Daniela Ford, London-based freelance translator, localiser, a lecturer at UCL, and trainer for translation technology in the UK and abroad, will give a talk on Social Media for Translators.
Daniela Ford has an MSc in Technical Translation from the University of Hildesheim, Germany. She started her professional career in London where she worked 5 years as an in-house translator (French/English into German) before going freelance in 1999 and then forming her own limited company. Her main subject areas are technical and software localization, and she works for many international blue-chip companies.
A keen reader and language enthusiast, she has learned around 10 languages so far in her life (currently Mandarin), and has a passion for everything related to language technologies including software development and localization.