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Dear IATIS members, colleagues and friends!
As the newly elected President of IATIS I take pleasure in extending a warm welcome to all of you, and I want to thank you for your support. I would also like to take this opportunity to thank our outgoing President Annie Brisset for her pioneering work in representing our young organization in various important and effective ways, as well as other members of the outgoing Executive Council for their efforts in establishing and orienting the association in its early years.
IATIS is delighted to announce the publication of Translation: Theory and Practice in Dialogue, the fourth volume in the IATIS-Continuum Series on Translation Studies (IATIS Yearbook 2009). This collection edited by Antoinette Fawcett, Karla L. Guadarrama García and Rebecca Hyde Parker includes contributions by Jean BOASE-BEIER, Elizabeth THORNTON, Lina FISHER, Christine CALFOGLOU, Clive SCOTT, Agnieszka PANTUCHOWICZ, Paulina Gąsior, Szu-Wen CINDY KUNG, Hiroko FURUKAWA, Kirsten MALMKJÆR.
IATIS Yearbooks are available to members free of charge. An electronic version is also available at the IATIS Intranet.
In his message to the delegates at the Seoul Conference marking the launch of IATIS, Director-General Koïchiro MATSUURA wished us a long and fruitful existence working in collaboration with UNESCO and said that UNESCO looks to our association "for active support and cooperation in terms of thought, the exchange of ideas and research".See below for the full text of the Director-General's message to the IATIS Inaugural Conference.
August 2010: IATIS announces election to Executive Council. Nominations are now being sought for election candidates for the IATIS Executive Council. The deadline for nominations is 30th September 2010.