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Overcoming Global Barriers | How to Build A Successful Localization Ecosystem For Life-science Companies

Recorded live on April 25 at 4:30 pm CEST / 16:30 pm EDT
Esther Curiel Globalization Manager at Zoetis
Maria Hopfgarten Senior Director, Language Services at PPD
Bruno Herrmann Global Advisor and Consultant
Iñaki Hernández-Lasa Senior Implementation Specialist at XTM
Aleix Gwilliam
Aleix Gwilliam Demand Generation Specialist, XTM

Any life-science company that commercializes its products globally requires a successful and efficient localization setup. But what does that look like?

Join our webinar, ‘Overcoming Global Barriers: Building a Successful Localization Ecosystem for Life-Science Companies’ to find out what a successful localization ecosystem looks like for life-science companies. 

Learn from our panel of experts on which technology they’ve underpinned their program on to navigate strict regulations, meet seemingly impossible delivery times, and have their multilingual content ready on time without compromising quality or costs.

You will learn...

  • How to overcome the challenges of scale when localizing with an internal team.
  • What components your localization ecosystem needs to comply with SOPs and regulations.
  • How life-science companies can leverage AI while still maintaining quality and compliance levels.

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More about the speakers

Esther Curiel is currently the Globalization Manager, Diagnostics, at Zoetis, the world’s leading animal health company. She has been helping brands achieve international growth objectives for two decades, in a variety of roles both on the buy- and vendor-side of the localization industry. She is a regular speaker at industry events, and has served as a dragon at the Localization Process Innovation Challenge (PIC).

Esther Curiel

Globalization Manager at Zoetis, Zoetis

Maria Hopfgarten has been in the localization industry her whole career. She originally started out as a Swedish translator, which also brought her to the United States. Maria has worked both on the Client and Language Service Provider side in a variety of operational management leadership roles. Throughout her career, she has worked in a variety of industries, but consistently supported life sciences clients. Currently, Maria works for PPD part of Thermo Fisher, where she has built an internal language service provider model within the company supporting all internal and external translation needs. Outside of work, Maria enjoys friends and family, Colorado nature, reading, and writing.

Maria Hopfgarten

Senior Director, Language Services at PPD, PPD

Bruno Herrmann has more than 25 years of experience in international product, content, and customer experience leadership within large organizations and startups, and in various industries such as technology, market research, business intelligence, and life sciences. Until July 2022, he was the Director of Localization Operations at IQVIA. From 2003 to 2018 Bruno had roles of increasing responsibility at Nielsen and HP.

Bruno Herrmann

Global Advisor and Consultant

With over 25 years in the localization industry, Iñaki currently holds the position of Senior Implementation Specialist. During his career, he has specialized in different areas such as Enterprise Terminology Management, Linguistic Technologies, Machine Translation, Linguistic Engineering, and L10N platforms. He currently works on the implementation of language-technology software for enterprise life-science companies. Prior to starting in the localization industry Iñaki completed a research Masters’ degree in Translation Studies. He has been a guest lecturer at Lancaster University and Dublin City University and had different works published in The Irish Yearbook of Applied Linguistics.

Iñaki Hernández-Lasa

Senior Implementation Specialist at XTM, XTM International