LINGUIST List 26.3574

Mon Aug 10 2015

Confs: Computational Linguistics, Translation/Germany

Editor for this issue: Erin Arnold <>

Date: 08-Aug-2015
From: Georg Kapsokalyvas <>
Subject: LQA Symposium - Annual Symposium on Linguistic Quality Assurance
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LQA Symposium - Annual Symposium on Linguistic Quality Assurance
Short Title: LQA Symposium

Date: 02-Sep-2015 - 03-Sep-2015
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Contact: Georg Kapsokalyvas
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics; Translation

Meeting Description:

The LQA Symposium brings together representatives from large companies, government and scientific institutions as well as international organisations in order to exchange ideas and compare experiences in the field of Translation and Localization Quality Assurance. This exclusive event provides an opportunity to discuss cutting-edge innovations, technologies and concepts related to LQA.

Keynote speakers LQA Symposium 2015, Hamburg:

- Jean-Marc Dalla-Zuanna, Head of Quality Management for Language Services at Volkswagen AG:
''Quality taken at its word. Quality Assurance and Supplier Management in the Language Service Department of a DAX-listed company.''

- Harro Glastra, Quality Assurance Specialist in the European Commission's Directorate-General for Translation:
''Quality and Methodology of the DG Translation of the European Commission.'' (Bilingual presentation)

- Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. mult. Juliane House, Hamburg University, President IATIS:
ā€˛Translation Quality Assessment: Research and Implicationsā€¯

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