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Women in Localization Japan Event on Dec. 1, 2023

December 01 @ 19:00 PM - 21:00 PM

Women in Localization Japan & GALA joint year-end gathering

イベント概要:

日時:2023年12月1日 19:00 - 21:00 (日本時間)

プログラム:

18:30 - 19:00: 受付、カードホルダーをお渡しReception, Warm up (serving drinks)
19:00 - 19:05: 開会、千葉 容子、Women in Localization日本支部マネージャーGreeting by WLJ – Yoko Chiba in Japanese
19:05 - 19:15: "GALA Overview – Who, What and Why!" by Shirley Yeng (in English)(*通訳は入りません)
19:15 - 19:25: "GALA Membership Benefits and what is upcoming!" by Edith Bendermacher (in English)(*通訳は入りません)
19:30 - 20:10: セッション「言語の壁を越えて: テクノロジーが拓くグローバルコミュニケーションの新時代」株式会社ロゼッタ 取締役 古谷 祐一Casual Session "Beyond Language Barriers: The New Era of Global Communication Opened by Technology" by Yuichi Furuya
20:10 - 20:50: ネットワーキングSocial Time
21:00: 閉会Closing

Presentation title:

GALA Overview – Who, What and Why!

Information on Shirley Yeng:

  • Business title: Chief Strategy Officer at SuccessGlo
  • GALA title: Board Member of GALA
  • Biography: Shirley is Chief Strategy Officer at SuccessGlo based in Singapore, HQ, and parent company for its operations in China, Vietnam, and Japan. She oversees the organization’s business development strategic directions, and responsible for the alignment of technology to its business growth. Daily role includes working with the regional team leaders enabling seamless collaborations among the multicultural teams in SuccessGlo. She is currently serving in the leadership team of Women in Localization Singapore Chapter as events manager and has been serving as board member of GALA since 2023. With her passion of sharing her experiences, she volunteered in the past as speaker at Master of Translation and Interpretation faculty at National Technological University of Singapore.

Presentation title:
GALA Membership Benefits and what is upcoming!

Information on Edith Bendermacher:

· Presentation title: GALA Membership Benefits and what is upcoming!

· Business title: Director, Globalization Strategy and Localization Operations at NetApp

· GALA title: Board Member of GALA

· Biography:Edith is Head of Globalization Strategy and Localization Operations at NetApp, based in San Jose, California. Under a Center of Excellence, her team is responsible for the strategic planning of globalization across all departments, including delivery, innovation, uptake and return of the globalization investments. Edith is a regular speaker on globalization in panels and globalization industry events. She is also a member of the Women in Technology Group at NetApp and Program Director of the Women in Localization Marketing Program. Edith has been serving as board member of GALA since 2023. Additionally, her passion is developing and mentoring rising localization professionals through collaboration with MIIS (Middlebury Institute at International Studies at Monterey).

Casual Session:「言語の壁を越えて: テクノロジーが拓くグローバルコミュニケーションの新時代」

Beyond Language Barriers: The New Era of Global Communication Opened by Technology

株式会社ロゼッタ 取締役 古谷 祐一 Yuichi Furuya Director at Rozetta Corporation.

スピーカー古谷 祐一さんについて:株式会社ロゼッタ(メタリアルグループ) 取締役及び営業統括責任者、アジア太平洋機械翻訳協会監事。過去には、GMOスピード翻訳株式会社 代表取締役社長、Xtra株式会社(メタリアルグループ) 代表取締役社長、一般社団法人日本翻訳連盟理事も務めた。テクノロジーの進化と共に、機械翻訳から生成AIへとシフトした ビジネスの先進性を楽しみながら、「今を生きる」 ことにフォーカスし、日々精力的に活動中。

Yuichi Furuya
Director and Chief Sales Officer of Rozetta Corporation (MetaReal Group), and Auditor of the Asia Pacific Association for Machine Translation.
In the past, he also served as President and Representative Director of GMO Quick translate, President and Representative Director of Xtra Corporation (MetaReal Group), and Director of the Japan Translation Federation.
With the evolution of technology, he enjoys the advanced nature of business shifting from machine translation to generative AI, and focuses on "living in the moment" and working energetically on a daily basis.

Details
Date:
December 01

Time:
19:00 PM - 21:00 PM - (Asia/Tokyo)

Location:
online event

Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/women-in-localization-japan-event-on-dec-1-2023-registration-731850824517
Organizer
Women in Localization Japan
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