“Engaging Global Customers”

LocWorld30, Tokyo : April 13-15, 2016

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English <<  >> Japanese Simultaneous Interpretation available for highlighted sessions. Provided by TOIN Corporation.


Tracks (click icon for an overview):

Preconference
Tama Mitake Tsukui
9:00am – 12:30pm

Life Sciences Business Round Table | P01 |
Special Registration Requirement
Presenters:
Takeyoshi Nakayama - Human Science Co., Ltd. 
Clio Schils - Sajan Inc. 
Saroj Vohra - IBM 
Carl Yao - CSOFT International, Ltd.
Moderator: Clio Schils

Game Localization Round Table | P02 |
Special Registration Requirement
Presenters:
Víctor Alonso Lion - Pink Noise 
Leonie Aoki - Wooga GmbH 
Wojciech Baran - Wooga GmbH 
Miguel Corti - CAPCOM CO., LTD. 
Nicolas Fournel - Tsugi GK 
Alejandro Gutiérrez Lizardi - Pink Noise 
Kei Iwamoto - Ubisoft 
Anthony Teixeira - Yoshino Trad 
Carl Yao - CSOFT International, Ltd.
Moderator: Fabio Minazzi

Introduction to Localization | P03 |
Presenters:
Daniel Goldschmidt - Microsoft 
Richard Sikes - Content Rules, Inc. 
Angelika Zerfaß - zaac

12:30pm – 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm – 5:00pm

Growth Strategies Round Table | P06 |
This session will start at 1:00pm and end at 4:30pm.
Presenters:
Madhuri Hegde - Mayflower Language Services 
Michael Sank - TransPerfect
Moderator: Tuyen Ho

Game Localization Round Table | P02 |
Special Registration Requirement
Presenters:
Víctor Alonso Lion - Pink Noise 
Leonie Aoki - Wooga GmbH 
Wojciech Baran - Wooga GmbH 
Miguel Corti - CAPCOM CO., LTD. 
Nicolas Fournel - Tsugi GK 
Alejandro Gutiérrez Lizardi - Pink Noise 
Kei Iwamoto - Ubisoft 
Anthony Teixeira - Yoshino Trad 
Carl Yao - CSOFT International, Ltd.
Moderator: Fabio Minazzi

Localization Sales and Marketing Round Table | P04 |
Presenters:
Renato Beninatto - Moravia 
Anne-Marie Colliander Lind - Inkrea.se Consulting AB 
Aki Ito - TOIN Corporation


Note: Preconference room allocation may be adjusted, based on session bookings.

Tracks (click icon for an overview):

Advanced Localization Management
Global Business
Keynote
Localization for Asia
Moonlight Fuji Orion
9:00am – 9:45am

Winning Global Market Opportunities — Data-driven Localization Strategy | AL1 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenter:
Jenny Kang - Veritas Technologies LLC
Host: Donna Parrish

When in Rome — or in This Case Tokyo — How “Localized” Translation Can Help Stamp “Made in Japan” on Your Imported Products | LA1 |
Presenter:
Tamaki Asada - nlg GmbH
Host: Anne-Marie Colliander Lind

Localizing for Customers and Beyond | GB1 |
Presenter:
Teresa Marshall - Salesforce
Host: Nathan Salzman

9:45am – 10:15am Break
10:15am – 11:00am

Journey from Project Manager to Program Manager | AL2 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenter:
Yoshimi Shimaki - Autodesk
Host: Teresa Marshall

International Product at Wix.com | LA2 |
Presenters:
Asaf Fox - Wix.com 
Itai Sagiv - Wix.com
Host: Michael Sank

The Undiscovered Power of Mobile Apps — Learn Why Your App May Be More Important than Your Website to Reach Global Audiences | GB2 |
Presenter:
Aoife McIlraith - Lionbridge Technologies, Inc.
Host: Ulrich Henes

11:00am – 11:30am Break
11:30am – 12:45pm

Bridging Cultural Differences with the Hybrid Approach | K1 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenter:
Rochelle Kopp - Japan Intercultural Consulting

Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions
12:45pm – 2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm – 2:45pm

Tailoring Your Product to Succeed in Japan | AL3 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenters:
Lupe Gervás Pabón - Netflix 
Megumi Kato - VMware 
Kaoru Kobayashi - Salesforce 
Allison McDougall - Lionbridge Technologies, Inc.
Moderator: Miki Inagaki

The DITA Translation Management Challenge in Japan | LA3 |
Presenter:
Tetsuya Sekine - InfoParse, Inc.
Host: Angelika Zerfaß

Behavioral Design for Everyone, Everywhere | GB3 |
Presenter:
Chi-Wei Chang - Opower
Host: Tuyen Ho

2:45pm – 3:15pm Break
3:15pm – 4:00pm

Fuji Xerox — Terminology Management Implementation | AL4 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenters:
Ioannis Iakovidis - Interverbum Technology 
Kenji Yamazaki - Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd
Host: Naoko Desireé Maeda

West Meets East — Innovations by Asian Internet Companies | LA4 |
Presenter:
Don Shin - 1-StopAsia
Host: Donna Parrish

The Language Secret — Partnering between Consumers, PE Vendors and MT Vendors | GB4 |
Presenters:
Sung Cho - E4NET 
Jan Hajic - Charles University in Prague 
Kazumi Inagaki - IBM Japan, Ltd. 
Clio Schils - Sajan Inc.
Moderator: Saroj Vohra

4:00pm – 4:30pm Break
4:30pm – 5:15pm

Shift-left Approach in Software Localization | AL5 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenter:
Pei-yi Lin - IBM
Host: Ulrich Henes

The Challenges of Global Recruiting in the Localization Industry | LA5 |
Presenters:
Costanza Marinelli - Larsen Globalization Ltd 
Takao Tanaka - Moravia
Host: Katie Botkin

Innovate Your Localization Testing | GB5 |
Presenter:
Ai-Yan Lei - Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Host: Richard Sikes


Tracks (click icon for an overview):

Advanced Localization Management
Keynote
Technology
Unconference
Moonlight Fuji Orion
9:00am – 10:15am

The Growing Importance of Emerging Markets | K2 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenters:
Mika Karashima - Google 
Allison McDougall - Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. 
Motoki Mori - NEC Corporation 
Mark Shriner - Welocalize
Moderator: Ulrich Henes

Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions
10:15am – 10:45am Break
10:45am – 11:30am

Pivoting Toward Direct Translations of CCJK | AL6 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenters:
Renato Beninatto - Moravia 
Christophe Gonne - Reality Squared Games
Host: Katie Botkin

Surfing the Chaos of Linguistic Noise | TC6 |
Presenters:
Marta Bartnicka - IBM 
Xu Zhou - IBM
Moderator: Saroj Vohra

Unconference @ LocWorld | UN6 |
Presenter:
Session Participants
Moderator: Teresa Marshall

11:30am – 12:00pm Break
12:00pm – 12:45pm

Visualizing a Million Moving Parts | AL7 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenter:
Barbara Burbach - NetApp
Moderator: Aki Ito

XML in Translation | TC7 |
Presenter:
Angelika Zerfaß - zaac
Host: Richard Sikes

Unconference @ LocWorld | UN7 |
Presenter:
Session Participants
Moderator: Teresa Marshall

12:45pm – 2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm – 2:45pm

Words Count | AL8 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenter:
Kara Warburton - Termologic
Host: Katie Botkin

Technology For The Crowd in The Cloud | TC8 |
Presenters:
David Čaněk - Memsource 
Matthew Romaine - Gengo, Inc.
Host: Donna Parrish

Unconference @ LocWorld | UN8 |
Presenter:
Session Participants
Moderator: Teresa Marshall

2:45pm – 3:15pm Break
3:15pm – 4:00pm

Localizing Global Websites During Corporate Change | AL9 |
同時通訳 - Simultaneous Interpretation
Presenters:
Kathryn Hendricksen - Hewlett Packard Enterprise 
Akihiko Suzuki - Hewlett-Packard Japan, Ltd.
Host: Allison McDougall

MicroTalks | TC9 |
Presenters:
Jun Koike - Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. 
Pei-yi Lin - IBM 
Saroj Vohra - IBM 
Frederik Vollert - PhraseApp
Host: Anne-Marie Colliander Lind

Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions
4:00pm – 4:15pm Break
4:15pm – 5:00pm Closing/Prize Drawing

Exhibitor registrations will open Tuesday, February 2, 2016. Sign up for email updates above to receive a notification when they do.
  • Interverbum Technology

  • SEATONGUE

  • Moravia

  • Plunet Inc.

  • Lionbridge Technologies, Inc.

  • SDL Japan

  • Welocalize

  • SpeeQual

  • XTM International

  • TOIN Corporation

  • Globalese

  • MateCat

  • Memsource

  • Pink Noise

  • nlg GmbH

  • Kilgray-memoQ

  • Bahasa Bagoes Translation Services

  • Linguitronics Co., Ltd.

  • Urban Translation Services

The opening reception, conference dinner and any other events will be added here once details are confirmed. Sign up for email updates above to be kept up to date.

LocWorld30 Opening Reception

Join Us At The Opening Reception

Wednesday, April 13, 2016. 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Takao Room, Level 42F, Keio Plaza Hotel
2-2-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo

Conference badges are required for admission.
Don’t have time to pick up your badge before the reception? Don’t worry, we’ll have it available for you at the reception entrance.

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LocWorld30 Conference Dinner

Moravia Welcomes You to Dinner at Hokkaido

Thursday, April 14, 2016. 6:00-9:00 pm
Cocktails at 6:00 pm – Dinner at 7:00 pm

Hokkaido (at Shinjuku I-Land Tower)
44F Shinjuku I-Land Tower, 6-5-1 Nishi-Shinjuku Shinjuku Tokyo
+81-3-5323-2190

 

北海道
(新宿アイランドタワー店)
東京都新宿区西新宿6-5-1  新宿アイランドタワー 44F
03-5323-2190

 

Valid conference badges are required for admission. 
Dinner is included in all main conference registrations.
Cocktails begin at 6:00 pm, with dinner at 7:00 pm. Hokkaido is within walking distance of the conference venue. Directional assistance will be provided.

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Keio Plaza Hotel

京王プラザホテル

〒160-8330 東京都新宿区西新宿2-2-1

Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo

2-2-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku,
Tokyo 160-8330, JAPAN

Find out how to get there.

Learn more on their website.

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The Keio Plaza Hotel is now FULLY BOOKED, and is no longer taking reservations over the conference period.

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