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Women in Localization The Netherlands – Kick-off event | June 28 | Amsterdam

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DATE AND TIME Wed, June 28, 2017 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM CEST LOCATION SkyLounge Amsterdam – DoubleTree by Hilton (near Central Station) 4 Oosterdoksstraat 1011 DK Amsterdam Netherlands DESCRIPTION Join us at our first Women in Localization event in Amsterdam! Get together with other colleagues from the localization industry to: * Introduce you to what “Women in Localization” aims for * Get to know each other and share ideas about how to make this group exciting and succesful * Have fun! Program 7:00 pm – Welcome drinks 7:15 pm – Short introduction on Women in Localization & intro on […]

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Women in Localization and LocWorld Solidify Strategic Partnership to Elevate Localization Industry Awareness

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Women in Localization (W.L.) and LocWorld announced today a joint partnership that brings together the depth of expertise in the Women in Localization membership base with the important insights LocWorld delivers to the localization industry. As part of this collaboration, the LocWorld conference management team encourages attendees of the upcoming LocWorld34 conference to visit the Women in Localization booth in Barcelona to learn more about the organization and upcoming networking events taking place in their 11 chapters around the world. This represents tremendous value for Women in Localization members, including the ability to enhance their career networks. With access to the […]

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WL KR: The Second Seminar of 2017 | June 29

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WL KR is now getting ready for the very second seminar of 2017! Join us on a discussion about Technical Writing presented by Insil Lee, Technical Writing Team Manager at LINE. Insil Lee has been working in a number of renowned Korean IT companies over 18 years, specializing in technical writing and now leading a technical writing team at LINE Plus. She also wrote a book about technical writing, “서비스 글쓰기의 모든 것 (All about technical writing)”, with her team when she was working at NAVER. Time: 7:30pm~9:30pm Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017 Location: Line Plus Corp. (http://naver.me/xi0QVnQb) Registration Form: […]

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Welcome to the LinkedIn Group of our Korean Chapter

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Women in Localization Korea is a chapter of Women in Localization, for members in Korea. WL offers a strong platform for women to develop their careers in localization – an open, collaborative forum where women can network, share expertise and experience, and help each other move forward in their careers. See what our Manager of the Korean Chapter of WL, MoonJu, said about her localization experience: Global Sound Bites Please join our Korean LinkedIn Group.

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Women in Localization Continues Global Expansion

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Women in Localization (W.L.), the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry, is delighted to announce the launch of a new chapter in the Netherlands and the expansion of the German chapter. With this, W.L. expands its global presence to eleven global chapters. With the launch of the new W.L. chapter in the Netherlands, Women in Localization welcomes Stefania Russo as Chapter Manager. Stefania is Global Content Manager at TNT in The Netherlands, and will start forming the new Chapter effective immediately. In addition, we are thrilled to announce the expansion […]

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Women in Localization Germany – Kick-Off Event in Berlin | June 6

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Register here hub:raum | Deutsche Telekom AG Winterfeldtstraße 21 10781 Berlin Germany Tuesday, June 6, 2017 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (CEST) Women in Localization Germany is getting started in Berlin! Please come along for an exciting evening with colleagues from the localization industry and get to know each other in a relaxed atmosphere. At our first get-together, we want to: * share with you what ‘Women in Localization’ is and intends * exchange first ideas with you how to bring this alive in Germany Program 7:00 PM  – Welcome drinks and nibbles 7:15 PM  – Short introduction of […]

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Women in Localization PNW – Unconference | June 08 | Seattle, WA, US

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Register here DESCRIPTION Women in Localization PNW will host an Unconference on June 8 at 6:30PM in the Commons of the Folio library in downtown Seattle http://www.folioseattle.org/. For an Unconference, participants typically set the agenda. Participants present their ideas and the group then votes on which topic to discuss. Depending on group size we may settle on more than one topic for the evening, so come with your questions, ideas, and desire to connect deeply with your peers in the industry. The event will be moderated by Laura Brandon, Executive Director at Globalization and Localization Association (GALA). For logistical reasons […]

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Understanding the client sides | May 26 | Shanghai, China

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26 May 2017 7pm for 7:30pm, closing up around 9:30pm Kelly Du from Nike,  Shanghai, WL China Assistant Manager Lilian Rossi from Autodesk, Singapore, WL APAC chapter manager Host: Jie Li from Alpha CRC & Morgan Gallup Zhu from Moravia Topic: Understanding the client sides Kelly and Lilian will prepare some case studies, mainly regarding localization needs and issues, participants will be divided into 4-5 groups, studying the cases and discussing for solutions. The event is designed for active thinking, using our industrial knowledge for problem solving and well understanding the client’s needs. We welcome participants from both the client […]

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We are participating at Loc World in Barcelona | June 16

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The Amazing World of Localization Organizations and How to Get Involved Track: Community | C7 | Friday, June 16, 2017, 2:15pm – 3:15pm Held in: Room H2 Presenters: Maria Kania-Tasak – Women in Localization Amy Rose Mc Govern – Translators without Borders Jeannette Stewart – Translation Commons Are you passionate about the localization industry and interested in engaging with other localization specialists? Would you like to mentor others? Share your know-how? Or simply give back to the localization community? In this session you will learn how to get involved and get inspired by lending your time to various interesting localization […]

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Translation Technology Landscape | May 17 | TripAdvisor HQ, MA, US

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You’re invited: Translation Technology Landscape – An event sponsored by the Northeast Chapter of Women in Localization Women in Localization Northeast Chapter is pleased to announce a Translation Technology Landscape event. The event will focus on language technology innovations being used to support growing volumes of content across increasing numbers of languages. The event will include a presentation by Don DePalma of Common Sense Advisory titled Automation and Acceleration: The Next Wave in Translation and a panel discussion where views on translation technology from various user perspectives will be shared. This event is generously sponsored by TripAdvisor. Panelists include: Don DePalma, ‎Chief […]