Interpreting today, Issues, challenges and opportunities
Maurizio Viezzi is professor of simultaneous and consecutive interpreting from English into Italian at the University of Trieste (Italy), and adjunct professor of Italian translation and interpreting at the University of Turku (Finland). He has published extensively on different aspects of translation and interpreting and lectured in several European and non-European universities.
His main research interests are interpretation quality, public service interpreting, and the translation of book and film titles.
He was Vice-President of CIUTI from 2006 to 2012 and has been President of CIUTI since 2015.
He was President of the European Language Council from 2013 to 2015.
He is a member of the Editorial Board of Babel and member of the International Scientific Council of the People’s Friendship University of Russia (Moscow).
In 2017 he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Translatology by Moscow State Linguistic University.
The paper will discuss some of the main issues that characterise the interpreting world today and are likely to characterise the interpreting world in the near future. The discussion will cover both conference interpreting and public service interpreting.
《2019 BTI 年会》专题栏目