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Member volunteer in Washington DC area needed for ASTM Main Committee

By: GALA Team, Information

The inaugural meeting of the ASTM Main Committee F43, "Language Services and Products" is scheduled for Thursday, 17 February in Washington, DC, and GALA is seeking a member to represent the association and our language services community on this committee.  An invitation from the committee’s chair as well as the meeting agenda may be downloaded here.  If you are knowledgeable about language standards and interested in more information, please contact Laura Brandon.

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The Globalization and Localization Association (GALA) is a non-profit tade association supporting the language industry. As a membership organization, we support our member companies and the language sector by creating communities, championing standards, sharing knowledge, and advancing technology.