ELRC second workshop in Hungary

Workshop Agenda


12 November 2018


Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Benczur u 33, 1068 Budapest


  • The European Language Resource Coordination (ELRC) consortium

  • Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences; Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy

08:00 – 09:00 


09:00 – 09:10

Welcome and introduction

Tamás Váradi, ELRC/MTA-NYTI

09:10 – 09:15

Welcome by the EC

István Perger, The European Commission Representation in Hungary

Session 1. Connecting a multilingual Europe: European context and local needs

09:15 – 09:35

Connecting public services across Europe: ambition and results so far

Alexandra Wesolowska, EC

09:35 - 09:55

National initiatives for digital public services and (open) data

 Barna Gaál, Ministry of Interior


09:55 - 10:05

OFFI in the Service of e-government
Ákos Kántor, OFFI


10:05 - 10:25

CEF in Hungary: an outlook into current and future challenges

Ferenc Kneisz, Ministry of Innovation and Technology

10:25 - 11:10

The implementation of the CEF Program in Hungary: Panel session

Moderator: Zoltán Bódi, Insitute for Hungarian Language Strategy


Zsolt Árki/Gábor Balázs (tbc), EESSI – OEP
Ferenc Kneisz, Ministry of Technology and Innovation
Zsuzsa Kurkó, International Children’s Safety Service
István Moldován, National Széchenyi Library
Szabolcs Sebő, Hungarian Official Gazette


11.10 – 11:30

Coffee Break
11:30 – 11:50

The CEF eTranslation platform @ work

Micha Jellinghaus, eTranslation Engines Project Manager, DGT, EC 

Session 2. Engage: hands-on data

11:50 – 12:30

The European Language Resource Coordination (ELRC) action: why and how you can engage and benefit

Stelios Piperidis, Institute for Language and Speech Processing / Athena R.C., ELRC


12:30 – 13:30

Lunch Break

13:30 – 13:50

ELRC in Hungary

Váradi Tamás, ELRC/MTA-NYTI


13:50 – 14:15

Can language data be shared and how? National and European legal framework

Nóra Takács, SZTNH


14:15 – 14:45

Identifying and managing your data: Questions & Answers

Moderator: Tamás Váradi, ELRC/MTA-NYTI & Stelios Piperidis (ILSP/ELRC)

14:45 – 15:00


Moderator: Tamás Váradi (ELRC/MTA-NYTI)

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee Break and networking