WLSV: Lightning Talks (Disruptive Technology and Innovation)

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Verizon Media (formerly Yahoo)

701 First Avenue

Sunnyvale, CA 94089

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Are you as excited as we are for the lightning talk event? Don’t miss out on the opportunity to hear from fellow women in localization about their experiences in under six minutes. It might not sound like a lot of time but you’ll be surprised how much you can learn and share in that time.

This year’s theme is “Disruptive technology and innovation” so come join us and learn about how the localization industry is evolving. Here is a list of our speakers.
- "Listening to Customers to Improve Localization Health" by Marit Luke, SurveyMonkey
- "The Life Kit of a Terminologist" by Rachelle Caprani, Quora
- "User-generated Content" by Evelyn Yonhee Kim, Gap, Inc.
- "Big Data - how it is used in Workforce Management" by Rachael Taylor, LanguageLine Solutions
- "Gaining cross-functional advocacy for loc" by Susie Kim, Coursera
- "How to nail voice-over localization with no experience" by Glory Choe, Salesforce

Event Schedule:
6:00 - 6:30pm: Networking
6:30 - 6:45pm: Introductions
6:45 - 7:00pm: Intro to Verizon Media and Loc team
7:00 - 8:00pm: Lightning Talks
8:00 - 8:30pm: Wrap-up

Special thanks to Marina and Verizon Media for hosting; and thank you to Memsource for sponsoring this event! We appreciate your generosity.

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