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European Language Industry Association

Elia is the European not-for-profit trade association of language service companies with a mission to accelerate our members' business success. Founded in 2005, we have become the leading trade association for the language services industry in Europe.
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Our Mission in Short

What We Do


Our mission is to accelerate your business success

Elia is the European not-for-profit trade association of language service companies with a mission to accelerate our members‘ business success. Founded in 2005, we have become the leading trade association for the language services industry in Europe.

We are committed to delivering, benefits, events and initiatives with a single goal in mind: to help language service companies grow. This means providing hyper-relevant opportunities for you and your company to learn, network and develop best practice together, while representing the interests of the language industry as a whole.

At Elia we strive to maintain the welcoming and open environment the association has become famous for, where our members feel like part of a growing family all strengthening the industry together.

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Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Elia Association.


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Let’s Focus on PM22!

Nov 11, 2022

16 November 2022, 16:00 - 17:00 CET Take a sneak peek at what awaits you in Manchester this December 1-2, 2022.  We’ve invited all our incredible expert speakers to attend an EXCLUSIVE pre-event...

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We’ve made some changes…

Nov 09, 2022

We’re committed to delivering benefits, events and initiatives to our dear Elia family to help language service companies grow and accelerate their success. To ensure we remain providing you with the...

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Work smarter with APIs

Nov 02, 2022

23 November 2022, 16:00-17:00 CETSpeakers: Marc Janssen & Andy Forkgen DescriptionDiscover how APIs can save time and make your life easier. In this webinar Marc Janssen and Andy Forkgen of FlowDezk...

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Upcoming Events

Our events allow members to benefit from the massive pool of expertise and networking connections within the industry.


 

Together 2023

Together is Elia’s initiative dedicated to bringing together freelance language professionals and language...

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Thoughts of Our Members

Latest Testimonials

Over the years we have brought exceptional value to our members. Hear their opinions below.


Besides being able to connect and find partners, we acquired an insight into best practices and, as a result, upgraded and improved our processes which yielded a 90% growth or our turnover in 2015. We have gained a lot by becoming an Elia member.

Gregor Medvešček

Head of Sales and Marketing, Translat

My business has grown 40% in the last 3 years of coming to Elia conferences.

Tea Dietterich

CEO, 2M Language Services

Our Newest Members

Born from six European language service companies, today Elia has 235 members from around the world.


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