Languages & The Media 2014
The 10th Languages & The Media, international Conference on Language Transfer in Audiovisual Media, took place at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Berlin, from November 5 – 7, 2014.
Under the theme “Smart Technologies. Smart Translations” a large variety of topics were comprised: Trends in Dubbing and Subtitling, Challenges of Machine Translation, Crowdsourcing and User-Generated Subtitling, Sign Language, Semiotics, HbbTV, Market Approches and Innovations, Video Game Localisation and many more. Seventy speakers gave lectures on their fields of expertise. The Conference agenda encompassed twenty-three parallel sessions including sixty-eight presentations, one panel discussion, one open forum and four workshops.
An international audience of more than 240 experts from thirty seven countries gathered at the event. This included: researchers, language practitioners, translators, interpreters, software developers and all those who produce, market, or distribute audiovisual materials for information, entertainment or educational purposes to discuss these pressing questions.
The photo gallery of the event can be seen here.