Registration form: Status and Recognition of Legal Interpreters and Translators Today

to be held in Sofia, Bulgaria,
on 16-17 March 2018

organised by the European Legal Interpreters and Translators Association (EULITA)
in cooperation with the Bulgarian Association of Interpreters & Translators (AIT)

Conference language: English



The conference will start on Friday afternoon, 16 March 2018, with presentations at the Palace of Justice in Sofia on, among others, the benefits of court interpretation, expectations and scope for improvement from a judge’s point of view.

The first day of the conference will be rounded off by a networking dinner at the NOVOTEL SOFIA hotel, preceded by a special drinks reception in honour of the Bulgarian Presidency of the European Union.

The conference on Saturday, 17 March 2018, will take place at the NOVOTEL SOFIA hotel. The programme will feature selected presentations on the topic of “Status and Recognition of Legal Interpreters and Translators Today”. The preliminary programme of the conference is available here.

The eighth General Assembly of EULITA will be held on Saturday afternoon after the conference. Please note that separate registration is required for the General Assembly – EULITA members will receive the registration form for delegations with the convening letters in mid-December and early February.



  • Early bird registration fee (payment before 31 January 2018): EUR 100
  • Regular registration fee (payment after 31 January 2018): EUR 120
  • Networking dinner (optional): EUR 32

The registration fee covers attendance at the conference on Friday and Saturday, including coffee breaks, lunch, and documentation.

A separate registration form will be provided for registration for the EULITA General Assembly.

Please pay the registration fee and, if applicable, the fee for the networking dinner (indicating your name) to the following account:

EULITA (European Legal Interpreters and Translators Association)
Account no. 780-5919581-72 with Belfius Bank, Antwerp, Belgium
IBAN: BE38 7805 9195 8172

Alternatively, you can also use our PayPal account: When paying via PayPal, please add an additional EUR 5 to the amount due to cover PayPal fees.



Registration will close on 2 March 2018. Registration for the conference and the networking dinner on Friday is binding. A 50% refund will be granted for cancellations between 19 and 28 February 2018. No refunds can be granted for cancellations after 28 February 2018. Any changes must be made in writing and sent to



A limited number of rooms has been reserved at the NOVOTEL SOFIA hotel (the conference venue on Friday, e-mail:, 115 N Tsarigradsko Shosse Blvd., 1784 Sofia, Bulgaria, for up to three nights (15 to 18 March 2018) at a price of EUR 71.41, breakfast included, for single rooms and a price of EUR 82.87, breakfast included, for double-bed rooms (in each case including 9% VAT and City tax of EUR 0.56 per person and night). Please use this form or refer to “EULITA” when making reservations.



Registration for the conference has now closed – thank you for registering. We look forward to seeing you in Sofia!


Please note: Seating at the Palace of Justice on Friday afternoon is limited and will be restricted on a “first come, first served” basis.