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AMTA 2018 | Call for Tutorial Proposals

by | October 30, 2017

Contact: Steve Richardson (tutorials@amtaweb.org)

AMTA 2018 is seeking proposals for tutorials on all topics related to MT. We are interested in tutorials presented by experts from the following categories:
– MT Researchers and Developers
– Commercial MT Users
– Government MT Users
– Translators using MT
Any themes connected to MT research, development, deployment, use, and evaluation are welcome. Past tutorials have included: Introduction to MT, Statistical MT, Advances in Neural MT, Interactive and Adaptive MT, Advances in Computer-Aided Translation, and using specific systems such as MateCat, ModernMT, and the Microsoft Translator Hub.

Important dates:

– Proposal submission deadline: Monday, December 11, 2017
– Notification: Friday, January 5, 2018
– Tutorial materials due date: Friday, March 2, 2018.

– Tutorial days: Saturday, March 17, 2018 or Wednesday, March 21, 2018.

NOTE: AMTA will not print out materials for tutorial organizers – if the organizers plan to distribute such materials, they should bring them to AMTA.


Tutorials are a forum for experts in MT and MT-related areas to deliver concentrated training on a topic of interest in half-day (or occasionally full-day) teaching sessions. Please consult the accompanying AMTA2018_Tutorial_Proposal_Form.docx for a detailed description of appropriate formats, appropriate supporting material, and compensation for AMTA 2018 tutorials.

How to submit a tutorial proposal:

To submit your proposal, fill in the AMTA2018_Tutorial_Proposal_Form.docx and send it to the Tutorials Chair: Steve Richardson (tutorials@amtaweb.org) with the subject line: “AMTA 2018 tutorial proposal.”

After you have submitted your proposal, you can continue to edit your proposal submission until the submission deadline. If you have any questions about the Tutorials proposal submission process please contact the Tutorials Chair: Steve Richardson (tutorials@amtaweb.org) with the subject line: “AMTA 2018 tutorial proposal.”



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