Think Latin America Announces Sponsorship of 2013 Internationalization and Localization Conference

Think Latin America announces participation and sponsorship of the 2013 Internationalization and Localization Conference and Training in Santa Clara, California.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 28, 2013 --( Think Latin America announced today that it is participating in and sponsoring the 2013 Internationalization and Localization Conference and Training in Santa Clara, California. The event will be held March 13th and 14th at the TechMart Meeting Center and is organized by Boulder, Colorado-based internationalization experts Lingoport ( The conference day features a two-track theme with expert presentations, panel discussions, and product demo derbies by industry leading companies. Geared toward bridging the gap between software development and localization, the conference focuses on best practices, processes, and technology. The conference day will once again be preceded by a full day internationalization training. The theme of this year’s two-day event is bridging the gap between software development and localization; the conference features an internationalization training, panel discussions, expert presentations, demo derbies, and excellent networking opportunities.

Fabiano Cid and Maria Cecilia Maldonado are the Creators and Organizers of Think Latin America. “Lingoport is a prominent industry player and a long-standing supporter of Think Latin America,” said Cid. “I had the pleasure to attend the previous conference they organized and the quality of the content was very impressive. I am happy that we managed to have a presence there again.” According to Maldonado, “We are very happy with the sponsorship denomination that we share with Lingoport in our event: Sparkle Sponsor. The two conferences are filled with industry stars, both on stage and in the audience.”

As in 2012, the conference kicks off with a full day of stand-alone internationalization training lead by Olivier Libouban, Lingoport’s Globalization Lead. Class attendees will work together to master concepts, writing systems, interface issues, and input methods, and then learn to detect and resolve issues within various codes. This class offers a great training opportunity while connecting with fellow professionals in the global development industry, and is ideal for software engineers/development managers, i18n/L10n managers, test engineers, and QA managers.

Registration and additional information about the 2013 Internationalization and Localization Conference and Training are available at:

About Think Latin America
Organized by Ccaps ( and SpeakLatam (, Think Latin America is where leading industry experts, strategists and true decision makers get together to talk about the region that continues to grow and attract investments every day. Could this growth be because of the more stable economic policies, or the technology transformation that is underway there? Or is it because of the vibrant emerging middle class that is boosting the demand for goods? The doors are open to immense opportunities in the “new” Latin America. Even attendees can learn more about Latin America as a business region, listen to success stories of global companies that seized the opportunities offered by its booming market, find out what is moving and shaking Latin America online and offline, and interact with experts who provide various views on Latin America – from the inside and the outside, as seen by suppliers and buyers, from a globalization and business point of view. For more information, please visit or contact the organizers at and
Think Latin America
Fabiano Cid
+55 (21) 2507-5989