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Every professional association seeks not only to guarantee member performance but also to continually improve professional standards. AIIC is no exception.
Telephone interpreting may be a flexible and immediate solution to beat the language barrier. But be aware of the many disadvantages inherent in the lack of face-to-face communication.
Behind a curtain of professional neutrality, conference interpreters dedicate themselves to their art with the utmost passion.
Interpreting booths may look like little glass boxes, but they are actually built to demanding standards designed to facilitate quality interpreting and protect the health of the interpreters.
Mar 3, 2014 — in Interpreting News
AIIC-UN agreement signed
Representatives met in Geneva to formally sign agreement that will run through 30 June 2017.
Feb 25, 2014
AIIC Training of Trainers seminar, Paris, 6-7 June 2014
In this workshop Michelle Hof will take interpreter trainers through topics related to IT and virtual learning.
University College London, Introduction to Dubbing, 1 March 2014
This practical workshop will have participants work with clips and carry out some of the basic tasks pertaining to dubbing.
Call for papers: Terms and Terminology in the European Context
University of Rome “Roma Tre” to host conference on 23-24 October 2014. Submission deadline is 30 April 2014.
Feb 24, 2014 — in Interpreting News
Joint report from the EU sector delegations - February 2014
Updates from the Negotiating delegation and the Professional delegations at the European Commission and Parliament.
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Mar 3, 2014
Conference Preparation 2.0
Take preparation up a notch by collaborating with fellow interpreters on the web.
Feb 14, 2014
Paris, soixante ans d'histoire
Neuf vidéos qui vous permettront de revivre la célébration du 60ème anniversaire de l'AIIC à Paris.
Feb 12, 2014
Interpreting through the lens: A photo story
A weekend in Milan has left a legacy of images that evoke the history and artistry of conference interpreters.
Feb 4, 2014
Looking for interpreter zero: (5) Dragomans
The Eastern Mediterranean was a hodgepodge of languages. The Ottoman Empire had a need – and a word – for interpreters.
Jan 24, 2014
AIIC at 60: The Milan videos
Relive a celebration of communication without borders made possible by those present-day alchemists known as interpreters.
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Founded in 1953, the International Association of Conference Interpreters (AIIC) now brings together
3000 professional conference interpreters in more than 250 cities and over 90 countries.
AIIC interpreters are bound by a strict code of ethics and
For 60 years, AIIC has represented professional interpreters worldwide and set standards for the practice of the profession... More