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S5 - Translation, Localisation, Multilingualism

Friday 13th February 2009 - 11:00-12:45

Chair: Gerhard Budin - Rapporteur: Stelios Piperidis

 
Introduction
Gerhard Budin (Universität Wien, A / S5 Chair) Overview
 
Talks
"Language Resources and Tools for Machine Translation: Trends, Demands, Predictions"
Hans Uszkoreit (DFKI, DE)
- Presentation
"Outlook for Spoken Language Translation"
Marcello Federico (FBK, IT)
Position Paper Presentation
 
"Three Challenges for Localisation"
Josef Van Genabith (Dublin City University - NCLT, IRL)
Position Paper Presentation
"Assessing User Satisfaction with Embedded MT"
Tony Hartley (University of Leeds, UK)
Position Paper Presentation
"Institutional Translators and LRT"
Josep Bonet-Heras (EC - DG Translation, LUX)
Position Paper Presentation
"Language Technology in the European Parliament's Directorate General for Translation: Facts, Problems and Visions"
Alexandros Poulis (EP - DG Translation - IT Support Unit, LUX)
Position Paper Presentation
" 'Cloud Sourcing' for the Translation Industry"
Andrew Joscelyne (TAUS, FR)
Position Paper Presentation
 
Discussants
Frank Van Eynde (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven - CCL, NL)
Harold Somers (Dublin City University - SC, IRL)
  

For a thorough description of the session see the S5 - Translation, Localisation, Multilingualism section.