The second European Language Resource Coordination (ELRC) workshop in Romania

Agenda

When:

1 November 2018

Where:

Commission Representation in Romania (Titulescu Hall), 31 Vasile Lascăr, Bucharest

Organisation:

•    The European Language Resource Coordination (ELRC) consortium
•    The European Institute of Romania (EIR)

09:00 – 09:30 

Registration

09:30 – 09:45

Welcome and introduction

Carmen Toma, DGT Field Officer, European Commission
Dan Tufiș, ELRC Technology National Anchor Point (Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence “Mihai Drăgănescu”, Romanian Academy)
Laura Mihăilescu, ELRC Public Services National Anchor Point (European Institute of Romania)

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

09:45 – 10:05

Connecting public services across Europe: ambition and results so far

Alexandru Ceaușu, Programme Officer - EU policies, Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology, European Commission

10:05 – 10:25

National initiatives for digital public services and (open) data

Mihail Cazacu, Cabinet Director for the Secretary of State Coordinator of IT, General Secretariat of the Government

10:25 – 11:10

CEF in Romania: an outlook into current and future challenges – Panel session

Moderator: Laura Mihăilescu, head of Translation Coordination Unit, European Institute of Romania & ELRC Public Services National Anchor Point

Panelists:

  • Larisa Panait, adviser, Information Technology Department, General Secretariat of the Government

  • Romulus-Andrei Bena, European Affairs adviser, Solvit Centre, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

  • Răzvan Crăciunescu, Information Technology Department, Ministry of Justice

  • Cristina Ioana Roiu, head of unit at the Romanian Academy Library, Councillor of Europeana Network Association

11:10 – 11:30

The CEF eTranslation platform @ work

Dan Tufiș, director, Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence “Mihai Drăgănescu” , Romanian Academy & ELRC Technology National Anchor Point

Alexandru Ceaușu, Programme Officer - EU policies, Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology, European Commission

11.30 – 12:00

Coffee Break

Session 2. Engage: hands-on data

12:00 – 12:25

The European Language Resource Coordination (ELRC) action

Stelios Piperidis, ILSP/Athena R.C., ELRC

12:25 – 12:45

ELRC in Romania

Dan Tufiș, director, Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence “Mihai Drăgănescu”, Romanian Academy & ELRC Technology National Anchor Point

12:45 – 13:20

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

Pawel Kamocki, legal expert, Evaluations and Language resources Distribution Agency

13:20 – 14:20

Lunch Break

14:20 – 14:45

Preparing and sharing data with the ELRC repository – and what happens next

Maria Giagkou, ILSP/Athena R.C., ELRC

14:45 – 15:15

Identifying and managing your data: Questions & Answers

Moderator: Laura Mihăilescu, head of Translation Coordination Unit, European Institute of Romania & ELRC Public Services National Anchor Point

All speakers

15:15 – 15:30

Conclusions

Laura Mihăilescu, head of Translation Coordination Unit, European Institute of Romania & ELRC Public Services National Anchor Point

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee Break and networking