Semantix Partners with ESTeam, Summa Linguae on EUR 34m EU Translation Contract – via slator.com

Sweden-based language service provider (LSP) Semantix won a EUR 34m (USD 41m) contract with the European Union in December 2020.The tender covers translation services for the European Commission’s Directorate-General (DG) for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, which aims to promote economic growth and an “entrepreneurial culture” in Europe. Specifically,...

Behind the Scenes of the European Parliament’s Pivot to Remote Interpreting – via slator.com

The European Parliament (EP) has adopted a new platform for remote interpretation, a move necessitated and accelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic.According to Anna Grzybowska, the EP’s Director for Conference Organization, prior to the pandemic, the institution had been planning to offer a remote option for conference participants. Covid mainstreamed what...

Semantix Exec Britta Aagaard on EUR 34m EU GROW Translation Contract – via slator.com

In this week’s SlatorPod, Semantix Chief Business Officer Britta Aagaard joins us to talk about their recent major deal win — a EUR 34m translation contract for the EU GROW project. Britta discusses what’s involved in bidding for, winning, and setting up to go live on a contract of this...