In August, the Silicon Valley chapter of Women in Localization held an event featuring speakers from Facebook, Survey Monkey, Wikimedia Foundation, Oath, and Welocalize, hosted by Mozilla. Each talk was just a few minutes long, but packed with information.
The following speakers and topics were featured at the event:
Data driven localization internships
Speaker: Shweta Sathe, Facebook
Hacking to solve i18n issues
Speakers: Esther Perez and Nirav Trivedi, SurveyMonkey
Right-to-Left Shenanigans: Where BiDi fails us
Speaker: Moriel Schottlender, Wikimedia Foundation
Localization platform at Oath
Speaker: Yuriko Yamasaki, Oath (formerly known as Yahoo!)
Measuring ROI: Getting the most from your localization spend
Speaker: Samantha Reiss, Welocalize
You can read more about the speakers and why they chose to present on these topics here.
See the video of the event below.