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EMMC-CSA Expert Meeting on Translation

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Date(s) - Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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During the EMMC International Workshop 2017 in Vienna, the topic of Translation brought a lot of attention, discussions but also many questions mostly related to the role and the necessary skills of the translators.

Therefore a EMMC-CSA expert meeting has been organised to give focus to these discussions and to try to outline the profile of a translator.

The discussion points were:

  1. Summary and conclusions from the EMMC International Workshop 2017 in Vienna
  2. Role of the Translator: what is expected from the Translator, positioning between science and business, company internal and -external translators …
  3. Translators profile: which skills should a translator possess( capability to estimate investments vs. benefits of modelling, capability to give neutral advise with several workflow options), …
  4. Tools of the Translator: databases of software, modellers, training, possible coming call of EU on OTE…
  5. Summary of the discussion: focused profile and role of the Translator, to be endorsed by the Translators Working Group of EMMC, EU and broader community.

Report on the Expert Meeting on Translation:

thumbnail of WEB-Expert-Meeting-Report

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