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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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Our Latest News

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


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Webinar

Enabling urgent multilingual messaging to communities with AI-driven workflows

Apr 19, 2021

19 May 2021, 14:00-15:00 CET Speaker: Thomas Lespes-Muñoz Last year, Australia had its fair share of emergency situations with the bushfires, numerous flash floods and the COVID-19 pandemic. With...

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Elia wants your leadership!

Apr 15, 2021

Deadline: May 10, 2021 by 11:59 PM CET 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...

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Apr

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The trendy new old service for language specialists: transcreation

Apr 08, 2021

21 April 2021, 16:00-17:00 CET Speaker: Rosario de Zayas Rueda Marketing + cultural + languages knowledge are required skills to be able to offer professional transcreation services. I will explain...

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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 2021

Networking Days is Elia’s flagship event, created with the aim of bringing together member companies...

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Focus on Executives 2021

The 5th edition of Elia’s Focus on Executives brings industry leaders together in a relaxed atmosphere...

Focus on Project Management 2021

Elia’s Focus on Project Management, – is calling industry project and production managers in Manchester...

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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 255 members from around the world.


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