Fifty Years of Interpreting and Translating at the University of Bath – Meeting the Challenges of Tomorrow

2nd September 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 3rd September 2016 @ 4:00 pm
Chancellors' Building
University of Bath
Claverton Down, Bath
Sarah Griffiths, Department of Politics, Languages & International Studies

Join us to celebrate 50 years of interpreting and translating at the University of Bath. We are proud to be one of the leading providers of professional Masters-level training in Europe.

This two-day conference will feature keynote speeches from significant figures in the interpreting and translating industry, training workshops with leading experts, networking opportunities and an anniversary celebration dinner.


Confirmed speakers include:

Professor Peter Lambert, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Learning and Teaching), University of Bath

Michael Croft, Former Director of Studies, MAIT

Catherine Pollard, UN Under-Secretary-General for General Assembly and Conference Management

Alison Graves, Co-chair of the UCG, European Parliament

Dr David Clarke, Senior Lecturer, University of Bath

Matthew Perret, Former SCIC Interpreter

Dr Dragos Ciobanu, Lecturer in Translation, University of Leeds



Registration is now open. Deadline to register is 12 August 2016. Find out more information here.


Target audience

University of Bath alumni, representatives from international organisations and others within the profession of translating and interpreting.