Course in Translations Process Research
UPSET is hosting the sixth international PhD course in Translation Process Research (TPR) from Monday October 3 to Friday October 7, 2016, in collaboration with Copenhagen Business School’s Center for Research and Innovation in Translation and Translation Technology (CRITT). The course covers theoretical aspects of translation process research, experimental research design and methodology (including qualitative and quantitative data analysis), data visualization and human translation modelling. Seminar participants will gain hands-on experience with recording eye-tracking sessions and working with the newest version of the TPR-DB. Individual consultations sessions will also be offered, designed to support participant’s own research projects. More information can be found at https://sites.google.com/site/centretranslationinnovation/tpr-2016.
Inter-university Translation and Interpreting Conference
UPSET is hosting the first South African Inter-university Translation and Interpreting Conference in collaboration with the University of the Witwatersrand, from 10-12 October 2016. Keynote speakers are Profs Barbara Moser-Mercer, Michael Carl, Haidee Kruger and Dr Moritz Schaefer. All are world-class researchers and leaders in their fields. The conference theme is Process Methods in Translation and Interpreting Research and Teaching. Selected papers will be invited to undergo and blind peer-review process in order to be published in a Conference Proceedings. More information can be found at http://www.nwu.ac.za/v-sl/inter-university-conference.html.