Paris, June 28, 2012 – Kwaga won the LT-Innovate Award (Linguistic Technologies Award) for its online service WriteThat.name that keeps the address book automatically up-to-date. The LT-Innovate Summit took place on the 19th of June in Brussels, Belgium.
There were more than 30 LT-companies presenting their activities and technologies at the LT-Summit in front of an audience and an expert jury. The expert jury rated each presentation on the following main criteria:
- Innovation & Technology excellence
- Business potential
- Team experience
- Investment or partnering interest
- Project profile quality
Philippe Laval Kwaga CEO says « We are extremely proud of this award. It recognizes the hard work delivered by our team in the past three years and illustrates WriteThat.name quality and business potential.”
Jochen Hummel chairman of of LT-Innovate concluded: “The language infrastructure is an important piece of enabling technology that the EU should procure as soon as possible. It would be a major booster for the European content economy with positive spill-over effects for almost every segment of the economy and society at large”.