Jaap van der Meer was the founder and CEO of some of the largest global translation and localization service companies in the 1980s and 1990s. In 2005 he founded the Translation Automation User Society (TAUS). TAUS is an innovation think tank and platform for industry-shared services for the global translation and localization sector. Many of the largest IT companies, government translation bodies and their suppliers of translation and localization services and technologies are members of TAUS. TAUS offers a platform for translation quality evaluation and benchmarking and a platform for pooling and sharing of translation memory data. Jaap has written many articles over the years about the translation industry.
Upcoming Sessions for Jaap van der Meer
- Is Now the Time to Deploy Machine Translation? - LocWorld37 – Warsaw 2018
- Why Data Is Like a Fortune Teller - LocWorld37 – Warsaw 2018
- Translation Quality Evaluation with DQF and the TAUS Quality Dashboard - LocWorld37 – Warsaw 2018