June 2013 – Welocalize CEO, Smith Yewell, and Anna N Schlegel, Director of Globalization Programs Strategy Office at NetApp, will be delivering a joint presentation at this summer’s Localization World London conference, June 12 – 14. The presentation, entitled “NetApp: Around the world in 80 days” will take place on Friday 14th June at 10.30am.
This dynamic team will talk about how NetApp established the NetApp Globalization Program Strategy Office (GPSO) – a virtual center for globalization excellence – using trusted advisor and localization heavy-weight, Welocalize. Content includes the key infrastructure, processes, workflows and roles needed to create a centralized office to support global, multilingual launches with a mix of departments being served simultaneously. Click here for more information about the NetApp GPSO.
Localization World brings together expert delegates who are engaged in the business of adapting products, services and communications to an international language or culture so as to appear native to that particular region. Speakers at the conference include representatives from Adobe Systems Inc., Autodesk Inc., Caterpillar, Dell, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, Zynga and many others including well-known analyst groups.
David Smith, Economics Editor of The Sunday Times, will deliver the keynote address. David is also an assistant editor, policy adviser and chief leader writer. He has won numerous awards, including the Harold Wincott award for Senior Financial Journalist of the Year and is a regular contributor to the CBI’s Business Voice.
Attendees may choose from eight tracks during the main conference: Global Business, Global Web, Content Strategy, Translation Automation, Core Competencies, Advanced Localization, Unconference and The Inside Track. Full program details and speakers’ biographies are available at http://www.localizationworld.com/lwlon2013/speakers.php.
Event sponsors include: Capita, Lionbridge, Net-Translators, Welocalize and Moravia.