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January 2020

NWTN Coworking Tuesday

7 January @ 10:30 am
Ziferblat Manchester Edge street, 1st Floor, 23 Edge Street
Manchester, M4 1HW United Kingdom
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Let's start the New Year as we mean to go on! Join Kate Lo, Laurence Bisot and colleagues for a day of coworking and chatting. All welcome! We will meet at Ziferblat Edge Street, Manchester from 10.30am. Cake-eating contest is optional. Afternoon tea with scones, jam and clotted cream is also now served! Remember that NWTN members now benefit from a reduced rate of 6 p/min or the capped day rate at £14.40 (the clock stops when you spend over…

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NWTN Social Saturday: MS Word Wizardry

25 January @ 1:00 pm
YHA Manchester, YHA Manchester Hostel, Potato Wharf
Manchester, M3 4NB United Kingdom
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Ever thought you should be spending less time faffing around with formatting and more with thinking about your actual translation? Or that there must be an easier way to do something in Word if only you had the time to figure it out? In her presentation, Word Wizard Kay McBurney will pull lots of productivity-boosting tips and techniques out of her hat to help you save time and effort when using Microsoft Word and produce more professional-looking documents. She will…

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February 2020

NWTN Coworking: Free Workspace Wednesday, Liverpool

19 February @ 9:00 am
The Plaza, 100 Old Hall Street
Liverpool, L3 9QJ United Kingdom
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Join NWTN Member, Patricia Brakus, for an NWTN coworking session at The Plaza (Bruntwood) in Liverpool for their "Free Workspace Wednesday" from 9.00am. Free secure WiFi and tea/coffee/water are provided. To take advantage, you'll need to register in advance via the Eventbrite link given below. Report to reception upon arrival and show a valid form of ID (driving licence or passport). Hope to see you there!

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NWTN Coworking: Free Workspace Wednesday, Manchester

19 February @ 9:00 am
Bruntwood, Manchester (venue TBC) United States + Google Map

Come and join Kate Lo, Laurence Bisot and colleagues for a coworking afternoon at Bruntwood Manchester (exact venue TBC) from 12:30 pm onwards. The NWTN Events Team will be meeting between 10:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m. prior to the coworking session.

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March 2020

NWTN Coworking Monday

9 March @ 10:30 am
Ziferblat Manchester Edge street, 1st Floor, 23 Edge Street
Manchester, M4 1HW United Kingdom
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Come and join Kate Lo, Laurence Bisot and colleagues for another coworking session at Ziferblat Edge Street, Manchester. NWTN members benefit from a reduced rate of 6 p/min or the capped day rate at £14.40 (the clock stops when you spend over 4 hours at Ziferblat). You need to book in at reception, stating that you are an NWTN Coworking Member (NB: This offer is only available on official ‘NWTN Coworking’ days – normal prices apply at all other times!)

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CANCELLED: NWTN Coworking: Free Workspace Wednesday, Liverpool

18 March @ 9:00 am
The Plaza, 100 Old Hall Street
Liverpool, L3 9QJ United Kingdom
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Join NWTN Member, Patricia Brakus, for an NWTN coworking session at The Plaza (Bruntwood) in Liverpool for their "Free Workspace Wednesday" from 9.00am. Free secure WiFi and tea/coffee/water are provided. To take advantage, you'll need to register in advance via the Eventbrite link given below. Report to reception upon arrival and show a valid form of ID (driving licence or passport). Hope to see you there! ****Coronavirus (COVID-19) update: due to the escalating seriousness of the threat posed by Coronavirus,…

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CANCELLED: NWTN Coworking: Free Workspace Wednesday, Warrington

18 March @ 9:00 am
Whitehouse<br>Wilderspool Park, Greenalls Avenue
Warrington, WA4 6HL United Kingdom
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Come and join Kate Lo and Laurence Bisot for an NWTN coworking session at Whitehouse (Bruntwood) in Warrington for their “Free Workspace Wednesday” from 9.00am. The NWTN Events Team will be meeting between 10:30 a.m – 12:30 p.m. so it will be a chance to meet the team and contribute too! Free secure WiFi and tea/coffee/water are provided. Parking spaces are also provided but limited on a first-come, first-served basis. To take advantage, you’ll need to register in advance via…

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POSTPONED: NWTN 2020 BOOST DAY: MT-PE: Magic Wand or Menace?

21 March @ 9:30 am
Manchester Conference Centre, Sackville Street
Manchester, United Kingdom
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The theme of this year’s Boost Day is Machine Translation and Post-Editing (MT-PE). No sector of the economy has been left untouched by the digital transformation and we in the languages sector are left wondering what our own jobs will look like in a few years’ time, as the technology grows ever more powerful. Translation Memory (TM) programs have been making our lives easier for 20 years already, but will the relentless expansion of AI, MT and PE inevitably spell…

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