AMTA 2016 is soliciting contributions to our research, commercial user, and government user tracks, and a technology showcase of commercial and research-stage MT technology.

 

Call for Exhibitors in the Technology Showcase  Closed
Call for MT Research Papers  Closed
Call for Presentations: Commercial MT Users and Translators  Closed
Call for Presentations: Government MT Users  Closed
Call for Workshop Proposals  Closed
Call for Tutorial Proposals  Closed

 

Important dates for research, commercial, and government tracks:

Submission deadline: Thursday, 14 July 2016
Notification of acceptance: Monday,  15 August 2016
Final “camera-ready” versions: Monday, 12 September 2016

General Chair: George Foster (NRC Canada)

Steering Committee: Alon Lavie (Amazon), Hassan Sawaf (eBay), Mike Dillinger (LinkedIn)

Research Track Co-Chairs: Lane Schwartz (U Illinois), Spence Green (Lilt)

Commercial Track Co-Chairs: Steve Richardson (LDS Church), Olga Beregovaya (Welocalize)

Government Track Chair: Jennifer Doyon (MITRE), Lucie Langlois (CAS)

Workshops and Tutorials Chair: Roland Kuhn (NRC Canada)

Publications Chair: Elaine O’Curran (Welocalize)

Publicity Chair: Elliott Macklovitch

Technology Showcase Chair: Jennifer DeCamp (MITRE)

Web Master: Mike Dillinger (LinkedIn)

Business and Local Arrangements: Priscilla Rasmussen (ARCS)

MT Summit XV | Keynote Speakers

by Mike Dillinger | August 19, 2017

AMTA and IAMT are proud to announce the following keynote speakers for MT Summit XV in Miami: KyungHyun Cho (NYU) — Neural Machine Translation: Introduction and Progress Report Abstract: Neural machine translation is a recently proposed framework for machine translation, which is purely based on neural networks. Neural machine translation radically departs from the existing, widely-used, […]

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MT Summit XV | Full Program

by Mike Dillinger | August 16, 2017

Come to MT Summit XV to see all of these events: Schedule-MTSummit2015_oct7 Keynote Speakers Papers in the MT Researchers’ Track Presentations in the Commercial MT Users & Translators’ Track Presentations in the Government MT Users’ Track Tutorials Workshops Technology Showcase Social Program: Banquet at the Rusty Pelican, Sunday November 1 at 6:30 PM

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MT Summit XV | Commercial MT Users presentations accepted

by Mike Dillinger | August 16, 2017

These presentations were accepted for the Commercial MT Users & Translators track: Farkhat Aminov Yandex.Translate approach to the translation of Turkic languages Nikhil Bojja Machine Translation in Mobile Games – Augmenting Social Media Text Normalization with Incentivized Feedback Robin Bonthrone, Konstantin Lakshin Why are we (still) waiting? What premium translators need to use MT effectively. […]

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MT Summit XV | Tutorials

by Mike Dillinger | August 16, 2017

  Friday, October 30 Morning Session Introduction to Machine Translation — Jay Marciano, Lionbridge Target Audience:  Translators and other translation industry professionals This tutorial is for people who are beginning their journey with machine translation and want an overview of what it is, how it works, how it can be used, and whether it can […]

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Slate from Precision Translation Tools

by Mike Dillinger | June 24, 2017

Precision Translation Tools announces the release of Slate, the first packaged SMT toolkit for native Windows x86-64 operating systems. Note: “native” means without Cygwin. There is also a parallel Slate package for Linux. Packages include command-line utilities from Moses, MGIZA++ and PTTools necessary to train, tune and evaluate phrase and phrase-factored SMT models. You can […]

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New Tutorials for AMTA 2016

by Mike Dillinger | June 12, 2017

October 28: — Introduction to MT (Jay Marciano) — Dependency-Based Statistical Machine Translation (Qun Liu and Liangyou Li) November 1: — Computer Aided Translation: Advances and Challenges (Philipp Koehn) — Advances in Neural Machine Translation (Rico Sennrich, Alexandra Birch, and Marcin Junczys-Dowmunt) — ModernMT (Marcello Federico and Marco Trombetti)   Scroll down for more information. […]

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