cdlancer Organises 6th Edition of the Open Translation Day

Discussions, Networking and Insights Into the World of Translators and Interpreters

Yaoundé, Cameroon, July 04, 2016 --( CDlancer will be happily hosting the 6th edition of a virtual event dubbed “Open Translation Day.” It is an online platform where linguists can discuss, build capacity and network ahead of the International Translation Day to be celebrated on 30 September under the theme “Translation and Interpreting: Connecting Worlds.”

Scheduled on Wednesday, 28 September from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. CAT, this event will feature shorts business-related topics and shed light on various aspects of the language industry: how professionals work, software and resources used, business issues, capacity building opportunities, etc. It targets linguists, including professional and aspiring translators and interpreters, along with academics and anyone passionate about languages and communication.

Given its virtual nature, this Facebook event will leverage the power of social media (via the use of the main hashtags #OTD16 and #xl8) and provide a flexible way for participants from all over the globe to bring in their contribution. This is why CDlancer chose this format, as its founder puts it, “to depict the prominent role played by technology in modern lifestyles and business models.”

About CDlancer
CDlancer is a creative business founded by an award-winning translator. It uses state-of-the art technology to provide businesses with translation solutions and help them communicate across language barriers. To learn more, visit or call us at +237.675.014.022
Carlos Djomo