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

It’s not business – it’s personal!

If you haven’t yet entered the Elia Engage Video Contest, don’t be shy! As Committee Member Dena Angevin explains, there’s no need to be a natural salesperson or gifted film-maker – just be you! As Elia Engage Members, we share a common interest in building stronger ties between freelance translators and language service companies. As... Read More

Who will be our Elia Engage video star?

To celebrate the launch of video profiles on Elia Engage, enter our contest and win free registration for Together 2019! Continuing the Elia Engage mission to help industry professionals make better global connections, we’re introducing video profiles to the Elia Engage website. To celebrate this launch, we’re giving away a free registration for Together 2019... Read More

2018 European Language Industry Survey

Elia, in collaboration with EUATC, EMT, GALA, FIT Europe and LINDweb, have launched the 6th annual European Language Industry survey. The aim of the survey is to gather views about trends, expectations and challenges to help explain or even predict current and future developments. The survey is open to independent language professionals, language service companies, in-house translation... Read More

Merry Christmas, see you in 2018

As the year comes to an end, we feel it’s time for a well deserved Christmas break. Looking back to 2017, we can really say that it has proven definitely challenging as our events grow and become more intense year after year. But how rewarding! We would just like to thank all of our members, attendees,... Read More

Meet the extraordinary candidates

Seven extraordinary Elia Members have stepped forward and submitted their candidacy to join the Elia Board after Roberto Ganzerli steps down as Elia Director in December. Each candidate brings a wealth of skills and experience to share with Elia and the wider language industry. We’re delighted to have attracted such high-calibre candidates to help steer... Read More

Save the Date for Sicily!

The third edition of ND Focus – Elia’s networking days for Executives, Elia’s business retreat for executives will take place in Sicily on 3-4 May 2018. Save the Date! Meet the Committee of year’s 2018 event and we will keep you informed of all the developments to this event’s programme. ND Focus – Elia’s networking... Read More