Icelandic evening news interviews ELRC workshop speaker

2016-11-21

An interview with Icelandic ELRC workshop speaker Professor Eirikur Rögnvaldsson, filmed during the recent ELRC workshop in Reykjavik, was broadcast on the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service (RÚV) evening news. In the interview, Professor Rögnvaldsson spoke about Icelandic in the digital age. The segment aired on November 16 to mark the celebration of the Day of the Icelandic Language.

Professor Eirikur Rögnvaldsson teaches the Icelandic language at the University of Iceland. He is also an expert in the field of natural language processing. At the ELRC seminar in Reykjavik, Professor Rögnvaldsson gave a lecture entitled "Icelandic in the Digital World in the Era of Globalization."

Click here to watch the segment on the Icelandic National Broadcast Service (begins at 17:34).