Topics I speak about

Alolita speaks internationally on topics including:

  • Language Computing: Conversational AI, NLP, speech to text, text to speech, internationalization (i18n), localization tools, fonts, keymaps, character and emoji encoding, designing scalable language technology tools, Unicode, ICU, CLDR
  • Deep Learning: Machine learning applications for language computing, Conversational AI, OCR, Machine Translation
  • Computer Science: Web performance, building scalable APIs and reliable services, offline architectures, last mile access, app usability, accessibility
  • Open Standards: Unicode, Web technologies, Unix/Linux, Indic Language Script Standardization for digital layouts, fonts, input tools
  • Open Data: Wikidata, user-generated content (UGC), open language corpora
  • Open Source: Driving code contribution in open source projects, best practices, innersource principles and applying to large-scale projects, measuring success, licensing and compliance, building OSPOs
  • Engineering Management: Building great teams, best practices, agile techniques, making scrum work for your team
  • Women in Technology: Practical tips on building an engineering career, becoming a great engineering leader
  • Women in Organizational Boards: Sharing experiences from serving on boards of non-profit, mission-driven organizations