Monterey Forum 2019

By Fernanda Brandão-Galea and Erin Teske This year’s Monterey Forum focused on the changing landscape of the language services industry. The authors discuss the overarching themes, giving examples from a variety of presentations and keynote speeches. Many of the presenters…

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Bekker reminds her audience that even healthy individuals need to guard against infection.

Nature is Trying to Kill Us

By Rachel Critelli Margarita Bekker explained how healthcare interpreters can protect themselves and others from transmissible diseases on the job. The NCTA hosted Margarita Bekker for a lively presentation entitled “Infection Control and Industrial Safety for Interpreters” as part of…

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SAM at a Glance

By Anne-Charlotte Giovangrandi A veteran SAMiste shares her experiences at the 2018 Medical English Seminar in Lyon-—will you join her in 2020? Short for Séminaire d’anglais médical, SAM is organized every other year in Lyon, France, by the Société française…

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Language Industry Visibility

By Gabrielle Dahms Jeannette Stewart shared her ideas for solving one of the language service industry’s biggest challenges—its invisibility. At our May 11 General Meeting, Jeannette Stewart shared her extensive experience in globalization management. The backbone of Stewart’s presentation was…

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