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“Continuous Delivery”

LocWorld34 Barcelona : June 14-16, 2017

Registration Now Open

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Please be aware that we have had reports of attempted fraudulent calls regarding booking accommodations at the Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I. If you should receive such a call please disregard it and ONLY book using the contact details listed on this page.

View All Of LocWorld34 Barcelona’s Presenters

Tracks (click icon for an overview):

Advanced Localization Management
Content Management
Core Competencies
Inside Track
Keynote
TAUS
Technical
Room F Room H2 Room H1 Rooms B1-B2 Room H3 Room A
9:00 – 9:45

How Can We Manage a Continuous Terminology Process in a Corporate Environment? | AL1 |
Presenters:
Yahel Gal - Investing.com 
Alina Koldin - Tableau Software 
Daniel Sullivan - Tableau Software
Moderator: Klaus Fleischmann

Buy-side Colloquium: Localization Maturity Model 3.0 — Why Benchmarking Globalization Matters in a Continuous Delivery World | IN1 |
Special Registration Requirement, this is an extended session and will run until 10:30.
Presenter:
Rebecca Ray - CSA Research

MicroTalks | T1 |
Presenter:
Elaine Liang - IBM
Host: Gary Lefman

9:45 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 12:00 Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:15

Apertium: A Unique Open Source MT System for Related Languages | IN2 |
Presenters:
Mikel Forcada - Universitat d’Alacant 
Gema Ramírez Sánchez - Prompsit Language Engineering S.L.
Host: Peng Wang

14:15 – 14:45 Break
14:45 – 16:00

Process Innovation Challenge | AL3 |
Presenters:
Jose Juan Martinez - Prompsit Language Engineering S.L. 
Constantino de Miguel - Prime Multimedia SL
Moderator: Dave Ruane

Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions
16:00 – 16:30 Break
16:30 – 17:15

Player Expectations and Continuous Delivery | AL4 |
Presenters:
Michaela Bartelt - Electronic Arts 
Shane McCarthy - Electronic Arts 
Anneta Mitsopoulou - Electronic Arts
Host: Teresa Marshall

The Most Important Decision You'll Make | CC4 |
Presenters:
Teddy Bengtsson - RoundTable Studio 
Annette Lawlor - Lion People Global
Host: Jonathan Bowring

18:00 – 21:00 Dinner

Tracks (click icon for an overview):

Advanced Localization Management
Community
Content Management
Global Business
Keynote
TAUS
Unconference
Room F Room H2 Room H1 Rooms B1-B2 Room H3 Room A
9:00 – 9:45
9:45 – 10:15 Break
10:15 – 11:00

eCoLo Revival | C6A |
Presenter:
Pascaline Merten - Université Libre de Bruxelles
Moderator: Jeannette Stewart

How to Create an Agile Content Factory for Continuous Publishing | CM6 |
Presenters:
Charles Cooper - The Rockley Group Inc. 
Ann Rockley - The Rockley Group Inc.
Host: Scott Abel

Neural MT: Revolution or Evolution | TS6 |
Presenters:
Jean Senellart - SYSTRAN 
Lori Thicke - Lexcelera 
John Tinsley - Iconic Translation Machines Ltd.
Host: Jaap van der Meer

11:00 – 11:30 Break
11:30 – 12:45

Where Do I Go to Keep Up with the Ever-changing Localization Industry? | K2 |
Presenters:
Renato Beninatto - Globally Speaking Podcast 
Kathrin Bussmann - Verbaccino 
Robert Lane Greene - The Economist 
Donna Parrish - Localization World, Ltd. 
Rebecca Ray - CSA Research
Moderator: Michael Stevens

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12:45 – 14:15 Lunch (includes the final round of the Process Innovation Challenge – 13:45-14:15)
14:15 – 15:15

The Amazing World of Localization Organizations and How to Get Involved | C7 |
Presenters:
Maria Kania-Tasak - Women in Localization 
Amy Rose Mc Govern - Translators without Borders 
Jeannette Stewart - Translation Commons

15:15 – 15:45 Break
15:45 – 16:30

Forecast: Cloud(s)? | AL8 |
Presenter:
Kerstin Bier - SAP
Host: Donna Parrish

Implementation and Impact of Regional Portfolio Marketing | GB8 |
Presenters:
James Brooks - Boston Scientific 
Sabina Jasinska - Donnelley Language Solutions
Host: Tuyen Ho

The Cognitive Era and the Future of Content | CM8 |
Presenter:
Scott Abel - The Content Wrangler

16:30 – 16:45 Break
16:45 – 17:30 Closing/Prize Drawing
NOTE: Preconference registration and sessions will be held at the Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I

Tracks (click icon for an overview):

Preconference
Llevant A Mare Nostrum C Llevant B Ponent A Mare Nostrum A Mestral Comp Transmutanta Comp Mare Nostrum B Ponent B
9:00 – 12:30

Life Sciences Business Round Table | P01 |
Special Registration Requirement
Presenters:
Simon Andriesen - MediLingua 
Zana Boljkovac - Ciklopea 
Lorena Canduela - Welocalize Life Sciences 
Consol Casablanca - Welocalize Life Sciences 
Viktoria Danilina - Palex 
Ksenia Krapivina - Palex 
David Utrilla - U.S. Translation Company
Moderator: Clio Schils

Game Localization Round Table | P02 |
Special Registration Requirement
Presenter:
Miguel Sepulveda - King
Moderators: Michaela Bartelt,
Vanessa Wood

Hacking the Localization Thinking into Startups | P05 |
Presenters:
Daniel Goldschmidt - Localization World, Ltd. 
Gráinne Maycock - Sajan Inc. 
Oleksandr Pysaryuk - Achievers 
Angelika Zerfaß - zaac

Quality Management Using TAUS DQF | P07 |
Presenter:
Willem Stoeller - Localization Institute

Left open to allow attendance at concurrent sessions
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 17:00

Life Sciences Business Round Table | P01 |
Special Registration Requirement
Presenters:
Simon Andriesen - MediLingua 
Zana Boljkovac - Ciklopea 
Lorena Canduela - Welocalize Life Sciences 
Consol Casablanca - Welocalize Life Sciences 
Viktoria Danilina - Palex 
Ksenia Krapivina - Palex 
David Utrilla - U.S. Translation Company
Moderator: Clio Schils

Game Localization Round Table | P02 |
Special Registration Requirement
Presenter:
Miguel Sepulveda - King
Moderators: Michaela Bartelt,
Vanessa Wood

Hacking the Localization Thinking into Startups | P05 |
Presenters:
Daniel Goldschmidt - Localization World, Ltd. 
Gráinne Maycock - Sajan Inc. 
Oleksandr Pysaryuk - Achievers 
Angelika Zerfaß - zaac

Executive Round Table | P10 |
Presenters:
Anu Carnegie-Brown - Sandberg Translation Partners Ltd. 
Consol Casablanca - Welocalize Life Sciences 
Tuyen Ho - Welocalize

Attracting and Developing Talent: A LocWorld Initiative | P12 |
Special Registration Requirement
Presenter:
Peng Wang - University of Maryland

18:30 – 21:00 Opening Reception

Exhibitor registration is now open. Find out more here.

Across Systems GmbH

Aspena

Consoltec Inc

EuroLingo Ltd.

Globalese

Janus Worldwide

Kilgray-memoQ

Lionbridge

Localization Institute

MateCat

Memsource

Moravia

Mother Tongue Inc.

MultiLingual Computing, Inc.

Omniscien Technologies

Pactera

Plunet Inc.

Prevajalska agencija GORR, d.o.o.

SDL

SeproTec Multilingual Solutions

SmartCAT Platform Inc.

Smartling

TAUS

Tetras translations

Transpay

VideoLocalize Platform

Welocalize

Wiitrans Network, Ltd.

Wordbee

XTM International

Conference Venue:

Palau de Congressos de Catalunya Barcelona
Av. Diagonal, 661-671
08028 Barcelona

Conference Hotel:

Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I
Av. Diagonal, 661-671
08028 Barcelona
Phone: +34 933 64 40 40

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NOTE: Preconference registration and sessions will be held at the Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I

Special LocWorld Room Rate available for the dates of 12 – 16 June, 2017

Room rates:
Fairmont Queen/Twin (single), includes breakfast and service charge: €205, plus 10% VAT
Fairmont Queen/Twin (double), includes breakfast and service charge: €222, plus 10% VAT

Booking link for reservations: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/localizationworld2017

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We would recommend you make your guest room reservation as soon as possible. The special conference rates are only available for a limited time and are based on availability.

The Opening Reception

Come kick off the conference with a celebration!

Wednesday, 14 June
18:30 – 20:00

Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I, Barcelona
Av. Diagonal, 661-671 Barcelona Spain
Location: Piscina area (Swimming Pool area)

LocWorld Barcelona 34 attendees will mix, mingle, and recap the preconference day sessions while enjoying evening with drinks and canapés, and friendly conversation. Connect with industry leaders and colleagues alike at this special event open to all registered LocWorld Barcelona 34 conference attendees and exhibitors.

Open to all main conference attendees, your badge is your admission ticket. Remember to wear it! Are you just arriving that evening? The conference registration desk will be at the reception for you to pick up your badge and start networking.

Conference Dinner

Enjoy a relaxing evening with fellow attendees

Thursday, 15 June
18:00 – 21:00

  • 17:45 – 18:30 >> Transportation from the hotel to Can Travi Nou
  • 18:00 – 19:00 >> Welcome drink at the big summer dining room in the garden
  • 19:00 – 21:00 >> Dinner inside the farmhouse

Can Travi Nou
c/ Jorge Manrique s/n
(Parc de la Vall d’Hebrón)
08035 Barcelona (Horta)

Can Travi Nou is an authentic 17th century Catalan farmhouse and surrounding garden – a fairytale environment where guests can enjoy market-fresh cuisine presented with an innovative flare.

Open to all main conference attendees, your badge is your admission ticket. Remember to wear it!