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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 membersโ€˜ 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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Elia Election - Final Report

Aug 10, 2022

The votes for the 2022 Elia Election have been counted and an incredible 72% of Full Members companies voted! A big thank you to everyone who participated. Congratulations to Alina Birsan on her re-election...

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Together 2023 - Call for proposals

Jul 11, 2022

The ELIA Together 2023 team is thrilled to invite you to the ELIA Together 2023 conference that will take place in Rome, on ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‘ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ’ ๐…๐ž๐›๐ซ๐ฎ๐š๐ซ๐ฒ ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‘. Founded...

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The results are in!

Jul 11, 2022

The votes in the 2022 Elia Election have been counted. An incredible 72% of Elia Full Members companies voted in the elections. Thank you for participating! Congratulations to Alina Birsan on her re-election...

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Come to Meet Us

Upcoming Events

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


 

Networking Days 2022

Networking Days was created with the aim of bringing together member companies and wider language industry...

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Focus on Project Management 2022

Eliaโ€™s Focus on Project Management is calling industry project and production managers in Manchester...

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Together 2023

Together is Eliaโ€™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 Medveลกฤek

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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