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      Network Luncheon: How to Leverage Globalization Strategy for Today’s Evolving Market in Sunnyvale

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      September 22, 2017

      Friday  12:30 PM

      Cost approximately $40-50
      Sunnyvale, California 94087

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      Network Luncheon: How to Leverage Globalization Strategy for Today’s Evolving Market

      RobotX Space partnership with Beyondsoft,Come do LUNCH with a community with high achieving globolization experts you can bank on. Traditional approaches to product globalization cannot keep pace with today’s fast changing business needs. As our partner, Beyondsoft brings expert engineers who are constantly developing new ways to optimize processes and innovate tools to scale up product globalization with quality, which enables clients to meet their global marketing needs. Please join our speakers Craig Cummings, UTC Vice-Chair, Globalization Evangelist at VMware; Marina Malkevich, Director at Yahoo! and Alvin Duan, Test Lead, Globalization Services at Yahoo! They will share their insights, experiences, and skills in deploying agile processes for globalization; how to track and automate projects to meet fast changing markets’ expectations. Who Should Attend: Network with a roomful of driven, supportive and trail-blazing entrepreneurs Leadership team of a company who want to hear about globalization IT professionals who is looking for cloud/ bigdata/ IoT/ globalization solutions You'll learn: Globalization - standards, tools, practices International product design knowledge to meet global market localization needs Agile G11N/L10N testing for mobile product Agenda: 12:30pm - 13:00pm Lunch 13:00pm - 13:50pm Unicode & Internationalization, How VMware does Globalization 13:50pm - 14:00pm Breakout Session 14:00pm-  14:50pm Keynotes: How Yahoo does Globalization About the Speakers Craig Cummings, UTC Vice-Chair at Unicode Consortium Craig has been working in the field of software globalization for over twenty years. Before his recent role at Informatica, Craig was at Zynga making games in a variety of languages including Arabic. Before that, at Yahoo! Inc., he helped drive corporate technical strategy for internationalization with a particular focus on Middle Eastern markets. Prior to that, Craig was with Oracle's Applications globalization team where he worked closely with Sun's internationalization team to shape some of the pluggable locale, resource bundle, font, and supplementary character support in Java. Marina Malkevich, Dir. Globalization services at Yahoo! Has more than 15 years experience in Globalization industry. Manages Yahoo! Globalization services operations (Localization production, Translation and Linguistic review services, Globalization testing of Web and native Mobile apps, outsourcing, Vendor management). Represents Globalization function in company Mobile Excellence Leadership team; sets and drives Globalization standards and requirements. Her team is responsible for international launches to 75 countries. They ensure that every Yahoo! experience is globally developed and locally relevant to the company’s more than 700 million users worldwide. Alvin Duan, Test Lead, Globalization service, Yahoo! Alvin has more than 15 years QE experience working for market leading companies, from desktop software (Mozilla) to enterprise disaster recovery solution (CA.), from mobile device management platform (HP) to consumer mobile apps. (Yahoo!). He is now responsible for Yahoo! Flagship mobile apps globalization quality - Yahoo Mail, Flickr, Yahoo Father & Aviate, etc, which is the program called "Same Day Launch" with up to 67 supported languages. Organizer Co-organizer Sign up today and meet the experts in person! We will give the venue a proactive headcount and notify you the location of the event after registration. More information: or questions may be directed to email at

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