Stronger partnerships through China Visit Following the successful 8th Asia-Pacific Translation and Interpreting Forum (APTIF8) in Xi’an, FIT President Henry Liu travelled to the Chinese Capital, Beijing, with current Council Member Gangyi Wang, Alison Rodriguez and former Council Member Changqi Huang for the second leg of this official visit to [...]
A new edition of FIT Translatio is out, with the latest news from local Associations, FIT Task Forces and Regional Centres, and tributes to an outstanding individual member of the profession. Upcoming congresses and events are also announced--most notably, the next FIT World Congress in Brisbane in August 2017. Please [...]
Sustainable training for future T&Is for the new Silk Road Following the now established tradition of meeting the next generation of professional translators, interpreters and terminologists, President Dr Henry Liu visited the campuses of Xi’an International Studies University (XISU) - FIT Associate Member and co-host of AsiaPacific Translation and Interpreting [...]
The rebranded 8th Asia-Pacific Translation and Interpreting Forum (APTIF8) was warmly hosted by Translators Association of China (TAC) and XISU (Xi’an International Studies University) with generous support from the Shaanxi Provincial Government and the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China (CCPPD). [caption id="attachment_5845" align="aligncenter" width="560"] APTIF opening ceremony, [...]
FIT President will be at three public events in China. Do join him in Xi'an and Beijing. Details below. More on this in Facebook and Twitter.
In early May, FIT President Henry Liu visited Switzerland. During his stay he visited ZHAW, Associate member of FIT, in Wintherthur and spoke about the future of translation and interpreting. Read more here.
As indicated in Issue 4/2015 of Translatio, FIT is taking an active role in the European Union project called QT21. More information about QT21 is available through the QT21 Project page and the associated blog. Please visit that page and post your comments there.