LocWorldWide46 Speakers

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Knowledgeable and experienced presenters, delivering highly valuable sessions.

Abake Adenle

Founder
ajala

Belén Agulló García

Researcher & Education Specialist
EDUinLOC

Yinka Ajibola

Graduate Researcher
African Languages Lab

Usman Ali Monguno

Language Services Project Officer
CLEAR Global / Translators without Borders

André Désiré Amougou Zeh

Head of Translation Unit
Ministry of Public Works

Debbie Anderson

Project Lead - Script Encoding Initiative & Researcher - Department of Linguistics
UC Berkley

Aimee Ansari

CEO
CLEAR Global

Tawanda Nhire Nelson Antonio

Founder & Director
TransLab International

Abel Aregawi

Project Manager
Lesan

Anuoluwapo Aremu

NLP Researcher
Masakhane

Rodrigue Bashizi

CLEAR Global / Translators without Borders

Ouafa Benterki

CEO & Founder
MTY Intelligent Software

Melissa Biggs

Partner, Consultant
Locale Solutions

Fasil Bogale

Amharic Language Associate
CLEAR Global / Translators without Borders

Ralph Bonaduce

President, Business Process Outsourcing Services Division
Akorbi

Johan Botha

Director
Folio Online

Tim Brookes

Executive Director
Endangered Alphabets

Hermann Camara

Consultant Terminologist
African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights

Janice Campbell

Senior Program Manager
Adobe

Allen Che

Senior Program Manager
VMware

Stephan Cocron

Localization Program Director
Salesforce.com

Tenkeu Daline

Translator-Interpreter

Luca De Biase

Director
Imminent, Translated’s Research Center

Soren Eberhardt

Global Site Manager
Microsoft

Frédérique Froment-Kelleghan

Transforming Talent, Senior Manager
Welocalize

Habiba Garba

Translator
CLEAR Global / Translators without Borders

Ágnes Gazsó

Automation Consultant

Chris Genteel

Director of Supplier Diversity & Sustainability
Google

Salvo Giammarresi

Head of Localization
Airbnb

Daniel Goldschmidt

Collaborator
LocWorld

Jan Grodecki

Adjunct Professor
University of Washington

Kalebu Gwalugano

Software Engineer/Machine Learning Engineer
Neurotech

Linda Stéphanie Prisca Hien

Cofounder and CEO
Centre de Langues, Éducation et Services

Sarah Hickey

VP of Research
Nimdzi Insights

Mimi Hills

Principal
Hillstra Associates

Jan Hinrichs

CEO
Beluga

Mohomodou Houssouba

Project Lead
Songhay.org

Sheriff Issaka

Undergraduate Researcher
African Languages Lab

Ricky Kalu

Managing Director
Kalu Media

Abigail Kazembe

Localization Manager
Kalu Media

Arturs Krastiņš

Department Head of Terminology and Legal Translation
State Language Centre of Latvia

Arle Lommel

Senior Analyst
CSA Research

Mulumba Lwatula

Deputy Head of Investments
Industrial Development Corporation

Ahmed Maawy

Technical Recruiter
X-Team

Theophan Marube

Managing Director
Tamarind Language Services

Claudia Mirza

CEO
Akorbi

Baratang Miya

Chief Executive Officer
Girlhype

Maria Gabriela Morales

Director
Rosario Traducciones y Servicios S.A.

Susan Morgan

Global Account Director
Lionbridge

Binta Moustapha

Lead and Curator
University of the District of Columbia

Norbert Mporoto

Junior Linguistic Associate
Digital Divide Data

Sylvia Mukasa

Founder and CEO
GlobalX Investments Ltd/Innovation Labs

Mpara Faith Muwar

Cofounder
New Generation Technologies

Ady Namaran Coulibaly

Operations Manager
Bolingo Communications and Media Consult Ltd

Filip Němec

Customer Success Manager
Memsource

Ugorji Nnanna

Director
Babelos, Ltd.

Manuela Noske

Community Manager
CLEAR Global

Vuyokazi Ntliziywana

Translator & Language Manager
GoTransparent

Judith Obonyo

Content Services Director
Digital Divide Data

Perez Ogayo

Master's Student
Carnegie Mellon University

Alp Öktem

Computational Linguist
CLEAR Global / Translators without Borders

Nicoli Potgieter

Business Development Manager
Nimdzi Insights

Tochi Precious

Founder
Smarter Language Hub

Jaime Punishill

Director, Procurement Responsibility
Lionbridge

Jessica Rathke

Principal
FluentSales

Andraz Repar

Researcher
Jozef Stefan institute

Steve Richardson

President
Association for Machine Translation in the Americas

Vera Richards

Vice President of Localization
Akorbi

Jon Ritzdorf

Senior Manager, Global Content Infrastructure
Procore

Gabriele Sauberer

Director
TermNet

Scott Schwalbach

Global Program and Release Manager
Amazon Web Services

Lucie Séguin

Chief Executive Officer
Government of Canada, Translation Bureau

Kathleen Siminyu

Machine Learning Fellow
Mozilla Foundation

Abubaker Sulaiman

Studio Manager
CLEAR Global / Translators without Borders

Sharon Tabraham

Director
ST Communications

John Tinsley

Machine Translation Expert

Luc van Kemenade

Localization Specialist
Kemenade Language Services

Kirti Vashee

Language Technology Evangelist
Translated

Artūrs Vasiļevskis

Head of Language Technology Solutions
Tilde

Andrejs Vasiļjevs

Executive Chairman
Tilde

Erji Wang

Senior Localization Program Manager
VMware

Peng Wang

Part-time Professor
EDUinLOC

Paul Warambo

Swahili Language Lead
CLEAR Global / Translators without Borders

David Wishon

VP of Talent Acquisition
Lionbridge

Ami Christelle Zami

Translator/Interpreter, Educational Consultant & Language Facilitator
Bolingo Communications and Media Consult Ltd