Agenda SUMMA User Day 20 November

Time Session Presenter
10:00-10:30 Registration
10:30-10:45 Overview and Introduction DW Speaker

Steve Renals
University of Edinburgh, SUMMA Coordinator
10:45-11:10 Motivation and Vision for automated technologies at BBC Monitoring Judy King
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
13:30-15:00 Demos and Technical posters, Coffee & Cookies
15:00-15:45 Panel discussion/Feedback session
  • How speech and language technologies will impact media industry
Alexandra Birch, University of Edinburgh
15:45-16:00 Wrap up Steve Renals, University of Edinburgh