February 14th ends Early Bird Registration for the XXI FIT Congress

February 14th is the last day to register at the Early Bird tariff for the XXI FIT Congress in Brisbane, Australia, 3-5 August 2017 . Registration includes morning/afternoon tea and lunch Catered Welcome Function at end of Day 1 Stakeholder Networking Event Satchel on registration Access to delegate offers such [...]

Historic Visit to Cuba

Solidarity with & sustainable development for Cuban colleagues FIT Executive Committee (EC) accompanied by senior members of FIT Regional Centre for Latin America (FIT RC LatAm), made a historic visit to Cuba - the first since the Asociacíon Cubana de Traductores et Intérpretes (ACTI) joined the FIT Family. The EC [...]

Translatio January 2017 is out

We are happy to announce that the first 2017 issue of the FIT Newsletter Translatio is ready for download. Among all the interesting and important articles, two have highest priority: the official invitation for the Statutory Congress in Brisbane, and the Call for the 2017 ITD theme. In past calls, you have [...]

FIT in ASEAN

Promoting multilingualism in ASEAN As specially invited guest of Prof. Dr. Maneerat Sawasdiwat Na Ayutthaya, Chair and convenor of the steering committee of the ASEAN Center for Multilingualism, Translation and Interpretation (MTI) and President of Association of ASEAN Translation Industry (AATI), Dr .Liu participated in the joint annual summit of [...]

FIT in Denmark

Supporting colleagues; Connecting academia & professionals FIT has not been this visible in Denmark since the leadership of the late President Florence Herbulot. Much has changed in the World’s “Happiest Country” Despite FIT’s support of local professional organisations back in late 2014, the Danish government repealed Translatørloven 1988 - the [...]