SUMAT presents at 6th Language and Technology Conference, Poznań, Poland

Poznan, Poland

Members of the SUMAT consortium ended 2013 with an appearance at 6th Language and Technology Conference in Poznań, Poland, on 9th December. The theme of the event was Human Language Technologies as a Challenge for Computer Science and Linguistics. The event was backed by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education.

SUMAT consortium partner Maribor University gave a presentation entitled “Improving Statistical Machine Translation with Additional Language Models” in the MT section of the conference, describing the n-best list rescoring approach employed for the Serbian-Slovenian language pair within the SUMAT project, and the good results that this approach achieved.