[Elsnet-list] EAMT 08: Final Call for Participation

vertan at informatik.uni-hamburg.de vertan at informatik.uni-hamburg.de
Wed Sep 3 00:17:26 CEST 2008


                             FINAL CALL FOR PARTICIPATION


                       The 12th Annual Conference of the

                  European Association for Machine Translation

                               September  22 - 23, 2008

                                  Hamburg, Germany


The European Association for Machine Translation will hold its annual
conference in Hamburg, Germany, on September, 22 & 23, 2008.  The meeting is
the twelfth in a series of regular events which provide a forum for the
exchange of ideas concerning all aspects of Machine Translation and
computer-aids and tools for translators.  The purpose of the EAMT conference
is to bring together users, developers, and researchers to discuss the
latest developments in the field.

This year the main  focus of the conference  will be on

"Hybrid MT methods in practice: their use in multilingual extraction,
cross-language information retrieval, multilingual summarization, and
applications in hand-held devices"

The conference programme containing oral and poster presenations is  
now available under:

We are pleased to announce two invited speakers:

      * Nicola Cancedda, from the Xerox Research Centre Europe, Grenoble; and

      * Uwe Reinke, Institute for Translation and Multilingual Technologies,
Köln (Cologne)

Please visit the conference web pages at


for the programme, details of the venue, and further travel and
registration information.  Local organization is provided by the University
of Hamburg, Department of Computer Science, Natural Language Systems

Registration closes on 12th September 2008 (extended from 7th September !).
Please follow the link from the conference web pages for secure, on-line
registration. For any iquiry please contact the local organisers at  

                    Willkommen in Hamburg!

On behalf of the local organizers

Cristina Vertan

Walther v. Hahn

Dr. Cristina Vertan
University of Hamburg / Department of Computer Science
Natural Language Systems Division
Vogt-Kölln Strasse 30
22527 Hamburg

phone: +4940428832519 / + 4940428384767
fax: +4940428832515


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