LocWorld is set to take place this year in Barcelona from June 14th – 16th 2017. It is the leading conference for international business, translation, localisation and global website management. The conference is proven to be most beneficial for companies that want to venture into new international markets.
You might be wondering if this is the right conference for you and in fact, it would seem this conference would be valuable to most professionals. People new to localization will benefit from the Global Business Best Practices and the Localization Core Competencies tracks as well as the informative exhibition area. Experienced professionals attend to learn about new tools, methods and business practices in the areas of localization and internationalization. Networking and mutual problem discussion opportunities will abound at the social gatherings, meals and break periods. Exhibitors will be present to provide information about their products and services to all levels of attendees.
Speakers at this year’s event include language professionals based in Google, LinkedIn, SDL, IBM and Salesforce, including many others. The weekend is set to be packed full of informational seminars and individual networking events which will allow attendees to really get a feel for the weekend and take the first step in expanding their brand. The event sponsored by Semantix, Smartling and Jonckers will include an opening reception which will take place at Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos in Barcelona where guests will be invited to join for dinner and drinks in an authentic 17th Century Catalan farmhouse known as Can Travi Nou.