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ATA is a professional association founded to advance the translation and interpreting professions and foster the professional development of individual translators and interpreters.

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ATA is a professional association founded to advance the translation and interpreting professions and foster the professional development of individual translators and interpreters.

    E44: ATA Meets Troublesome Terps

    E44: ATA Meets Troublesome Terps

    In an epic meet-up between U.S.-based interpreters Elena Langdon and Melinda Gonzalez-Hibner and the hosts of Europe’s Troublesome Terps, Episode 44 tackles interpreting issues on both sides of the "pond," including the impact of COVID-19 and the rise of remote simultaneous interpreting.

    • 1 hr 45 min
    E43 COVID-19 & CARES

    E43 COVID-19 & CARES

    On March 27, Congress passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, a $2-trillion emergency relief fund to assist Americans during the COVID-19 shutdown. In this special edition of the ATA Podcast, Host Matt Baird speaks with ATA President Ted Wozniak and ATA President-Elect Madalena Sánchez Zampaulo about the CARES Act and the impact of COVID-19 on language professionals.

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    • 19 min
    E42: California Assembly Bill 5 for Translators and Interpreters

    E42: California Assembly Bill 5 for Translators and Interpreters

    Everything translators and interpreters need to know about AB 5! This blockbuster podcast with Ted Wozniak and Lorena Ortiz Schneider has the answers to your questions! Plus, you’ll also hear from one translator who tackled the issue head-on to save her business. Listen now!

    • 1 hr 10 min
    E41: ATA Business Practices Education Committee

    E41: ATA Business Practices Education Committee

    The school of hard knocks is no way to learn business management skills. ATA's Business Practices Education Committee is here to help! Learn more about the committee's programs, including the BP listserv, The Savvy Newcomer, and the ATA Mentoring Program, in ATA Podcast Host Matt Baird's interview with Tess Whitty and Susanne van Eyl. You'll also get an early peek at the new Masterminds program set to begin this year!

    • 44 min
    E40: Neural Machine Translation and AI in Interpreting

    E40: Neural Machine Translation and AI in Interpreting

    Technology is changing the way we work. What does the future hold? Are human translators and interpreters going to become obsolete? Matt interviews Jay Marciano, Katharine Allen, and Barry Olsen for their take on where we're going and how to survive.

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    • 57 min
    E39: Interpreting--From Cultural Capital to War and Peace

    E39: Interpreting--From Cultural Capital to War and Peace

    Host Matt Baird interviews two ATA60 presenters from opposite ends of the spectrum. Julie Tay takes on the future of interpreters with the use of "cultural capital," and Ewandro Magalhaes looks back at the roles interpreters have played in war and peace.

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    • 51 min

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12 Ratings

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Just started to listen to Matt’s podcast and am learning all kinds on wonderful and interesting things about colleagues and various endeavors within our shared profession. Thank you ATA and Matt for this wealth of information. Share with the world!

MarinIll ,

Very informative!

I love the ATA podcast. Matt does an amazing job as a host and the content is always relevant and interesting. Keep up the great work!

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Great Podcast for translators

I am a French to English Translor. This is such a great little show. I am going to join ATA!!

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