Release Date: 18 August 2021.
This online module was prepared in partnership with Macquarie University.
CAT, TenT, MT, MT-PE, … You have read and heard about these acronyms but are not sure what they mean? You have had conversations about translation technology, maybe have tried some tools for yourself but could not find the right one for you. Translation technology is a must-have for any T&I practitioner these days, but it can be overwhelming to find the tools that is right for you. Join us to find out what is available on the market and get an idea of what these new technologies can really bring to your daily work.
Overview of the current technology landscape
Disambiguation of key concepts related to translation technology
Demonstration of how TM (Translation Memory) works
Short presentation of the translation process with a popular tool
T&I practitioners and users of T&I services who want to get started with translation technology.
Ms Sarah Forget
Sarah Forget is an Associate Lecturer in the Department of Linguistics at Macquarie University, Sydney, where she teaches translation technology and audiovisual translation. She started her career as a Localization Specialist and Project Manager for an IT company. She brings her knowledge of the professional world to the classroom, where she teaches students in the use of Computer-Assisted Translation tools. Her areas of interest include translation technology, localisation project management, audiovisual translation and the training of future translators.
The current technology solutions available in the industry
How Translation environment Tools (TenTs) work
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