Academic Events

  1. SICSA DemoFest, 6 November 2018, Edinburgh 11th SICSA DemoFest – Largest event of its kind in Scotland. Showcases the very best of Informatics and Computing Science research from all of Scotland’s Universities. – Participants: UEDIN (Ulrich Germann, Alexandra Birch) – Activity: presentation, poster presentation, demo
  2. EMNLP/WMT, 31 October – 4 November 2018, Brussels, Belgium Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing – Participants: UEDIN (Ulrich Germann) -Activity: Participation in WMT shared task on News Translation (w/paper).
  3. IWSLT 2018, 29-30 October 2018, Bruges, Belgium, 15th International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation 2018 – Participants: DW (Peggy van der Kreeft) – Activity: Talk, paper submitted by UEDIN
  4. MT Marathon 2018, 3-8 September 2018, Prague, – Participants: UEDIN (Ulrich Germann) – Activity: Lab session on MT in the cloud
  5. ACL, Workshop on Open-source Software in NLP (NLP-OSS), Workshop on Neural MT 15-20 July 2018, Melbourne, Australia 56th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, SUMMA Demo at ACL Demo Session (UG), Poster at NLP-OSS(UG), Workshop on Neural MT (CO-CHAIR; AB) – Participants: UEDIN (Ulrich Germann,  Alexandra Birch) – Activity: project demo, poster, networking
  6. NAACL 2018, 2-4 June 2018, New Orleans, USA, Presented Paper on discourse in MT – Participants: UEDIN – Activity: Poster
  7. EAMT 2018, 28-30 May,  Alicante,  Spain, The 19th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation – Participants: UEDIN (Ulrich Germann), DW (Peggy van der Kreeft, Hina Imran) – Activity: presentation, poster presentation
  8. IWSLT, 14, 15 December 2017, Tokyo, Japan, SUMMA participated in the spoken language task in the International Workshop of Spoken Language Translation 2017 – Participants: UEDIN (Alexandra Birch) – Activity: Poster presentation
  9. TAC KBP 2017, 13-14 November 2017, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, The SUMMA team participated in the TAC workshop, using technologies developed in the context of WP4, such as the Named Entity Recognition and Entity Linking systems. – Participants: Priberam (David Nogueira) – Activity: poster presentation, networking
  10. SICSA DemoFest 2017, 3 October 2017, DemoFest of the Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance – Participants: UEDIN (Ulrich Germann), DW (Peggy van der Kreeft) – Activity: System Demo
  11. Machine Translation Summit XVI, 18-22 September 2017, Machine Translation (MT) Summit is an international conference, which brings together people from the academic and commercial world developing MT and users of MT systems. The conference overviews state-of-the-art technologies in MT, its major contemporary trends and practical applications. – Participants: UEDIN (Ulrich Germann) – Activity: Project Poster
  12. ACL/EACL 2016, 2017 – Association for Computational Linguistics/European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics
  13. EMNLP 2016, 2017, and 2018 – Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing
  14. CORBON 2017 – 2nd edition of the workshop on Coreference Resolution Beyond Onto Notes
  15. TAC 2016 – Text Analysis Conference
  16. Interspeech 2016, 2017, and 2018 – Speech Technology Conference
  17. IEEE ICASSP 2016 and 2017 – IEEE Conference on Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing
  18. SLT 2016 – IEEE Workshop on Spoken Language Technology
  19. INLG 2016 – Biannual International Conference on Natural Language Generation
  20. IWSLT 2016 – International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation
  21. SemEval 2016 – International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation
  22. MediaEval 2016 – MediaEval Benchmarking Initiative for Multimedia Evaluation
  23. LREC – 2016, 10th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference
  24. Demo Day 2017, Lisbon, 25 July 2017,  The LXMLS is a summer school about machine learning taking place in Lisbon, Portugal . Priberam showcased the Entity Tagging and Linking and the Clustering systems currently being developed in the context of SUMMA.
  25. IST Phd Open Days 2017, Lisbon, 5 April 2017, The PhD open Days at Técnico (IST, Lisbon) aim to bring together PhD students and experts.
  26. EAMT 2016, European Association for Machine Translation, Riga, 30 May – 1 June 2016
  27. UK-Speech 2016, 2017, and 2018
  28. MTM 2017 Machine Translation Marathon, Lisbon 28 August – 2 September 2017