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Fachhochschule Köln
“Politehnica” University of Timisoara
Başkent University

International Symposium in Ankara

Technical Translation and Terminology for Cross-Cultural Dialogue

12.-13. November 2009

This Symposium brings together terminologists, linguists, professional translators and interpreters, technical writers, representatives of NGOs and state institutes, EU specialists, experts of international affairs, researchers and students of related fields.

The program will include plenary sessions, parallel sessions and poster presentations.

Symposium Topics

  • Terminology
  • Terminology training
  • Language and terminology policies
  • Translation and terminology market
  • Terminology for interpreting
  • Terminology for sign language
  • Quality assurance for translation and terminology
  • Language technologies and translation technologies
  • Content creation and technical writing
  • Cross-cultural dialogue and networking

Languages of Event: Turkish and English

Duration of Presentations: 20 minutes + 10 minutes for discussion

Keynote Speakers: 45 minutes + 15 minutes for discussion

Registration Fees

  • Individuals: 100,-- €
  • Public institutions and universities: 70,-- €
  • Graduate students: 20,-- € (dinner and cocktail not included)

Symposium Calendar and Deadlines

  • 1st Announcement: 15 May 2009
  • Announcement of Scientific Board and Keynote Speakers: 30 May 2009
  • Early bird registration: until 30 September 2009 (Late Registration: Fees + 20,-- €)
  • Deadline for submission of abstracts (200-400 words): 31 July 2009
  • Information of acceptance to presenters: 31 August 2009
  • Announcement of the symposium program: 15 September 2009
  • Submission of full presentations: 31 October 2009
  • Date of symposium: 12-13 November 2009

Symposium Organisation Committee

  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ender ATEŞMAN (Hacettepe University, Turkey)
  • Prof Dr. Ayfer ALTAY (Hacettepe University, Turkey)
  • Prof. Dr. Gerhard BUDIN (University of Vienna, Austria)
  • Prof. Dr. Klaus-Dirk SCHMITZ (Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Germany)
  • Prof. Dr. Georgeta CIOBANU (Politechnica University of Timisoara, Romania)
  • Prof. Dr. Nurettin DEMİR (Başkent University, Turkey)
  • Dr. Anja DRAME (TermNet – International Network for Terminology; InfoTerm)

Scientific Board

  • Ayfer Altay (Hacettepe University, Turkey)
  • Ender Ateşman (Hacettepe University, Turkey)
  • Işın Bengi-Öner (Diye Global Communications, Turkey)
  • Gerhard Budin (Universität Wien, Austria)
  • Georgeta Ciobanu (Universitatea "Politehnica" din Timisoara, Romania)
  • Rosa Colomer (TERMCAT, Barcelona, Spain)
  • Nurettin Demir (Başkent University, Turkey)
  • Anja Drame (TermNet, InfoTerm)
  • Jala Garibova (Azarbaijan University of Languages, Azarbaijan)
  • Thierry Grass (Universite de Strasbourg, France)
  • Marianna Katsoyannou (President of European Association for Terminology)
  • Ravi Kumar (India)
  • Turgay Kurultay, (Istanbul University, Turkey)
  • Marie-Pierre Mayar (Centre de Terminologie de Bruxelles, Belgium)
  • Delyth Prys (University of Wales)
  • Margaret Rogers (University of Surrey, UK)
  • Jan Roukens (Netherlands)
  • Justus Christian Roux (Stellenbosch University, South Africa)
  • Christina Schäffner (Aston University, UK)
  • Peter A. Schmitt (University of Leipzig, Germany)
  • Klaus-Dirk Schmitz (Fachhochschule Köln, Germany)
  • Sue Ellen Wright (Kent State University, USA)
  • Emine Yılmaz (Hacettepe University, Turkey)

Contact Person

Project Assistant
Cihan ALAN
Tel: (+90 312) 297 6290
Fax: (+90 312) 297 6290
E-Mail: info@termturk.org
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Terminology for Cross-Cultural Dialogue and Specialized Communication