Attending a FIT World Congress is an investment in your personal and professional development, and your global professional network.
Learn from experts
Learn from global leaders on the latest trends and issues in the translation and interpreting landscape, as they share their deep insights and broad perspectives.
Be inspired by world-class keynote speakers with deep industry experience.
Take the opportunity to expand your knowledge through sessions from academics, peers, and industry veterans.
Network with a global cohort of like minds
FIT World Congress provides events and networking opportunities to help you build a global network of peers.
Individuals, associations and teams are built on strong networks.
The diversity of attendees allows you to connect with buyers, sellers, thinkers, researchers, educators, students, practitioners, policymakers and technology providers and expand your knowledge and global network.
Enhance your practical skills and profile
Attending the congress will give you the opportunity to share your experiences with other practitioners in your language pair, or those with similar work issues as you, so both of you can learn from each other.
Make yourself known. Presenting at industry events is a great way to build your reputation and enhance your professional profile. Your good work can’t always speak for itself. Speak up!
Share your research with an international audience
The FIT World Congress brings together practitioners, researchers, educators, policy makers, giving you the opportunity to share your practical experience and research.
This congress is a great place to discuss your projects, ideas, research and findings with like-minded peers.
Connect with other FIT members
Every three years over 60 FIT member associations from all corners of the globe come together under one roof to participate in the FIT Statutory Congress and the World Congress.
Be part of the buzz. Share your ideas for the future of the Federation, share experiences from your own association, and form part of the truly global voice of FIT.