Profile

  • 1985 - 1992 Studies at the University of the Saarland (Germany), graduate translator for Russian and English, specialised in technology; Diploma thesis on terminological entry structures
  • 1992 - 1997 Freelance translator, interpreter and terminologist
  • 1997 - 2005 Employee at Audi Akademie GmbH in Ingolstadt (Germany) with the following areas of responsibility; Terminology, Customer Service, Quality Management
  • Since 2005 Freelance provider of dbterm terminology services
  • MultiTerm trainer since 2005
  • Member of TermNet since 2010
  • Certified ECQA trainer for "ECQA Certified Terminology Manager - Basic" since 2011
  • Member of the Loctimize Group since 2011
  • Certified "ECQA Innovation Manager" 2011
  • Member of the Advisory Board of the German Institute for Terminology ("Deutsches Institut für Terminologie e.V.") since 2012

SERVICES

Consulting for Tools and Technology

  • Terminology management systems
  • Terminology extraction tools and services
  • Interfaces (translation memory systems, content management systems, authoring tools)

Terminology Concepts

  • Definition of term bank structures, of roles, rights and input models
  • Process definition and documentation for the complete terminology process

Practical Terminology Work

  • Setting up terminology databases
  • Analysis of terminology stock at hand
  • Transfer of legacy data
  • Merging and consolidating terminological data
  • Terminology extraction
  • Terminology input and import
  • Conversions from other formats
  • Terminology maintenance
  • Exports and provision in other formats

Quality Assurance

  • Terminology validation and maintenance
  • Terminology consistency checks (between terminology data, translation memories and other sources)
  • Clearing up translation memories

Project Management

  • Implementation of defined terminology processes
  • Support of terminological master theses
  • Organization, support and realization of terminology projects
  • Setting up and supervision of terminology circles

Workshops

  • Preparation, execution and moderation of terminology workshops

Trainings

  • Introduction to terminology work (basic priniciples, terminology work with Excel, etc.)
  • SDL MultiTerm (MultiTerm Desktop, MultiTerm Administrator, MultiTerm Convert, MultiTerm Extract, MultiTerm     online)
  • ECQA Certified Terminology Manager

CUSTOMERS AND REFERENCES

  • altalingua, Bucharest (Romania)
  • AUDI AG, Ingolstadt (Germany)
  • Audi Akademie GmbH, Ingolstadt (Germany)
  • BAUER Spezialtiefbau GmbH, Schrobenhausen (Germany)
  • Continental AG, Hanover (Germany)
  • EditorNetwork Medien GmbH, Munich (Germany)
  • Giesecke & Devrient GmbH, Munich (Germany)
  • KRONES AG, Neutraubling (Germany)
  • Knorr-Bremse Group, Munich (Germany)
  • SDL Trados Technologies, Stuttgart (Germany)
  • SOS Children's Villages, Innsbruck (Austria)
  • Sprachen & Dolmetscherinstitut, Munich (Germany)
  • TermNet - International Network for Terminology, Vienna (Austria)
  • VALIAL Solution GmbH, Ilmmuenster (Germany)
  • viaLanguage, Portland (USA)

LINKS

CONTACT

dbterm terminology services
Diana Braendle
Maria-in-der-Au 5
85053 Ingolstadt
Germany
Tel:        +49 (0) 8459 - 332 99 46
Fax:       +49 (0) 8459 - 332 99 47
Mobile:   +49 (0) 1520 - 171 17 90
e-mail:    info@dbterm.de
Internet:  http://www.dbterm.de/