Tuesday, 20 March 2012

EMF attended the e-Skills Week stakeholders opening conference

EMF as e-Skills Week stakeholder attended on 19 March 2012 the  e-Skills Week stakeholders opening conference in Brussels. The Conference bought together all stakeholders – such as high-level public authorities, key industry representatives and research organisations - to discuss the current situation and needs of the e-Skilled workforce.

The event featured a plenary session on e-Skills policy in practice, as well as panel debates on the topic of e-Skills with both young people and ICT professionals.

More events and activities are foreseen for the upcoming weeks, culminating in a dedicated e-Skills Week final conference on 30 March 2012.

Thursday, 1 March 2012

"Lexicograffiti" at the European Parliament

The Terminology Coordination Unit of the European Parliament organised The Lexicograffiti Seminar,  the 4th seminar of the cycle Terminology in the Changing World of Translation, aimed to expand translators’ knowledge in the field of terminology and other related domains essential to their profession. Among the speaker was Prof. Gerhard Budin, partner in the CELAN project.
Visit the TermCoord website for links to terminology data bases, terminology networks worldwide and EU bodies dealing with translation.