FIT Council has decided that the FIT Statutory Congress and the FIT World Congress in Varadero, Cuba, on 30–31 May and 1–3 June 2022, respectively, will go ahead as planned.

Council for 2017–2020, elected at Statutory Congress

Kevin Quirk, President

Norsk faglitterær forfatter- og oversetterforening (NFFO), Norway
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Alison RODRIGUEZ, Vice-President

New Zealand Society of Translators and Interpreters (NZSTI), New Zealand
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Rodriguez

Alan MELBY, Vice-President

American Translators Association (ATA), USA
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Melby

Reina de BETTENDORF, Vice-President

Asociación Panameña de Traductores e Intérpretes (APTI), Panama
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Bettendorf

Réal PAQUETTE, Secretary General

Ordre des traducteurs, terminologues et interprètes agréés du Québec (OTTIAQ), Canada
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Paquette

Sandra BERTOLINI, Treasurer

Associazione Italiana Traduttori e Interpreti (AITI), Italy
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Bertolini

Eleanor CORNELIUS

South African Translators’ Institute (SATI), South Africa
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Cornelius

Iwan DAVIES

Institute of Translation & Interpreting (ITI), UK
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Olga EGOROVA

Union of Translators of Russia (UTR), Russian Federation
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Egorova

Pia von ESSEN

Finnish Association of Translators and Interpreters (SKTL), Finland
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Iris Gretchen GONZALEZ

Asociación Cubana de Traductores e Intérpretes (ACTI), Cuba
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Reiner HEARD

Fachverband der Berufsübersetzer und Berufsdolmetscher e.V. (ATICOM), Germany
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Heard

Alexandra JANTSCHER-KARLHUBER

UNIVERSITAS, Austria
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Alejandra Mercedes JORGE

Argentine Association of Translators and Interpreters (AATI), Argentina
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Joong-chol KWAK

Korean Association of Translators & Interpreters (KATI), South Korea
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Marta MORROS

Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters of Catalonia (APTIC), Spain
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Ping YANG

Translators Association of China (TAC), China
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(c) Jørgen Christian Wind Nielsen
The Council members, pictured in August 2017.
(Not pictured: Reiner Heard)

Honorary Advisors

Frans de Laet, Andrew Evans, Adolfo Gentile, Jean-François Joly, Liese Katschinka, Peter Krawutschke, Anna Lilova, Henry Liu

Past Presidents of FIT

Henry Liu (Auckland, New Zealand), 2014-2017

Marion Boers (Rivonia, South-Africa), 2008–2014

Peter Krawutschke (Kalamazoo, Michigan), 2005–2008

Betty Cohen (Montréal), 2002–2005

Adolfo Gentile (Melbourne), 1999–2002

Florence Herbulot (Paris), 1996–1999

Jean-François Joly (Montréal), 1990–1996

Anna Lilova (Sofia), 1981–1990

Anna Lilova (Sofia) [interim], 1979–1981

Pierre-François Caillé (Paris), 1966–1979

Zlatko Gorjan (Zagreb), 1963–1966

Julius Wünsche (Mannheim), 1959–1963

Pierre-François Caillé (Paris) [interim], 1958–1959

Lorenzo Lanza di Trabia (Rome), 1956–1958

Pierre-François Caillé (Paris), 1953–1956