I recently attended the FIT Congress in Brisbane, Australia.
In this post I would like to share what I learnt about translation and interpreting standards, including standards from ISO and ASTM International.
One of the sessions was entitled ‘PANEL: How do I educate my client? A Case for International Professional Standards’. The discussion focused on ISO standards. FIT has liaison status with ISO, so they can provide guidance on translation and interpreting to ISO committees. One such standard is ISO17100 for Translation Services. (This is currently being revised.) Continue reading “Translation and Interpreting Standards – thoughts from the FIT Congress”