CO meeting (joint event) May 12, 2017

tekom Österreich - tekom Magyarország - AATC - PROFORD

Content Supply Chain – Latest Technology for Technical Writers and Translators


  • Is language technology the silver bullet for technical writers and translators?
  • Will language technology make technical writers and translators redundant one day?

  • Language technology: friend or foe for technical writers and translators?

Have you ever asked yourself questions like these? Then this event is the perfect opportunity for getting answers. Four top-class speakers will give in-depth presentations and will gladly answer your questions in the concluding panel discussion.


  1. Lost in Localization? Bridging the Gaps Between Developers, Technical Writers and Translators
    Martina Fischer, GORNIK translators for industry GmbH
  2. Using memoQ for Linguistic Source Text Control
    Meinrad Reiterer, Communication Consulting GmbH
  3. How to Prepare Single-Source Publishing Projects for Localization
    Meinrad Reiterer, Communication Consulting GmbH
  4. Standardize and Connect – Boosting Interoperability, Automation and Innovation with Industry APIs
    Klaus Fleischmann, Kaleidoscope GmbH
  5. Dynamic Content Publishing – Your Content… It’s Alive!
    Péter Ács, DEFTEC Europe
  6. Panel Discussion: Controlling Technology Along the Language Supply Chain


The day ends with a HAPPY HOUR – use it for networking and recalling the day! Drinks will be sponsored by Opens external link in new windowAATC, the Austrian Association of Translation Companies.




Organizational matters

Date & Time:Friday, May 12, 2017
10:00 – 17:00 approx. | 10 am – 5 pm approx.
(Check-in starts at 09:30 am) 
Hosts:tekom Österreich, tekom Magyarország, AATC, PROFORD
Venue:Wirtschaftskammer Wien
Gewerbehaus, Wilhelm-Neusser-Saal
Rudolf-Sallinger-Platz 1
1030 Wien (Vienna)
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Attendance Fee:Attendance is free of charge (costs are covered by organizers and sponsors), lunch is at one's own expense.
Check-In:Starting at 09:30 you will get your name badge and some welcome coffee / tea at the entrance to the function room
Registration:The registration deadline expired on May 09, 2017 (registration is no more possible)
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