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Gema Ramírez-Sánchez

Business Data
Work Phone: 
+965457549
Other Affiliation: 
https://twitter.com/altlang
Personal Bio
Gema Ramírez holds a Bachelor's degree in Translation and Interpreting and a Master's degree in Computer Applications from the University of Alicante where she started her professional career as a computational linguist. She is the CEO of Prompsit, a language technology provider with a strong focus on tailored MT services and multilingual applications of natural language technologies. She's currently the product manager of AltLang, the language variety converter that will help you to take better care of local audiences. You will find her frequently running workshops or linguistic olympiads everywhere, thanks to the European project Abu-MaTran. She is co-author of various research papers, an active developer the Apertium MT platform and the vice president of ARTES Cultura y Ocio, an association for inclusive leisure for disabled and non-disabled people.
 
Presentation title: 
AltLang, an automatic language variety converter for English, Spanish, French and Portuguese
Presentation description: 
AltLang is an automatic language variety converter that will help you deliver content into different varieties of the same language. It has been developed by Prompsit and it is based on Apertium technologies. Its conversions are completely reliable and will make your content be not just in the right language but also in the right variant of your clients. It has been recently launched and covers varieties of English (en_UK-en_US), Spanish (es_ES-es_LATAM), French (fr_FR-fr_CA) and Portuguese (pt_PT-pt_BR). We will be showcasing how does AltLang work, not just as a stand-alone process but also mixed with translation memories and vocabulary files.