Conference, FIT, Shanghai August 2008
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Subject: Invitation to attend the 2008 XVIII World Congress of FIT
As the host of the XVIII World Congress of FIT, Translators
Association of China (TAC) warmly invites you to attend this grand
educational and networking event for translators and interpreters
around the world. The XVIII FIT World Congress will be held in
Shanghai, China on August 4-7, 2008, right before the Beijing
Olympics! And it will be staged at the Shanghai International
Convention Center, a modern five-star hotel just next to the landmark
of Shanghai * the Oriental Pearl TV Tower on the bank of the
beautiful Huangpu River! The theme of the Congress is "Translation
and Cultural Diversity".
Founded in 1982, the Translators Association of China (TAC) is the
only national association in the field of translation in China, with
association, organization and individual members throughout China.
TAC joined FIT in 1987 and a number of its representatives have been
elected FIT Council Members.
Please find attached the First Announcement and Call for
Presentations for the Congress. Please note that the deadline for
submission of abstract is September 30, 2007. We have also attached a
Pre-registration Form. If you are interested in attending the
Congress or know more about it, please fill the Pre-registration Frm
and send it to us by mail, e-mail or fax . We will then be able to
provide you with more detailed information and send you updates about
the Congress. With your help and support, we are confident that the
2008 Congress will be a worthy and memorable experience for all
For more information about the Congress, please visit
www.fit2008.org. Thank you for your attention and we are looking
forward to hearing from you!
Vice President, FIT
Vice President & Secretary General, TAC