In Globally Speaking’s live event in Seattle, Tripp Parker from Amazon’s Alexa Health and Wellness team explains Artificial Intelligence (AI), its uses and how we should interact with it. Tripp explains what AI is and how it learns, the two general uses of AI, beneficial and malevolent applications of AI and the age-old question of whether AI will take our jobs. Tune in to this fascinating conversation recorded in front of a live audience!
In this episode of Globally Speaking, Joel Sahleen, Globalization Architect at Domo, talks about how to look at user data to justify localization.
As Globalization Architect for Domo, Joel is responsible for directing the overall internationalization and localization of Domo’s SaaS business intelligence offering, including the backend platform, the middleware services, and both web and mobile clients. He holds an MA in Asian Studies from Stanford and has a degree in economics. He’s been working in localization for ten years. Joel Lives in the Salt Lake, Utah area.
In this episode of Globally Speaking, Bjoern Lux, Client Solutions Manager at XTM, talks about selling software in the localization industry. He also discusses common mistakes made when buying a TMS
Oleksandr Pysaryuk is the Localization Manager at Achievers, provider of the cloud-based Employee Success Platform. At Achievers, he is in charge of all things related to localization. Oleksandr has 13 years of experience in software localization on both buyer and service provider sides. Before joining Achievers, he was a Localization Analyst at BlackBerry and also held localization management roles in several other companies, including LanguageScientific and Logrus. Oleksandr holds an MA in Linguistics and Translation Studies and taught translation at a university in Ukraine.
In this episode of Globally Speaking, Chris Englund, Senior Manager of Localization at HubSpot, discusses how your approach to localization should differ per market and how you can prove the ROI of your program with data.
The months of September through November mark the season of conferences. In Globally Speaking episode 63, we discuss the various events around the world, why they are valuable and how to make the most of them. Hope to see you at an event soon!
Dr. Clotaire Rapaille, the CEO of Archetype Discoveries, is an expert in how culture and context exert their influence on business behaviors and communication. In this episode, he talks with us about how variances in how we understand the meanings of words—such as perfection, mistakes, and quality—can deeply affect business, especially when multiple cultures are involved.
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Stéphan Déry, CEO of the Canadian Translation Bureau, gives us insider insights into the birth of the department and how it handles massive volumes of French and English translation and interpretation. Topics include the history of the bureau, the resources required, how they measure quality and the use of MT. Listen in to learn all about it.
Content strategy and localization are both essential components of successful global communications. But what happens when they're not aligned? And what do both sides of the coin need to know about the other? Hear what one of the world's top content strategists, Kirsty Taylor, has to say to content specialists and language professionals alike.