Posted: 5 May 2014
As the main meeting point for translators, language service agencies, software tool developers, global marketing strategies, and researchers in each of these areas, LW is the most important international event of the software localisation industry.
Dr. Bernal-Merino leads the GLRT advisory board which counts with the support of top companies in the industry such as Sony Computer Entertainment and Electronic Arts. Participants in this round table include industry giants such as Ubisoft, PlayStation, Microsoft Game Studios, EA, Square Enix, Zynga, CodeMasters, etc.
Dr. Bernal-Merino, from the Department of Media, Culture and Language at Roehampton, has been a leading figure in this area of Translation Studies, and his constant involvement in industry events further attest and consolidate the value of his contribution to current best practices in the translation and localisation of video games, not only as a linguistic and translational process, but also as a creative production one essential in today’s global economy.
The GLRT will be held in Dublin on Wednesday 4 June 2014.
Prestigious trust grants Roehampton academic £106,000
A Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship has been awarded to Dr Mark Jary by the Leverhulme Trust to work on a book investigating a revolutionary emerging theory on how language works.
Posted: 7 February 2018
MA Translation student receives recognition for innovative research
Kathleen Cyr, MA Specialised Translation student, has received a special commendation from the Institute of Translation and Interpreting for her MA dissertation on the translation of Japanese TV shows.
Posted: 9 June 2017
Students put skills to practise at Literature Festival
For the second year running, students from the University of Roehampton used their skills to support the Barnes Children's Literature Festival, for whom the University is the official Creative Partner.
Posted: 19 May 2017