CHICATA Events

September 2017

CHICATA Interpreters Institute
September 23, 8:30 am–5:30 pm
The Reed Room, The Talbott Hotel
20 East Delaware Place
Chicago, Illinois, 60611
See Announcement

Early bird Registration by Sept. 19, 2017




August 2017

CHICATA Fest
Potluck
August 19, 2017, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Wilder Park in Elmhurst
175 Prospect Avenue
Elmhurst Illinois
See Announcement
See Wilder Park Map

May 2017

28th CHICATA Conference
Saturday, May 6, 2017 8:30 am–6:00 pm (for all language combinations)
Sunday, May 7, 2017 2:00 pm–6:00 pm (to be conducted in Spanish)
The Alliance Française de Chicago
Conference schedule and fees are to be found in the Announcement below.
See Announcement

April 2017

Subtitling 101
Saturday, April 8, 2017 2:30 pm–4:45 pm
Logan Square Public Library
3030 W. Fullerton, Chicago
Meeting Room
See Announcement

March 2017

The Accounting Effect (Part II): How Small Steps Can Enable Big Success
Saturday, March 18, 2017 2:30 pm–4:45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

February 2017

Linguists Working in Legal Settings: Rights and Responsibilities
Saturday, February 18, 2017
2:30 pm–4:45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library, 4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago Illinois
Community Meeting Room
See announcement

January 2017

Shop Talk
Sunday, January 22, 2017
2:30 pm–4:45 pm
Elmhurst Public Library, 125 S. Prospect Avenue, Elmhurst Illinois
Kossmann Meeting Room
See announcement

November 2016

End of Life Decisions, Hospice and Palliative Care
November 12, 2016
3:00 pm–5:00 pm (please note later timing, no refreshments at this meeting)
DANK Haus, 4740 N. Western Avenue,
Chicago Skyline Lounge, 6th Floor
See announcement

October 2016

Translation Ethics: Topics for Discussion
October 15, 2016
2:30 pm–4:45 pm
Riverside Public Library
Public Meeting Room (lower level)
1 Burling Road
Riverside Illinois
See announcement

August 2016

CHICATA Fest
Potluck
August 7, 2016, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Wilder Park in Elmhurst
175 Prospect Avenue
Elmhurst Illinois
See Announcement
See Wilder Park Map
Spanish Group Meeting: Untangling The Web of Names
August 27, 2016
3:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Evanston
See announcement

May 2016

27th Chicago Conference on Translation and Interpretation:
Business-Boosting and Skill-Building Strategies
May 21, 2016
8:30 AM to 6:00 PM
The Alliance Française de Chicago
(Enter at 54 W. Chicago Avenue)
Conference schedule and fees are to be found in the Announcement below.
See Announcement

April 2016

Building Cross-Cultural Bridges Through Translation
Featuring Dr. Evelyne Accad
April 2, 2016
Lunch with Speaker 11:30 am-12:30 pm;
Presentation & Discussion 12:45 pm–1:45 pm
Lake Forest College, Middle Campus
See Announcement

March 2016

The Accounting Effect: How Small Steps Can Enable Big Success
March 19, 2016 2:30 pm–4:45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

February 2016

Interpreting Ethics – How to keep your scruples (PART II)
February 20, 2016 2.00 pm–4.30 pm
Elmhurst Public Library
125 S. Prospect Avenue, Elmhurst
Large Meeting Room B
See Announcement

January 2016

Shop Talk
January 23, 2016 2.30 pm–4.45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

November 2015

Interpreting Ethics – how to keep your scruples
November 21, 2015 2.00 am–4.30 pm
Elmhurst Public Library
Kossmann Meeting Room
125 South Prospect Avenue
Elmhurst Illinois
See Announcement

October 2015

The Proper Use of Translation Tools
From the Translator’s Perspective
October 17, 2015 2.30 am–4.45 pm
Riverside Public Library
Public Meeting Room (lower level)
1 Burling Road
Riverside Illinois
See Announcement

September 2015

CHICATA Interpreters Institute 2015
September 19–20, 2015
National Autonomous University of Mexico in Chicago (UNAM Chicago)
350 W. Erie Street, Suite 300
Chicago Illinois
See Announcement

August 2015

CHICATA Fest
Potluck
August 30, 2015, 2.00 pm–6.00 pm
Butterfield Park in Elmhurst
385 East Van Buren Street
Elmhurst Illinois
See Announcement

June 2015

Annual General Membership Meeting
On Translation and Interpretation
June 13, 2015, 2.00 am–4.00 pm
Newberry Library
Seminar Room B82
60 W. Walton Street
Chicago Illinois
See Announcement

May 2015

Twenty-Sixth Chicago Conference
On Translation and Interpretation
May 2, 2015, 8.30 am–4.40 pm
The Talbott Hotel
20 East Delaware Place
Chicago, Illinois, 60611
See Announcement

April 2015

Translating for Publication
April 11, 2015, 2.30pm–4.30 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

March 2015

Translation and Interpretation: Are they the same profession?
Are they different professions?
Are they an industry? (Part II)
March 21, 2015, 2.00pm–4.45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

February 2015

Turnkey Services: adding value
with editing and desktop publishing
February 21, 2015, 2.00pm–4.30 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

January 2015

CHICATA Shop Talk
January 31, 2015, 2.30pm–4.45 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago
Community Meeting Room
See Announcement

Archived Events

Program Ideas

To provide ideas and suggestions for future events, contact

Vice-President for Programs
John Bukacek