European Society for Translation Studies
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The Society organizes triannual congresses and symposia on research topics

The founding meeting of the Society was held during the congress “Translation studies – an interdiscipline”, Vienna, Austria , 9-12 September 1992. Proceedings: Snell-Hornby, Mary, Franz Pöchhacker and Klaus Kaindl (eds). 1994. Translation Studies. An Interdiscipline. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

1st EST Congress, Prague, Czech Republic, 1995. Proceedings; Snell-Hornby, Mary, Zuzana Jettmarová and Klaus Kaindl (eds). 1997. Translation as Intercultural Communication. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

2nd EST Congress: Granada, Spain, 1998. Proceedings: Chesterman, Andrew, Natividad Gallardo San Salvador and Yves Gambier (eds). 2000. Translation in context. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

3rd EST Congress: Copenhagen, Denmark, 2001. Proceedings: Hansen, Gyde, Kirsten Malmkjær and Daniel Gile (eds). 2004. Claims, Changes and Challenges in Translation Studies. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

4th EST Congress; Lisbon, Portugal, 2004. Program hereProceedings: Gambier, Yves, Miriam Shlesinger and Radegundis Stolze (eds.) 2007. Doubts and Directions in Translation Studies: Selected contributions from the EST Congress, Lisbon 2004 Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

5th EST Congress: Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2007. See video lectures here. And the program here. Proceedings: Gile, Daniel, Gyde Hansen & Nike Pokorn (eds) 2010. Why Translation Studies Matters. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

6th EST Congress: Leuven, Belgium , 2010. Program here. Proceedings: Way, Catherine, Sonia Vandepitte, Reine Meylaerts and Magdalena Bartłomiejczyk (eds). 2013. Tracks and Trecks in Translation Studies. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

7th EST Congress: Germersheim, Germany, 2013. Program here. Publications: Maksymski, Karin, Silke Gutermuth and Silvia Hansen-Schirra (eds) 2015. Translation and comprehensibility. Berlin: Frank & Timme. Fantinuoli, Claudio, and Federico Zanettin (eds.) 2015. New directions in corpus-based translation studies. Berlin: Language Science Press.

8th EST Congress: Aarhus, Denmark, September 2016. Program here. Publication: Helle V. Dam, Matilde Nisbeth Brøgger & Karen Korning Zethsen (eds) (2019): Moving Boundaries in Translation Studies. London/New York: Routledge. [available from 21 September 2018].

Seminar for training translation teachers

Kraków, Poland. 29 June – 3 July 2015. Organized by the EST in conjunction with the Jagiellonian University and the Pedagogical University of Kraków.

Symposia on research topics

"Research evaluation in Translation Studies", Misano, September 19, 2003. A report can be found in EST Newsletter 23.

Publications in Translation Studies, Ghent, Belgium in September  2005.

Research skills in Translation Studies, Ljubljana, September 2006.

Research assessment in Translation Studies, Paris, September 2008.

Same place, different times, Vienna, September 2012. Proceedings: Boyden, Michael (ed.) 2014. Twenty years EST: Same place, different times. Special issue of Target 26/2.

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