WDLS-EU Intern Claudia Blaas is currently the assistant of the World Diversity Leadership Summit Europe. Ms. Blaas is also a consecutive and simultaneous Conference Interpreter having graduated with a Master’s degree in Conference Interpreting from the Advanced School of Modern Languages for Translators and Interpreters of the University of Trieste, Italy. Coming from a mixed cultural background and having lived in South Africa for 15 years, Claudia is trilingual in English, German and Italian. She has furthermore undertaken Afrikaans, French, Spanish and Slovak language training. Claudia has always had a strong passion for languages, dancing and unconventional travel.