Podium at the Greek Meeting Alliance

Podium was happy and honoured to provide interpreting services in the framework of the Greek Meeting Alliance initiative. The event was co-organized by the Hellenic Association of Professional Congress Organizers & Destination Events Specialists – HAPCO & DES, the This is Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau (City of Athens), and the Thessaloniki Convention Bureau. Pictured:…

To Vilnius and Bratislava, to attend international forums on interpreting and translation

We were happy to travel from Podium’s offices to meet colleagues from all over Europe, in Lithuania and Slovakia. In Vilnius, we attended the “Networking Days” event organized by the European Language Industry Association. This three-day event aims to bring together stakeholders from the fields of translation, interpreting and communication in general. Angelos Kaklamanis, Managing…

Interpreting services for the European programmes “time 4eu” and “Europe is tourism”

Podium has provided its services to the Culture department of the Municipality of Agioi Anargyroi, within the framework of European programmes “time 4eu” and “Europe is tourism”. Participants from Spain, Italy and other countries attended the Municipal-level events, the objective of which is to ensure the inclusion of vulnerable groups, and to provide equal access…

Languages and gender identity

The past few years have seen an increase in discussion about gender identity, i.e. a person’s perception of the gender to which they belong, whether biological or psychological.  The concept of non-binary gender identity, or being genderqueer, is one of the concepts introduced in this discussion; it allows for the existence of a large range…