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Iulia Manda
Web Trainee

Iulia Manda

Servus, here is Iulia Manda from Romania, but I like to consider myself a citizen of the world as I’ve been living out of Romania for already 2 years now.

This traineeship came as a suggestion from a good friend that did it 10 years ago, so I got the challenge and came to Graz for 6 months. I’ve been before in Graz and I always found it irresistible and exciting for living and working, image I didn’t change after my staying here.

You will find everything in Graz, is such a multicultural crossroad, going from one part to another of the city you will meet all kind of people from all the countries of the world wondering around the city making their living. You can get to experiment different kind of foods, cultures and languages like in a very interesting mixture.

Don’t stay in your room if you come to Graz, the real experience is out there in the unknown, go out and experience it by yourself.

I get from this multicultural experience very dear friends, life lessons and skills I gathered during the ECML workshops, daily walks or random parties in Ausgarten or Stadpark.

I have just one small advice for the future trainees, come without expectations and experience all the new things you never thought you will do it in your life before.

Wish you a wonderful stay in Graz and uncountable experiences.

Big hugs,

Iulia


Elena Olavarri
Communication and
Resource Centre Trainee

Elena Olavarri

Hello! My name is Elena Olavarri and I come from Cantabria, in the north of Spain. I studied Spanish Philology and I graduated with a Master’s Degree in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language. I have been the trainee at the Communication and Resource Centre at the ECML during the first half of 2017.

This traineeship comes after some other experiences studying and working abroad: Hungary, Belgium, Czech Republic, France...Nevertheless, this one has been my first experience living in a German-speaking country and working in such a deeply multilingual and multicultural environment. I also have to say that Graz is a really welcoming and international city, with plenty of interesting things to do and many worth to visit spots. Besides, if you like to travel, you can easily go to a lot of nice cities! Vienna, Trieste, Venice, Zagreb, Maribor, Munich or Budapest are just some of the places I have been able to visit during my six months in Austria.

If you are thinking to apply for a traineeship at the ECML, do not hesitate to do it! I can say from myself that I will keep very nice memories and good friends from the time I spent here.


Beatrice Neacsu
Web Trainee

Beatrice Neacsu

Hi! I am Beatrice Neacsu from Bucharest, Romania. I studied Journalism and Communication and after graduating from Bachelor’s degree program I did two traineeships, one in Brussels, Belgium at the European Parliament and one in Valencia, Spain for an employment organization. This is my third one, so I can easily call myself an expert.

Many trainees before me wrote about the professional aspect of this traineeship, so I will tell you a bit about life in Graz and what can you expect to find when you’ll move here.

Graz it’s not big, but not too small either. You have everything you need here, from nice shopping streets to bars, restaurants, delicious bakery products, impressive festivals, opera... Twenty minutes by tram from the city centre, you will find yourself in a quiet, relaxing place surrounded by hills and forest, with a running alley 2-3 km long. It’s also a bike-friendly city, so if you love cycling, you will like the city even more.

The dormitory in Mariatrost, the place where you will live if you choose to do so, it’s really nice. I heard it’s the best in town, but as I didn’t try the others, it can be only a rumour. You have your own room, which is small but cosy. It can be lonely sometimes, as people aren’t always open to speak in English (this happened in my unit), but you will have the other trainees in the same building with you. We used to meet in the TV room, on the 3rd floor (that’s the best one) and have a tea after work.

That’s it. I hope you will have a great time in Graz and if you have questions that I didn’t cover here, please don’t hesitate to contact me. I would be happy to hear from you.


 

Antonine Le Page
Web Trainee

Antonine Le Page

My name is Antonine Le Page and I come from France. After a Bachelor’s degree in Modern Languages I graduated with a Master’s degree in International Relations. 

The traineeship at the ECML was a great opportunity to combine my language skills with my academic knowledge and to work in a multilingual working environment. It was also a perfect context to write my master thesis which is about “the Europeanization of language education policies”.

 

 

 


 

Lenka Kernerová
Programme Trainee

Lenka Kernerová

My name is Lenka Kernerová and I come from the Czech Republic. I have Master´s degree in Applied Economics and French from the Palacký University in Olomouc. Within exchange programmes I had a chance to study at Charles de Gaulle University in Lille and later on I spent one year of my Master´s at the University of Granada in Spain. Apart of Czech, I am fluent in English, Spanish and French. I also manage to get by in German and Russian. 

I have always been attracted by multicultural environments having among many things worked for the International relations office at my university and last year for the Czech Centre in Paris. I have also used any free time for travelling and discovering new countries. 

The position of a Programme trainee at the ECML has turned out to be an incredible professional and human experience. I had the opportunity to work in a challenging area of project and event management while being a part of a truly plurilingual and multicultural team of amazing colleagues: learning how long-term international projects function and having first-hand contact with their participants while coordinating events. This experience was a great way of realizing and subsequently going beyond ones limits while constantly improving, learning and discovering new ways of communication and cooperation. I can be only grateful for these great six months with the kind and helpful ECML team in the beautiful city of Graz.


 

Adelina Rosca
Resource Centre Trainee

Adelina Rosca

My name is Adelina Rosca and I’m from Romania. I graduated with a Master’s degree in Transatlantic studies and a Bachelor’s degree in American studies. Two years ago I moved to Paris where I worked as a volunteer at the American Library, exam invigilator for the British Council and copy editor for a Swiss-French writer. 

The traineeship in the Documentation and Resource Center has been a great experience where I had the chance to work in a multilingual context, gain experience in the activities of the Council of Europe in the field of language education and enjoy the friendly and helpful work atmosphere. I am very grateful for having had the chance to be a part of the wonderful ECML team.

Ekaterina Mandova

Ekaterina Mandova
Website Trainee

My name is Ekaterina Mandova and I come from Plovdiv, Bulgaria. I have obtained a Bachelor degree in Indian studies. In Bulgaria I worked as an English tutor for four years. Afterwards, I carried out a European Volunteer Service in a community radio in Salzburg, Austria. As far as languages are concerned apart from English and Bulgarian, I speak German, Hindi and Urdu.

The Website traineeship brought me more than a professional experience. It was an amazing opportunity to work in a team of language experts and to get acquainted with an institution of the Council of Europe. It was also a rare chance to combine my language knowledge with my online editing and website developing interests.

Ellen van den Broek
Programme Trainee

Ellen van den Broek

My name is Ellen van den Broek and I come from Nijmegen, the Netherlands. I finished my Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Linguistics with a specialization in multilingualism and language education at Radboud University Nijmegen. I worked as a junior researcher in the field of bilingual primary education at Utrecht University and as part of my graduate programme I also studied and worked as a teaching assistant at Stockholm University, Sweden.

The Programme traineeship was a perfect opportunity for me to put my acquired skills into practice and to gain more insight in how language education policies and practices are brought together. My time at the ECML has been a great experience, on a professional as well as on a personal level, and working in a stimulating and multilingual working environment with such great colleagues truly made this an unforgettable experience. 

Gabrielė Gedvilaitė

 
Gabrielė Gedvilaitė
Website Trainee
 

My name is Gabrielė Gedvilaitė and I come from Šiauliai, Lithuania. I obtained a bachelor degree in Communication and Information with a specialization in journalism. Beside my mother tongue, I speak English and French and I have the basics of Russian and Spanish. 

This traineeship brought me more than I expected. It was a great opportunity to know more about the work of the European institution and the processes of language education development all over Europe. Working in the international environment, meeting people from all member countries and implementing foreign languages in my daily working routine was a very valuable experience. 

Moreover, I believe that the ECML is a place where you can feel free to share your own ideas and visions and also, implement your knowledge, skills and creativity in many ways (for example, trainees' project). What is more, I think that this traineeship is a great stepping stone for those who want to pursue their careers or studies abroad. Being a trainee at the ECML brought me more than professional skills. It was also a chance to live in an amazing city, explore the country, culture and people.

Adina Stan

 
Adina Stan
Ressource Centre Trainee
 

My name is Adina Stan and I come from Romania. I studied Portuguese, French and English and I have a Master’s degree in media communication. The traineeship in the Documentation, Resource and Communication Centre offered me the opportunity to work in a pleasant multicultural environment, to expand my horizons, and to improve my language skills. I had the unique chance to work with professionals in language education, to learn new things and to develop new skills.

I truly believe that a traineeship at the ECML is a great opportunity for every graduate. Besides the work itself, the traineeship has the main ingredients for an unforgettable experience: kind people to work with and a wonderful city to live in.

Ivana Simić

 
Ivana Simić
Programme Trainee
 

My name is Ivana Simić. I come from Šabac, Serbia and I finished my undergraduate studies in English language and literature at the University of Novi Sad. I am in the process of completing my Joint Master’s Degree in English and American Studies at the University of Graz, with specialization in general and applied linguistics. Currently, I am also working as a consultant for the CARAP / FREPA project, which is a direct continuation of my work as a Programme Trainee. The languages I speak are Serbian, English, German and Spanish, and I have dabbed into French and Chinese as well.

Being a Programme Trainee at the European Centre for Modern Languages proved to be an extremely valuable experience for me, both professionally and personally. This traineeship was a unique opportunity to step into the world of an international, multilingual institution the ECML is and learn how it functions day to day. It taught me how to deal with problems on the go, enabled me to hone my organizational and administrative skills and work on some of the ECML’s project at first hand. But most importantly, what made this experience the way it is was the chance to meet and work with professional, warm-hearted people eager to welcome you to their small community and teach you everything they know – and I would do all of it again anytime.

Chelsea Smith

 
Chelsea Smith
Website Trainee
 

My name is Chelsea Smith and I come from Calgary, Alberta Canada.  I am in the process of completing my Master of Science degree in International and Comparative Education from the University of Oxford.  My undergraduate work was in English literature and language as well as cultural studies.  I have worked in France, England, Cuba, Canada and the United States of America in the area of education.  More specifically, language education and policy have always been of particular interest to me.  The languages that I speak are English, French and Spanish and now here in Graz I will also try to learn German. 

I applied to the European Centre for Modern Languages to gain practical experience in the area of international language education.  I was very keen to learn more about international organizations as well as the role that they play in education on an international, national and local scale.  During my time here, I will be involved with the website of the ECML.  Right now is a particularly exciting time because the ECML are preparing for a new website launch as well at the European Day of Languages which takes place on 26th September each year. 

Although I have not yet completed my traineeship, I feel that this experience will provide an excellent grounding in the professional side of an international organization that focuses on language and education.  What’s more, it is an incredibly valuable experience to be a part of such an innovative, multicultural and plurilingual environment each day.  I feel that the trainee experience provides a very rich and practical insight into the work of an international organization on a global scale.

Elena Borisova

 
Elena Borisova
Administration Trainee
 

My name is Elena Borisova and I come from Shumen, Bulgaria. I received my BA degree in English and American Studies and my MA degree in Translation at the University of Sofia. I have studied English and German in Austria, Germany and Luxembourg. I have been a trainee at the Bulgarian Ministry of Education, Youth and Science, a Comenius Assistant and a Teaching Assistant at the University of Sofia.
My philological and teaching background as well as long-time keen personal interest in literary translation and LSP have served as a starting point for many of my extracurricular activities and convinced me in the absolute necessity of quality language education and international experience as part of the maturing process of young individuals.

As the Finance and Administration trainee at the ECML I get to do precisely what I personally feel most suited for - an administrative position rather than one situated at the implementation end of educational practices. Day-to-day duties involve data processing in WinDream and the ECML database. Prior to ECML events I provide assistance with financial documentation, and once the event has taken place, it is my responsibility to save and double-check the information sent out to Strasbourg.

Training at the ECML is most definitely a great opportunity to see plurilingualism actually happening: in the workplace, in the process of language policy-making, in the attitude of everyone partial to language education.

Anna Gazdik

 
Anna Gazdik
Programme Trainee 
 

My name is Anna Gazdik and I come from Budapest, Hungary. I studied English, French and linguistics in Budapest and I speak Russian and German as well. I have greatly profited from mobility and other opportunities in the European Union and beyond: I have studied, worked and lived in Paris, Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Hamburg, Vienna, and now I am the Programme Trainee at the ECML from July until December 2010. I have always been keen on language learning and teaching, and I am also interested in languages from a scientific-theoretical viewpoint: I am finishing my PhD in linguistics at the University of Paris 7.

The ECML itself is the perfect example of an organization that promotes language education in Europe: it provides a plurilingual and multicultural environment, where everyone can add their own part to the cultural diversity and be a valuable member of the team.

As the Programme Trainee I have a wide range of tasks to handle, from pre-event activities (document preparation, travel arrangements), and any kind of assistance during the event, till database updating and other post-event activities. Thanks to the traineeship I can gain insight into and get involved with the activities of an international organization, which not only improves my organization skills, but broadens my perspectives about language education and policy in Europe. 

Dimitrina Aleksandrova

 
Dimitrina Aleksandrova 
Ressource Centre Trainee
 

My name is Dimitrina Aleksandrova and I come from Bulgaria. I am a trainee in the Documentation, Resource and Communication Centre. I studied German philology at Sofia University and finished my Master degree in 2009.

Most recently, I worked at the Library of Goethe- Institut Bulgarien and at the Europe Direct Dobrich Information Relay (part of the Europe Direct Network).  

Having worked in the fields of library and information in my country, I also wanted to gain related experience in an international organization.  In my opinion, a traineeship at the ECML gives insight into the way a European institution works and also provides opportunities for the development of professional skills.

Tatjana Atanasoska

 
Tatjana Atanasoska
Fellow LACS and MARILLE 

My name is Tatjana Atanasoska and I am from Vienna, Austria.  After finishing school in Vienna, I first turned to Technical Physics, but decided after three years of studies that German as Foreign and Second Language fit my interests much better.  I also have developed a very keen interest in Applied Linguistics and didactics.

During my studies, I began researching multilingualism and bi- and multilingual children and how this works in the school system. Therefore, I wrote my master thesis about mother tongue education in Sweden.

I have been actively teaching since 1998, first in Austria, then in Jordan, Sweden, Poland and Bulgaria. It has been a great opportunity for me to be part of the ECML and work as a fellow for these two very interesting projects. You can find my full CV on the project pages, http://marille.ecml.at and http://lacs.ecml.at .

Jozef van der Voort

 
Jozef van der Voort
Resource Centre Trainee
 

My name is Jozef van der Voort and I come from England, where I studied English Literature at Durham University. From January to June 2011 I was the Documentation and Resource Centre trainee at the ECML. Prior to my traineeship I worked in a historical library in London, before moving to Austria for a year to do my European Voluntary Service. I also spent some time living and working in France before coming to Graz.

As the DRC trainee I worked on a wide variety of projects, including: editing the catalogue for the DRC's John Trim collection, updating the Centre's contact points website, and creating an online database collating information on the many editions of the European Language Portfolio published by member states of the Council of Europe. I also helped to organise numerous workshops and conferences over the course of my traineeship, which was a great opportunity to meet experts in the field of language education from across Europe. My colleagues at the ECML were all really welcoming and friendly, and it was hugely stimulating and enjoyable to work in such a multilingual environment. As a result I was able to greatly improve my language knowledge during my stay in Graz.

In short, the ECML traineeship is a great way to experience at first hand the workings of the Council of Europe and to gain an insight into the latest research in the field of language education. I recommend it highly to anyone.

Indira Džopa

 
Indira Džopa
Administration Trainee
 

My name is Indira Džopa and I come from Slovenia. I am a trainee in the Administration and Financial Department at the ECML. As a student of International Relations I am interested in the work of International organisations and institutions. However, accounting and figures have always been my secrete passion. Therefore I have applied for this position in order to get thoroughly acquainted with the issues ECML addresses and to improve my language as well as my organisational skills.

My work is to provide support to the Administration and Financial Department by assisting in the implementation of the WinDream programme, by classifying the financial documentation according to budgetary articles and by preparing documentation for meetings such as prepaid tickets and hotel reservation forms. Prior to workshops, network or expert meetings I prepare reimbursement forms and assist in registration once the meetings have started. In the post-meeting phase I process the financial documentation to be sent to the Council of Europe Financial Department. And also all trainees personally contribute to the smooth running of events.

I enjoy the international working environment we have here. And I believe ECML is doing an excellent job in promoting language education in Europe. Although my traineeship has not ended yet, I can say that I have gained a useful insight into the administrative work of an international institution.

Mair Bell

 
Mair Bell
Programme Trainee
 

My name is Mair Bell and I come from Wales.  I graduated from the University of Durham in July and a day later found myself here at the ECML in Graz.  I have a first class honours degree in Modern Languages, specifically French, Spanish, Russian, Croatian and Serbian.  I have also studied German, Czech and Irish and am bilingual in English and Welsh.  I have lived, studied and worked in France, Germany, Russia and the Czech Republic, and was keen to experience life in Austria and the work of a European organisation. 

A six-month traineeship at the ECML is the perfect way in which to get a real insight into the workings of the Council of Europe and to get thoroughly involved in the day-to-day activities of the Centre.  From project meetings to medium-term programmes, the traineeship covers the full range of activities.

As programme trainee I take on many different roles and am constantly juggling tasks; anything from welcoming international visitors to the centre to troubleshooting technical equipment.  My main and regular duties however, involve assisting with pre-event organisation, such as the preparation of documents and travel arrangements.  I am also in charge of the trainee team and event facilities during larger events.  Moreover, I provide assistance to the experts during their meetings and carry out various post-event activities, such as processing feedback and database updating.  Other tasks include editing, proofreading, translating and formatting documents and updating web material.  Amongst all this just about anything can crop up, so flexibility and a real hands-on, can-do attitude is necessary for this job.

Working for the ECML gives me the opportunity to experience plurilingualism and cultural diversity on a daily basis. I am glad to be a part of a great and inspiring team that provides an important work in language education. I have gained a valuable insight into the workflow of programme coordination and event organisation and profited from the challenges of working in an international body.

Silvia Onate

 
Silvia Onate
Website Trainee
 

My name is Silvia Onate and I come from Madrid, Spain. At present, I am the website trainee in the European Centre for Modern Languages. I have studied Journalism and I have always been interested in international environments. Besides that, I study Anthropology and I wanted to be involved in an organisation like the ECML which promotes education implementing languages in different societies.

Giving the fact that new technologies influence a lot the work of journalists I studied video and web design but I´m still on the way learning about Internet and different programmes. Therefore, I applied for the website traineeship because I found this opportunity great for the development of my professional skills practising with programmes such as Photoshop or Dreamweaver but also for a personal experience.

As the website trainee, in general my daily work consists in the updating and maintenance of websites and databases as well as assisting during the workshops, EDL, taking photos of participants or assisting users.

Working at the ECML has given me the opportunity of working in a multicultural team and I fulfilled all my wishes. As I believe that it is a good experience, I would recommend to graduates interested in languages, web and a period abroad to apply for the traineeship.

Ioanna Ydraiou

 
Ioanna Ydraiou
Resource Centre Trainee
 

My name is Ioanna Ydraiou and I come from Greece. I am a trainee in the Documentation, Resource and Communication Centre. As I graduated in a related field, I have been looking forward to gaining professional experience and knowledge in it.  Internships within European institutions provide young employees with great opportunities.

In particular, within the ECML, my area of work revolves around assisting in the day-to-day running of the Documentation, Resource and Communication Centre. My main tasks include user service and cataloguing of ECML’s publications. On an everyday basis I tackle a variety of tasks such as the production of statistics, reports and resource inventories. Furthermore, trainees are usually asked to assist with event preparation.

To sum up, working for the ECML has been a great experience. First of all, I have had the chance to gain working experience in a documentation centre. Secondly, during these six months, I got acquainted with the work done by the ECML and the way it addresses its goals and objectives.

Aleksandra Živković

 
Aleksandra Živković
Administration

 

My name is Aleksandra Živković and I come from Bosnia and Herzegovina. I have been interested in the work of ECML for quite some time and I applied for the administration trainee position to get an opportunity to gain a better understanding and a first-hand experience of its activities. I believe that it is a privilege to have an opportunity to be a part of the ECML’s international, professional team and their everyday activities.

As an administration trainee at the ECML I got a better insight into how international organizations work, I learned more about current language issues, trends and projects in Europe, as well as about the financial side of the story. Furthermore, as a trainee at the ECML you get a chance to meet experts from all around Europe and get involved in the process of organizing workshops and events. All in all, the traineeship at the ECML has been an extremely gratifying and rewarding experience, both professionally and personally.

Aleksandra Dedić

 
Aleksandra Dedić
Website Trainee
 

My name is Aleksandra Dedić and I am a website trainee from Serbia. I graduated in English language and literature and later in Fine Arts as well. Besides being translator, interpreter and ESL teacher, I am also an artist interested in modern technologies and the internet. Therefore, I applied for the website traineeship at the ECML because for me it was a rare opportunity to bring together my diverse interests, knowledge and skills and apply them in order to learn through work. 

I have always been interested in language policies, teaching and translating and I believe that the ECML is an international organization in which I can not only improve my professional skills but also gain new knowledge concerning implementation of language education policies and innovation in modern languages teaching and learning. Besides that, by working on the bilingual websites my linguistic and communication skills together with my IT knowledge are improving.  As the website trainee, I carry out the maintenance of the existing sites and also participate in creating new ECML sites, like for example this one, by using latest internet technologies. Assisting in the ongoing activities of the Centre, workshops and other events give me the chance to co-operate with others, meet professionals and experts as well as to personally contribute to ECML projects.  

I believe that this traineeship is an interesting and significant experience, important for me both professionally and personally as it represents an opportunity to develop my personal capacities by gaining new skills through performing various tasks. Therefore, as I believe that a traineeship at the ECML would be an interesting step in one’s individual growth, I would recommend that young graduates apply because the ECML and Graz itself have a lot to offer in terms of knowledge and personal development.

Kristina Georgieva


 
Kristina Georgieva
Resource Centre Trainee
 

I am Kristina Georgieva from Skopje. I have just graduated from the Faculty of Philology "Blaze Koneski" in Skopje (Department for Translation and Interpreting). In addition to my mother tongue I speak both German and English fluently. I also have a good command of Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian and basic knowledge of Greek and the French language.

With regard to my previous international experience, I studied for two semesters, on a scholarship, at Karl Franzens University in Graz (Austria). I have worked and am still working for different NGOs such as the Macedonian Club of UNESCO, UNICEF, the British Council, Conrad Adenauer Foundation etc., and I have the opportunity to participate in many international conferences, seminars and workshops.

I won a prize from the Council of Europe and had the chance to go to Strasbourg to see how the organisation functions. I always wanted to be part of an intergovernmental organisation and that is one of the reasons why I applied for the traineeship at the European Centre for Modern Languages.

I would also like to further develop my knowledge and my professional skills and at the same time do something that is connected to languages. This is an excellent opportunity for me to improve my language skills and to learn something new.

During my internship I had a chance to learn many new things like how a library is organised, and I became familiar with WebCAT,- the online catalogue of Council of Europe, the ECML cataloguing and classification system. I also learned how big international events are being organised etc.

I am mainly responsible for the inventory of the ECML library collection. The tasks include checking if the books have been stored in the right place on the shelves, if they are entered in WebCAT, and then to see if the classification  numbers are correct. I also welcome library users (mainly workshop participants, teachers and students). I assist them in the research process and try to indicate the appropriate books. I also provide help to others, when that is needed.

It is a pleasure working here with people from different cultures and countries. It is very nice feeling when you can hear someone is speaking English, then after five minutes French, then German, then Croatian, Serbian etc.

Vesna

Vesna Lusicky
Programme Trainee

My name is Vesna and I come from Slovenia but I’ve been living in Austria for several years. My educational and professional background ranges from translation and terminology studies to international business administration and business consulting. I have also gathered a substantial international experience outside Europe.

I have decided to apply for the position in the programme section because I am particularly interested in international organizations and I perceive the issues addressed by the Council of Europe and the ECML as valuable contributions to the society within the European context. Nevertheless, my decision to apply has also been triggered by the desire to improve my organizational skills in an international and multicultural setting.

My work in the programme section entails a wide range of responsibilities, mainly of organizational character. The ECML organizes expert and network meetings as well as workshops for participants from the ECML member states. I provide assistance with the pre-event organization, such as preparation of documents and travel arrangements. I am also in charge of the event facilities. Moreover, I provide assistance to the experts during their meetings and carry out various post-event activities, such as surveys and database updates. My other tasks include editing, proofreading and providing lay-out for documents, furthermore translating of shorter texts, homepage updating with nomination documents and dealing with various documentation issues. I especially enjoy the contact with experts and workshop participants.

Working for the ECML gives me the opportunity to experience plurilingualism and cultural diversity on a daily basis. I am glad to be a part of a great and inspiring team that provides an important work in language education. I have gained a valuable insight into the workflow of event organizing and profited from the challenges of work in an international body.

I like working in an international and multilingual environment and I strongly believe that I have contributed positively to the development of the ECML. Thank you very much for giving me the opportunity and trust to be part of ECML!