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Meet us @ IBC 2019

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When: September 13-17

Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands

What is it?

The IBC (International Broadcasting Convention) is an international trade show and conference catering to broadcasters, content creators and distributors, media hardware manufacturers, professional associations, and many other stakeholders in the media industry.

Date

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

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Meet us @ ECIR 2019 Industry Day

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When: April 18th

Where: Cologne, Germany

What is it?

ECIR is short for European Conference on Information Retrieval, a major get-together of IT and media professionals that actually started on April 14th. ECIR Industry Day is the fifth and final day of the event, focusing on applied information retrieval technology and featuring various sessions, demos, and a social program.

Date

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

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New HLT project GoURMET to improve machine translation for low-resource languages and domains

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The name sounds very haute cuisine, but the only pot the GoURMET consortium will be stirring is that of Global Under-Resourced Media Translation: Started in January 2019 and funded by the EU’s Horizon 2020 program, our latest human language technology (HLT) effort is all about improving the robustness and applicability of neural machine translation (NMT) to low resource languages and domains.

Date

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

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Meet us at the MESA/HITS Content Workflow Management Forum

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When: February 28th

Where: London, UK

What is it?

The Content Workflow Management Forum caters to all organisations involved in the production and distribution of entertainment programming. Its focus is on improving content production workflows and exploring new technologies with regard to the industry’s specific needs and challenges.

Date

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

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The SUMMA Platform – Explained in 106 Seconds

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If you’ve been following this blog, you’ve probably heard of SUMMA, one of our biggest and most succesful language technology projects so far. Over the course of three years, the SUMMA consortium (= DW and 8 other partners) has built a comprehensive platform for multilingual media monitoring. But what does that mean exactly? And how will the software benefit newsrooms? Our explainer video can answer those questions in less than two minutes:

Date

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

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Meet us @ Summa User Day and Language Technology Hands-on Days in Bonn

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Interested in AI-driven human language technology (HLT) and looking for a chance to test the latest state-of-the-art tools? Come visit us in Bonn in week #47!

Date

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

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Meet us @ language technology (and AI) events in Berlin and Geneva

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AI-driven human language technology (HLT) is getting a lot of attention these days. And since we’re involved in several projects dealing with topics like automatic speech recognition (ASR), neural machine translation (NMT), or summarization, it means we’re frequently asked to share insights and do networking at HLT events. This week, we’re actually headed to three workshops in two cities:

Date

Monday, November 5th, 2018

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Project news.bridge is good to go

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Making audiovisual/broadcasting content available in virtually any language – this is the goal of news.bridge, yet another human language technology (HLT) undertaking of ours that was kicked off in late January.

Date

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

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DW Research and Cooperation Projects team wins prize for “Best Editorial Tool” at BBC SUMMA newsHACK

summa_newshack_2017The latest installment of the BBC newsHACK, held in London on November 22nd and 23rd, saw DW innovation team members Hina Imran and Olga Kisselmann win a prize in the category “Best Editorial Tool”. They had developed a very useful Slackbot for SUMMA data.

Date

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

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Meet us @ STOA HLT Workshop

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When: January 10th

Where: European Parliament, Brussels

What is it? A meeting of experts dedicated to putting HLT (Human Language Technologies) on the European political agenda.

Date

Friday, January 6th, 2017

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