PROFILE ANDREA BERNARD

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BACKGROUND

I have been working as an IT journalist, business consultant and translator in Germany, Japan, and France since 1995. I published/co-authored two books on Information Technology, published various articles in magazines and newspapers and gave presentations at conferences.

While in Japan, I was responsible for the EGIS Consulting Tokyo office, assisting International clients in their strategies on the Japanese telecom and IT market.

Since 2011 I’m based near Paris, where I established my own company specialising in translation and copywriting in German in my expertise areas of information technology and additive manufacturing. I hold an M.A. degree in Japanese Economy and Mass Communications as well as a state-certification for English/German translation.

I’m a member of BDÜ, VDI and ProCopywriters and I teach technical translation English > German to master students at two universities in Paris (ESIT & ISIT).

UNIQUE SELLING POINT

  1. Quadrilingual geek with a knack for effective writing and translation
  2. Strong background in high-tech and international business consulting
  3. Highly specialised in additive manufacturing and information technology

PUBLICATIONS (SELECTION)

  1. 3D-Druck in Japan – eine langsame Revolution (business magazine Japanmarkt 2/2019)
  2. Übersetzen von Wirtschaftstexten Englisch/Deutsch III (study book AKAD)
  3. Intercultural communication with our French neighbours (webinar in German)
  4. 500 Tipps & Tricks zur Internet-Nutzung (co-author & co-editor of the book)
  5. The Other i-modes (Japan Inc)
  6. iMode Developer’s Guide (co-author of the book)

DETAILED PROFILE

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Andrea Bernard