Agenda SUMMA User Day 20 November

Time Session Presenter
10:00-10:30 Registration
10:30-10:45 Welcome, Introduction, overview Mirko Lorenz, Deutsche Welle
Steve Renals, University of Edinburgh, SUMMA Coordinator
10:45-11:10 Motivation and Vision for automated technologies at BBC Monitoring Judy King, BBC
11:10-11:30 Media monitoring at Deutsche Welle Peggy van der Kreeft, Deutsche Welle
11:30-12:00 Demo of SUMMA Platform Guntis Barzdins, Latvian Information Agency
Sebastião Miranda, Priberam
12:00-12:40 Technical talks:
  • Speech recognition
  • Machine translation
  • Content Enrichment
  • Fact Checking
  • Steve Renals, University of Edinburgh
  • Ulrich Germann, University of Edinburgh
  • Sebastião Miranda, Priberam
  • Andreas Vlachos, USFD
12:40-13:30 Lunch and Tour of DW Rüth Kühn, Deutsche Welle
13:30-15:00 Demos and Technical posters, Coffee & Cookies: What are the challenges?
15:00-15:45 Panel discussion/Feedback session
Topic: How speech and language technologies will impact media industry
Mirko Lorenz, Deutsche Welle
  • Ellen Schuster, Deutsche Welle
  • Judy King, BBC
  • Jonas Bedford-Strohm, Bayerischer Rundfunk
  • Carlos Amaral, Priberam
15:45-16:00 Wrap up Steve Renals, University of Edinburgh