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2013 ATC London

2013 ATC London

To deal with today’s downward price pressure on Language Service Providers (LSPs), we have to rethink the value proposition for customers. What used to be valid a couple of years ago could be worthless in today's hyperconnected online world. Words as user-generated content, search engine marketing, online customer support, intelligent assistants, e-discovery, and others didn't even exist around 20 years ago. Where does your LSP want to be in 10 years time?

tauyou <language technology>

September 27, 2013

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  23. Channels Main Ideas: Apps /WhatsApp / Skype... Example

  24. Revenues / Costs Main Ideas: innovative financial models Example

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  28. Life is about the people you meet and the things

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