LocWorldWide45 Speakers

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Knowledgeable and experienced presenters, delivering highly valuable sessions.

Britta Aagaard

Chief Business Officer
Semantix

Belén Agulló García

Researcher & Education Specialist
EDUinLOC

Michal Antczak

Head of Localization Technology
PayPal

Andras Aponyi

NLP Research Analyst
TAUS

Tim Arata

Partner
Locale Solutions

Silvia Avary

Head of Localization
Rivian

Carmen Avilés Suarez

Localization Manager
Agilent Technologies, Inc.

Rahel Anne Bailie

Founding CEO & Primary Consultant
Content, Seriously

Juan Baquero

Director
Baquero Translations

Christiane Bark

Lead Localization Manager
Busuu

Micaela Belluzzo

Global Resource Manager
Keywords Studios

Olga Beregovaya

Vice President, Language Tools
Welocalize

Alex Bernet

Exhibits Manager
LocWorld

Carissa Bhardwaj

Director of Product Management
Language I/O

Melissa Biggs

Partner, Consultant
Locale Solutions

Alessandra Binazzi

Globalization Strategy Consultant
Alessandra Binazzi Consulting

Marie Blanke

Localization Engineer
kothes GmbH

Sylvia Borek

Head of Revenue, North America
Lilt

Kathleen Bostick

Senior Consultant
Argos Multilingual

Wayne Bourland

Director of Translation
Dell Technologies

Andrew Bredenkamp

CEO, CLEAR Tech
CLEAR Global

Richard Brewis

Business Partner Manager
SAP

Kathrin Bussmann

President & Chief Strategist
Verbaccino

David Čaněk

CEO
Memsource

Zhenhui Chao

Director, Product Localization
VMware

Alex Chernenko

CEO
TRANSLIT

Stephan Cocron

Localization Program Director
Salesforce.com

Anne-Marie Colliander Lind

CEO
Inkrea.se Consulting AB

Karen Combe

Consultant
Localization Institute

Craig Cornelius

Senior Software Engineer
Google

Rodrigo Cristina

Customer Experience Champion
t’works

Esther Curiel

Globalization Manager
Zoetis

Paul Davis

CEO
Davis Events Agency

Tabea De Wille

Lecturer
University of Limerick

Jorge Díaz-Cintas

Professor of Translation
University College London

Nora Díaz

Linguist & Trainer
CLP

Francesca Di Marco

Internationalization Lead
Pinterest

Yoko Drain

Senior Director, Product Globalization
Zendesk

Elena Dunne

Terminology Lead, Global Marketing
Rockwell Automation

Ugo Ellefsen

Lecturer
Concordia University

Bern Elliot

Research VP
Gartner

Rikkert Engels

CEO
Xillio LocHub

Amando Estela

CTO
Pangeanic

Carrie Fischer

Globalization Services Manager
Subway

Eulalia Franco

Director, Translation Services and External Content Factory
Cerner Corporation

Nazaret Fresno Cañada

Associate Professor
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Lupe Gervás Pabón

VP of Product Engagement and International
Univision Streaming

Daniel Goldschmidt

Collaborator
LocWorld

Anna Golubeva

Translation Responsible
Inter IKEA Systems B.V.

Alejandro González López

Freelance Audiovisual Translator
Mercateo Unite España

Jan Grodecki

Adjunct Professor
University of Washington

Kristin Gutierrez

Director of Account Management
United Language Group (ULG)

Lucio Gutierrez

Localization Engineering Leader
Workday

Karin Gut

Senior Event Consultant/Board Member/Partner
Compresso

Erica Haims

International Content Producer
Haims Consulting

Susie Hamlin

Senior Director Brand & Content Marketing
Citrix

Michèle Hansen

Translator & Editor
Global Health Language Services

Michael Harris

Lead Business Systems Developer, Localization
Slack

Madhuri Hegde

Cofounder & COO
Summa Linguae

Rachel Hegeman

Globalization Lead
Pitney Bowes

Melanie Heighway

Product Localization Team Lead
Atlassian

Ulrich Henes

Principal
LocWorld

Noreen Henry

Chief Revenue Officer
Sojern

Mimi Hills

Principal
Hillstra Associates

Jan Hinrichs

CEO
Beluga

Stella Hodkin Paris

Chief Language Services Officer
CLEAR Global / Translators without Borders

Jochen Hummel

CEO
ESTeam AB

Nour Hussein

Business Development Director
Tarjama

Marina Ilari

CEO
Terra Translations

Aki Ito

Director of International Operations
Crestec

Magdalena Jagucka

VP, Localization Operations
Deluxe

Rafał Jaworski

Linguistic AI Expert
XTM International

Judy Jenner

Owner
Twin Translations

Dimitra Kalantzi

Computational Linguist
lexiQA

Amir Kamran

Head of NLP
TAUS

Maria Kania

Board Member, Strategic Global Sponsorship
Translations.com

Tarja Karjalainen

Localization Program Manager
OURA

Ben Karl

Translator & Copywriter
BK Translation

Dominick Kelly

Technology & Sales Director
KantanAI

Maxim Khalilov

Head of Data Science
Glovo

Elliott King

Head of Content
Unmind

Georg Kirchner

Globalization Technology Manager
Dell Technologies

Michael Klinger

Managing Director
Language Transactions

Michalina Krogulecka

Team Lead, Vendor Relations Management
RWS

Ann Lawless

Vendor Manager
CQ fluency

Annette Lawlor

Founder
Lion People Global

Arle Lommel

Senior Analyst
CSA Research

Mathieu Lonchampt

Head of Service Digitalization for Travel Distribution
Amadeus

Zhenyu Luo

Globalization Manager
VMware

Jordi Macias

VP of Machine Translation and Tech Vertical
Lionbridge

Ellen Ma

Program Manager
VMware

Christos Makropoulos

Global IT Training & Language Service Lead
AstraZeneca

Carme Mangiron

Senior Lecturer
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Jay Marciano

Director of Machine Translation Outreach & Strategy
Lengoo

Teresa Marshall

Vice President, Globalization & Localization
Salesforce.com

Theophan Marube

Managing Director
Tamarind Language Services

Jakov Miličević

Senior Translator/Localization Project Manager
Verbosari

Binta Moustapha

Lead and Curator
University of the District of Columbia

Stevy Daic Ndjala Totolo

Conference Interpreter, Voiceover Trainer
Gemini Multimedia

Daniel Ni

Staff Engineer
VMware

Christoph Niedermair

Translator
Umlaut German Translation Services

Cynthia Obioha

Lead, International Product Growth, Middle East and Africa
Facebook

Vasco Pedro

CEO & Cofounder
Unbabel

Sabine Peng

Senior Localization Program Manager
VMware

Elliot Polak

Chief Consultant
Social Dividend Global

Shelly Priebe

Founder
i3 Coaching

Christian Redmann

Director, Product Localization
Siemens Digital Industries Software

Antoine Rey

SVP, Customer Development
Argos Multilingual

Jon Ritzdorf

Senior Manager, Global Content Infrastructure
Procore

Emeline Robert-Pottorff

Engineering Linguist
LinkedIn

Dave Ruane

Digital Content & Partnership Manager
XTM International

Belén Rubalcaba

Localization Manager
PTC

Martina Russo

Localization Specialist & CEO
Moving Words

Iti Sahai

Product Leader

Rujira Saithong

Vendor Relationship Manager
Beluga

Madalena Sánchez Zampaulo

Owner
Accessible Translation Solutions

Ben Sargent

Solutions Architect
Group-Q

Konstantin Savenkov

CEO & Cofounder
Intento

Martin Schneekloth

Globalization Manager
RippleWorx

Michael Schubert

Owner & Principal
Michael Schubert, German Translation Services

Scott Schwalbach

Global Program and Release Manager
Amazon Web Services

Loy Searle

Senior Director of Localization & Information Development
Workday

Alina Secară

Senior Scientist
University of Vienna

Rucha Sheth

Customer Success Manager
Nimdzi Insights

Hongmei Shi

Senior Localization Program Manager
VMware

Heather Shoemaker

Cofounder and CEO
Language I/O

Richard Sikes

Head of Business Services
memoQ

Giulia Silvestrini

Interpreting Solution Manager
Acolad

Nitish Singh

Professor of International Business
Saint Louis University

Cornelia Sittel

Director, Localization
Salesforce.com

Lyena Solomon

Director, Globalization
ServiceNow

Francesca Sorrentino

Conference Manager
Game Global

Johan Sporre

Engineering Manager
Ingka Group | IKEA Retail, Group Digital

Mitja Sternkopf

Senior Consultant
kothes GmbH

Jeannette Stewart

Founder/President
Translation Commons

Manuel Stöckl

Head of Sales, Switzerland
Acolad

Faiza Sultan

Senior Localization Quality Manager
Amazon Web Services

Peter Swaniker

Founder/CEO
MonitorQA

Val Swisher

CEO
Content Rules, Inc.

Agnieszka Szarkowska

Cofounder & Professor
AVT Masterclass

Aleš Tamchyna

Software Engineer, AI
Memsource

Giulia Tarditi

Head of Global Experience
Qualtrics

Kieron Taylor

Founder & CSO
Avocado 55 Limited

Lewis Taylor

VP of Customer Experience Services
Cisco

Tyler Tomaszewski

Associate Technology Producer
Wizards of the Coast

Tudor Toma

Cloud Solutions Architect
Tencent

Pascale Tremblay

Director of Localization
Gap Inc.

Vincent Truong Van Nga

Manager, Globalization Technical Program Management
VMware

Erik Vogt

VP Enterprise Solutions
Appen

Hartmut von Berg

Senior Director of Global Localization
GoTo

Peng Wang

Part-time Professor
EDUinLOC

Qiang Wan

Globalization QE Manager
VMware

John Weisgerber

Senior Solutions Architect
XTM International

Jordan Wille

Project Manager
Shopify

Ren Yi

Localization Project Coordinator
Acclaro

Yoshio Yoshikawa

Senior Machine Translation Specialist
Rozetta Corporation

John Yunker

President
Byte Level Research

Alex Zekakis

Director of Support Services
XTM International

Jost Zetzsche

Vice President
International Writers’ Group, LLC

Yu Zhang

Founder
WorkWaltz