LSA is a Silver Sponsor, Exhibitor at the American Translators Association (ATA) 2009 Conference
The premier event for professional translators, interpreters and language services providers to be held October 28-31 at the New York Marriott Marquis
Horsham, Pa. (October 28, 2009) – LSA (Language Services Associates), a leading provider of innovative language-based solutions, will be a silver sponsor and exhibitor at the 2009 American Translators Association (ATA) 50th Annual Conference. This highly-anticipated event will be held from October 28-31 at the New York Marriott Marquis.
More than 2,000 linguists and language services professionals are expected to attend this four-day conference, partaking in a variety of professional development and networking opportunities. Workshops, seminars, speed networking sessions and entertainment are just some of the many highlights of the 2009 ATA Conference.
The event will also feature an exhibit hall where language service providers will have the opportunity to showcase their products and services to current and prospective interpreters and translators. Members of LSA’s Document Translation & Localization and Face-to-Face Interpreting divisions will be attending this conference and exhibiting at booth #79. ATA conference attendees will be able to visit LSA’s booth from October 29-31, where they can meet with LSA team members, learn more about the company and apply to become a Language Services Associates interpreter or translator.
LSA’s Director of Quality Assurance, Armando Ezquerra Hasbun, will be conducting a three-hour seminar on the sight translation interpreting mode. Armando will present the basic concepts and techniques used in sight translation while running practical exercises to polish interpreter’s skills. This seminar will take place on Wednesday, October 28, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and will be presented in both English and Spanish.
About Language Services Associates
Since 1991, LSA has been helping facilitate foreign language communication in a variety of settings and industry segments, including healthcare, government, utilities, insurance and financial services. Founded by Laura K. T. Schriver, LSA is committed to providing innovative technology solutions, including Interpreting by Telephone (IBT) with real-time reporting and Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) services. With a network of more than 5,000 global linguists, LSA offers exceptional translation and interpretation services to more than 2,000 clients worldwide in over 200 languages. The company delivers a full suite of premium language-based solutions, including IBT, Face-to-Face Interpreting, VRI, Document Translation and Localization, American Sign Language (ASL) and Intercultural Consulting. For more information on LSA, please call 1-800-305-9673 or visit us on the Web at www.lsaweb.com.