WALTHAM, Mass. and SHANGHAI, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lionbridge Technologies (Nasdaq: LIOX), today announced that Company executives will present two sessions at the LocWorld27 Shanghai conference taking place April 13-15 at the Le Royal Meridien Shanghai.
Details of the Lionbridge sessions are as follows:
- Allison McDougall, Vice President of Emerging Business at Lionbridge, will co-present with Bigrain Lin of Lenovo Mobility Group (LBG) on "Extending Successful Crowd-based Mobility Testing to an Internet of Things World" on Tuesday, April 14th at 9:00 a.m. The session will explain how Lenovo harnesses a global crowd of more than 50 testers across 25 markets collaborating in the cloud via Lionbridge, and how the companies are executing field and user experience testing in a unique delivery model that is easily scaled to include connected homes, automobiles and wearables.
- Aoife McIlraith, Lionbridge's Director of Global Search, will host a session titled "Global Search, The World Beyond Google" on Tuesday, April 14th at 3:15 p.m. McIlraith will cover how global search and content discoverability is a critical business function, and how businesses must understand the global search landscape – beyond simply Google.
Lionbridge, a Silver and Luncheon Sponsor of LocWorld27 Shanghai, will also co-host a dedicated roundtable honoring Women in Localization.
LocWorld27 Shanghai brings together delegates who are engaged in the business of adapting products, services and communications to an international language or culture so as to appear native to that particular region. In addition to Lionbridge, speakers at the conference include representatives from Adobe Systems, Baidu, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Lenovo, Microsoft, Salesforce, SAS Institute and many others. More than 200 delegates representing all manner of industries are expected to attend. The conference is produced by MultiLingual Computing, Inc., and The Localization Institute.
"LocWorld is a key conference for companies that are doing business globally or that are addressing multiple language markets," said Paula Shannon, Chief Sales Officer and SVP, Lionbridge. "For more than two decades, Lionbridge has enabled brands to seamlessly and effectively engage with their customers in local markets worldwide, and we look forward to sharing our expertise during our two speaking sessions at LocWorld this year."
Lionbridge is the largest translation company in the world. We enable more than 800 global brands to increase international market share, speed adoption of products and effectively engage their customers in local markets worldwide. Using our innovative cloud technology platforms and our global crowd of more than 100,000 professionals, we provide translation, online marketing, global content management and application testing solutions that ensure global brand consistency, local relevancy and technical usability across all touch points of the customer life cycle. For more information, visit www.Lionbridge.com.
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