An ATA Professional Development Event
Presented by the American Translators Association

ATA Energy Conference


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OIL RIG TOUR
Rowan Companies, Inc. will provide a tour of the Bob Palmer, a Gorilla-class jack-up rig, to ATA attendees.
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FREE OTC PASS
Rowan Companies, Inc. will provide free passes to the Offshore Technology Conference to ATA attendees.
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CONTINUING EDUCATION
Earn up to 10 CEPs for the ATA Certification Program.
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Sessions

Non-Language-Specific
French-Specific
Portuguese-Specific
Russian-Specific
Spanish-Specific

 

Non-Language-Specific
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Basic Equipment for the Energy Industry
Aaron Ruby (3 hours)

Research Techniques and Primary Resources for Technical Translators
Aaron Ruby (90 minutes)

Oil Well Drilling: Before, During, and After
Luis Téllez (3 hours)

Unit Operations: The Heart of the Chemical Plant
Roger Martin (3 hours)

Introduction to the Language of Wind Energy (Spoken with a Texas Accent)
Robert Arnett (90 minutes)

Ethics and Standards of Practice for Technical Interpreters
Jorge Ungo (3 hours)

The Nuclear Fuel Cycle
Cheryl Hutchison (90 minutes)

Oilfield Operations and Technology
Steven Marzuola (90 minutes)

Outline of the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry
John Rock (3 hours)

Nuclear Reactors
Cheryl Hutchison (90 minutes)

Offshore Oil and Gas Platforms
Aaron Ruby (3 hours)

Exploring for Oil And Gas: The Work of Geologists and Geophysicists
Fabián D'Andrea (90 minutes)

Online Documentation as a Terminology Source in the Energy Sector 
Igor Vesler (90 minutes)

 

 

French-Specific
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A Primer on Oil and Gas Law Terms in French and English
Steven Mines (90 minutes; Presenting Languages: English and French)

 

French-Related:

 

The Nuclear Fuel Cycle
Cheryl Hutchison (90 minutes)

Nuclear Reactors
Cheryl Hutchison (90 minutes)

Outline of the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry
John Rock (3 hours)

 

 

Portuguese-Specific
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Oil and Gas: A Portuguese Potpourri
J. Henry Phillips and Thelma L. Sabim (90 minutes; Presenting Languages: English and Portuguese)

 

Portuguese-Related:

 

Outline of the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry
John Rock (3 hours)

 

 

Russian-Specific
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Petroleum Refining
Bart Mkrtychev (90 minutes; Presenting Languages: English and Russian)

Fire Protection
Bart Mkrtychev (90 minutes; Presenting Languages: English and Russian)

 

Russian-Related:

 

Online Documentation as a Terminology Source in the Energy Sector 
Igor Vesler (90 minutes)

 

 

Spanish-Specific
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Swimming Upstream: Translating Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Service Contracts from Spanish into English
Robert Arnett (90 minutes)

Plataformas, torres y taladros: terminologia de produccion petrolera en español
Steven Mines (90 minutes; Presenting Languages: English and Spanish)

Oil and Gas Interpreting: From Negotiations to Exploration and Production
Verónica Geller (90 minutes)

Chemical Engineering and Processes: A Mini-glossary Resulting from a Basic Understanding of Specific Topics
Ana Vanoli (3 hours, Presenting Language: Spanish)

Technical Terminology and Other Mistakes in the Translation of Petroleum Industry Reports
Fabián D'Andrea (90 minutes, Presenting Languages: English and Spanish)

The Downstream Industry: Petroleum Refining
James Clark (90 minutes, Presenting Language: Spanish)

 

Spanish-Related:

 

Offshore Oil and Gas Platforms
Aaron Ruby (3 hours)

Basic Equipment for the Energy Industry
Aaron Ruby (3 hours)

Research Techniques and Primary Resources for Technical Translators
Aaron Ruby (90 minutes)

Outline of the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry
John Rock (3 hours)