MAC: ATA Exam Workshop

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The American Translators’ Association is the only organization in the US to offer a translation certification exam. It is offered in many languages, including Japanese and English. The certification verifies that your translations are at the level of a professional....

[KANSAI] Bonenkai

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Another year is drawing to a close, and it’s time for the annual gathering of local wordsmiths. Catch up with friends and colleagues, and make new acquaintances and connections. If you’re interested in getting into the translation, interpreting...

MAC Bonenkai 2016

Time: 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

It’s Bonenkai season once again. Enjoy a great party with your fellow translators as we say farewell to 2016. Non-JAT members are always welcome. We can only accommodate 40 people, so RSVP soon. Registration and cancellation deadline: 1:00 PM EST, Friday, December 16, 2016 ...

TRAC Bonenkai (Sendai)

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

It’s hard to believe that the end of the year is already just around the corner! It’s been an eventful year for JAT in Tohoku, hosting IJET-27 in Sendai and now closing out the second full year of...

Tokyo Bonenkai 2016

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

It’s Bonenkai season once again. This year’s party will take place at Jasmine Bar (Kyobashi), which is known for traditional Japanese cuisine specializing in organic vegetables, jidori chicken, and fresh seafood. Nomihodai for drinks is a bumper 150 minutes!...

JATPHARMA November Kansai Seminar

Time: 9:45 am – 4:45 pm

On Wednesday, November 23 (Japan’s Labor Day), we’ll hold a seminar during the Shino Festival celebrating the Sukunahikona Shrine dedicated to Shino-san, the Chinese God of Medicine and Sukunahikona, the Japanese God of medicine and healing. Located at the...

November 19 TAC Seminar (Richard Walker)

Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Title: How Hard Could It Be? Building My Own CAT tools Speaker: Richard Walker   Abstract Computer Assisted Translation (CAT) tools are nothing new and, if designed and used correctly, can be a great boon to both productivity and quality....

JATPHARMA Tokyo Meeting: Skill-Building for Biomedical Translators

Time: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm

On Wednesday, November 16, we’ll be holding the JATPHARMA Tokyo meeting titled: Skill-Building for Biomedical Translators. We hope this one-day workshop will provide an opportunity for all translators to think about skill-building strategies; which skills they should work on, regardless...

November 2016 JATLAW Legal Translation Seminar and Networking Dinner

Time: 3:00 pm – 8:30 pm

November 2016 JATLAW Legal Translation Seminar By Chris Rathbone, Attorney-at-law (U.S.), Legal Translator, and Legal Translation Teacher Saturday, November 12, 2016, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Seisen University, Room 132 Building 1 http://www.seisen-u.ac.jp/eng/access/index.php   About the seminar: Why...

[KAT event] Translating and Illustrating: The Hand of Craft

Time: 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Presenters: Robert Blasiak and Stuart Ayre Date: October 23, 2016 (Sunday) Time: 2:30–5 p.m. (followed by early dinner nearby, details to follow) Place: Room 3, TKP Kyoto Shijo-Karasuma Kaigishitsu, Imon-Shijo Bldg 7F Map Fee: 1,000 yen SWET/JAT members, 1,500 yen JTF members, 2,500 yen non-members ...