Careers in Localization

Track: EDUinLOC | EDU11 |
Acknowledgement: Jost Zetzsche - Independent English-German Translator, Localization Consultant, and Writer
Thursday, October 21, 2021, 1:30pm – 2:15pm
Held in: Jujama
Stephan Cocron - 
Marina Ilari - Terra Translations 
Annette Lawlor - Lion People Global
Moderator: Aki Ito

One of the primary reasons we seek higher education is to increase our chances to have an ideal career with better pay. Three panelists will discuss how to develop a career in localization and what roles education and training play.

Takeaways: Attendees will hear different views on careers in localization from a recruiter, client-side director, educator, freelance translator, and language service provider; learn specific tips to prepare themselves for a better career path; and get suggestions for educational institutes and business entities.