Conference Program

The program of tcworld Japan 2012 takes place in conjunction with the TC Symposium organized by JTCA, the Japanese Technical Communicators Association.

TimeTc Symposiumtcworld Japan track
Wednesday October 3, 2012
9:30 Opening Ceremony
10:00-11:00DokupreisAchieving both enhanced usability and cost reduction

Markus Aellig, Electrosuisse Japan

The business case for mastering liquid content

Chris Laska, Blonde

12:30-14:00                                                Lunch
14:00-15:00Machine Translation: Knowledge Base and Real-Time Chat
Heidi Van Hiel and Tiene Vertriest
15:30-16:30Complex documents mady easy with SCHEMA ST4
Stefan Freisler, SCHEMA GmbH
16:45-17:452D/3D electronic Spare Part Catalogs (From simple documentation to eCommerce)
Rafi Boudjakdjian, TID Informatik GmbH
Thursday October 4, 2012

How to achieve next generation globalization using the Localization Maturity Model

Antoine Ray and Shinji Yoshitake, Welocalize Japan

11:30-12:30Creating competitive advantage by using Theory Of Constrains (Israeli, Middle East) and Toyota Production System (Japan).
Mindaugas Kazlauskas, Synergium of translations
12:30-14:00                                                Lunch
14:00-15:00Service ManualsPoster Session
15:30-16:30Language quality managment system to support globalization of documents
Hideo Yanagi,  Acrolinx

16:45-17:45SCHEMA ST4: A cutting edge, single source system
Stefan Freisler, SCHEMA GmbH
Networking Event
Friday October 5, 2012
10:00-11:00User-Centered Localization – The HP sponsored MEA-I Project Experience
Alfredo Spagna, Arancho Doc
11:30-12:30How new translation systems in the cloud impact translation processes and the translation supply chain.
Marek Piorkowski, Text United
12:30-14:00                                             Lunch
14:00-15:00LocalizationPoster Session
15:30-16:30Improving technical communication using 3D
Shuji Mochida, Dassault Systèmes