Join us in Vienna for the 22nd edition of Networking Days

“Vienna is a handsome, lively city, and pleases me exceedingly” Fredrick Chopin. Located on the possibly the most the most iconic river in Europe, Vienna is Austria’s capital. Its artistic and intellectual legacy was shaped by residents including Mozart, Beethoven and Sigmund Freud. The city is also known for its Imperial palaces, including Schönbrunn, the Habsburgs’ summer residence... Read More

Meet the Candidates for the Board

Five inspirational Elia Members have stepped forward and submitted their candidacy to join the Board of Directors when the current term ends in October. Each passionate candidate brings a wealth of expertise to share with Elia and the wider language community. We’re delighted to have attracted such high-caliber candidates to help steer Elia into the... Read More

Work in Interpreting? Have your say on the content at ND Vienna

The Elia team are busy preparing for ND Vienna, Elia’s 22nd Networking Days event on the 4-5 October 2018 in Austria. We are currently designing the content for the various event streams and agenda. The ND Vienna committee are keen to hear from members of the interpreting community on their views on content for the event. Please take 5... Read More

All Together in Athens 2018

In February 2018, language service companies and freelance language professionals met in Athens to learn, network and party at the third edition of Together. Athens was a fantastic choice of setting for Together, the conference with a mission to bring the language industry together. The fun and friendly atmosphere that Together has aimed to foster since... Read More

Welcome Elia new members! Delighted to have you on board

Since the start of 2018, Elia has had 18 new member companies join our worldwide community. We are delighted to welcome these new members to Elia! These new members recognise the value of Elia membership; an environment of open dialogue for all, where members connect, exchange and form partnerships with companies that have a business focus... Read More

The Elia Board wants YOU! Call for Candidates 2018

If you’re passionate about the language industry, now’s your chance to step up by standing for election to the Elia Board. Senior executives working for an Elia Full Member company are eligible to stand for election to one of the four positions that will become vacant once the current term ends in October 2018. Candidates... Read More

Academic Editing as an Emerging Specialty

How academic translators and editors can make themselves an invaluable part of the publication process. This blog is based on a presentation given by Avi Staiman, CEO of Academic Language Experts, at Elia’s Together 2018 conference in Athens, Greece. The Goal: Preparing Research for Publication Academic scholars want to publish their research in respected journals as... Read More

Our Moderators are ready for action in Sicily!

ND Focus – Elia’s networking days for Executives is about getting the benefit of the extensive knowledge and direct personal experience of dynamic expert moderators. Our moderators for both tracks will present each session, provide background information such as research, case studies and more to inspire conversation and facilitate thought-provoking and unscripted discussion and interactivity.... Read More