| Category: ||E-Conf |
| Subject: ||LANGTECH 2002 IN BERLIJN |
| From: ||euromap BE/NL |
| Email: ||euromap_(on)_ntu.nl |
| Date received: ||15 Mar 2002 |
| Start date: ||26 Sep 2002 |
LANGTECH 2002 IN BERLIJN
LangTech 2002: The New European Forum for Language Technology
An exciting new event dedicated to the market for innovation in
speech technologies in Europe and beyond. LangTech 2002 will be held on
26-27 September 2002 at the Hotel Schweizerhof in Berlin. Register at
get regular updates and the latest news.
LangTech 2002 is the international forum for people and organisations
involved in the development, deployment and exploitation of spoken and
written language technologies in real world applications. It will
keynote talks from leading players, presentations from a wide range of
developers and solution providers, panel discussions of key issues
the market in Europe and beyond, and an exhibition of applications,
products, services and research prototypes. Special sessions will enable
start-up companies to promote and pitch their products and services and
explore funding possibilities.
LangTech 2002 will feature relevant developments in many aspects of
and language technology:
TECHNOLOGIES: existing language technologies that are ready for
SOLUTIONS: new market ready or close to market solutions.
TRANSFER: case studies of successful language technology transfer.
EXPLOITATION: best-practice reports on exploitation.
MARKETING: success stories on the marketing of language technology
FINANCING: venture capital for language technology companies.
TRENDS: new trends in research and future market opportunities.
LangTech 2002 will cover a wide range of language technologies with
VOICE SOLUTIONS: for the control of software and machinery, customer
relationship management, systems for the handicapped and multimodal
communication in an ambient intelligence setting.
KNOWLEDGE SOLUTIONS: for information and knowledge management, content
management, e-learning, document authoring and management.
MULTILINGUAL SOLUTIONS: for software localisation, automatic text
translation, translation memories, interactive speech translation and
crosslingual information retrieval.
LangTech 2002 will specifically address the following people and
organisations involved in the development, deployment and exploitation
speech and language technologies:
DEVELOPERS: industrial developers from SMEs and large corporations.
INTEGRATORS: service providers and integrators of language technology
ENTREPRENEURS: founders and managers of language technology start-up
RESEARCHERS: scientists/technologists from academia, research centres
FACILITATORS: decision-makers, analysts, technology transfer
INVESTORS: venture capital providers and investment banks.
MEDIA: media representatives and technology information providers.
Demonstrations of applications, products, services and research
will be featured in the exhibition, and the forum will provide ample
opportunities for face-to-face meetings with potential users, providers,
partners and investors. LangTech 2002 will also offer pre-conference
tutorials on new methods and hot technology developments.
LangTech 2002 is organised by EUROMAP Language Technologies, assisted
German National Competence Center for Language Technology funded by the
German Ministry for Education and Research, the Investmentbank Berlin,
European Network of Excellence in Human Language Technologies (ELSNET)
and several other corporate