13th Annual LRC Localisation Summer School

18-20 May 2015

University of Limerick

The 13th Localisation Research Centre (LRC) Localisation Summer School will take place from 18-20 May 2015.

Localisation Research Centre, Unviersity of Limerick

LRC Summer School

The 2015 LRC Summer School will take part in the Computer Science Building on the campus of the University of Limerick. 

The event will feature a hands-on workshop focusing on solving common localisation issues and a seminar on quality in localisation. In addition, there will be presentations and discussions on research proposals by the next generation of Localisation professionals ; students of the MSc in Multilingual Computing and Localisation, and a seminar on Carreers in localisation given by a top recruitment agency. 

Attendance for the event costs €200 but is free to registered students of the MSc in Multilingual Computing and Localisation. Staff and students of the University of Limerick may also attend for free, to do so email LRC@ul.ie.

Participant Profile

This year's Summer School will cover a variety of topics and should be of interest to participants from both industry and academia alike. As always, participants should be computer proficient and willing to learn.

Email LRC@ul.ie for more information.

Summer School Timetable

Monday 18 May    
09:00    Registration & Coffee
10:00    Alchemy Catalyst Masterclass - Alchemy Software Development - Part 1
11:30    Coffee
12:00    Alchemy Catalyst Masterclass - Alchemy Software Development - Part 2
13:30    Lunch
15:00    Translation quality: is localisation a special case?- Dr. Joanna Drugan- Part 1
16:30    Coffee
17:00    Translation quality: is localisation a special case? - Dr. Joanna Drugan - Part 2
18:00    Close Day 1

Tuesday 19 May    

Presentations from the students of the MSc in Multilingual Computing and Localisation
09:00    Maria Pilar Cabezón
10:00    Leona Devine
11:00    Coffee
11:30    Dania Fernández Fern
12:30    Lunch
13:30    Nikolaos Katris
14:30    Andrey Kononov
15:30    Coffee
16:00    Dorota Pawlak
17:00    Saúl Ruiz Calleja
18:00    Close Day 2

Wednesday 20 May    
10:00    Cooperation with Clients - Justina Gorka, L10N People
11:30    Coffee
12:00    Career Paths in Localisation - Annette Lawlor, L10N People
13:30    Summer School Close


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