Association of Language Companies’ 2019 Annual Conference

Registration is open for ALC’s 2019 Annual Conference – May 1 – 4 at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, D.C. To advocate fair practices of professional, independent workers in the LSC sector, this year’s program begins with some ALC members visiting the USA Capitol, where ALC will share ideas with legislators. The rest of the week at... Read More

Industry survey results

We are very pleased to share the results of the 2019 Language Industry. This survey is a collaborative effort of Elia, EMT, EUATC, FIT Europe, GALA and LIND, and was looking at the trends, expectations and challenges in the European Translation Industry. The survey received responses from 1404 respondents across 55 countries, making it the... Read More

The Elia Board wants YOU!

If you’re passionate about the language industry, now’s your chance to make a difference 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 available once the current term ends in October 2019.... Read More

Elia and Partner to Broadcast Together 2019

After a successful partnership in 2018, Elia and will be joining to broadcast the fourth edition of Together – our annual two-day event with a mission to strengthen our industry by bringing language service companies and independent language professionals together in a positive, collaborative environment. The event provides an open dialogue on industry trends,... Read More

PMs praise Porto

In September, Elia held the third edition of ND Focus- Elia’s focus on Project Management. Held in Porto, Portugal, the event brought together PMs in the language industry for a two-day event combining presentations from expert speakers, with thought-provoking workshops encouraging discussion and best practice sharing. This year’s tracks focused on three topics: assertiveness, attracting and... Read More

Execs say sì to Sicily

In May, Elia held the third edition of ND Focus – Elia’s networking days for Executives. Held in Catania, Sicily, the event was sold out and brought together senior professionals in the language industry retreat in an exclusive and secluded setting, to retreat from the day-to-day and focus on building a stronger future for their... Read More

The results are in!

The votes in the 2018 Elia Election have now been counted and we are pleased to announce the Directors who will lead the association into the future: Diego Cresceri Creative Words, Italy 57% of the vote Susana Peixoto Expressão, Portugal 72% of the vote Clio Schils Commit Global Translations, Greece 75% of the vote Geert Vanderhaeghe... Read More

Elia and GDPR: stay connected for Industry news

Elia is committed to creating events, initiatives and providing information that is highly relevant to the language industry. Our activities are of interest to the wider language community and our members, and we aim to keep our audience informed whilst adhering to the GDPR* requirements. GDPR came into effect on the 25th of May 2018.... Read More

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