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Blog | Translation and Localization Tips and Trends

Professionals in the localization and translation industry share insights on key processes and opinions about important language trends via GALA's blog. Read a few posts and find ideas to grow your language business and increase your professional development. 

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In 2013 Let’s Remove the “Language Barrier” from Our Vocabulary

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03 January 2013

The so-called “advanced” economies of the world spent last year in a funk and their sideways slide along a variety of cliffs will continue well into 2013. Meanwhile, other global markets are picking up the slack. The old BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India...

Emerging TripleA Markets: Huge Opportunities for the Language Industry

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20 December 2012

The global economy has yet to shake off the fallout from the financial crisis of 2008. With global growth dropping to almost 3 percent in 2012, recovery will not come fast.  The “advanced” economies are still anemic, and threads of uncertainty...

GALA Announces New Board Members for 2013

By: GALA Team, Information

12 November 2012

Members of the Globalization and Localization Association (GALA) have elected five new members to begin terms in 2013: Diego Bartolomé, tauyou (Spain)
Terena Bell, In Every Language (USA)
Robert Etches, TextMinded Danmark (Denmark)...

University of Maryland Announces New Graduate Studies in Interpreting and Translation Program

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31 October 2012

The Department of Communication in the College of Arts and Humanities at the University of Maryland (College Park) has announced their new Graduate Studies in Interpreting and Translation program (GSIT). The program is now accepting applications for...

Translation Forum Russia − A Place to Find New Partners in Russia and the CIS

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23 August 2012

Translation Forum Russia 2012, an international translation conference, will be held in Kazan, Russia, from 28 to 30 September 2012. The event is the largest conference of its kind in Eastern Europe,...

LIND-Web Language Industry Survey

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29 July 2012

The LIND-Web Language Industry Survey is now online and we would encourage you to take a couple of minutes of your time to answer this brief but revealing survey on the state of the language industry in 2011 directly through this link:...

AMTA 2012 Workshop on Post-Editing Technology and Practice (WPTP-2012): Second Call for Papers

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25 July 2012

Post-Editing (PE) is possibly the oldest form of human-machine cooperation for translation, having been around for just about as long as operational MT systems. Recently however, there seems to be a surge of interest for PE among the wider user...

META-FORUM 2012: fostering innovation in language technology

By: GALA Team, Information

23 July 2012

The slogan of this year's annual meeting of the META-NET Network of Excellence was "A Strategy for Multilingual Europe".  META-FORUM 2012 took place on June 20 and 21 in Brussels, Belgium. Thibaut Kleiner (Member of Cabinet of the Commissioner for...

JNCL-NCLIS Welcomes Dr. William P. Rivers as Executive Director, Rivers to Continue to Chair ASTM F43

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25 June 2012

The Board of Directors of the Joint National Committee for Language - National Council on Language and International Studies has appointed Dr. William P. Rivers to succeed Dr. J. David Edwards as Executive Director. Dr. Edwards is retiring from his...