Product Demos

Monday, 11:00-11:40

With offices in Würzburg, Berlin and New York, Plunet develops and markets the business and translation management software Plunet BusinessManager, one of the leading management solutions for the translation and localization industry. Plunet BusinessManager provides a high degree of automation and flexibility for professional language service providers and translation departments. Using a web-based platform, Plunet integrates translation software, financial accounting and quality management systems. Basic functions include quote, order and invoice management, comprehensive financial reports, flexible job and translation workflow management as well as deadline, document and customer relationship management. Join us to see and hear about the full list of extensive capabilities.

Monday, 11:50-12:30

Translation at the Speed of Today: Available Now from Smartling. Jack Welde, CEO, Smartling, Inc. Smartling technology was built from the ground up to specifically address the globalization challenges of modern businesses: How to keep costs lows and maintain high quality while moving at the speed of today’s highly dynamic websites, mobile apps and digital content? Smartling features a 100% cloud-based platform with powerful APIs enabling continuous deployment; true in-context translation and editing to improve translation quality; total flexibility around translation resources, and more. Join us and learn how companies like Survey Monkey, Equinix, Foursquare, Burlington Coat Factory, Go Pro and many more are using the Smartling Platform to grow their businesses by translating at the speed of today.

Monday, 14:00-14:40

Translation Workspace by Lionbridge is the industry’s first on-demand, subscription-based, translation technology solution. Powered by the proven and acclaimed technology, of Lionbridge, Translation Workspace lets you drive your business with usage-based subscription models, based on a proven, high-performance, secure, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) infrastructure. For more information, visit us at

Monday, 14:50-15:30

Vladimir Pedchenko, founder and Managing Director of Advanced International Translations and Vitaly Pedchenko, Deputy Managing Director will show you how to save time and money using Projetex. This translation management software simplifies corporate and freelance workflow management as well as data and file sharing within a company, providing multiple benefits for all team members. Join the demonstration of Projetex and learn how this translation management software saves time by automating many routine operations.

Monday, 16:00-16:40

Andrzej Nedoma and Tomasz Mróz will present a concept of the full automation of project management: handling the project without any interaction from the management side. Thanks to its innovative features, XTRF™ provides fully automated project management, from quotation to delivering the finished files to the client. This presentation offers a brief tour and explanation of how XTRF™ can help reach low, or even no-cost, project management.

Tuesday, 11:00-11:40

XTM International will be demonstrating the latest version of XTM Cloud – the most complete online CAT ecosystem for the translation community. You will see how to store your translation assets centrally, create projects, manage the workflow and allocate translation resources. We will then show how to collaborate with colleagues to translate, correct and review the work in XTM Editor. During the demonstration we will be highlighting features such as maximizing the use of MT tools within XTM, the ability to subcontract tasks to other LSPs, registering in the XTM Xchange directory and how easy it is to publish projects to Xchange, and win work by quoting for published jobs.

Tuesday, 11:50-12:30

The New Age of Translation: High-Speed, Low-Cost, Great Quality. Jack Welde, CEO, Smartling, Inc. To succeed in today's connected global marketplace businesses must have compelling, dynamic web and mobile experiences in multiple languages. These experiences must be multilingual and coordinated across the world in dozens or hundreds of languages. Translation delays cannot be the reason products, offers and ideas don't reach customers in their native language. Join us for an interactive discussion on the best practices and technology solutions that will push translation into a new age where businesses can have it all: speed to market, lower costs and high quality translations. See how Smartling's Translation Management System simplifies and streamlines the professional translation process providing context, custom workflows, notifications and much more.

Tuesday, 14:00-14:40

Founded 1993, Atril is the developer of Déjà Vu, the first Windows-based Computer-Aided Translation tool on the market. Atril Solutions develops advanced solutions for corporate customers to increase the level of automation in translation processes, striving for its original goals for the translation industry: productivity and consistency. Atril will demo innovative features of Déjà Vu.

Tuesday, 14:50-15:30

SYSTRAN’s market-leading language translation software solutions empower businesses and customers to understand multilingual information in real-time and communicate more effectively in 60+ language combinations. Automated and customizable, these solutions deliver quick, relevant information in multiple languages and enhance the enterprise ecosystem for search, technical support, product content and data management, eDiscovery, eCommerce, and other business segments. SYSTRANLinks hosts and automatically reproduces a company’s website in languages specified by the site owner. We will demo how SYSTRANLinks machine translates content-on demand, caches the MT output for and provides a collaborative platform, intuitive interface and intelligent tools for workflow-based editing.

Tuesday, 16:00-16:40

Managing Multilingual Websites - A business opportunity for LSPs. iDISC will present a workshop on web portal management and digital communications as a business opportunity to maximize the ROI on your customer base. iDISC, as a company with 25 years of experience both in software development of management and communication platforms and in providing professional language services, is offering a glimpse into the future. We hope to collect feedback and introduce you to a solid value proposal for your customers, enabling them to compete in a global market with a product tailored to their needs. Please note this session is by invitation only. If you are interested in attending, please contact [email protected].

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