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Jump-start your terminology

  • Presentation
  • Intelligent Content
  • 09. March
  • 15:40 - 16:20 PM (CET)
  • Pulitzer
  • Solution Engineer Mikael Lundahl

    Solution Engineer Mikael Lundahl

    • Fodina Language Technology AB
  •  Klaus Fleischmann

    Klaus Fleischmann

    • Kaleidoscope GmbH

Content

Terminology is the basis for clear and trustworthy content. It is essential, particularly in technical communication. But how do you distill terminology from many different sources like documentation, translation memories, PLM/ERP systems, etc. How do you cluster terms to detect variation and synonyms? How do you validate the terms? And how do you guide authors of content, from marketers to engineers and developers, to use terms correctly?

Takeaways

The audience will learn how to distill terminology from many different sources like documentation, translation memories, PLM/ERP systems, etc., and bring it to the fingertips of technical authors.

Prior knowledge

They should know the basics of terminology work.

Speakers

Solution Engineer Mikael Lundahl

Solution Engineer Mikael Lundahl

  • Fodina Language Technology AB
Biography

I'm passionate about terminology and it's effects on all kinds of documentation.

I have almost 20 years experience of language processes and language technology with specific focus on terminology.

My experiences come from companies like Ericsson, Scania, Volvo and Tetra Pak.

 

 Klaus Fleischmann

Klaus Fleischmann

  • Kaleidoscope GmbH
Biography

I studied translation, IT, conference interpreting and technical communication in Austria and California. My passion is to help companies take their content global, with a particular focus on terminology. For this, I fouded Kaleidoscope in 1996 and have been CEO of Eurocom since 2007.