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Preconference Day (P1 Begins Monday afternoon)
Tuesday, 14 June 2011
Time Session
8.00 Registration Opens
9.00-12.00
P1: Life Sciences Business Round Table (Begins Monday afternoon at 2:30) 
Speakers: Simon Andriesen (MediLingua Translations), Andrew Bredenkamp (Acrolinx), Melanie Ehrlich (Siemens AG, Industry Sector), Brigitte Herrmann (Siemens AG, Healthcare Sector), Richard Korn (St. Jude Medical), Sandra La Brasca (ForeignExchange Translations), Alex Lik (Biosense Webster, Ltd., Israel), Maarten Milder (Medtronic), Uwe Muegge (MedL10N), Michael Oettli (OmniLingua Germany GmbH), Véronique Özkaya (Moravia Worldwide), David Sommer (Net-Translators)
Moderator: Clio Schils
We welcome clients and vendors, as well as life science professionals from other disciplines — procurement, software engineering, life sciences consultancy. However, vendor participation will be limited and subject to screening. If you would like to participate in the round table, please contact Clio Schils or Richard Korn to obtain a session code to register. Includes dinner Monday night. An additional dinner ticket may be purchased for your spouse, partner or travel companion. Contact Bonnie Hagan regarding this.
P2: The 9th Game Localization Round Table 
Speakers: Víctor Alonso Lion (Pink Noise), Danica Brinton (Zynga Inc.), Jonida Dule (Ash Gaming Ltd), Solja Kuningas (Babel Media Ltd.), Jacqui Roberts (Ash Gaming Ltd), Matteo Scarabelli (GLOC.it), Janaina Wittner (WhP)
Host: Miguel Á. Bernal-Merino
Space for this session is limited. Please e-mail Miguel Bernal to obtain a session code to register.
P3: Beyond Marketing: Driving Brand Integrity and Market Share Across Cultures, Languages and Locales 
Speakers: Salvatore Giammarresi (Yahoo!, Inc.), Meritxell Guitart (Hogarth Worldwide Ltd./Beyond Worldwide Ltd.), Fred Hollowood (Symantec), Gráinne Maycock (VistaTEC Ltd.), Rashmi Schaefers (SAP)
Moderator: Ulrich Henes
P4: Best Practices for Post Editing 
Speakers: Rahzeb Choudhury (TAUS), Sharon O'Brien (School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies)
Host: Jaap van der Meer
If you are a member of TAUS, please contact us for your discount code.
P6: Introduction to Localization 
Speakers: Daniel Goldschmidt (Microsoft), Richard Sikes (MultiCorpora), Angelika Zerfaß (zaac)
P8: Localization Sales and Marketing 
Panelists: Anne-Marie Colliander Lind (Inkrease), Melissa Gillespie (Common Sense Advisory), George Gombas (CustomerCentric Selling® Europe ), Jessica Rathke (Localisation Sales & Marketing)
Moderator: Renato Beninatto
P10: TILP Workshop: Mastering Microsoft .NET Localization 
Speaker: Florian Sachse (SDL Passolo GmbH)
12.00-13.30   Lunch
13.30-17.30
P1: Life Sciences Business Round Table (Begins Monday afternoon at 2:30) (continued)
Speakers: Simon Andriesen (MediLingua Translations), Andrew Bredenkamp (Acrolinx), Melanie Ehrlich (Siemens AG, Industry Sector), Brigitte Herrmann (Siemens AG, Healthcare Sector), Richard Korn (St. Jude Medical), Sandra La Brasca (ForeignExchange Translations), Alex Lik (Biosense Webster, Ltd., Israel), Maarten Milder (Medtronic), Uwe Muegge (MedL10N), Michael Oettli (OmniLingua Germany GmbH), Véronique Özkaya (Moravia Worldwide), David Sommer (Net-Translators)
Moderator: Clio Schils
We welcome clients and vendors, as well as life science professionals from other disciplines — procurement, software engineering, life sciences consultancy. However, vendor participation will be limited and subject to screening. If you would like to participate in the round table, please contact Clio Schils or Richard Korn to obtain a session code to register. Includes dinner Monday night. An additional dinner ticket may be purchased for your spouse, partner or travel companion. Contact Bonnie Hagan regarding this.
P2: The 9th Game Localization Round Table (continued)
Speakers: Víctor Alonso Lion (Pink Noise), Danica Brinton (Zynga Inc.), Jonida Dule (Ash Gaming Ltd), Solja Kuningas (Babel Media Ltd.), Jacqui Roberts (Ash Gaming Ltd), Matteo Scarabelli (GLOC.it), Janaina Wittner (WhP)
Host: Miguel Á. Bernal-Merino
Space for this session is limited. Please e-mail Miguel Bernal to obtain a session code to register.
P3: Beyond Marketing: Driving Brand Integrity and Market Share Across Cultures, Languages and Locales (continued)
Speakers: Salvatore Giammarresi (Yahoo!, Inc.), Meritxell Guitart (Hogarth Worldwide Ltd./Beyond Worldwide Ltd.), Fred Hollowood (Symantec), Gráinne Maycock (VistaTEC Ltd.), Rashmi Schaefers (SAP)
Moderator: Ulrich Henes
P5: How to Implement Open Source MT Solutions 
Speakers: Rahzeb Choudhury (TAUS), Achim Ruopp (Consultant)
Host: Jaap van der Meer
If you are a member of TAUS, please contact us for your discount code.
P7: GlobalSight Community Forum 
Speaker: Derek Coffey (Welocalize)
P9: Future LSP Business Models and the Role of Across 
Speaker: Sukumar Munshi (Across Systems GmbH)
P10: TILP Workshop: Mastering Microsoft .NET Localization 
Speaker: Florian Sachse (SDL Passolo GmbH)
19.00-21.00 Opening Reception

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Day 1, Main Conference
Wednesday, 15 June 2011
Global Business
Best Practices
Managing
Global Websites
Localization
Core Competencies
Advanced Localization
Management
Inside Track

7.30 Registration Opens
8.30-9.45  K1: FUTUREWISE — Six Faces of Global Change and Five Key Innovation Trends
Speaker: Patrick Dixon (Global Change, Ltd.)
9.45-10.15   Break, Exhibits Open
10.15-11.15 A1: Global City(Ville) of 100 Million
Speaker: Danica Brinton (Zynga Inc.)
Host: Miguel Á. Bernal-Merino
B1: Challenges in Localization
Speaker: Lutz Niederer (eBay Inc.)
Host: Donna Parrish
C1: Interoperability Standards in the Localization Industry — Status Today and Opportunities for the Future
Speaker: Sukumar Munshi (Across Systems GmbH)
Host: Daniel Goldschmidt
D1: Translator Productivity Increase at CA
Speaker: Patricia Paladini Adell (CA Technologies)
Host: Beat Buchmann
E1: Buy-Side Colloquium: How to Make the Case for Localization — and Win Every Time
Speakers: Nataly Kelly (Common Sense Advisory), Rebecca Ray (Common Sense Advisory)
Open to language service buyers only. Space is limited, please contact us to reserve your seat.
11.15-12.00   Break, Exhibits Open
12.00-13.00 A2: SAP’s 360° Approach to Web Localization
Speakers: Rashmi Schaefers (SAP), Hajo von Kracht (SAP)
Host: Ulrich Henes
C2: Web-based In-country Review Solution — Client/Supplier Best Practices
Speakers: Melanie Ehrlich (Siemens AG, Industry Sector), Brigitte Herrmann (Siemens AG, Healthcare Sector), Michael Oettli (OmniLingua Germany GmbH)
Host: Clio Schils
D2: Blurring the Boundaries Between Localization and User Experience
Speaker: Oleksandr Pysaryuk (Research In Motion Limited)
Host: Richard Sikes
E2: Buy-Side Colloquium: How to Make the Case for Localization – and Win Every Time
Speakers: Nataly Kelly (Common Sense Advisory), Rebecca Ray (Common Sense Advisory)
Open to language service buyers only. Space is limited, please contact us to reserve your seat.
13.00-14.30   Lunch, Exhibits Open
14.30-16.00 A3: Global Marketing Communications: Bringing Order to Chaos
Panelists: Meritxell Guitart (Hogarth Worldwide Ltd./Beyond Worldwide Ltd.), Sophie Hurst (SDL), Amanda Lordan (Philips Consumer Lifestyle )
Moderator: Mary Laplante
D3: Bridging the Gap Between the Client and Language Service Provider!
Panelists: Beat Buchmann (Credit Suisse Group AG), Rocío Cava Tortsa (SeproTec), Kristin Dittrich-Kahl (Roche), Roberto Ganzerli (Arancho Doc/ELIA), Allan Hall (SDL), Iris Orriss (Microsoft)
Moderator: Karen Combe
E3: Standards. We Know Where We’ve Been, But Where Are We Going?
Panelists: Hans Fenstermacher (Translations.com/TransPerfect/GALA), David Filip (LRC/CNGL), Patrick Guillemin (ETSI), Jaap van der Meer (TAUS)
Moderator: Donna Parrish
16.00-16.30   Break, Exhibits Open
16.30-17.30 A4: Beyond Marketing: Driving Brand Integrity and Market Share Across Cultures, Languages and Locales
Speakers: Mark Flanagan (VistaTEC Ltd.), Salvatore Giammarresi (Yahoo!, Inc.)
Host: Ulrich Henes
B4: Case Study: The Value of In-context Translations at Roche
Speakers: Henk Boxma (RIGI Localization Solutions), Kristin Dittrich-Kahl (Roche)
Host: Daniel Goldschmidt
C4: Integrating Open-source Solutions in your Processes
Speakers: Stefan Pries (Andrä AG), Yves Savourel (ENLASO)
Host: Donna Parrish
D4: Changing Roles – Corporate Language Services Revisited
Speaker: Beat Buchmann (Credit Suisse Group AG)
Host: Anne-Marie Colliander Lind
E4: No Longer Just a Face in the Crowd: What Every LSP Needs to Know about Community Translation
Speakers: Nataly Kelly (Common Sense Advisory), Rebecca Ray (Common Sense Advisory)
17.30   Adjourn
21.00-23.00   Dinner

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Day 2, Main Conference
Thursday, 16 June 2011
Global Business
Best Practices
Managing
Global Websites
Localization
Core Competencies
Advanced Localization
Management
Inside Track

8.30 Registration Opens
9.00-10.00  K2: Multilingual Touchpoints and The Consumer Decision Journey*
Panelists: Calijn Roeters van Lennep (KLM), Tim Young (Cisco Systems Inc.)
Moderator: Paula Shannon
10.00-10.30   Break, Exhibits Open
10.30-11.30 A5: Selling in America
Speaker: Renato Beninatto (Selling-in-America, Inc.)
Host: John Terninko
B5: Intel’s Innovative Integration of CMS with TMS
Speaker: Lew Tarnopol (Intel Corporation)
Host: Donna Parrish
C5: Top Three Things to Master in a Localization Strategy — People, Process and Technology
Speakers: Yvan Hennecart (SDL), Victor Luk (Research In Motion Limited)
Host: Mary Laplante
D5: When Localization Goes on the Roads Less Traveled
Speakers: María Azqueta Arizcun (SeproTec), Marta Bonet (Grupo Santillana)
Host: Angelika Zerfaß
E5: TAUS 2011 Series of MT Debates
Speakers: Wayne Bourland (Dell), Stephen Holmes (Sajan), Salim Roukos (IBM Corporation), Saroj K. Vohra (IBM Corporation), Smith Yewell (Welocalize)
Moderator: Jaap van der Meer
11.30-11.45   Break, Exhibits Open
11.45-12.30 A6: International User Outreach and Prerelease Program at Adobe Systems
Speakers: Darin Goble (Moravia Worldwide), Iouri Tchernoousko (Adobe Systems Incorporated)
Host: Kathleen Bostick
B6: Localization on a Budget — Pains of a Startup Going Global
Speaker: Michael Näf (Doodle)
Host: Angelika Zerfaß
C6: Case Study: Collaborative Translation Quality Program
Speakers: Alex Lik (Biosense Webster, Ltd., Israel), David Sommer (Net-Translators)
Host: Richard Korn
D6: Localization By the Numbers
Speaker: Pedro Gomez (Microsoft)
Host: Mark Flanagan
E6: The Value of Post Editing — IBM Case Study
Speakers: Alex Martínez Corriá (IBM Spain), Salim Roukos (IBM Corporation), Saroj K. Vohra (IBM Corporation), Jian-Ming Xu (IBM Corporation)
Moderator: Jaap van der Meer
12.30-14.00   Lunch, Exhibits Open
14.00-15.00 A7: Innovation Bottom Up
Speakers: Fred Hollowood (Symantec), Martin Roche (Symantec)
Host: Lori Thicke
B7: Lessons Learned in Globalizing a Corporate Website
Speakers: Guillermo Corea (Ciena Corporation), Julio Leal (Ciena Corporation)
Host: Daniel Goldschmidt
C7: A Merger in Action: the Arancho Doc Story
Speakers: Roberto Ganzerli (Arancho Doc/ELIA), Klaus Haase (Arancho Doc)
Host: John Terninko
D7: Online Bidding
Speakers: Renato Beninatto (Selling-in-America, Inc.), Derick Fajardo (Nuance Communications, Inc.), Jason Rodriguez (Ford Motor Company)
Host: Michael Cárdenas
E7: MT Experiences at IBM, Sony Europe and Sybase
Speakers: Kerstin Bier (Sybase Inc.), Manuel Herranz (Pangeanic), Stephen Holmes (Sajan), Fausto Prastaro (Sony Professional Solutions Europe ), Saroj K. Vohra (IBM Corporation), Elia Yuste (Pangeanic)
Host: Jaap van der Meer
15.00-15.30   Break, Exhibits Open
15.30-16.20
B8: FLAVIUS: An Innovative Platform to Allow Translation and Indexing 
of Internet Sites
Speaker: Marine Villebrun (Reverso-Softissimo)
C8: Successfully Managing Localization Teams: It’s the People, Stupid!
Speakers: Richard Sikes (MultiCorpora), Eñaut Urrestarazu Aizpurua (International Technical Translations, Inc.)
Host: Daniel Goldschmidt
D8: A Translation Services Survival Study: How to Produce and Edit a Source Document While Simultaneously Translating It into 21 Languages
Speakers: María Azqueta Arizcun (SeproTec), Cécile Hulet (EU Commission), Loredana Sementini (Applica )
Moderator: María Azqueta Arizcun
E8: The LSPs and Machine Translation: Why Not Treat MT as TM?
Speakers: David Canek (MemSource Technologies), Torben Dahl Jensen (Translation House of Scandinavia/Oversætterhuset)
Host: Donna Parrish
16.20-16.30   Break
16.30-17.00   Closing/Prize Drawing
17.00   Adjourn
Program subject to change without notice.
 
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