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Responsible for creating a vision for future user documentation for all products of the Business Unit Interventional X-ray of Philips Healthcare. Responsible for managing an improvement project on user documentation for a new product of the Business Unit. Responsible for revising current processes around authoring, translation and distribution of user documentation, in cooperation with suppliers.

Presentation title: 
Combining language technologies with structured content processes for medical devices
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Philips Healthcare optimized the management of product information of its medical devices through the adoption of a structured content architecture intertwined with translation production technologies and translation process automation. This presentation shares experiences, rewards and challenges when moving from a monolithic publishing paradigm to an agile multilingual topic based content life cycle. Current implementation aspects of conditional publishing, on-device, dynamic publishing, embedded translation production technologies and QA processes as well as future plans will be presented.