EU High Level Scientific Conference Series
Prof.Dr.H.Gerzymisch-Arbogast (Translation/Interpreting) ATRC Saarbrücken

  Multidimensional Translation - MuTra
   2005 Saarbrücken
   2006 Copenhagen
   2007 Vienna
   2005 PhD Training Seminar
    MuTra Proceedings  New 2007
   Previous Conferences
New EU-High-Level Conference Series

The European Union has granted the financial means for organising a new EU-High-Level Conference Series - Euroconferences - on the general topic

Multidimensional Translation – MuTra

The first conference on the topic of Challenges of Multidimensional Translation was held 2-6 May 2005 in Saarbrücken, Germany

The second conference on the topic of Audiovisual Translation Scenarios was held 1-5 May 2006 in Copenhagen, Denmark

The third conference on the topic of

LSP Translation Scenarios

will be held: 30 April - 4 May 2007 in Vienna, Austria

The partners for this new Euroconference series are
•  Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
•  University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
•  Vienna University, Vienna, Austria
•  Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus, Denmark
•  Eötvös Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary
•  Fachhochschule Flensburg, Flensburg, Germany
•  Ventspils Augstskola, Ventspils, Latvia
•  Titelbild Subtitling and Translation GmbH, Berlin, Germany
•  EURICE GmbH, Saarbrücken, Germany

Conference Series

The conference series is intended to examine multiple (multilingual, multimedia, multimodal and polysemiotic) dimensions of modern translation scenarios and to address questions as to the impact of new technologies on the form, content, structure and modes of translated products.

The new series will consist of three conferences (Events A, C & D) with an intensive training course (Event B) following the initial conference.

Event A      2-6 May 2005      Saarbrücken Conference
Event B      9-21 May 2005    Saarbrücken Training Course for young researchers and PhD scholars
Event C      1-5 May 2006      Copenhagen Conference and tutorial
Event D      30/4-4/5 2007    Vienna Conference and tutorial

This new conference series is a follow-on to, and complements, the previous Euroconferences organised by the Advanced Translation Research Center in Saarbrücken. (For more information contact

Registration and fees

Fees: The registration fee is 400,-- €.

This fee includes:
                           participation in the 5-day-conference
                           conference folder
                           book of extended abstracts
                           refreshments during coffee breaks
                           free access to conference workshops

Registration is only valid upon receipt of the conference fee.

Young researchers: The grant from the European Commission provides for financing the participation of eligible young researchers (registration, travel and accommodation). Further information is available in the Call for Papers and on our website under EU-Scholarships.

Further information

Further information about the conference series, venue, travelling and visiting the region is available on our conference website. For background information on the Euroconference series and previous conferences please visit EU High Level Scientific Conferences

Contact Details

Advanced Translation Research Center (ATRC) (

Prof. Dr. Heidrun Gerzymisch-Arbogast
Saarland University
Postfach 15 11 50
D-66041 Saarbrücken
Tel.:     +49 (0)681 302-4248
            +49 (0)681 302-4133