ND Focus – Elia's networking days for Executives
4-5 May 2017 / Chania, Greece

Elia’s targeted event for industry decision-makers keen to create a stronger future for their company.


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

The industry’s first event dedicated to sales and marketing skills, to expand your customer base and boost your profits.


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 / 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.


Please see below for special offers for Elia Members including special rates to exhibit at tekom fair and software discounts.

For more information on how to make use of these special offers, access Elia Synergy or email us at info@elia-association.org.

Special rates to exhibit at tekom fair

Don’t miss this opportunity to exhibit your company at the world’s largest event for technical communication, the tcworld Conference and accompanying tekom fair, 24-26 October 2017 in Stuttgart, Germany.

Elia Members are eligible for a reduced fee to exhibit. Simply indicate that you are an Elia Member on the Stand Application for Exhibitors.

If you were an exhibitor at last year’s tekom fair, you have the option of booking the floor space you had in 2016 or receive priority booking if you submit your application to exhibit by 24 March 2017.

Elia will have a booth in the Associations World area.

For more information and to apply to exhibit, go to the tekom fair website.

Rates for Elia Members

€260 for Row Area booth (open on 1 side)
€285 for Corner Area booth (open on 2 sides)
€300 for Head Area booth (open on 3 sides)
€320 for Island Area booth (open on 4 sides)

Prices are per square meter for floor space only (without any equipment) for three days and do not include 19% VAT.

  • Registration deadline: 24 March 2017
    After this date the floor planning will be set by the organiser. Registrations after this date are still possible provided floor spaces are still available.
  • All exhibitors registering after 29 May 2017 will unfortunately not appear in the printed conference programme.
  • Admission: By the beginning of May 2017, you will receive confirmation of admission to the tekom fair with stand number and other details.

If you would like more information and to find out about sponsorship or advertising opportunities, please contact the sales team:

Kathrin Sözen at +49 711 65704 57
Denise Müller at +49 711 65704 52

Software discounts


Memsource offers Elia Members a 60-day free trial and 1-hour online training in Shared Jobs and Instant Quotes features. MLVs, SLVs and end clients can work in a single, integrated environment in Memsource Cloud. Real-time TM updates, terminology and job progress are shared across the entire team, while other information, including the names of translators, is kept strictly confidential. This approach provides a very powerful feature set for MLVs and SLVs looking to streamline their translation process. Please find more information in Elia Synergy or contact Memsource.


Elia Members receive a special discount on memoQ server. As a #SaveWithELIA add-on, Kilgray is offering three free hours of consultation and implementation services. 

Year-round offer for Elia Members
Elia Members are entitled to a special discount on memoQ server. The level of the discount is calculated based on the size of the memoQ server.

#SaveWithELIA promotion
In addition to a special discount on memoQ server, Elia members may receive 3 free hours of consultation with the memoQ Professional Services team to help you implement memoQ into your workflow, and optimise your processes even further. 

To take advantage of this offer, please e-mail sales@kilgray.com and include the following coupon code: memoQserver_ELIA2016.


SDL would like to offer 25% discount on SDL Professional and Freelance licenses to all Elia Members. Please contact your SDL account manager to discuss this offer www.translationzone.com/contact

XTRF Translation Management Systems

20% discount on licence rental for the first 6 months. Supplier Terms & Conditions apply.

XTRF provides an online platform for translation project management and automation, which results in faster delivery times, up to 70% lower project management costs and efficient translator management. Currently XTRF is used by over 1600 translation project managers world-wide.

8 reasons why joining Elia helps you get ahead


All activities are keenly focused on the European language industry.


To increase the visibility and reputation of your company.


To connect with peers from across borders.


To strengthen relationships and increase business opportunities.


For networking, both in-person and online.


For professional training and skills development.


To access Elia Exchange, which bridges the talent gap and supports the future of the industry for the benefit of your company.


For EU representation at the LIND-Web, EMT and Translating Europe Forum.