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Localization Industry Standards Association (LISA)



Name Localization Industry Standards Association
Short NameLISA
Organization typeAssociation of companies
Web sitehttp://www.lisa.org
Contact Phone+41 21 821 3210
Contact Fax+41 21 821 3219
Address LISA Secretariat
7 Route du Monastere
City1173 Fechy
CountrySwitzerland
DescriptionSpeaking on behalf of the industry, LISA presents a clear, consistent, unbiased view of the challenges associated with globalization, the standards that apply to the resolution of those challenges, and the worldwide resources available to focus on these issues.



Founded in 1990, LISA is the premier non-profit organization for the GILT (Globalization, Internationalization, Localization, and Translation) business community. Over 400 leading IT manufacturers and services providers, along with industry professionals representing corporations with an international business focus, have helped establish LISA's best practice guidelines and language-technology standards for enterprise globalization. It's the organization to join when you're serious about international business.



LISA serves as a nexus between the many organizations engaged in helping businesses to become global enterprises. This includes customers, governments, technical and industry-specific standards organizations, research and consulting firms, language technology developers and service providers.
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