April 23, 2012


April 23, 2012

KäTu2012 has been successfully concluded. We thank all collaborators and participants! Next year the eleventh Symposium on translation and interpreting will be arranged in Turku.

All participants who presented a paper in the Symposium are welcome to offer an article for the sixth volume of KäTu Symposium's electronic proceedings, MikaEL. Please visit http://www.sktl.fi/mikael/ for more information on the publication. There you can also find the publication's writing instructions.

April 10, 2012

Approximately 80 participants will be attending the symposium.

Please note! The symposium material does not include a printed book of abstracts. Please print the electronic book of abstracts for yourself beforehand.

Abstracts in pdf format.

April 3, 2012

Registration has closed!

March 28, 2012

The abstracts of the symposium papers are now available!

March 20, 2012

The preliminary symposium programme is now available!

March 12, 2012

Preliminary information on the symposium program (times may change):

Friday, April 20, 2012
  • Registration 9.00 - 12.00
  • Sympsium opening 12.15
  • A survey of the history of KäTu symposia 12.30 - 13.30
  • Workshop "Who Owns English?" 15.45 - 17.15
  • Friday's program ends at 17.15
  • Evening program starts at 19.00
Saturday, April 21, 2012
  • Meeting of SKTL's section V 9.00 - 10.00
  • Plenary presentation (Gun-Viol Vik-Tuovinen) 10.00 - 11.00
  • Workshop "Interpreter training in Finland now and in the future" 11.30 - 13.00
  • Saturday's program ends at 16.00
PLEASE NOTE: The plenary speech of warzone interpreter Arsim Dallku mentioned in the first Call for Papers has unfortunately been cancelled.

March 5, 2012

The second Call for Papers has been released in English!

March 1, 2012

Registration has opened!

The second Call for Papers will be released in English shortly.