How can I join the team of SmartPLS translators?

How to join the translation team

SmartPLS already includes different language versions. We are happy to add your language versions! We use an-easy-to-handle software translation tool that very efficiently supports you in the translation process and is fun to use.

If you like to translate SmartPLS into your language, please get in touch and send a short email to

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Most important, we like to thank the translators of the existing language versions for their great support!

Spanish language version:

  • Gabriel Cepeda Carrión, University of Seville, Department of Management and Marketing, Spain.
  • José L. Roldán, University of Seville, Department of Mangement and Marketing, Spain.
  • Julen Castillo Apraiz, University of the Basque Country, Spain.

Japanese language version:

  • Kai Oliver Thiele, Hamburg University of Technology, Human Resource Management and Organizations (HRMO), Germany.

Korean language version:

  • Keonhyeong Lee, Dongguk University / Asia Research Institute, South Korea.

German language version:

  • Katrin Engelke, Hamburg University of Technology, Germany.
  • Andreas Fischer, Hamburg University of Technology, Germany.

Portuguese language version:

  • Carlos M. Afonso, University of the Algarve, Portugal.
  • Paulo Duarte, University of Beira Interior, Portugal.

Italian language version:

  • Francesco Scafarto, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Italy.

French language version:

  • Julien Troiville , University of Rennes 1, France.

Simplified Chinese language version:

  • Kai Oliver Thiele, Hamburg University of Technology, Human Resource Management and Organizations (HRMO), Germany.
  • Keonhyeong Lee, Tsinghua University / School of Economics and Management, China.

Persian language version:

  • Amir Alambeigi, University of Tehran, Iran.
  • Rasoul Ghollamzadeh, Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz, Iran.
  • Mehran Nejati, Edith Cowan University, Australia.
  • S. Mostafa Rasoolimanesh, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia.
  • Azadeh Shafaei, Edith Cowan University, Australia.

Indonesian language version:

  • Hengky Latan, HLC Consulting, Semarang, Indonesia.

Arabic language version:

  • Asmaa A AL-Merghni, University of National and World Economy, Bulgaria, and Ain Shams, Egypt.
  • Ahmad M. A. Zayed, Ha'il University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Sohag University, Egypt.
  • Nidal Dwaikat, An-Najah National University, Palestine.
  • Tamer M. Alkadash, Gulf University, Kingdom of Bahrain.

Malay language version:

  • Azwadi Ali, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia.

Portuguese Brazilian language version:

  • Pedro Afonso, São Francisco University, Brazil.

Romanian language version:

  • Lacramioara Radomir, Babeș-Bolyai University, Romania.

Urdu (Pakistan) language version:

  • Mumtaz Ali Memon, National University of Science & Technology (NUST), Business School, Pakistan.
  • Jun-Hwa Cheah, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
  • Hiram Ting, UCSI Universiti Malaysia.
  • Ramayah Thurasamy, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Vietnamese language version:

  • Tra Thi Phuong Hoang, University of Huddersfield, UK.

Again, we like to thank all contributors for their outstanding support!