Empowered Voices: Women Shaping AI Localization

Track: Professional | P4 |
Thursday, June 6, 2024, 4:45pm – 5:30pm
Held in: Room 1&2
Sheila Castilho - Dublin City University 
Lucia Guerrero - Expedia Group 
Peng Wang - Localization Institute
Moderator: Olga Beregovaya

This Women in Localization driven panel discussion explores diverse aspects of women in AI, focusing on their pivotal roles in academia and the corporate technology sector. Delving into innovative research and implementation projects, women contribute significantly to advancing AI, bringing unique perspectives on diversity and equality. The discussion will spotlight how women can foster diversity in AI careers and reinvent traditional roles such as PMs, AMs, VMs, and localization managers. Participants will learn strategies to stay updated with the latest AI developments, empowering them to drive progress within their organizations. The session emphasizes the importance of advocating for ethical AI practices and introduces various global programs, including AI workshops by Women in Localization, offering valuable insights for career reinvention and learning opportunities.


  • How to help women redesign their “traditional” localization careers and master new AI skills to thrive in the new AI-powered world;
  • How women are helping to shape the AI future and bring the unique perspective;
  • Positive and negative impact of AI technology on the emotional well-being of the global workforce and best practices in mitigating it.