CPD

I strongly believe in continuing professional development (CPD) and regularly attend online or live professional events or seminars (CPD Manifesto).

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Webinars

Professional development

  • Droits et obligations du traducteur – SFT – 01/2013
  • How to win more freelance translation work, guest speaker Nataly Kelly – SDL – 03/2013
  • CVs and cover letters that work – eCPD – 03/2013
  • 5 habits of highly successful translators – Customer service, by Judy Jenner – SDL – 05/201
  • Freelancers’ guide to using LinkedIn, by Louisa Stockley – SDL Academy – 06/2013
  • Conflict and resolution for freelance translators, by Judy Jenner – SDL Academy – 07/2013
  • Learn to love your agencies, by Clare Suttie – eCPD – 08/2013
  • Translators without borders : How you can make a difference – Rebecca Petras – eCPD Webinars – 04/2014
  • Income diversification for translators – Tools and tricks to acquire new translation projects – Peter Farago – The Alexandria Project – 05/2014
  • New term kick-off at eCPD Webinars – Lucy Brooks – ECPD Webinars – 09/2014
  • Gestion du temps, efficacité ou comment optimiser la journée du traducteur – Michaël Ferrari – SFT Services – 09/2014
  • The business of owning a CAT tool – eCPD Webinars – 06/2015

Translation

  • Translation techniques – eCPD – 04/2013
  • Atelier de traduction anglais-français / English-French translation workshop – Anne de Freyman – eCPD – 04/2013
  • Technical translations : Choosing the right terminology – James Brain Mitchell –
    ProZ.com 2013 Freelance Translator Virtual Conference – 09/2013
  • Methodology for specialized translations – Examples with medical and other technical translations – Sylvie Mathis – ProZ.com 2013 Freelance Translator Virtual Conference – 09/2013
  • Advanced Internet search techniques for translators – Carmen Ross – ProZ.com 2013 Freelance Translator Virtual Conference – 09/2013
  • Translating culturally challenging terms : problems, techniques and solutions – Thei Zervaki – eCPD – 10/2013
  • Translating for the aviation industry – Part 1 of course for serious technical translators – James Brian Mitchell – eCPD – 04/2014
  • Translating for the automobile industry – Part 2 of course for serious technical translators – James Brian Mitchell – eCPD – 05/2014
  • Translating for water and wind power industries – Part 3 of course for serious technical translators – James Brian Mitchell – eCPD – 05/2014
  • The manufacturing industry in the 21st century – from boardroom to shop floor – Mark Fletcher – eCPD – 11/2014
  • Translation quality – Alexandria Library/TAUS – 04/2015
  • The battle between safety and productivity – David Main-Reade – ECPD Webinars – 06/2015

Software and Tools

  • MemoQ Online Training Course – MemoQ Level 1 Certification – Kilgray – 02/2013
  • Les ressources documentaires de l’Union européenne pour les traducteurs – SFT – 04/2013
  • French Virtual memoQ Day – Kilgray – 04/2013
  • Introduction à WordFast Pro – SFT – 08/2013
  • WordFast Pro: Tips & tricks – ProZ.com 2013 Freelance Translator Virtual Conference – 09/2013
  • Introduction to MemSource for Linguists –10/2013
  • Translation technology: What’s missing and what has gone wrong? Jost Zetzsche – eCPD – 01/2014
  • memoQ Translator Pro: Productivity boosters in memoQ 2013 R2 – ProZ Free Webinars Series – 03/2014
  • New features and getting started with Wordfast Pro 3.3 – ProZ Free Webinars Series – 03/2014
  • Make the most of SDL Trados Studio – ProZ Free Webinars Series – 05/2014
  • Ironing out on MemoQ, parts 1 & 2 – Marek Pawelec – eCPD – 10/2014
  • How to translate files coming from other tools with memoQ – ProZ Free Webinars Series – 03/2015
  • WordFast Pro Sandbox – WordFast LCC – 03/2015
  • Managing complicated file formats with Wordfast – ProZ.com – 04/2015

Meetings and Conferences organised by the SFT

  • Café 35 – « Résolutions 2013 » – 01/2013
  • Réunion trimestrielle SFT Grand Ouest ­– 02/2013
  • Café 35 – « Le traducteur et sa présence sur le Web » – 06/2013
  • Café 35 – « L’ergonomie du poste de travail du traducteur » – 11/2013
  • Café 35 – « Révision ou relecture : définition, méthodologie, trucs et astuces » – 02/2014
  • JMT de plein champ (Journée mondiale de la traduction) : « Zones d’incertitude et droits linguistiques » – 12/2014
  • Réunion trimestrielle SFT Grand Ouest – 01/2015
  • Café 35 – La formation du traducteur, les MOOC – Rennes – 06/2015

Other conferences and seminars

  • Technology, Media & Telecommunications Predictions 2015 – Deloitte – 02/2015