Be Global – Lightning talks | September 7 | Redwood City, CA, US

Meetup link:

Thursday, September 7, 2017


900 Jefferson Ave, Redwood City, CA

Come hear your fellow women in localization speak about their experience in these six bite-sized lightning talks!

Our line-up

Details matter—differences and similarities between Korean and Japanese by Laura Joo, SurveyMonkey

The fine art of linguistic arbitration by Laura Gomez Chacon, eBay

Globalization test strategies that meet deadlines by Gergana Angelova

Using open source software to enhance your localization skills by Jianing Tang and Yizhi Shi, MIIS Students

Leveraging localization to grow user engagement by Hanna Kanabiajeuskaja, Box

Debunking community localization myths by Peiying Mo, Mozilla

Event schedule 

6:00 – 6:30 – Networking

6:30 – 6:45 – Introductions

6:45 – 7:45 – Lightning talks and (at the very end) Q&A. Each lightning talk will last only a few minutes but will be packed with insights.

7:45 – 8:00 – Wrap up