In our global world of rapid technological change the need for clear and deep communication has never been more urgent. Whether for personal interests, or to implement professional services, today we have the opportunity to bridge the language barriers with computer based tools that complement our own knowledge and skills. Nobody is more exposed to this than professionals and enterprises in the localization industry, which broadly defined, is the bedrock of globalization. Being able to ride the incoming waves of change is a function of smart adaptation and adoption in a co-evolving, rich ecosystem of dynamic, flexible solutions.
David Orban is Chief Innovation Officer of Dotsub, a web based platform for captioning and translating online videos that become easily indexed by search engines, discoverable, accessible, and engaging globally. He is also on the Faculty of and an Advisor to the Singularity University. David's personal motto is: "What is the question I should be asking?" Follow David @davidorban.