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WLGC: “We're Like That Only: India Through a Cultural Lens”

August 01 @ 19:30 PM - 20:30 PM

Take a guided tour of the vibrant and diverse tapestry of Indian culture with our upcoming webinar. Tailored for anyone and everyone who is looking to localize their offerings for the Indian audience, this event will provide invaluable insights into the nuances that make India unique.

Join us as we explore:

  • The multitude of languages and dialects spoken across India

  • Regional variations and cultural distinctions

  • The charm of Indian English and its unique expressions

  • The use of honorifics and cultural norms in communication

Using examples from the OTT industry, understand how successful localization can resonate deeply with Indian viewers. Whether you're new to the Indian market or looking to refine your approach, this webinar is your gateway to understanding and engaging with one of the world's most dynamic audiences.

📅 Date: 1 August, 2024

Time: 07:30 PM - 08:30 PM, IST (UTC+5:30). 

This meeting is scheduled according to India Standard Time (IST). Please convert this to your local time zone

🔗 Location: Online (Zoom). Zoom link will be shared in a separate email

Type of event: Presentation

Guests: Noopurr P Shukla, Rakhi Sundar

Agenda

  • Intro of Women in Localization & Global Community
  • Speaker Introduction
  • Understanding the localization landscape in India
  • Q&A

This event will be hosted and moderated by the Global Community of Women in Localization.

Know the speakers:

Noopurr P Shuklaa

Senior Director – Editorial and Regional Dubbing Operations, India

Noopurr's career has spanned localization, digital television, and original content production. She was the head of Standards & Practices (S&P) and Interactive Businesses for Reliance Big TV and head of Business Development and Client Services for O4 Digital (parent company: Optymistix). As a localization professional, she has worked with UTV, Turner International (Cartoon Network & Pogo), Disney India, & Netflix. She is a mother of two: a daughter and a fur baby. She enjoys all genres of music and movies.

 

Rakhi Sundar

Senior Director – Localization Coordination

An inspirational leader with over 20 years of Localization Operations experience. Rakhi has led teams across India, Europe, and the US, with their multi-cultural areas being an advocate for excellence and with a track record of running end-to-end project delivery of new innovations. She comes from the world of languages where she's even Mastered in the Spanish language. Her entrepreneurial spirit reflects in her professional career spanning decades. She is extremely passionate about girls' rights, and empowerment of women where she's a Trustee at an NGO, Baale Mane.


🔴 This live event will be hosted on Zoom and it will be recorded. It's free to attend but you have to register through Eventbrite so we can email you the Zoom login details.

The event is open to everyone but the recording will only be available to Women in Localization members.

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Membership is completely free and provides…

  • Access to member-only content, such as recorded events, webinars and resources, our job board
  • Discounts to events organized by our partner organizations
  • Camaraderie, networking and support from our members worldwide
  • ...and much more! :)

If you find this event interesting, consider sharing with your friends and colleagues so they can register on Eventbrite. Everybody is welcome to attend the live event and join the wonderful W.L. community of 11,000+ localization professionals.

If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected]

We hope you can join us!

Women in Localization Global Community

Details
Date:
August 01

Time:
19:30 PM - 20:30 PM - (UTC+5:30)

Location:
online event

Register now!
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