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American Translators Association  45th Annual Conference  October 13-16, 2004 • Toronto, Canada • Sheraton Centre

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Arabic Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar G Tools for Arabic, Farsi, Pashtu, Urdu, and Dari
Jennifer DeCamp
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar O Developing an Arabic Reading and Translation Strategy
Ronald G. Wolfe
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels
V-1 Translation Renewed: The Effects of Globalization on the Profession
James Archibald, Mathieu Guidére, Danielle Henripin, and Michèle Homsi
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English, French, and Arabic

 

Chinese Related Sessions
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Dutch Related Sessions
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French Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar D A Day in the Life of a State Department Translator: A Workshop for Romance Linguists
Joseph Paul Mazza
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar E Translation of French Court Documents: Advanced Level
Thomas L. West III
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar M Part I: Systemic and Linguistic Specificities of Legal Language
Part II: Prepositions in Legal Texts and Legal Translation

Louis Beaudoin
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels
FIN-1 La langue comptable en convergence
Jean-Jacques Lavoie
NEW TIME Saturday, 10:15am-11:00am - All Levels
Presenting Language: French
FIN-2 A New Look at Financial Terminology and Translation: Applications of Corpora and Statistical Linguistics
Christophe L. Réthoré
NEW TIME Saturday, 11:00am-11:45am - All Levels
L-2 How to Translate Children's Literature: Short Stories, Poetry, and Non-Fiction
Aida E. Marcuse
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English with Spanish and French
MED-2 Translating for Canada's Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies: The Translation Group Rx&D
Alain Cote
Thursday, 2:30pm-3:15pm - All Levels
MED-10 Medical and Pharmaceutical Industry in Canada: A French Translator's Perspective
Jacques Roland
Saturday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and French
V-1 Translation Renewed: The Effects of Globalization on the Profession
James Archibald, Mathieu Guidére, Danielle Henripin, and Michèle Homsi
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English, French, and Arabic

 

German Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar C Translating U.S. Contracts into German
Detlev Witt
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
FIN-3

Financial Translations in Switzerland
Markus Greiss and Michael Zürcher
Saturday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels

MED-11

Translating Psychiatric Texts
Maria Rosdolsky
Saturday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels

 

Hebrew Related Sessions
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Italian Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar D A Day in the Life of a State Department Translator: A Workshop for Romance Linguists
Joseph Paul Mazza
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels

 

Japanese Related Sessions
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Nordic Languages Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
ABC-6 Danish, Dutch, Swedish, Swahili—Getting the Language Right
David C. Rumsey
Saturday, 8:30am-9:15am - All Levels

 

Portuguese Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar D A Day in the Life of a State Department Translator: A Workshop for Romance Linguists
Joseph Paul Mazza
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar F Administrative Law in Brazil and the U.S.: Comprehensive Overview and Comparison
Vera Monteiro
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar N Challenges and Rewards of Translating for an International Financial Institution
Fernando Montenegro
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels

 

Slavic Languages Related Sessions
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Spanish Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar A English>Spanish Translation: Macroeconomics
Silvana Teresa Debonis
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar B Judicial Interpreting in Mexico
Esteban Cadena
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar I Corporate Law in the U.S. and Spain
Thomas L. West III
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Seminar J Expert Witness Testimony in Spanish: Enhancing Interpreter Performance in the Spanish to English Consecutive Mode
Janis Palma
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels
L-2 How to Translate Children's Literature: Short Stories, Poetry, and Picture Books
Aida E. Marcuse
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English with Spanish and French
L-4 The Problems Faced in the Translation of José Martí's Works at Present for a Critical Edition of his Complete Works
Ana Elena de Arazoza
Friday, 1:45pm-2:30pm - Advanced
MED-1 Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Know Your Enemies
Olga Lucía Mutis de Serna
Thursday, 1:45pm-2:30pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: Spanish
TP-1 Research Forum: Empirical Research on Translation and Interpreting Studies, Parts I-III
Claudia V. Angelelli, Brian James Baer, Christian Degueldre, and Holly E. Jacobson
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
TP-2 Research Forum: Empirical Research on Translation and Interpreting Studies, Parts IV-VII
Claudia V. Angelelli, José Delgado, Cynthia Giambruno Miguélez, and Peter P. Lindquist
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels

 


ATA Activities Related Sessions

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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar H Jurassic Parliament, or How to Run Great Meetings
Ann G. Macfarlane
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar P Skill-Building Seminar for New Mentors and Mentees
Courtney Searls-Ridge
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels
ABC-5 Translation Company Division Annual Meeting
Linda Gauthier
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
C-5 Chinese Language Division Annual Meeting
Frank Y. Mou
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
F-4 French Language Division Annual Meeting
Michèle A. Hansen
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
G-7 German Language Division Annual Meeting
Dorothee Racette
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
IT-1 Italian Language Division Annual Meeting
Jonathan T. Hine
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
J-6 Japanese Language Division Annual Meeting
Kendrick J. Wagner
Friday, 2:30pm-3:15pm - All Levels
J-7 Japanese<>English Certification Workshop
James L. Davis, Diane L. Howard, Bunichi Ohtsuka, Connie Prener, Izumi Suzuki, and Kendrick J. Wagner
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and Japanese
L-1 Literary Division Annual Meeting
Clifford E. Landers
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
MED-3 Medical Division Annual Meeting
Martine Dougé
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
N-2

Nordic Division Annual Meeting
David C. Rumsey
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels

I-8 Interpreters Division Annual Meeting
Steven Todd Mines
Saturday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
P-2 Portuguese Language Division Annual Meeting
Tereza D. Braga
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
SL-6 Slavic Languages Division Annual Meeting
Alex Lane
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
S-10 Spanish Language Division Annual Meeting
Rudolf Heller
Friday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
TP-1 Research Forum: Empirical Research on Translation and Interpreting Studies, Parts I-III
Claudia V. Angelelli, Brian James Baer, Christian Degueldre, and Holly E. Jacobson
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
TP-2 Research Forum: Empirical Research on Translation and Interpreting Studies, Parts IV-VII
Claudia V. Angelelli, José Delgado, Cynthia Giambruno Miguélez, and Peter P. Lindquist
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels

 

Agencies, Bureaus, & Companies Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
FIN-3

Financial Translations in Switzerland
Markus Greiss and Michael Zürcher
Saturday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels

 

Financial Translation Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar A English>Spanish Translation: Macroeconomics
Silvana Teresa Debonis
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
F-2 English<>French Commercial Translation: Overview, New Tools, and Main Concepts
Jonathan T. Hine and Christophe L. Réthoré
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - Beginner/Intermediate
G-6 International Accounting Standards/International Financial Reporting Standards in Germany—New Developments and Old Problems
Hans G. Liepert
Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - Intermediate/Advanced
Presenting Language: German
S-1 Tax and Financial Legislation to Combat Abuse of the Global Financial System (English>Spanish)
Silvana Teresa Debonis
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
S-8 Translating Stock Market Texts from Spain
John J. Rynne
Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
TERM-3 The Use of Metaphors in Specialized Languages
Sandra Ramacciotti Giorgio
NEW TIME Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - Advanced

 

Independent Contractors Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
ABC-3 Raising the Bar: Optimizing the Agency-Subcontractor Relationship for Ultimate Client Satisfaction
Scott A. Bass and Keiran Dunne
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
F-5 Translating for Ad Agencies
Grant Hamilton
Saturday, 8:30am-10:00am - All Levels

 

Interpreting Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar B Judicial Interpreting in Mexico
Esteban Cadena
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar J Expert Witness Testimony in Spanish: Enhancing Interpreter Performance in the Spanish to English Consecutive Mode
Janis Palma
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Seminar L Basic Note-Taking Techniques for Practicing Interpreters
Daniel Giglio
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels
LAW-2 Legal Interpreting as a Profession: Are We There Yet?
Virginia Benmaman
Saturday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
M-2 How to Tame the English Pronunciation Monsters
Maya León Meis
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
MED-4 The Role of the Medical Interpreter: Visible or Invisible
Claudia V. Angelelli
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
MED-9 Beneath the Tip of the Interpreting Iceberg: Cultural Competence
Janet M. Erickson-Johnson
Saturday, 11:00am-11:45am - All Levels
MED-12

NEW National Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice for Interpreters in Health Care: Where Are We at?
Karin B. Ruschke and Shiva Bidar-Sielaff
Saturday, 8:30am-10:00am - All Levels

 

Legal Translation & Interpreting Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar B Judicial Interpreting in Mexico
Esteban Cadena
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar C Translating U.S. Contracts into German
Detlev Witt
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar E Translation of French Court Documents: Advanced Level
Thomas L. West III
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
Seminar I Corporate Law in the U.S. and Spain
Thomas L. West III
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Seminar J Expert Witness Testimony in Spanish: Enhancing Interpreter Performance in the Spanish to English Consecutive Mode
Janis Palma
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Seminar M Part I: Systemic and Linguistic Specificities of Legal Language
Part II: Prepositions in Legal Texts and Legal Translation

Louis Beaudoin
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels
F-1 Workshop on Collocations in Legal Translation
Louis Beaudoin
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
F-3 French Contract Law for Translators: Getting Oriented
Julie E. Johnson and Joe McClinton
Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
G-1 Translating German Legalese IV: A Cook's Tour of Corporation Law
Lois M. Feuerle, PhD, JD and Joe McClinton
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
G-2 Comparative Law, Mixed Legal Systems, and Harmonization of Private Law: A Comparative Scientist's Perspective on Translating English<>German Contracts
Detlev Witt
Thursday, 3:30pm-4:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: German
I-5 Diaz Versus the State of Delaware: An Appeal Based on Interpreter and Language Issues
Nancy Schweda Nicholson
Friday, 2:30pm-3:15pm - All Levels
P-1 Administrative Law in Brazil: A Profitable Field for Translators
Vera Monteiro
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: Portuguese
P-4 Companies and the New Brazilian Civil Code
Tamara D. Barile
Friday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
P-5 The U.S. and Brazilian Judiciary Systems: An Injudicious Courtship
Enéas Theodoro Jr.
Friday, 3:30pm-4:15pm - All Levels
S-5 The Language of Alternative Dispute Resolution Methods
Pablo R. Tarantino
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
Presenting Language: Spanish
S-14 Cooking Mischief
Alexander Rainof
Saturday, 10:15am-11:00am - All Levels
Presenting Language: English with Examples in Spanish

 

Literary Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
IT-2

How Much Does Dino Buzzati Owe Thornton Wilder?
Camilla Bozzoli Rudolph
Friday, 10:15am-11:00am - All Levels

S-19 Spanish Literary Translation Workshop, Part I and II
Jo Anne Engelbert and Phyllis Zatlin
Saturday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels

 

Media Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar K The Art and Science of Script Translations
Maya León Meis
Wednesday, 2:00pm-5:00pm - All Levels

 

Medical Translation & Interpreting Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
P-6 Anatomy of an Autopsy: Brazilian and U.S. Autopsy Reports
Arlene M. Kelly
Friday, 4:15pm-5:00pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and Portuguese
SL-1 Vital Medical Supplies: Creating a Russian<>English Medical Glossary for the Real World
Nora S. Favorov, Irina E. Markevich, P. Elana Pick, and Lydia Razran Stone
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
S-6 Translating Controlled and Non-Controlled Pharmaceutical Documents
Anne Catesby Jones
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
Presenting Language: English and Spanish
S-7 Traducción de consentimientos informados para investigación
Álvaro M. Villegas
Friday, 1:45pm-2:30pm - All Levels
Presenting Language: Spanish
TP-1 Research Forum: Empirical Research on Translation and Interpreting Studies, Parts I-III
Claudia V. Angelelli, Brian James Baer, Christian Degueldre, and Holly E. Jacobson
Thursday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels
TP-2 Research Forum: Empirical Research on Translation and Interpreting Studies, Parts IV-VII
Claudia V. Angelelli, José Delgado, Cynthia Giambruno Miguélez, and Peter P. Lindquist
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels

 

Science & Technology Related Sessions
There are no related sessions at this time.

Terminology Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
F-2 English<>French Commercial Translation: Overview, New Tools, and Main Concepts
Jonathan T. Hine and Christophe L. Réthoré
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - Beginner/Intermediate
G-4 Some Challenges in Terminological Lexicography
Vittorio Ferretti
Friday, 10:15am-11:00am - All Levels
Presenting Language: German
J-9 Japanese Patent Translation Basics and Writing Styles
Clifford E. Bender
Saturday, 10:15am-11:45am - Intermediate
V-7 Gender Inclusive Language: How Much is Too Much?
Jason Bredle and Tamara Herzberg
Saturday, 4:15pm-5:00pm - All Levels

 

Training & Pedagogy Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
F-6 Translator Training in Canada
Marco A. Fiola, Geneviève Mareschal, Brian Mossop, and Egan Valentine
Saturday, 10:15am-11:45am - All Levels
I-2 How to Become an Interpreter Trainer: Putting Your Knowledge and Expertise at the Service of Your Profession
Janis Palma
Thursday, 3:30pm-5:00pm - All Levels
V-3 Language Mediation: Access, Education, and Availability
Diane de Terra
Saturday, 1:45pm-3:15pm - All Levels

 

Translation & Computers Related Sessions
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Sessions are presented in English, unless otherwise noted.
Seminar G Tools for Arabic, Farsi, Pashtu, Urdu, and Dari
Jennifer DeCamp
Wednesday, 9:00am-12:00pm - All Levels
F-2 English<>French Commercial Translation: Overview, New Tools, and Main Concepts
Jonathan T. Hine and Christophe L. Réthoré
Friday, 10:15am-11:45am - Beginner/Intermediate
FIN-2 A New Look at Financial Terminology and Translation: Applications of Corpora and Statistical Linguistics
Christophe L. Réthoré
NEW TIME Saturday, 11:00am-11:45am - All Levels
J-2 Using Text-to-Speech to Cross Check Rough Translations
Benjamin B. Tompkins
NEW TIME Saturday, 8:30am-10:00am - All Levels
J-3 Managing Redundant Translations in TRADOS Translation Memory
Naoko Uchida
Friday, 10:15am-11:00am - Intermediate
Presenting Language: Japanese
J-4 Online Resources for Japanese<>English Translators
Aaron P. Ernst
Friday, 11:00am-11:45am - All Levels

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