memoQfest International 2018

30 May 2018 (Wednesday)

Time Room Elisabeth, Andrássy, Winter Garden
08.30 - 09.00 Registration

09.00 - 17.00
 
memoQ Master Classes for translators and project managers
20.00 Pre-Conference Dinner
  
 

31 May 2018 (Thursday)

Time Room Elisabeth
08.00 - 08.50 Registration, Wake-up Coffee & Networking

08.50 - 09.00
 
Welcome to memoQfest 2018
09.00 - 09.30 memoQ Progress Report

09.30 - 10.30
 

Keynote Presentation - How AI Can Help Us Redefine Human Work

Nataly Kelly
VP of International Operations and Strategy, HubSpot
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee break
 
  Room Elisabeth Room Andrássy Winter Garden

11.00 - 11.30
 

Taming a complex subject
with memoQ

Doug Strock
Vice President, GLaTC

Integration Showcase

Partner Session #1

From training to educating in memoQ: the program in the programme is memoQ

David Hardisty
Lecturer
Nova University, Lisbon

Marco Neves
Manager, Eurologos-Lisboa

11.30 - 12.00 A file format so cool it gives you nightmares: Markdown

Errol Cleary
Localization Engineer, Venga Global
Integration Showcase

Partner Session #2
Translating Wordpress sites – from selfmade filter to the WPML connector

Stefan Weimar
CEO,
PRODOC Translations GmbH
12.00 - 14.00 Lunch
  Room Elisabeth Room Andrássy Winter Garden
14.00 - 14.20

memoQ design lab - goals & achievements

14.20 - 14.50 Maxing out your game localisation skills in co-op mode

Tamara Tirjak
Senior Localisation Manager
Frontier Developments plc


Michał Tosza
Translator, lecturer, consultant (Hieronim Translation & Localisation)
Integration Showcase

Partner Session #3
memoQ - tips and tricks
from the coalface
(a session for translators)
14.50 - 15.20 Do a barrel roll! - memoQ tricks for easier game l10n

Santiago García Sanz
LQA Supervisor
Keywords Studios-Spain
Integration Showcase

Partner Session #4
15.20 - 15.50 Coffee break
 
  Room Elisabeth & Room Andrássy
15.50 - 17.20
Knowledge is power - share it!
Roundtable discussions on certain problems related to technology and business

 
17.20 - 17.30
Takeaways from roundtable discussions
 
20.00 Gala dinner
  



1 June 2018 (Friday)

Time Room Elisabeth
09.00 - 09.30
Morning networking
 
09:30 - 10:30 Keynote Presentation
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee break
Time Room Elisabeth Room Andrássy Winter Garden

11.00 - 11.40
 
The world of metadata

Angelika Zerfaß
trainer, zaac
Documentation & localization at your fingertips

SAP & Deftec
Do the magix!

(Working with Regex in memoQ)
11.40 - 12.20 Maximizing legal and financial translation productivity and quality with memoQ

Kevin Lossner
Freelance translator, blogger
memoQ power user
Translating online helps:
Meeting customer requirements in XML translation


Marie Blanke
translation manager
kothes GmbH
 
 
12.20 - 14.10 Lunch
 
Time Room Elisabeth
14.10 - 14.30 Raffle
14.30 - 15.00 Agile methodology in development
-
Pros & Cons on the users' and developers' side
15.00 - 15.30 Importing complex files with Project templates

Marek Pawelec
Freelance translator,
memoQ power user
Extensive CAT tool logging - Big Brother or language technology evaluation panacea?

John Moran
Owner, Transpiral Ltd.
15.30 - 16.00 Coffee break
16.00 - 17.15
The user strikes back 
We are inviting memoQ users with good ideas and strong opinions to talk about what they like in memoQ, what they don't like and most importantly what they want changed.


 
17.15
memoQfest 2018 closing ceremony
 
20.00
Informal dinner