LocWorld35 Feedback Survey

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Please give us your feedback about LocWorld35 Silicon Valley. Three people will be chosen at random from the submitted evaluations to win a $100 gift card at their choice of online retailers. You must fill out this form and enter your name below by the end of the day on Nov. 20 to be eligible for the prizes.

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9:00am – 9:45am

Conversational UIs in the Enterprise | AL1 |
Presenter:
Karen Scipi - Oracle

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Translation Is Dead | CC1 |
Presenters:
Aldo Bermudez - Lookout 
Kåre Lindahl - Venga Global

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How Intrapreneurs Are Building an Enterprise Content Framework at NetApp | CM1 |
Presenter:
Anna Schlegel - NetApp

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Buy-side Colloquium: The New Technology Stack: What Matters and What Doesn't? | IN1 |
Presenters:
Arle Lommel - CSA Research 
Ben Sargent - CSA Research

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Modeling Continuous Localization | T1 |
Presenter:
Tarrence Egbert - Adobe Systems Inc.

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Managing the Linguistic Quality of Global Content | TS1 |
Presenters:
Klaus Fleischmann - Kaleidoscope GmbH 
Val Swisher - Content Rules, Inc.

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9:45am – 10:30am Break
10:30am – 12:00pm

The Future Begins Now | K1 |
Presenter:
Erica Orange - The Future Hunters

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12:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch – Hyatt Regency, Terra Courtyard (swimming pool area)
12:10pm – 12:50pm Shakti Naam Business Yoga – Grand Ballroom H
1:30pm – 2:15pm

Localizing Episode Titles for Netflix TV Shows: Creative and Technical Challenges | AL2 |
Presenters:
Katell Jentreau - Netflix 
Rachel Melo-Walther - Netflix

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Global by Design | CC2 |
Presenter:
Hanna Kanabiajeuskaja - Box

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A Strategy for Your Strategy: Four Cs to Guide Enterprise Content Strategy Development | CM2 |
Presenter:
Toni Mantych - ADP

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MicroTalks | IN2 |
Presenters:
Steve Chu - Treehouse Strategy 
Kimon Fountoukidis - Argos Multilingual 
Gaya Saghatelyan - Lionbridge

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Continuous Localization for CI/CD Process | T2 |
Presenters:
Adrian O'Sullivan - Veritas Technologies LLC 
Andrzej Poblocki - Veritas Technologies LLC

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MT Meets Asia: The Way of Machine Translation in Asian Languages | TS2 |
Presenters:
Riki Izawa - Kawamura International 
Koji Maeda - Kawamura International

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2:15pm – 2:45pm Break
2:45pm – 4:00pm

Serving Startups: Do Smaller Localization Budgets Need to Equal Less Attention? | CC3 |
Presenters:
Patrick McLoughlin - Eventbrite 
Silvia Oviedo - Pinterest 
Claire Tsai - Cloudflare

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The Making of the Book, "The Language of Localization": A Content Management Case Study and Panel Discussion | CM3 |
Presenters:
Diana Ballard - STAR Group 
Katherine (Kit) Brown-Hoekstra - Comgenesis, LLC 
Fabiano Cid - Ccaps Translation and Localization 
Lydia Clarke - Acclaro 
Richard Hamilton - XML Press 
Arle Lommel - CSA Research

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Process Innovation Challenge North America: Round 1 | IN3 |
Presenters:
Remy Blaettler - Supertext 
Konstantine Boukhvalov - Experis-ManpowerGroup 
Tomas Franc - Moravia 
Konstantin Savenkov - Intento, Inc. 
Christian Stanke - Applanga 
Asu Su - IBM

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Normalizing Quality Management — Two Use Cases with DQF | TS3 |
Presenters:
Wayne Bourland - Dell 
Dace Dzeguze - TAUS 
Daniel Sullivan - Tableau Software

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2:45pm – 3:30pm Shakti Naam Business Yoga – Grand Ballroom H
4:00pm – 4:30pm Break
4:30pm – 5:15pm

Globally Relevant Product Features and the Role of the Globalization Team at GoPro | AL4 |
Presenter:
Sonia Oliveira - GoPro

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Enabling Continuous Localization of WordPress Websites | CC4 |
Presenters:
David Čaněk - Memsource 
Max Troyer - Middlebury Institute of International Studies

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Optimizing Content in the Real World at Google | CM4 |
Presenters:
Jon Ann Lindsey - Google 
Val Swisher - Content Rules, Inc.

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The Augmented Translator | IN4 |
Presenter:
Arle Lommel - CSA Research

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Facilitate Continuous Deployment Using the cSmoke Tool | T4 |
Presenters:
Lilian Rossi - Autodesk 
Vikas Saxena - Autodesk

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Phrase-based vs. Neural MT: Which Helps Translators the Most? | TS4 |
Presenter:
Alessandro Cattelan - MateCat

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5:25pm – 6:00pm Shakti Naam Business Yoga – Grand Ballroom H
6:30pm – 9:30pm Dinner – sponsored by Moravia followed by after-dinner drinks sponsored by Jonckers
9:00am – 9:45am

Dell and EMC: Building a Global Content Operating Model Post-merger | AL5 |
Presenter:
Kathleen Glennon - Dell EMC

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Interoperability Based on Linport | C5 |
Presenters:
Mikel Forcada - Universitat d’Alacant 
Marc Mittag - MittagQI 
Andrzej Bogusław Zydroń - XTM International

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Secrets to Measuring Content Performance | CM5 |
Presenter:
Colleen Jones - Content Science

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Let’s Talk About Japanese Again | GB5 |
Presenters:
Yoko Chiba - Women in Localization 
Miyuki Mori - Women in Localization 
Mai Sawamura - Women in Localization 
Yukako Ueda - Women in Localization

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Translation and AI — Opportunities and Challenges of Neural Machine Translation | TS5 |
Presenters:
Ashish Thapliyal - Google 
Varden Wang - Google

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Unconference @ LocWorld | UN5 |
Presenter:
Session Participants

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

Supercharge Your Agile Translation Process with Technology, Data and Machine Learning: A Case Study in Continuous Delivery | AL6 |
Presenters:
Francesca di Marco - Pinterest 
Anca Greve - Slack 
Jack Welde - Smartling

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Endangered Languages and Technology | C6 |
Presenters:
Shay Boechler - First Peoples’ Cultural Council 
Jeff Edwards - Cherokee Nation 
Manuela Noske - Globalization and Localization Association (GALA)

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The Journey to Localized Interactive Guides and Measuring Their Effectiveness at BMC | CM6 |
Presenters:
Lelani Prévost - BMC Software, Inc. 
Gina Wadley - BMC Software, Inc.

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Unlock Global Growth: Localization Secrets from the Fastest Growing Apps in the World | GB6 |
Presenter:
Ronald Cummings-John - QAOps/Global App Testing

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Translation and AI — Google Perspective | S6 |
Presenter:
Apoorv Saxena - Google

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Evaluating our Roles in the Age of Extreme Automation | TS6 |
Presenters:
Janice Campbell - Adobe Systems Inc. 
Alfonso Carrillo - Cisco Systems, Inc. 
Sergio Pelino - PayPal

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Unconference @ LocWorld | UN6 |
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Session Participants

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

Localization and the C Suite | K2 |
Presenters:
Trevor Gunn - Medtronic 
Iris Orriss - Facebook 
Kathy Rokni - Netflix 
Alvin Yang - GoDaddy

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12:45pm – 2:15pm Lunch – Hyatt Regency, Terra Courtyard (swimming pool area)
12:55pm – 1:35pm Shakti Naam Business Yoga – Grand Ballroom H
2:15pm – 3:15pm

How to Not Offend the World | AL7 |
Presenters:
Michele Coady - Microsoft 
Karen Combe - PTC 
Mimi Hills - VMware

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Benchmarks in Language Services: Understanding the Role of Gender and Family in the Workplace | C7 |
Presenters:
Fabiano Cid - Ccaps Translation and Localization 
Arle Lommel - CSA Research 
Anna Schlegel - NetApp

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Self-driving Blogs: An Agile Approach | CM7 |
Presenters:
Elzbieta Petlicka - Venga Global 
Hillary Pierce - Advanced Systems Group

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Process Innovation Challenge North America: Round 2 | GB7 |

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Netflix Uses MQM Metrics | TS7 |
Presenter:
Sussu Laaksonen - Netflix

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Unconference @ LocWorld | UN7 |
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2:15pm – 3:00pm Shakti Naam Business Yoga – Grand Ballroom H
3:15pm – 3:45pm Break
3:45pm – 4:30pm

Localizing at the Speed of Code Change! | AL8 |
Presenters:
Raphael Racine - Autodesk 
Antonio Renna - Autodesk

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The Reluctant Translator — Why Translators Should Not Fear Smart Machines | C8 |
Presenters:
Paula Estrella - Moravia 
Spence Green - Lilt Inc. 
Jost Zetzsche - International Writers’ Group, LLC

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

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Leveraging Language Diversity to Escape the Consistency Nightmare | GB8 |
Presenters:
Amy Grace O’Brien - Adobe Systems Inc. 
Jean-Bernard Piot - Adobe Systems Inc.

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Why Standardized APIs Will Save Your Sanity (and Your Money) | TS8 |
Presenters:
Jim Compton - Moravia 
Klaus Fleischmann - Kaleidoscope GmbH 
Roza Huysainova - Logrus Global

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Unconference @ LocWorld | UN8 |
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Session Participants

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4:30pm – 4:45pm Break
4:45pm – 5:30pm Closing/Prize Drawing
4:45pm – 5:15pm Shakti Naam Business Yoga – Grand Ballroom H

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Overall:The conference as a whole (site, exhibits, sessions, food)

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Value:How do you rate the professional value of this conference?
Networking:How do you evaluate the networking with fellow attendees at LocWorld?
Information:How do you evaluate the information you were given before and during the conference?
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Shakti Naam Business YogaThe yoga sessions were:

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Least:What did you like least about this LocWorld event?
Most:What did you like most about this LocWorld event?
Reception:What did you like/not like about the opening reception?
Dinner:What did you like/not like about the dinner?

Future:

Topics:What additional topics would you like to hear discussed?
Keynote:Who are the people you would like to have as keynote speakers?
Other:What other ideas do you have? (sites, speakers, changes to the format, social events and so on)?