International Workshop on Sign Language Translation and Avatar Technology (SLTAT)

10-11 Jan 2011

Located at the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Berlin, Germany

Practical Information

Simultaneous interpretation

Simultaneous interpretation will be provided from English to DGS and German to DGS.


The workshop will take place on the premises of the German Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs:

Bundesministerium für Arbeit und Soziales
Wilhelmstraße 49
10117 Berlin


Below is a selection of Hotels nearby the workshop's location. A number of rooms will be kept available for workshop's participants until December 26th in Berlin Motel One at Leipziger straße 50, 1.3 kilometer from the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (rightmost landmark on the map). This Hotel offers convenient services (Free wifi, etc.) for a reasonable price (approx. 77 Euros); participants who book there should mention their participation to the SLTAT workshop.

Socializing Event

To give an opportunity for participants to meet and get to know each other, we will reserve seats at Restaurant 12 Apostel on Sunday 9th, 7:30pm. the Restaurant is located in central Berlin, near Museum Insel, you will find it on the map under the northmost landmark. Diner will start around eight o'clock. If you want to take part in the event, please notify you participation to Alexis Heloir.

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