XXI FIT World Congress: Congress Registration has opened!
Join us in Brisbane for the XXI FIT World Congress. Keep up to date with the swings and roundabouts of Disruption and Diversification. Meet a diverse, international audience of language practitioners, service providers, key thinkers, industry advocates and decision makers, for three days of immersion in the field of translating, terminology and interpreting, cutting edge research, workshops, discussion and networking opportunities.
The 2017 Congress will highlight the impact of technology, globalisation, policy, and economic change on the delivery of language services; with dedicated streams for localisation, social media translation trends, globalisation, technology, and creativity. Specific streams for indigenous and sign languages, interpreting in the community and conflict zones, and literary translation will also feature.
There will be hands-on workshops, discussion panels, posters and presentations, with expected 70+ sessions, four Keynote addresses, the Jill Blewett memorial public lecture, and an industry excellence awards ceremony.
Registration includes morning/afternoon tea, lunch, Welcome Reception at the end of Day 1, Stakeholders networking function, delegate satchel, and access to delegate offers such as city tours, reduced rates for city travel, and Southbank concierge program.
Save with Early Bird rates. To make sure everyone gets a chance to share the love, Early Bird period will be open until 14 February 2017.