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.
Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Elia Association.
Covid-19 has had a huge impact across the world and on all areas of our lives. From early 2020 working from home has become the new normal. This has affected our day to day work life and has changed...
Our events allow members to benefit from the massive pool of expertise and networking connections within the industry.
The 6th edition of Elia’s Focus on Project Management goes virtual in November 2021. Join the language...
Together is Elia’s initiative dedicated to bringing together freelance language professionals and language...
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.
My business has grown 40% in the last 3 years of coming to Elia conferences.
Born from six European language service companies, today Elia has 254 members from around the world.