E.g., 11/13/2019
E.g., 11/13/2019

2015 Volunteers

GALA would like to acknowledge and thank the many members and other industry professionals who have contributed to association activities in 2015. Many of GALA's initiatives are made possible through GALA member support and participation.

2015 Board of Directors

  • Manal Amin (Arabize)
  • Diego Bartolomé (tauyou)
  • Tea Dietterich (2M)
  • Robert Etches (Textminded)
  • Serge Gladkoff (Logrus International)
  • Véronique Özkaya (Xplanation)
  • Jesper Sandberg (STP Nordic)

Presenters

GALA 2015 Sevilla

  • Britta Aagaard (TextMinded)
  • Katharine Allen (InterpretAmerica)
  • Manal Amin (Arabize)
  • Andrea Baccenetti (VoiceBoxer)
  • Françoise Bajon (Version international)
  • Diego Bartolomé (tauyou)
  • Adam Blau (One Hour Translation, Inc.)
  • Richard Brooks (K International)
  • David Canek (Memsource)
  • Juan Cárdenas (Hilton Worldwide)
  • Ziad Chama
  • Fabiano Cid (Ccaps Translation and Localization)
  • Fernando D'Aloia (Latin-data)
  • Marcus Danei (SAP SE)
  • Jörgen Danielsen (Eule)
  • Robert Etches (Textminded)
  • Anne Helene Fink (Xplanation)
  • Massimo Ghislandi (SDL)
  • Serge Gladkoff (Logrus International)
  • Kim Harris (text & form)
  • Mohamed Hassan (Vocalink)
  • Barbara Hoegler (Citrix)
  • Mark Hooper (Conversis)
  • Dominick Kelly (XTM)
  • Josef Kubovsky (Memsource)
  • István Lengyel (Kilgray)
  • Anne-Marie Colliander Lind (Inkrea.se Consulting AB)
  • Henry Liu (Federation of Translators)
  • Arle Lommel (DFKI)
  • Miriam Ludlow (Telelanguage)
  • Laura Casanellas Luri (Welocalize)
  • Aida Martirosyan (Haymillian)
  • Neeraj Mathur (Braahmam)
  • Virginia Minhondo (delsurtranslations)
  • Marc Mittag (MittagQI - Quality Informatics)
  • Gabriela Morales (Rosario Traducciones y Servicios S.A.)
  • Gary Muddyman (Conversis)
  • Andrzej Nedoma (XTRF)
  • James Nixon (Marriott International)
  • Barry Slaughter Olsen (InterpretAmerica)
  • Benny Orr (Transperfect)
  • Pedro Luis Díez Orzas (Linguaserve)
  • Selçuk Özcan (Transistent)
  • Véronique Özkaya (Xplanation)
  • Agustina Pioli (Two Ways Translation Services)
  • Kristin Quinlan (Certified Languages International)
  • Sufian Reiter (Plunet GmbH)
  • François Richard (HP)
  • Bill Rivers (JNCL-NCLIS)
  • John Rosenberg (Brigham Young University)
  • Milena Rossi (Two Ways Translation Services)
  • Diana Sanchez (Nova Language Services)
  • Joël Sigling (AVB Translations)
  • Faiza Sultan (Translation4all, Inc)
  • Hans Uszkoreit (DFKI)
  • José Vega (Wordbee)
  • Ivan Venzin (CyraCom)
  • Inkaliisa Vihonen (European Commission / DGT)
  • Paige Williams (Microsoft)
  • Sonia Zamborsky (Marriott International)
  • Daniel Zielinski (Loctimize)
  • Paula Zucherelli (Latin-data)

GALA Webinar Series: Expert Presentations

  • Çağdaş Acar (Dragoman Language Technologies)
  • Katharine Allen (InterpretAmerica)
  • Jeff Allen (SAP)
  • Oleksandr Bondarenko (Translatel)
  • Stacey Brown (Mindlink Resources)
  • Steve Chu (Treehouse Strategy Consulting)
  • Klaus Fleischmann (Kaleidoscope)
  • Attila Görög (TAUS)
  • Mohamed Hassan (Vocalink)
  • Barbara Hoegler (Citrix)
  • Maxim Khalilov (beo)
  • Mike Klinger (Anzu Global)
  • Gerardo Laster (Citrix)
  • Liesl Leary (SDL)
  • Arle Lommel (DFKI)
  • Allison McDougall (Lionbridge)
  • Ilya Mishchenko (EGO Translating Company)
  • Evgeniy Muzychenko (Translatel)
  • Sarah O'Keefe (Scriptorium Publishing)
  • Barry Slaughter Olsen (InterpretAmerica)
  • Ümit Özaydin (Dragoman Language Technologies)
  • Selçuk Özcan (Transistent)
  • Todd Resnick (The Voice Company)
  • Jean-Luc Saillard (ABBYY)
  • Melanie Scherer
  • Anna Schlegel (NetApp)
  • Dmitriy Shevchenko (Mindlink Resources)
  • Deepinder Singh (Dell)
  • Jiri Stejskal (CETRA Language Solutions)
  • Chad Weimer (CETRA Language Solutions)

GALA Localization Forum at tekom

  • Sien Accou (Yamagata)
  • Marta Balazs (Edimart Language Solutions)
  • Scott Carothers (Kinetic The Technology Agency)
  • Robert Etches (Textminded)
  • Josef van Genabith (DFKI)
  • Serge Gladkoff Logrus International)
  • Russell Goldsmith Conversis)
  • Jochen Hummel (ESTeam)
  • Karolina Jedrusik (XTRF)
  • István Lengyel (Kilgray)
  • Chantal Moucouveia (Varian Medical System)
  • Andrzej Nedoma (XTRF)
  • Jeroen Vermeulen (Precision Translation Tool)
  • Tiene Vertriest (Yamagata)

Events

Local Event Hosts and Organizers

  • Albert Bidegain (iDISC)
  • Fabiano Cid (Ccaps Translation and Localization)
  • Aki Ito (TOIN Corporation)
  • Joe Katz (IMUG) 
  • Sheena Makhecha (TOIN Corporation)

Content Contributors

  • Elena Arau (Conversis)
  • Viviana Bertinetto (Global Language Solutions)
  • Zhana Borisova (Ominage)
  • Stacey Brown (Mindlink Resources)
  • Yee Lam Cook (Global Language Solutions)
  • Jeremy Coombs (MultiLing Corporation)
  • Michal Dadan (DADAN Translations)
  • Heidi Depraetere (CrossLang)
  • Ray Flournoy (Etsy)
  • Christian Galinski (InfoTerm)
  • Attila Görög (TAUS)
  • Rocío Haskell (Delta Dental)
  • Mohamed Hassan (Vocalink)
  • Matthias Heyn (SDL)
  • Jennifer Horner (MTM LinguaSoft)
  • Jochen Hummel (ESTeam AB)
  • Mai Ihara (Old Navy)
  • Ines Iros (SumaLatam)
  • Dan Johnson (Wordbee)
  • Andy Jones (Nikon Precision)
  • Andrew Joscelyne (LT Innovate)
  • Rihards Kalniņš (Tilde)
  • Mike Karpa
  • Bob Kuhns
  • Adam LaMontaigne (Moravia)
  • Gerardo Laster (Citrix)
  • Daniel Lifton (SDL)
  • Anne-Marie Colliander Lind (Inkrea.se Consulting AB)
  • Arle Lommel (DFKI)
  • Jaap van der Meer (TAUS)
  • Katrina Nabavi (Dell)
  • Andrzej Nedoma (XTRF)
  • Quoc Nguyen (Wordbee)
  • Ümit Özaydin (Dragoman Language Technologies)
  • Sabine Panneau (Ocean Translations)
  • Inge Rätsep (Interlex Translations)
  • Rebecca Ray (Common Sense Advisory)
  • Bill Rivers (JNCL-NCLIS)
  • Dainius Sabaliauskas (EUROTRADUS, UAB)
  • David Serra (Avantpage)
  • Hans Uszkoreit (DFKI)
  • Serena Williams (Avantpage)
  • Miya Yokomori

Committees

GALA 2015 Program Committee

  • Lilian Alves (LocHouse Translation & DTP)
  • Diego Bartolomé (tauyou)
  • Juan Cárdenas (Hilton Worldwide)
  • Marcus Danei (SAP SE)
  • Marie Flacassier (BeatBabel)
  • Vicenta Ten (SDL)

GALA 2016 Program Committee

  • Christopher Carter (aLanguageBank)
  • Tea Dietterich (2M)
  • Virginia Minhondo (delsurtranslations)
  • Jose Palomares (Venga Global)
  • Vicenta Ten (SDL)

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