CHICATA
Chicago Area Translators and Interpreters Association
Wrigley Clock Tower, Chicago

Upcoming Events

December

CHICATA International Holiday Party and
Talent Show
December 6, 2014, 6.00pm–10.00 pm
The Alliance Française de Chicago
(Enter at 54 W Chicago Avenue)
810 North Dearborn Street, Chicago
See Announcement

November

CHICATA table, ATA Annual Conference
November 5 &8211; 8, 2014
Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
301 East North Water Street, Chicago

October

Translation and Interpretation: Are they the same profession? Are they different professions?
Are they an industry?
October 11, 2014, 2.30pm–4.45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

September

How I did it
Tips on breaking into the translation/interpretation market
September 13, 2014, 2.30pm–4.45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

August

CHICATAFEST
August 2, 2014, 2.00pm–7.00 pm
5th Floor Hospitality Room
1230 N. State Parkway, Chicago
See Announcement

May

Twenty-Fifth Chicago Conference
On Translation and Interpretation
May 3, 2014, 8.30 am–6.30 pm
The Alliance Française de Chicago
(Enter at 54 W Chicago Avenue)
810 North Dearborn Street, Chicago
See Announcement

April

Dialectology: What is it?
Its significance in language prestige and cross-cultural understanding
April 26, 2014, 2.30 pm–5.00 pm
Open Books, Room #2
213 W Institute Pl, Chicago
See Announcement

March

The Increasing Need for Language Specialists
In a Global Economy
March 29, 2014, 2.30 pm–4.45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

February

Language Access Initiatives
Of the Administrative Office Of the Illinois Courts
February 22, 2014, 2.30 pm–5.00 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

January

Shop Talk
January 18, 2014, 2.00 pm–4.45 pm
Lincoln Park Library auditorium
1150 W. Fullerton Avenue, Chicago
See Announcement

December

CHICATA International Holiday Party
December 7, 2013, 6.00 pm–10.00 pm
The Alliance Française de Chicago
(Enter at 54 W Chicago Avenue)
810 North Dearborn Street, Chicago
See Announcement

November

Urgent Communication Request:
Reconciling the expectations, limitations and reality of in-house translation at a Fortune 500 Company
November 23, 2013, 2.30 pm–5.00 pm
Lincoln Park Library Auditorium
1150 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago
See Announcement

September

CHICATA Institute 2013
September 21, 2013, 8.30 pm–5.30 pm
The Talbott Hotel
20 East Delaware Place, Chicago
The Delaware Room
See Announcement
AND Presentations in German
September 22, 2013, 9.00 am–noon
Open Books Literacy Center and Bookstore
213 W. Institute Place, Chicago

August

CHICATA Fest 2013
August 3, 2013, 4.00 pm–7.00 pm
1816 A Oakton Street
Evanston (Half block East of the corner of Oakton/Dodge)
See Announcement

June

2013 Annual General Membership Meeting
June 22, 2013, 1.00 pm–3.00 pm
The Newberry Library
Seminar Room B82
60 W. Walton Street, Chicago
See Announcement

May

The Twenty-Fourth Chicago Conference on Translation and Interpretation
May 4, 2013, 8.30 am–6.00 pm
Lake Forest College
Mccormick Auditorium
555 N. Sheridan Road, Lake Forest, Illinois
See Announcement
AND French-English Workshop, Sunday May 5th
May 5, 2013, 9.00 am–11.30 am
Lake Forest College
Carnegie Hall
See Announcement

April

The Art of Losing: Poetry and Translation
April 27, 2013, 2.00 pm–5.00 pm
Northwestern University
Kresge Centennial Hall, Seminar Room 2-370
1880 Campus Drive, Evanston
See Announcement

March

COMMUNITY INTERPRETING: MODES AND SETTINGS
March 16, 2013, 2.30 pm–4.45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

February

Certification of Translators and Certification of Translations (Part II), Scenarios, Controversial Aspects, and Ethical Issues
February 2, 2013, 2.00 pm–5.00 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

January

Shop Talk
January 19, 2013, 2.00 pm–5.00 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

December

CHICATA 2012 Holiday Party
December 1, 2012, 6.00 pm–10.00 pm
The Alliance Française de Chicago
(Enter at 54 W Chicago Avenue)
810 North Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60610
Chicago
See Announcement

November

Taking Care of Business
November 17, 2012, 2.30 pm–4.45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Library Auditorium
See Announcement

October

Working with a Court Reporter in Legal Settings
October 13, 2012, 2.30 pm–4.45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Library Auditorium
See Announcement

September

CHICATA Interpreters Institute
September 22, 2012, 8.30 pm–5.00 pm
The Talbott Hotel
20 East Delaware Place, Chicago, Illinois
The Delaware Room
See Announcement

August

CHICATA FEST
Potluck
August 4, 2012, 4.00 pm–7.00 pm
1816 A Oakton Street
Evanston, Illinois
See Announcement

May

CHICATA ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Business and Professional Practices for Translators and Interpreters
May 5, 2012, 8.30 am–6.00 pm
The Talbott Hotel
20 East Delaware Place, Chicago, Illinois
The Delaware Room
See Announcement

April

Literary Translation Panel
April 14, 2012, 2.30–5.00 pm
Lake Forest College, Middle Campus
Meyer Auditorium in Hotchkiss Hall
555 N. Sheridan Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045
See Announcement

March

Understanding Normal Ageing, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease, and their impact on the medical interpreter
Sunday March 25, 2012, 2.30–5.00 pm
State Towers
Hospitality Room
1230 N State Street, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60610
See Announcement

February

Discuss and Develop the "Elevator Pitch"
February 4, 2012, 2.30–5.00 pm
Refreshments & Networking 2.30–3.00 pm
Hospitality Room
1230 N State Street, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60610
See Announcement

January

Shop Talk
January 21, 2012, 2.30–5.00 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room (entrance, right)
See Announcement

Archived Events

Program Ideas

To provide ideas and suggestions for future events, contact

John F. Bukacek, President, at
(773) 508-0352, or

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