XTM LIVE USA

The Translation Technology Power Summit

Boston, Massachussets / -

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Program



8:15 AM 8:45 AM

Arrival and registration

Opening
8:45 AM 9:00 AM

XTM LIVE welcome

Bob Willans

CEO XTM International
9:00 AM 9:30 AM

Let's not talk about trends, let's talk about patterns

Renato Beninatto

Nimdzi Insights LLC
9:30 AM 9:50 AM

Creating Localization Success: A Client-Side Approach to Automating Localization

Brock Hansen, Leon H. Leid

inEight Inc.
9:50 AM 10:10 AM

Translation technology driven by business

Dominick Kelly

XTM International
10:10 AM 10:30 AM

Journey to digital - The road to Tokyo 2020

Alessandra Binazzi

ASICS Digital
10:30 AM 10:50 AM

Coffee & Network

Sponsored by Moravia: an RWS Company
10:55 AM 11:15 AM

Five components shaping the MT process

Ken Behan

Systran
11:15 AM 11:35 AM

Data driven Translation Management; advanced business analytics

Joel Sahleen

Domo, Inc.
11:35 AM 12:00 PM

NMT: The deep learning revolution

Andrzej Zydroń

CTO XTM International
12:00 PM 12:20 PM

Incontext localization for web applications - RIGI

Henk Boxma

RIGI.io
12:20 PM 12:50 PM

Open Discussion With Chris Raulf on Global Content Marketing and Multilingual Search Optimization (MSEO)

Panel discussion

Hosted by Chris Raulf (Boulder SEO Marketing, Colorado)
12:50 PM 1:50 PM

Lunch break

Sponsored by Lionbridge
1:55 PM 2:15 PM

AI & Localization: Separating Fact from Fiction

Ken Watson

Lionbridge
2:15 PM 2:35 PM

Solutions for lifescience - TMS technology Innovation

Alex Zekakis

XTM International
2:35 PM 3:05 PM

Panel discussion: Neural Machine Translation and beyond

Panel discussion

Hosted by Dr. John Tinsley (Iconic Translation Machines Ltd.), Natalia Levitina (PTC), Ken Watson (Lionbridge)
3:05 PM 3:25 PM

Coffee & Network

Sponsored by Moravia: an RWS Company
3:30 PM 3:50 PM

Choosing a TMS without team discord in six steps

Jon Ritzdorf

Moravia: An RWS Company
3:50 PM 4:20 PM

Developing the future - the XTM roadmap

Bob Willans

CEO XTM International
4:20 PM 4:40 PM

Creating the XTM Community

Sergey Parievsky

Juniper Networks
4:40 PM 5:00 PM

An Introduction to Women in Localization

Rachel Lord, Rachel Ferris, Kaarina Kvaavik

Women in Localization
5:00 PM 5:30 PM

Panel discussion: Continuous Localization & Customer Experience - Achieving the best of both worlds

Panel discussion

Hosted by Dave Ruane (Xplanation Language Services), Alessandra Binazzi (ASICS Digital), Sergey Parievsky (Juniper Networks), Karen Combe (PTC)
5:30 PM 5:45 PM

XTM LIVE Day 1 Wrap up

7:00 PM 10:00 PM

XTM LIVE Networking Event

Sponsored by Systran
8:45 AM 9:15 AM

Registration

9:15 AM 10:00 AM

Setting the rules: a focus on XTM system administration

  • Configuring system setting
  • Global language combinations
  • Global project settings
  • Term extraction
  • Custom fields
  • Enabling target text formatting
  • Setting up transcreation
10:00 AM 10:45 AM

Getting started with XTM project management

  • The XTM customer entity
  • Roles
  • Users and access rights
  • Rate Cards
  • Creating projects and project templates
  • Advanced search and project management
  • Smart filters and custom fields
  • The language supplier subcontracting chain in XTM
10:45 AM 11:05 AM

Coffee & Network

Sponsored by Moravia: an RWS Company
11:05 AM 11:25 AM

Break-out sessions

Session 1: XTM Mobile App
Session 2: Webapp in-context localization
11:30 AM 12:00 PM

Translating in XTM – the standard and visual editors

  • An overview of two translation editors in XTM
  • The importance of translation context using comments, attaching screenshots and other images
  • In context previewing of PowerPoint, Word ∓ PSD files
  • The XTM Visual Editor for HTML, XML and InDesign
  • Using alternative translations and paragraph based segmentation for transcreation
12:00 PM 1:00 PM

Translation workflows

  • Custom workflows and workflow steps
  • Working with simultaneous & sequential steps
  • How to create and use workflow templates
  • Using continuous workflow for agile translation
  • Utilising user groups
  • Real time collaboration via the builtin chat in XTM
1:00 PM 2:00 PM

Lunch break

Sponsored by Lionbridge
2:00 PM 3:30 PM

TM, MT, and terminology from beginner to advanced

  • File management
  • Importing & managing TM
  • Importing & managing Terminology
  • MT and post editing
  • Grouping, splitting and joining files
3:30 PM 3:50 PM

Coffee & Network

Sponsored by Moravia: an RWS Company
3:50 PM 4:10 PM

Break-out sessions

Session 1: XTM Connect: Sitecore
Session 2: XTM Parsing
4:15 PM 5:00 PM

Envisioning a quality driven process

  • Quality assurance using QA & LQA Rating
  • TAUS DQF reporting
5:00 PM 5:30 PM

Reporting and dashboarding in XTM

  • Metrics
  • Statistics
  • Costs generation
  • Project histories
  • Extended tables
  • Custom POs
  • Custom dashboard widgets
5:30 PM 6:00 PM

Open Q&A session

8:45 AM 9:15 AM

Registration

9:15 AM 10:00 AM

The administrator and the PM level 1

  • Configuring system settings
  • Global language combinations
  • Global project settings
  • Term extraction
  • Custom fields & tags
  • Enabling text formatting
  • Setting up transcreation
  • The XTM customer entity
  • Roles
  • Users and access rights
  • Rate cards
  • Creating projects and project templates
  • Advanced Search and project management
  • Smart filters and custom fields
  • The language supplier subcontracting chain in XTM
10:00 AM 10:45 AM

Translating in XTM – The standard and visual editors

  • An overview of two editors in XTM
  • The importance of translation context using comments, screenshots or other images
  • In context previewing of PowerPoint, Word and PSD files
  • The XTM Visual Editor for HTML, XML, and InDesign
  • Using Alternative translations and paragrah based segments for transcreation
10:45 AM 11:05 AM

Coffee & Network

Sponsored by Moravia: an RWS Company
11:05 AM 11:25 AM

Break-out sessions

Session 1: XTM Mobile App
Session 2: Webapp in-context localization
11:30 AM 12:00 PM

Advanced translation workflows

  • Custom workflows and workflow steps
  • Working with simultaneous & sequential steps
  • Real time collaboration with XTM Messenger
  • Auto-start and auto-finishing
  • How to create and use workflow templates
  • Utilising user groups
12:00 PM 1:00 PM

Advanced TM, MT and terminology

  • Managing translation memory and terminology
  • Machine translation and post-editing
  • Advanced ID-based matching
  • Creating TM and terminology tags and using penalty profiles
  • Managing advanced TM approval settings
1:00 PM 2:00 PM

Lunch break

Sponsored by Lionbridge
2:00 PM 3:30 PM

Envisioning a quality driven process - Reporting and dashboarding in XTM

  • Quality assurance using automated and manual QA features
  • Creation of quality profiles
  • Measuring quality with the LQA rating
  • TAUS DQF reporting
  • Creating and using custom dashboard widgets
  • Reporting on metrics, statistics, project histories, extended tables, cost generation, and custom POs
3:30 PM 3:50 PM

Coffee & Network

Sponsored by Moravia: an RWS Company
3:50 PM 4:10 PM

Break-out sessions

Session 1: XTM Connect: Sitecore
Session 2: XTM Parsing
4:15 PM 5:00 PM

Advanced project management

  • How to use pre-processing
  • How to use pivot languages
  • Grouping, splitting and joining Files
  • Aligning files to create TMs
  • Using continuous workflow for agile translation
  • Statistics and costs based on statistics
5:00 PM 5:30 PM

The XTM SDK

  • Overview of XTM's SOAP and REST APIs
  • Learn how to use them to integrate with 3rd party systems
5:30 PM 6:00 PM

Open Q&A session