ELRC Berlin Workshop agenda

Agenda

Time                              Topic
09:00 – 09:15

Opening, Welcome, Aims and Objectives by ELRC

Prof. Josef van Genabith, Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz (Presentation)

09:15 – 09:25

Welcome by Locals

Karola Peters, Bundesministerium des Inneren

Sabine Scheidemann, DGT Local Field Office Berlin

09:25 – 09:35

Welcome by the EC

Kimmo Rossi, European Commission 

09:35 – 09:50

The EU and Multilingualism

Kimmo Rossi, European Commission (Presentation)

09:50 – 10:20

Languages and Language Technologies in Germany

Prof. Alex Waibel, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Presentation)

10:20 – 11:00

Panel: Multilingual Public Services in Germany

Dr. Georg Rehm, Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz (Presentation)

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break and Networking
11:30 – 12:15

Automated Translation: How does it work? 

Prof. Josef van Genabith, Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz (Presentation)

12:15 – 12:45

What data is needed?

Khalid Choukri, European Language Resources Association (Presentation)

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14.00 – 14.30

Legal framework for Contributing Data

J. Weitzmann, iRights (Presentation), Dr. Yuri Glickman (Fraunhofer FOKUS) (Presentation)

14:30 – 15:10

Panel: Data and Language Resources in Germany

Prof. Andreas Witt, Institut für Deutsche Sprache (Presentation)

15:10 – 15:40

Data and Language Resources: Technical Issues

Khalid Choukri, European Language Resources Association (Presentation)

15:40 – 16:00 Coffee Break and Networking
16:00 – 16:30

How can Public Institutions benefit from the CEF.AT Platform

Kimmo Rossi, European Commission (Presentation)

16:30 – 17:00

How can I contribute to CEF.AT – Practical Aspects

Prof. Josef van Genabith, Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz (Presentation)

17:00 – 17:30

Interactive Session: Best Practice for the Future: Capitalize on your Valuable Data

Prof. Felix Sasaki, Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz (Presentation)

17:30 – 17:40

Wrap-up, On site Conclusions and Commitments

Prof. Josef van Genabith, Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz

 

Inquiries

For further questions, please get directly in touch with the local workshop manager, Dr. Andrea Loesch (andrea.loesch@dfki.de, +49 681 8 57 75-52 83). We look very much forward to hearing from you.