GALA is pleased to continue its partnership with InterpretAmerica to produce the third installment of think! Interpreting in New York. think! Interpreting will run concurrently with GALA 2016 and will give conference participants the opportunity to network with other interpreting providers from around the globe and gain unique insight into the interpreting market. Most of the think! Interpreting programming will take place on Monday, but there will be interpreting-focused sessions throughout the conference.
think! Interpreting sessions are open to all attendees and will explore topics critical to the interpreting sector such as the expansion of service delivery models, the latest in technology for providing interpreting services and the problems and prospects of machine interpretation. think! Interpreting provides a unique forum where key players gather to get a big picture of the interpreting market as well as to foster business and networking opportunities with key language enterprise stakeholders from around the world.
As the global voice of the language industry, GALA welcomes the opportunity to partner with InterpretAmerica to further integrate this thriving segment with the rest of the language enterprise. think! Interpreting is the place where the business of interpreting meets and we are delighted to invite you to our growing community.
think! Interpreting Track Sessions
Monday, 11:00-11:40, How to Expand Your Horizons through Interpreting Equipment and Services, David Utrilla (U.S. Translation Company)
Monday, 11:50-12:30, Stay Ahead of the Game: Strategic Partnerships are Key to Growing Your Business in Conference Interpreting, Emma Mas Jones (Conference Rental)
Tuesday, 11:00-12:30, Master Class: Test Driving Remote Interpreting Platforms, Barry Slaughter Olsen (InterpretAmerica) featuring the CloudInterpreter, VoiceBoxer, and ZipDX platforms
Tuesday, 14:00-15:30, KnowledgeFest: The ABCs of Finding and Retaining High Quality Interpreter Talent, Giovanna Lester (ATIF)
Wednesday, 9:00-9:40, Trends Challenges, and Opportunities in the U.S. Interpreting and Translation Market, Panel: Victor Hertz, Susan Amarino, Bill Rivers, William J. Graeper
Wednesday, 9:50-10:30, Upending Old Models: Two Groundbreaking Internet-Based Interpreting Organizations and Delivery Platforms, Claudinei Nunes da Silva (Interlink Pro), Kim Ludvigsen (Interprefy AG)
think! Interpreting is co-produced by GALA and InterpretAmerica LLC