On 31 January 2019, the Translation Centre received a visit from around 20 students enrolled on the Franco-German law course at the University of Nanterre. The students took the opportunity of learning about the Centre and its services and operation during a study visit to Luxembourg.

01/03/2019

The Centre offers linguistic traineeships for university graduates or students from the Member States of the EU who wish to acquire an understanding of the Centre´s work and gain professional experience.

The Centre is organizing a selection procedure for six trainee positions in 2019.

The Translation Centre welcomes back Benoît Vitale, its long-standing Head of IT, as acting Director from 1 January 2019. Mr Vitale will replace Ms Máire Killoran, who ran the Centre for the last three years.

21/12/2018

The Translation Centre would like to wish everyone a merry Christmas and a very happy and prosperous 2019!

On 5 December 2018, the Translation Centre organised a high-profile event in Luxembourg to showcase the brand-new version of the EU terminology database IATE, which was enjoyed by around 300 people from various institutions who gathered to mark the occasion. The half-day event was also followed via live webstream by many interested members of the public.

The Directorate-General for Translation (DGT) of the European Commission staged its 5th Translation Europe Forum in Brussels on 8-9 November 2018. About 500 stakeholders from the translation community (language service providers, producers of translation tools, academics, researchers, university students, etc.) attended this event, which focused on ‘translation in the age of data’.