Terminology Awards

Coinciding with the Terminology Summit in San Sebastian, the 2018 International Terminology Awards will be presented. Four valid works were submitted for the 2018 Awards. An international jury, chaired by Anca-Marina Velicu, examined the three PhD theses and the MA dissertation. The two awards are the International Award for Outstanding Achievement in Terminology Research and Development (PhD level) and the International Award for Distinguished Achievement in Terminology (MA level). The jury were as follows:

Anca-Marina Velicu, president (University of Bucharest, Romania)
Ana Ostroški, vice president (Institute of Croatian Language and Linguistics, Croatia)
Georgeta Ciobanu (Politehnica University Timişoara, Romania)
Rute Costa (FCSH, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal)
Marjeta Humar (Institute of the Slovenian Language, Slovenia)
Corina Lascu-Cilianu (Académie d’Études Économiques de Bucarest, Romania)
Nina Pilke (University of Vaasa, Finland)
Maria Popova (Institute for Bulgarian Language – Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria)
Frieda Steurs (KU Leuven, Belgium)
Maria Teresa Zanola (Assiterm; Realiter, Italy)

The results

A. The International Award for Outstanding Achievement in Terminology Research and Development (PhD level):

Jessica Mariani (University of Verona)
Migration in translation: The role of terminology and trans-editing in shaping the crisis in EU institutions

B. The International Award for Distinguished Achievement in Terminology (MA level)
No worthy candidate

An honorable mention is given to Paolo Michele Maria Panena for his master thesis: The new European legislation regulating market abuse: a terminographic study in Italian, English, French and Spanish

The Award Ceremony will take place on 23 November, 2018.