Ccaps and SpeakLatam Take Think Latin America to Ireland

A Shot of Guinness with Salt and Lime, Please? - After three successful editions, Think Latin America makes it to Europe this year.

Dublin, Ireland, January 23, 2013 --( Organized by Ccaps ( and SpeakLatam ( with the unending support from CNGL, the Centre for Next Generation Localization (, Think Latin America is coming to Europe this season. Following the tradition of selecting exquisite and unique locations, the event will take place in a beautifully restored historic mansion in the heart of Ireland, just 20 minutes outside of Dublin. So save the date for the next Think Latin America event: April 17-18, 2013.

Attendees will meet over a two-day event to sit back, listen, learn, brainstorm, and include that extra spice into their business processes. The Think Latin America program, which aims at taking the world on a tour to Latin America, indulges attendees into interactive presentations and exciting panel discussions. Irrespective of its being organized by language industry leaders, Think Latin America will focus on practices, strategies and cases beyond and above translation to meet the needs of a varied audience. Entrepreneurs, executives and knowledge-seekers will gain all they need to enter, sustain, grow, and capture the Latin American market.

Fabiano Cid and Maria Cecilia Maldonado are the creators and co-organizers of the Think Latin America series of events. “No doubt, the momentum of the three previous editions created magical excitement and positive energies all over,” said Maldonado, Managing Director of SpeakLatam. “And with it came a deep sense of responsibility. Responsibility to touch base with new sizzling topics and to cover and cater to cross-industry professionals while introducing amazing statistics, case stories and technological advancements – content that lead to growth and development,” complemented Cid, Managing Director of Ccaps.

Some of the topics planned for this year’s program include:

- What does Latin America have to offer in terms of infrastructure, resources and technology development? Success stories included.
- Imports and exports. How attractive is the trade balance between Latin America and Ireland – or even Europe?
- Digital entrepreneurship is blooming in Latin America: Any opportunities for foreign investment?
- Green IT, sustainable architecture and clean energy: A whole new environment opens up in Latin America.
- On the move: Latin Americans go mobile and no one stops them now.
- It’s the economy, stupid: What schools and government are doing to prepare students for the skill sets they will need to succeed.

Advisory board members from Microsoft, PayPal and more are talking to some of the greatest minds in the industry and beyond to have them lead the discussions and share their stories with the most exclusive, exciting (and excited) audience in global events covering regional aspects. We are talking about Latin America, after all...

Check out the Think Latin America Dublin hotsite at Registration information will follow soon, but you can start planning right now.

For more information, please contact:

Fabiano Cid
+55 (21) 8222-9988
Maria Cecilia Maldonado
+54 (9) 351-3399665

About Ccaps:
Ccaps Translation and Localization is a language service provider with expertise in Brazilian Portuguese and Latin American Spanish. The company is internationally recognized for translation accuracy, in-depth local knowledge and business reliability. Transparent communication with clients and the use of top human and technological resources are key company values. Its expertise in technical translation, software and web localization, project management, machine translation post-editing and multimedia projects has secured Ccaps the leading position in its segment since 1999.

About SpeakLatam:
SpeakLatam is an expert, direct resource providing comprehensive solutions for language translation and software/website localization in English, Spanish, and Brazilian Portuguese. The consultative approach along with agility, scalability, and adaptability makes the company a valued partner for the entire life cycle of client projects, including all post-sales activity. The regional knowledge, native resources, technical expertise, and measurable processes grant the team with the highest credentials in the industry, allowing them to deliver flawless results that will exceed all expectations of consumers, business partners, and stakeholders across Latin America.

About CNGL:
The Centre for Next Generation Localisation (CNGL) is a dynamic Academia-Industry partnership with over 100 researchers developing novel technologies addressing the key localisation challenges of volume, access and personalisation. Our objective is to produce substantial advances in the basic and applied research underpinning the design, implementation and evaluation of the blueprints for the Next Generation Localisation Factory. Our mission is to revolutionise localisation via breakthroughs in automation, composition and integration, focusing on: Integrated machine translation technology, speech-based interfaces and more personalised speech output, multilingual digital content management for personalised multilingual content access and delivery, localisation workflows and system integration.
Think Latin America
Fabiano Cid
+55 (21) 2507-5989