Localization World Berlin: 19-21 June 2007
Local Language First!

Building on the success of eight previous conferences, Localization World comes to Berlin on 19-21 June 2007. People from all over the world and from a wide range of companies attended for the conference.

The main conference will take place at the beautiful Berliner Congress Center on Alexanderplatz. The preconference sessions will take place at the conference hotel, the Park Inn.

With a theme of Local Language First! Localization World invites developers, practitioners, and corporate and institutional users to submit papers, perspectives, and topics for discussion at the global conferences to be held in 2007 in Berlin.

As in all Localization World conferences, the program will cover a wide range of issues in the world of translation and localization in addition to to the conference theme. With three concurrent tracks, the program is filled with information and discussions about linguistic assets, with case studies from a wide range of applications.

If you are interested in exhibiting at Localization World, you may download the Exhibit Registration Form or contact us. Sponsorship opportunities are still available, please inquire.

If you are attending the conference, please check our FAQ page for more information.

Who should attend:

Conference sessions are geared towards professionals seeking to learn about new tools, methods and business practices in the areas of localization and internationalization. Networking and mutual problem discussion opportunities will abound at the social gatherings, meals and break periods. Exhibitors will be present to provide information about their products and services to all levels of attendees. Here is valuable information for your management that shows why you should attend the conference.

Reservations for sponsorships and exhibit space are now being taken. Request information about these opportunities.

Why attend:

  • Content. The Localization World program follows the precedent set in previous conferences, offering a variety of high-caliber presentations and panel discussions strong on content and short on sales pitches. Organized by a strong committee, the program promises to be a worthwhile assortment of sessions with valuable takeaways for the attendees.
  • Networking. Localization World is scheduled to give plenty of opportunities to gather with fellow professionals, whether it be at the exhibit area, between sessions, or at a social gathering.
  • Pricing. The conference is reasonably priced, with discounts for early registration, options for one-day attendance, and affordable accommodations.
  • Location. The main conference will take place at the Berliner Congress Center.
Preconference Offerings:

In addition to the two-day main conference, there is an optional preconference day of round table discussions, hands-on workshops and focused sessions. In addition to the items below, there are also sessions on games and .NET localization and introduction to medical localization..

Hands-on Translation Automation
Machine translation (MT) is arriving in our daily operations as yet another productivity tool to help us lower the localization barrier for international business. This round table is a hands-on experience with both a rule-based and a statistical MT system. Participants will experience every step on the way to train and customize the engines, understand and discuss the metrics for quality and productivity measurement, the deployment models and the integration. The program will be run by experts in the field.
Medical Round Table
Medical Round Table
This specialized one-day medical localization roundtable will be open to clients (all day) and vendors (afternoon only). Agenda topics will focus on current issues that clients of medical, pharmaceutical and clinical diagnostics companies face in the world of translation and localization.

What people have said about previous conferences:

"I was amazed with the professionalism, the logistics and the choice of every little detail. If this industry wants to learn what "cost effectiveness" really means, they should attend at least one Localization World." — Fabiano Cid, Managing Director, Ccaps Translation and Localization

"The Localization World conference in San Francisco was both fun and informative. In just two days the core challenges and changes of localization were discussed at length." — Joe Didamo, VP Global Business Development, Moravia Worldwide

"Localization World has become the reference event for the translation and localization industry. The unique structure of the event guarantees value for every attendee, and the careful selection of speakers balances innovation with education. A must for the experienced professional and the newcomer to the industry." — Renato Beninatto, Partner, Common Sense Advisory

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