Facebook PhD Fellowship sponsored by the CommAI project

Facebook Fellowship program The Facebook Fellowship Program is designed to encourage and support promising doctoral students. Winners of the Fellowship are entitled to receive two years of tuition and fees paid, a stipend of $37,000 each year, and up to $5,000 in conference travel support. Applications will be evaluated based on the strength of the student’s research statement, publication record, and recommendation letters. CommAI and the CommAI Fellowship CommAI is an ambitious project hosted by Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research, aiming to develop a new generation of intelligent systems that are…

1st Greek Conference for Translators & Interpreters (Athens, Greece) 30/10-01/10/2017

The Panhellenic Association of Translators (PEM) joins forces with the Ionian University’s Department of Foreign Languages Translation & Interpreting Studies (DFLTI) to host Greece’s first ever professional T&I conference in Athens, on 30 September and 1 October 2017. The title is “Translation & Interpreting in Greece and the international market: the step forward.” We are proud and honoured to have Dr Henry Liu, FIT President, as our keynote speaker, on this very first UN Translation Day. The conference will invite the country’s most interesting speakers to focus on practical how-to solutions in key thematic areas including: • Contemporary…