St. Petersburg Interpreter Ekaterina Kon.

St. Petersburg Interpreter

Date of birth: 08.03.1995

Citizenship: Russian Federation

Location: Saint Petersburg, Russia



Finished lyceum №395 of Saint Petersburg (major subjects: physics and mathematics)


Took the course of English language at «Forward» language school in Saint Petersburg


Received a Bachelor’s degree in translation and interpretation at Russian State Teachers’ Training University (Herzen University),
target languages: English and Finnish.


  • Took the course of Finnish language and culture at Lieksa Christian Community College, Finland
  • Took the distance learning course of general technical literacy of linguists-translators at the «Unitech» training center
  • Took the 3rd place in the inter-university contest of literary translation from Finnish and Scandinavian languages,
    organized by the Department of Finnish and Scandinavian languages of Herzen University

Professional Experience


Interpreted representatives of the Hague University of Applied Sciences at the 24th International Education Fair at Corinthia hotel, Saint Petersburg


  • Translated a film script from English into Russian for the International Film Festival of Marine and Adventure Films «The Sea is calling!»
  • Cooperated with the Committee for Tourism of Saint Petersburg – worked in city mobile tourist information service «Service of Angels»
  • Interpreted representative of the Johns Hopkins University at the 28th International Education Fair at Corinthia hotel, Saint Petersburg


  • Cooperated with IClass Education Group – interpreted University of East Anglia representative at the fair of British education («IClass UK Fair») at
    Radisson Royal hotel, Saint Petersburg
  • Interpreted during the events of the Russian-Finnish seminar «Substance abuse among youth: treatment and prevention in Russia and Finland»,
    held on the territory of Herzen University
  • Interpreted the guide of Herzen university history museum during the excursions for foreign guests
  • Cooperated with «ANS-Translate» translation agency (Moscow) – participated in a project on translating legal documents as a freelance translator

Additional Information


Volunteered at the «Sport, People and Health» international congress, held in Park Inn Pribaltiyskaya hotel, Saint Petersburg


Volunteered at the XI Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi (venue: Paralympic Family Hotel)


  • Worked at the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum as a temporary staff member
  • Volunteered at the Eurasian Women’s Forum in the Tauride Palace (Saint Petersburg) as a delegation attache

Personal Qualities

  • Desire for self-learning and self-improvement
  • Fast learning capability
  • Ability to handle stress
  • Optimism

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