About the presenter

John Moran is a German to English translator, software engineer and translation technology researcher. As a translator productivity and technology consultant and co-owner, he also maintains ties to Transpiral, a translation agency he founded in 1997, while working as an occasional lecturer in technical translation at Trinity College, Dublin. He is currently a research fellow with ADAPT, a large Irish research centre with a strong focus on language technology, and was the original developer behind the iOmegaT Translator Productivity Testbench, which is used by large companies like Welocalize and HP to measure and improve translator productivity.