About
What if a tool like Google Translate could be used to help translate the Bible? There’s something even better: The Bible Translator’s Assistant is an innovative machine-assisted translation software that is accelerating translation work byup to over 40%.

David Duncan, the project lead, will share about this amazing tool and how you can use your IT or linguistics skills on a remote, cutting-edge team to make a global impact.

The Bible Translator’s Assistant is a collaborative project under the direction of Wycliffe Canada with many partners in the global Bible translation movement including Wycliffe USA.

Explore Wycliffe Live is a free, one-hour online event designed for you to hear from Wycliffe missionaries serving around the world. You’ll get to hear about a variety of topics ranging from Bible translation to internship opportunities to trauma healing and so much more! We hope you’ll join the conversation!

Can't attend it live? Register anyway, and we'll send you the recording after the event!
When
Tue, Jun 21, 2022 · 8:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (GMT -4:00)
Presenters
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David Duncan
TBTA project lead
This is David’s 25th year with Wycliffe. His first assignments were in Suriname and the Philippines providing IT and language software support. Later he served with OneBook (the Canadian version of the Seed Company) as IT manager and also as a project liaison with national translation partners. More recently David has been leading the development of a new cutting-edge computer assisted translation system called The Bible Translator’s Assistant.
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Mary Ellen Faust
MIssions Coach with Wycliffe Canada
Mary Ellen Faust has been passionate about missions since attending Urbana 1984. She served in Central Asia for 4 years as a single person and 4 years married with 2 kids, Caleb (19) and Abby (17). Her husband is presently part of a translation project in Central Asia from Canada while she recruits and coaches those curious about missions. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with people over coffee, hiking, cross-country skiing, and biking.