ATA is a professional association founded to advance the translation and interpreting professions and foster the professional development of individual translators and interpreters.
E54: ATA's Professional Development Program
Charged with developing continuing education for translators and interpreters—members and non-members alike—ATA's Professional Development Committee is on track to offer more than 50 webinars and virtual workshops in 2021.
To find out more about the program and where it's headed, listen to Host Matt Baird interview PDC Chair Veronika Demichelis in Episode 54 of The ATA Podcast.
E53: How ATA's Socially Distanced School Outreach Works
Schools may be closed, but ATA's School Outreach Program going strong—in fact, even better!
E52: ATA 2020 Year In Review
How did ATA do in 2020? In Episode 52, ATA President Ted Wozniak and President-Elect Madalena Sánchez Zampaulo tell Matt Baird, host of The ATA Podcast, how 2020 became the "year of the ATA volunteer."
ATA Letter to CDC: Interpreters Need the Vaccine • How Did Your Work Change in 2020 • Join ATA • Check Out the New ATA Website • ATA62 Call for Proposals • ATA Webinars • Virtual School Outreach • COVID-19 Best Practices for Interpreters • The ATA Podcast • Changes in ATA Continuing Edu
The New ATA Mastermind Program
Most translators and interpreters go into business understanding that finding and retaining clients will be hard work. What many fail to see, however, is the difficulty in running a business alone and not always knowing what to do next. Enter ATA's new Mastermind Program!
E50: International Translation Day 2020--An Interview with Nick Hartmann
To celebrate International Translation Day 2020, Host Matt Baird interviewed ATA Past President Nick Hartmann for a look back at his career and the T&I industry—from the days of fax machines and modems in the early 1980s to the current age of specialization and machine translation.
ATA's first podcast was broadcast in celebration of International Translation Day on September 30, 2015. So, what could be better than to share our landmark 50th episode with International Translation Day once again!
E49: A Look into the Future of Post-Editing and Machine Translation
ATA61 is less than a month away! With that in mind, this special edition of The ATA Podcast features an interview with conference speaker Jay Marciano. Jay gives Host Matt Baird a sneak peek into both his presentations, including why translation is a growth industry, how the business model for pricing translation is failing us, and where machine translation and post-editing fit into the future of the industry.