, food, health, medical and business translation. In 2004, she moved with her family to New Zealand and had to start as a freelance translator and interpreter practically from zero. She translated for many clients from all over the world. She also works as a community interpreter since 2005.

Аннета Высоцкая закончила отделение английской филологии Дальневосточного государственного университета в 1983 году. Около 20 лет работала штатным переводчиком в Институте биологии моря и журнала "Биология моря", в том числе ведущим переводчиком, а также переводила для других научных учреждений Российской академии наук. Выполняла переводы для Торгово-промышленной палаты. Она специализируется в переводе в области охраны природы, биологии, рыбного хозяйства, здравоохранения, медицины, пищевой промышленности, а также имеет большой опыт перевода во многих других областях. Неоднократно была переводчиком на международных научных конференциях. С 2004 году проживает в Новой Зеландии, активно работает переводчиком-фрилансером, оказывая переводческие услуги для клиентов в разных странах мира. С 2005 года занимается устным переводом в больницах и других учреждениях Новой Зеландии. С 2005 года занимается устным переводом в социальной сфере.
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Modern Trends in Fishery Translation

Ana Vozone Identity Verified
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8 seats at 25 USD leftJul 11, 2018

The minute I saw this I tried to apply.
The price, however, is now 33 euros, which is considerably more.
Please advise as tow which is the correct price as I would really like to attend.
Ana


 
8 seats at 25 USD leftJul 18, 2018

Ana Vozone wrote:

The minute I saw this I tried to apply.
The price, however, is now 33 euros, which is considerably more.
Please advise as tow which is the correct price as I would really like to attend.
Ana


Hello Ana,

Thanks for your interest in the training. Please follow this link to purchase the training session with the discount at 25 USD at https://www.proz.com/store/31777

The offer expires tomorrow, July 19th, at 3pm GMT.

Please let me know if you have any doubts.

My bests,
Helen


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Taña Dalglish
Jamaica
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Spanish to English
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Modern Trends in Fishery TranslationSep 18, 2018

Dear Helen:

I only just received notification re the Webinar/presentation today, 18 September 2018. Your reply says "The offer expires tomorrow, July 19th, at 3pm GMT." July? We are in September 2018, and according to the course summary, the Webinar is slated for 17 October 2018 at 3:00 p.m. Details are conflicting regarding cost, and whether seats are still available. The latest information I have is USD25.00 with 8 seats available. Can you confirm the cut off date, the cost, a
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Dear Helen:

I only just received notification re the Webinar/presentation today, 18 September 2018. Your reply says "The offer expires tomorrow, July 19th, at 3pm GMT." July? We are in September 2018, and according to the course summary, the Webinar is slated for 17 October 2018 at 3:00 p.m. Details are conflicting regarding cost, and whether seats are still available. The latest information I have is USD25.00 with 8 seats available. Can you confirm the cut off date, the cost, availability of seats, and is the Webinar still slated for October 17 2018 at 3:00 p.m.?

Many thanks and look forward to hearing from you.

Taña Dalglish
http://www.proz.com/profile/609894
Member of the ProZ Certified ProZ network
tanadalglish@gmail.com
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