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Trainees Meet Professionals: Márta Juhász-Koch
2017. November 30.
The guest of our next Trainees Meet Professionals event will be Márta Juhász-Koch who will talk about one specific aspect of audio-visual translation: voiceover. In her presentation, we will hear about the characteristics of voiceover, the expectations of dubbing studios against the translator, what the translation workflow involves  and what the m...
Trainees Meet Professionals: Ágnes Szakolczai
2017. November 30.
The guest of the first Trainees Meet Professionals event of the 2017 academic year is Ágnes Szakolczai, language officer at the Directorate-General for Translation of the European Commission in Budapest. The topic of her lecture is web translation; we can hear about the definition of the Commission, the most common types of text and their features,...
BME-TFK Autumn Conference 2017
2017. October 3.
Our annual conference, focusing on translator and interpreter training, will be held on 29-30 September 2017 at BME Building E. At the event, organised in cooperation with OFFI (Hungarian Office for Translation and Attestation Ltd.), Kilgray Ltd. and the Budapest Office of DG for Translation of the European Commission, the core topic this year will...
Trainer-Trainer Workshop
2017. June 20.
This year’s second trainer-trainer workshop will be held on 21 June (at 1.00 p.m.) in Room 505. The primary objective of these informal meetings is to exchange knowledge and to discuss highly topical professional issues with colleagues working at other institutions training translators and interpreters. This event will focus on the competence profi...
Trainees Meet Professionals: Katalin P. Márkus
2017. November 30.
At the last Trainees Meet Professionals of the spring semester, Katalin P. Márkus will be our guest who will give us an insight into the mysteries of lexicography. Amongst other things, we will be able to hear about the pitfalls of using paper-based and online dictionaries and she will explain how the dictionary can be a "friend" of students. Th...
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