ND Bucharest
12-13 October 2017 / Bucharest, Romania

Elia's 21st Networking Days, our flagship event where language service companies gain the skills to grow and maximise their business.


ND Focus – Elia's focus on Project Management
7-8 December 2017 / Prague, Czech Republic

The second edition of the only event to develop and enhance essential language industry project management skills, to deliver projects successfully and create a competitive edge.

Elia Members: Get your wisdom published inThe Elia Handbook for Smart PMs.For details and to submit go to the event website.


22-23 February 2018 / Athens, Greece

Where language service companies and independent language professionals meet for constructive dialogue on the latest industry trends and challenges.


ND Focus – Elia's focus on Sales & Marketing
6-7 July 2017 / Geneva, Switzerland

Thank you to our attendees from 25 countries who joined us for the industry’s first event dedicated to sales and marketing skills, to expand your customer base, boost your profits and get fit for the catwalk!

Elia Membership application

We are delighted you have chosen to accelerate your business success and become a member of Elia, the premier association for the European language services industry.

Elia offers two categories of membership:

Full membership

For companies that actively provide translation, localisation, internationalisation or globalisation services and employ two or more persons, owner included.
The cost of membership is €430 for 12 months.

Associate membership

For companies and organisations that do not engage in the business of providing language services such as tool providers, consultancies, training companies and vendors with the potential of providing services to our members.
The cost of membership is €600 for 12 months.

Please note that membership begins on the date the initial payment is received and lasts for 12 months. All costs quoted are ex VAT.

To apply, please familiarise yourself with the Elia Code of Conduct and then enter your data in the form below. Fields marked with a red asterisk (*) are mandatory.


Elia is in the process of moving its registered seat from the UK to Belgium.

  • Companies that apply for Elia membership from 1 June 2017 will become members of Elia AISBL, operating from our new Belgium base. All new applications will therefore be processed according to the laws of Belgium and the Belgian VAT rules will apply.
  • Elia is the not-for-profit association dedicated to the European language services industry since 2005; we will continue our mission to accelerate the business success of our members from our new base in Brussels, Belgium.

If you have any questions about how your data is processed, or if you would like to access or amend the data that Elia holds, please contact Deppy Nikolaidou, Elia Membership and Relationships Manager.