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LocalizationGuy President Attends TAUS Tokyo Executive Forum

Published Tuesday, April 25, 2017


TOKYO (April 25, 2017) - LocalizationGuy, LLC, President and Lead Consultant Aki Ito attended the Translation Automation User Society (TAUS) Executive Forum in Tokyo this month. Ito is a TAUS representative. This is the organization's seventh event in Japan, and was hosted by Oracle Japan at the Oracle Aoyama Center. The forum program covered the challenges faced by businesses who wish to communicate in Japan, a hyper-modern, hyper-connected, and hyper-mobile society that is nevertheless still defined by tradition and unique customs.

The TAUS Tokyo Executive Forum is an annual event for Japanese buyers and providers of translation and their overseas partners. Through an open exchange about language business innovation and translation technology, participants seek to grow their business. A range of localization industry experts participate in two days of in-depth panel discussions. TAUS is the best place to stay informed about technology changes in the industry and to talk with people who are innovating in this area, both from the business and the technology side.

TAUS is a resource center for the global language and translation industry, with a mission to increase the size and significance of the translation industry to help the world communicate better. TAUS envisions translation as a standard feature and a utility, readily available to enhance global understanding, education and discovery. TAUS supports buyers and providers of language services and technologies with a comprehensive suite of online services, software and knowledge to help them to grow and innovate. Learn more at the TAUS website.

LocalizationGuy, LLC, consults with companies who need an alternative to in-house localization operations to reach global markets. Through our LocalizationForce(TM) service, we offer customized and scalable virtual localization teams to clients, resulting in effective, flexible solutions that eliminate the need for full-time employees. We help clients identify and deploy optimal localization solutions to fit their needs. We offer veteran expertise as our clients navigate the many personnel, process and technology decisions involved in running effective localization operations. Founded in 2010, LocalizationGuy is led by 20-year industry veteran who is a former chairman of the Globalization and Localization Association (GALA).

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