The Department of Translation, at Cihan University-Erbil, organized a one-day workshop as the department’s annual scientific event for Thursday (Apr. 15th, 2021) in Cihan Academy, CU campus. It mainly focused on the challenges and potentials of transnational communication across languages and cultures. Here, the department`s staff shared their knowledge and experience with attendees to illuminate the advantages of translation in cross-cultural communication, and to detect the possible obstacles in this regard. The workshop also had a guest speaker, Prof. Dr. Moheiddin A. Homeidi from Lunds University (Sweden), who offered his presentation online.