Success Series

Join ProZ.com every Wednesday at 14:00 GMT / 10:00 AM EST for ProZ.com Translator Success series. Each week ProZ.com will bring speakers & presenters on to help ensure Freelance linguists have success & achieve their business objectives.

Click for Full Participation
Past Conference
 
 

ProZ.com Regional Conference - Montevideo



Organizer:

View bios entered by members for this conference

Conference program

Ceremonia de clausura

Date and time: 19:45-20:00, Sunday, 24 August, 2008
NOTE: This session has already been held

Room: Plenario: Sala New York

Description:
Conclusiones, agradecimientos y recomendaciones para el futuro




Bajar una copia de la presentación

Speaker:
Fabio Descalzi (Uruguay), Arquitecto y traductor técnico

Bio: Nacido en Uruguay en 1968, Fabio estudió alemán en el Colegio Alemán de Montevideo y el Instituto Goethe, donde se formó como docente de idioma extranjero y obtuvo el KDS. También tiene nivel profesional en inglés y aprendió por su cuenta portugués y otros idiomas.

Fabio se recibió de Arquitecto en la Universidad de la República (1996), realizó un posgrado sobre Proyectos de Inversión Inmobiliaria (UCUDAL según planes de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 1998) y trabajó en estudios de arquitectura. En 2000 se fue a Alemania, donde adquirió experiencia en la industria de la construcción y el sector inmobiliario; de regreso en Uruguay, paulatinamente fue dedicándose a las traducciones a tiempo completo desde su hogar, a medida que la red de redes fue creciendo en popularidad y esto se hizo posible.

Ha dedicado sus esfuerzos a la organización de talleres de formación en herramientas de traducción asistida por computadora y al aseguramiento de la calidad en la industria del lenguaje. Por su espíritu emprendedor, en setiembre de 2007 la Cámara Nacional de Comercio y Servicios le confirió una Mención Especial a la Originalidad en la Exportación de Servicios.

Además, en ProZ.com es moderador de KudoZ en los pares alemán>español e inglés>español, y también modera los foros de Corrección/Edición/Revisión, Diversidad Lingüística y La Traducción en Uruguay.
____________________________________________________________

Born in Uruguay in 1968, Fabio studied German at the Montevideo German School and the Goethe-Institut, where he trained as teacher of foreign language and attained the KDS. He is also proficient in English and a self-taught speaker of Portuguese and other languages.

Fabio holds a degree in Architecture (University of the Republic, Montevideo, 1996), a postgraduate degree in Real Estate Projects (UCUDAL according to syllabus of the Pontificial Catholic University of Chile, 1998) and has work experience in architectural studios. He moved to Germany in 2000, where he gained work experience in the construction industry and real estate sectors; back in Uruguay, he gradually moved into full-time freelance translation from the comfort of home as the growing popularity of the web began to make this feasible.

He has devoted his efforts to the organization of CAT Tools training workshops and to Quality Assurance in the translation industry. Due to his entrepreneurial spirit, in September 2007 he received a Commendation for Originality in Export of Services from the National Chamber of Commerce and Services of Uruguay.

He also moderates the German>Spanish and English>Spanish subcommunities on Proz.com and the forums for Proofreading/Editing/Reviewing, Linguistic Diversity and Translation in Uruguay.

Web site: http://www.proz.com/profile/74269
ProZ.com member: Fabio Descalzi


Session Participants


You must register for this conference to participate in sessions

60 people have registered for this session
Registered for conference Olga Real Registered for conference gioconda quartarolo Registered for conference Laureana Pavon
Registered for conference Beatriz Clara Registered for conference Milagros Chapital Registered for conference transleytan
Registered for conference Marcela Dutra Registered for conference Gabriela González Registered for conference Laura Bissio CT
Registered for conference Maria Lluch Registered for conference cecilia_fraga Registered for conference Mónica Algazi
Registered for conference Monica Chalar Vecchio Registered for conference Raúl Casanova Registered for conference Walter Landesman
Registered for conference Mariana T. Buttermilch Registered for conference felipe_gordon Registered for conference Isabel Vidigal
Registered for conference Cultures Connection Registered for conference Nicholas Hanna Registered for conference Claudia Berison
Registered for conference Marisabel Ricci Cabrera Registered for conference Sara Pacheco Registered for conference beasimonassi
Registered for conference Gabriela Scandura Registered for conference Virginia Stonek Balparda (X) Registered for conference Federico Brum
Registered for conference Carina Rey Registered for conference Denise Rugo Registered for conference Paula Secco
Registered for conference Rosana Malerba Registered for conference Maria Noel Maquieira Registered for conference Laura Leotta
Registered for conference two2tango Registered for conference Silvia Leta Registered for conference Inés Meirelles
Registered for conference mclaudiad Registered for conference Maria Itati Encinas Registered for conference Alejandra Pérez
Registered for conference María Mercedes REAL Registered for conference Ana Dubra Registered for conference Ana Rodríguez
Registered for conference Rosina Peixoto Registered for conference Pablo Arig Registered for conference María Isabel Estévez (maisa)
Registered for conference Jimena Cabrera Rodríguez Registered for conference Mirna Lorente Registered for conference Silvia Bonilla
Registered for conference Virginia Severi Registered for conference Patricia di Lorenzo Registered for conference Vivian B E
Registered for conference Laurach Registered for conference miriamk Registered for conference Martín Ariano
Registered for conference martin urreta Registered for conference María José Camelo Registered for conference luciasoria
Registered for conference María Peluffo Registered for conference Andres Fekete Registered for conference Lucía Rotunno





Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search