IJET-28 in Columbus

日英翻訳・通訳業界全体の底上げ – Come. Learn. Columbus.

The only international conference dedicated to the Japanese <-> English translation profession is coming to the heartland of America’s manufacturing industry. Come, learn, and enjoy tours of Amish country, local brew pubs and wineries, the largest manga collection outside of Japan, art galleries, and the hands-on COSI science museum – play Columbus and discover Ohio.

April 8 – 9, 2017
The Ohio State University

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Indra Levy, Stanford University

Conference Overview


Joy of Translating Statistic Articles

Statistics is a powerful mathematical tool applied in various fields including information science (Big Data), clinical medicine, pharmaceuticals, industrial quality control, and business marketing.  We expect there will be more translation projects relating to statistics. It is...

A practical introduction to/demonstration of CAT Tools

Are you interested in working with CAT (Computer Aided Translation) Tools but are not sure how to get started? This session gives a brief introduction to some of the basic tools on the market, but more importantly people attending can watch some sample jobs being done with a CAT...

Up Your Language Game: Japanese Interpreting in and out of Court

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of interpreters and translators is projected to grow about 30 percent over the next decade.  Globalization, immigration and U.S. courts pushing to ensure equal access are increasing the demand for qualified interpreters in...


Friday, April 7: Special Interest Group (SIG) Meetings

Three Special Interest Groups (SIGs) will be holding Pre-IJET meetings on Friday April 7 at The Ohio State University. JATPHARMA 2017 Pre-IJET Meeting: Something for everyone JATLAW : Plain Legal English in Action - A Practical Workshop Reaffirming PLE Principles JAT PATENT:...

Columbus, best city in world? Come see for yourself!

Have you heard?! Columbus ranks as Best City in the World! "It has the best library in the country, the best zoo in the country, the best science center in America, and America’s largest University. This may have led it to being known as the one of the 7 Smartest Cities in the...


Dear Prospective Sponsor, It is our pleasure to invite you to be a sponsor of the 28th International Japanese English Translation Conference (IJET-28), which will be held at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio on April 8–9, 2017. How can sponsoring IJET help your...