Game Localization Round Table

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Game Localization Round Table
Track: Preconference | P01 |
Special Registration Requirement, 同声传译 – Simultaneous Interpretation
Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 9:00am – 12:30pm 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 1:30pm – 5:00pm
Held in: San Francisco
Presenters:
Victor Bonhomme - Exequo 
Gunnar Hojem - Sony Interactive Entertainment 
Emil Lu - Blizzard Entertainment 
Elena Szeto - Tencent 
Yueting (Claire) Tan - Reality Squared Games 
Kah Hui Teo - Keywords Studios 
Emily Wei - Linguitronics Co., Ltd. 
Camille Xu - Linguitronics Co., Ltd. 
Jinjin Xu - Tencent 
Elvis Zhang - Blizzard Entertainment
Host: Li Tang

This full-day round table consists of several distinct sessions presented by experts in game localization and is open to clients (game developers and game publishers) and to qualifying vendors (game localization specialists). We aim to provide the best possible venue to enable a fruitful and balanced debate. To this end, we will do our best to maintain a balanced group of participants. The day will end with an open discussion based on information and questions from the day’s presentations. Space for this session is limited.

Please contact us to obtain the admission code necessary for registration.

Games Localization Round Table Agenda

Welcome and Introductions – Host: Li Tang – Keywords Studios

Find Gold in Wastes – Localization Post-mortem
Speakers: Emily Lu – Blizzard Entertainment, Elvis Zhang – Blizzard Entertainment

Virtual Reality’s Impact on the Localization Process
Speaker: Vincent Bonhomme – Exequo

Things You Need to Know about Game Localization in China
Speakers: Camille Xu – Linguitronics, Emily Wei – Linguitronics

Future of Game Localization in China: From Margin to Center
Speaker: Claire Tan – Reality Squared Games

Localizing the World of Uncharted
Speaker: Gunnar Hojem –Sony Interactive Entertainment

Cross-cultural Challenges in the Localization of Strike of Kings
Speakers: Elena Szeto – Tencent, Jinjin Xu – Tencent, Kah Hui Teo – Keywords Studios

Open Discussion of Topics Selected by the Participants