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September 2022

ATA Member Orientation

September 30 / 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
American Translators Association
ATA Member Orientation

Start your membership off on the right foot by learning how to take advantage of all the benefits ATA has to offer!

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October 2022

ATA TEKTalks: Is Trados Studio the Right Tool for You?

October 6 / 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm EDT
American Translators Association
TEKTalk: Is Wordfast the Right Tool for You?

Learn the pros and cons of the top language localization tools to discover which one best fits your needs and goals! Trados Studio is a translation memory software program designed primarily for offline work and, to many, it is the gold standard for CAT tools. But is it the right choice for you? Attend our fourth quarterly ATA TEKTalks webinar for an interview with RWS Product Marketing Manager Nicole Loney. This introduction to the platform will offer freelance translators, in-house…

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ATA 63rd Annual Conference

October 12 - October 15
American Translators Association
ATA 63rd Annual Conference

When we connect... We explore our shared experience to gain a broader perspective and overcome challenges. We encourage and inspire each other to reach farther than we ever could alone. We discover a community dedicated to effecting change and achieving real growth. We connect at ATA63. Visit ATA63   Get a Glimpse of ATA63! No matter what your language, specialty, or experience level, you'll discover ways to enhance your skills and grow your business. Watch this video to see a…

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Certification Exam: In-Person

October 12 / 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
Los Angeles, California Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States + Google Map
American Translators Association
$525

You must be a member of ATA to register for an exam. Join ATA today. All exam sittings have a maximum capacity and registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. There are no waitlists for sold-out exams, but a sold-out exam may become available if there are cancellations. Check Exam Status to see if this exam is sold out or open. Registration Deadline: September 28, 2022   Important Requirements There are specific software and hardware requirements for the in-person and…

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Board of Directors Meeting

October 15 - October 16
American Translators Association
ATA Board of Directors 2022

The ATA Board of Directors Meeting will be held in Los Angeles, California. All ATA members are invited to attend. The agenda will be posted when available. Don't know how a Board meeting works? Listen to The ATA Podcast: Inside the ATA Board Room for a look at what happens.

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Certification Exam: In-Person

October 15 / 8:30 am - 11:30 am PDT
Los Angeles, California Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States + Google Map
American Translators Association
$525

You must be a member of ATA to register for an exam. Join ATA today. All exam sittings have a maximum capacity and registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. There are no waitlists for sold-out exams, but a sold-out exam may become available if there are cancellations. Check Exam Status to see if this exam is sold out or open. Registration Deadline: September 28, 2022   Important Requirements There are specific software and hardware requirements for the in-person and…

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January 2023

Honors and Awards: Open for Submissions

January 1, 2023
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 1 of January, repeating indefinitely

American Translators Association

ATA presents annual and biennial awards to encourage, reward, and publicize outstanding work done by both seasoned professionals and students of our craft. See what awards are offered and learn how to submit an application for yourself or to nominate someone else.

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March 2023

Call for Speakers Deadline

March 1, 2023
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 1 of March, repeating indefinitely

American Translators Association
How to Submit a Successful ATA Annual Conference Proposal

By contributing to the advancement of your profession, you will build your reputation and résumé, widen your networking circle, and position yourself as a key player to help shape the future of the T&I industry. The proposal submission deadline is March 1. Proposal submission is open to everyone. ATA membership is not required.

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Call for Nominations Deadline

March 1, 2023
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 1 of March, repeating indefinitely

American Translators Association
ATA Elections Background

The elected Board of Directors is responsible for guiding the development of ATA. By submitting a nomination, ATA members help shape the future of their association and their profession. Find out which positions are open, who is eligible to be nominated, and how to submit your nominations.

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May 2023

Dynamo, Mentoring, and Rising Star Awards: Open for Submissions

May 1, 2023 - May 31, 2023
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The award is bestowed in odd-numbered years.
American Translators Association

ATA presents annual and biennial awards to encourage, reward, and publicize outstanding work done by both seasoned professionals and students of our craft. Learn more about these awards and how to submit a nomination.Dynamo AwardMentoring AwardRising Star Award

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July 2023

Student Translation Award Submission Deadline

July 31, 2023
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 31 of July, repeating indefinitely

American Translators Association

ATA awards a grant-in-aid to a student for a literary or sci-tech translation or translation-related project. The project, which may be derived from any facet of translation studies, should result in a project with post-grant applicability, such as a publication, a conference presentation, or teaching materials. Computerized materials are ineligible, as are dissertations and theses. Translations must be from a foreign language INTO ENGLISH. Previously untranslated works are preferred.

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School Outreach Contest Deadline

July 31, 2023
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 31 of July, repeating indefinitely

American Translators Association
School Outreach Contest Winner

Share your passion with the next generation and you could win a free registration to the ATA Annual Conference. ATA's School Outreach Program encourages professional translators and interpreters to visit classrooms—in person or virtually—and share their passion for language with students. We make it easy by offering presentation materials, tips, photos, and stories! Submit your story and photo by July 31!

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