Terminology and Localisation in Africa and beyond

ANLoc Project
Johannesburg, South Africa

This year Anloc will be getting together with guests from South Africa and across the globe. With teams active in terminology development and localisation those will be the strong focus for this years event.


  1. Meet other localisers and language professionals and grow professional and project links
  2. Learn about terminology development and localisation platforms developed by Anloc partners

Tentative schedule:

This is growing and developing with your input. Please let us know if there is something specific that you would like to learn.

Monday, 28 Jan

  • Sharing and learning - tell us what you have to contribute
  • Break away to extend Pootle's test coverage for your language

Tuesday, 29 Jan

  • Terminology drive through, exploring terminology and dictionary software
  • Invited guests interested in terminology

Wednesday, 30 Jan

  • Focus on localisation. Looking at issues, tools and features developed in Anloc that can be redeployed by other localisers.


We will be meeting in Midrand close to Johannesburg. The venue is relatively close to the Gautrain so that you can explore Johannesburg via train.

Visa requirements:

Most applicants will need a visa, please check the requirements for your passport, we will supply invitation letters as needed.