Because this year’s event is virtual, you do not need to select your schedule in advance, but we do recommend planning your week ahead of time for an easier time navigating the virtual platform. Pre-conference workshops will be released on demand on Monday, October 12th and Industry Forums will be released on Friday, October 16th - check your emails for login instructions. All breakout/track sessions will be released on Tuesday, October 13th at 2:45pm EDT for on demand viewing. All event content will be available on demand for six months. Please note all times are shown in Eastern Time.
Annalisa Nash Fernandez is a specialist in the cultural elements of technology and business. An experienced corporate strategic planning director, she bridges her dual background as a sociolinguist to navigate cross-cultural communication. Annalisa held various roles at Philip Morris International and Kraft Foods, based in São Paulo, and investment banks in New York and Santiago. In her consulting career she is a linguist for Transperfect, an intercultural strategist for multinationals, and a pro bono interpreter and advocate. Annalisa holds an MA in translation from the University of Wisconsin, and a BS in international finance from Georgetown University.