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ATA Divisions consist of members who share a common interest in a specific aspect of the profession. Click on an event title to learn more.

  Chinese Language Division Dinner
  French Language Division Buffet
  German Language Division Happy Hour
  Italian Language Division Dinner
  Japanese Language Division Informal Gathering
  Japanese Language Division Dinner
  Korean Language Special Interest Group Dinner
  Literary Division After Hours Café
  Medical Division Dinner
  Slavic Languages Division Dinner
  Spanish Language Division Dinner
  Translation Company Division Dessert Reception




 

 

 

 

 

 

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Chinese Language Division Dinner
Friday, 8-10pm, China Gate Restaurant

Information will be made available as received.

 

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French Language Division Buffet
Thursday, 8-10pm, Maximilien French Café

Don't miss this annual FLD get-together over a rich sampling of French food!

Located in the Historic Pike Place Market, Maximilien is less than a five-minute walk from the Westin Hotel. It is among the very first and most successful French restaurants in Seattle, with a spectacular view of Puget Sound. The buffet is sure to remind you of some of your best
memories of eating in France. For additional information about the restaurant, visit www.maximilienrestaurant.com.

Spouses and other guests are welcome. You do not need to be a member of the French Language Division in order to attend this event, but you do need to make your reservation by October 24th.

Reservation required by October 24. Contact Jean Leblon at at jean_leblon@msn.com for details.

 

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German Language Division Happy Hour
Thursday, 7-8pm

Prosit! À votre santé! Salud! Skaal! Saúde! Na zdorovia! Cheers!
The GLD invites you to join them for a traditional Happy Hour with beer, wine, and light appetizers. Sodas will also be available.

Ticket required. See the Conference Registration Form.

 

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Italian Language Division Dinner
Friday, 8-10pm

Information will be made available as received.

 

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Japanese Language Division Informal Gathering
Wednesday, 8:30-10pm

Catch up with old friends and make new ones at this informal gathering of JLD members. Fresh fruit, cheeses, and beverages will be served. Open to JLD members only.

 

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Japanese Language Division Dinner
Friday, 7-9pm, Crab Pot Restaurant

Don’t miss this annual JLD networking event—a favorite of members for great conversation and lots of “getting to know you”!

Located on Seattle's Historic Waterfront, the Crab Pot Restaurant and Bar features fresh local seafood. Their specialty is the truly unique Seafeast—a variety of crab, clams, mussels, shrimp in the shell, salmon, halibut, oysters, potatoes, corn on the cob, and andouille sausage steamed with mouth watering spices. It’s a classic Pacific Northwest seafood meal that you will never forget!

Spouses and other guests welcome! You do not need to be a member of the Japanese Language Division in order to attend this event, but you do need to make your reservation by October 24th.

Reservations required. Click http://www.atanet.org/divisions/Reg_JLD_05Nov11.pdf for reservation form.

 

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Korean Language Special Interest Group Dinner
Friday, 8-10pm

Information will be made available as received.

 

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Literary Division After Hours Café
Thursday, 9-11pm

Come and enjoy poetry, prose, drama, any literature at all!

ATA's Literary Division is once again proud to present its annual coffeehouse/poetry reading. Attendees are invited to read from their own translations or original poetry in any language. Short selections of prose, drama, etc. are also welcome. Readings will be limited to 10 minutes per person. Open to all ATA conference attendees.

 

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Medical Division Dessert Reception
Thursday, 8-9pm

Meet with friends and colleagues while enjoying an assortment of cakes, tortes, flans, and other sumptuous desserts, served with coffee and tea.

Ticket required. See the Conference Registration Form.

 

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Portuguese Language Division Dinner
Friday, 7:30-9:30pm, Brasserie Margaux Restaurant

Located in the Warwick Hotel, Brasserie Margaux has great location, service, and flair for matching gourmet French and Northwest cuisine with a warm inviting ambience that is beyond expectation.

Spouses and other guests are welcome. You do not need to be a member of the Portuguese Language Division in order to attend this event, but space is limited, so register soon!

Reservation required. Click http://www.atanet.org/divisions/PLDdinner_05.pdf for additional information and reservation form.

 

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Slavic Languages Division Dinner
Friday, 8-10pm, Mirage Restaurant

Information will be made available as received.

 

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Spanish Language Division Dinner
Thursday, 7:30-9:30pm, Il Fornaio Restaurant

Information will be made available as received.

 

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Translation Company Division Dessert Reception
Wednesday, 8-10pm

Meet with friends and colleagues while enjoying an assortment of cakes, tortes, flans, and other sumptuous desserts, served with coffee and tea.

Ticket required. See the Conference Registration Form.