LocLeaders London: that's a wrap

What a fantastic week in London. Not only was it one of the highest attended LocWorld conferences, it was our best LocLeaders Forum to date. We’ve pulled together insights, nuggets of information and ideas shared at the events inLocLeaders London: That’s a wrap! If you attended this year, thank you for your participation. It was […]

LocLeaders London: that’s a wrap

What a fantastic week in London. Not only was it one of the highest attended LocWorld conferences, it was our best LocLeaders Forum to date. We’ve pulled together insights, nuggets of information and ideas shared at the events inLocLeaders London: That’s a wrap! If you attended this year, thank you for your participation. It was […]

Excitement and Energy surrounds Machine Translation topic at LocLeaders Forum. Betty Galiano, CEO, Ocean Translations

Early in June, I travelled from Argentina to London; it was a long trip but with no regrets. I enjoyed every minute of it. LocWorld was a great conference and I learnt a lot. What I did take great advantage of was attending the Welocalize LocLeaders event, the day before LocWorld. A very well chosen […]

MT. Here to stay.

Olga Beregovaya, Welocalize VP, Language Tools, shares the buzz around machine translation (MT) that took place at LocLeaders forum + LocWorld, London. A few years ago, case studies of successful MT deployments were sparse. Those using MT in their localization had the status of daredevils. At LocLeaders + LocWorld, many MT cases were presented and […]

Another Great LocLeaders Forum with Welocalize…

Lorna Whelan, Senior Localization Manager at TripAdvisor Picture this, a room filled with localization and translation experts sharing ideas and insights, at the top of a 387’ skyscraper overlooking London – what’s not to like? I’ve shared the stage a few times with Antoine (Rey) and it’s always a great experience. He has the ability […]

Tanja Schmidt, German Delivery Manager, Welocalize

From Good Enough to Excellence — Adding Value to the Translation Industry: Welocalize’s Health and Culture Committee meets kindred spirit at Localization World London When I entered the “Bourgogne” room at 4:30 in the afternoon after a full day of presentations and talks at the Welocalize booth already, to be honest, I was already a […]

Anna N Schlegel Director, Globalization Programs @ NetApp Inc.

Evacuations, Colleagues and MT. LOTS of exciting things happened at this year’s LocWorld  & the( Welocalize) LocLeaders Forum. The week of June 10th was a very busy one in London for the localization industry. The best? Meeting my colleagues… The worst? Being evacuated by a false fire alarm from the hotel at midnight on my […]

Welcome to LocLondon. Join the mile high club.

LocLeaders and LocWorld, 11th – 14th June, 2013     This year, I’d say the theme for the hottest week in Localization was high altitude. I’m no fan of heights but for two consecutive days, I ended up at the top of one of London’s tallest buildings. Welocalize ran the annual European LocLeaders event – […]

Translators without Borders: 10 Million Words and Beyond…

The world’s leading non-profit translation organization, Translators without Borders (TWB) recently announced they hit the 10 million word mark. That’s equal to $2 million in global aid, translated by professional translators (all volunteers), over the past two years in 99 language pairs for 119 humanitarian organizations. Wow. Welocalize continues to be a bronze sponsor at […]

Welocalize LocLeaders Forum 2013: Amazing Transparency

Jesper Sandberg is Managing Director of Sandberg Translation Partners Ltd, STP. As one of Welocalize’s strategic vendors, STP was invited to take part in the annual LocLeaders discussion forum, which took place on 12th June in London. Here’s what he thought…. For two years in a row, Welocalize has invited STP to attend the Welocalize […]