The World of Localisation: Organisations, Resources and Contacts

Reinhard Schäler - The Institute of Localisation Professionals (TILP)

Intended Audience:
Session Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Are you responsible for the development of multilingual digital content and for the localisation of digital material? Are you looking for reliable, unbiased information on localisation service providers, standards in different countries, average industry figures on costs or return on investment, or just plain details on technical and cultural conventions in your target locales? - There are resources available that can help you answer these and similar questions. However, locating and gaining access to them is not always easy; often it is difficult to see which event will provide you with the information you are looking for and which organisation will allow you access to independently compiled information. This session will help you overcome the information barrier and provide you with an independent overview of: