Mission

The European Association for Terminology is a non-profit professional organisation for the terminology sector in Europe in particular. It is designed to further plurilingualism through terminology, to provide a European platform for promoting and professionalising terminological activities and improving awareness of them, and to liaise and cooperate actively with other relevant organisations, associations and institutions at all levels.

The EAFT fulfils these objectives via:

  • public relations activities and campaigns designed to promote the importance of terminology and terminology work;
  • the provision and exchange of information on terminological activities;
  • the promotion of and support for conferences, events and workshops on relevant topics;
  • the creation of Special Interest Groups (SIGs) focusing on particular domains;
  • the promotion of and support for research in terminology and related issues;
  • contributions to the education and training of people working with terminology in all capacities, and the formal recognition of academic and vocational terminological training courses at the European and national levels.

Tweets

Agenda

Workshop III: Terminology Management for Translation Memories
11 Març-5 May
Online
IULATERM

Terminology- Heritage and Modernity. Postponed
9-10 May
Tbilisi
Georgia

English: The elephant in the room with terminology, translation and interpreting. Cancelled
27 June
Bangor University
Wales

International colloquium on terminology and semiotics
16-17 July
Clermont-Ferrand
France

OTTIAQ Congress
25 September
Montréal
Québec

The 2nd interdisciplinary conference on National languages in academic research and higher education
8-9 October
Tallinn
Estonia

XXX Annual Conference of the Italian Association for Terminology (Ass.I.Term)
15-16 October
Bolzano
Italy

PhraséoTerm
16-17 November
Verona
Italy

Realiter
1-2 October
Bologna
Italy

EAFT Summit
19-20 November
Dublin
Ireland