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Machine Translation Summit XVI

Nagoya University, Japan
September 18 - September 22, 2017.

CALL FOR PAPERS

The 16th Machine Translation Summit, organized by the Asia-Pacific Association for Machine Translation (AAMT), will be held at Nagoya University, Japan, in September 18-22 2017.

Machine Translation (MT) Summit is an international conference, which brings together people from the academic and commercial world developing MT and users of MT systems. The conference overviews state-of-the-art technologies in MT, its major contemporary trends and practical applications.

CFP Research Program Track

MT Summit XVI solicits original research papers that will advance the field of Machine Translation. We seek submissions across the entire spectrum of MT-related research activity. Submissions must be unpublished, and in English. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Advances in various MT paradigms: data-driven (NMT, SMT, EBMT), rule-based, and hybrids
  • MT applications and embedding: translation/localization aids, speech-to-speech, speech-to-text, OCR, MT for communication (chats, blogs, social networks), multilingual applications, etc.
  • Technologies for MT deployment: quality estimation and domain adaptation
  • MT in special settings: low resources, massive resources, high volume, low computing resources
  • Human factors in MT and user interfaces for MT
  • Linguistic resources for MT: dictionaries, terminology banks, corpora
  • MT evaluation techniques and evaluation results
  • Empirical studies on translation data

Submission Instructions:

Papers must not exceed 12 (twelve) pages plus 4 (four) pages for references. All papers should follow the formatting instructions included with the style files, and should be submitted in PDF. Latex, PDF and MS Word style files will be available soon.

To allow for blind reviewing, please do not include author names and affiliations within the paper and avoid obvious self-references.

Papers must be submitted to the START system by 11:59 pm PDT (GMT – 7 hours), Monday May 15, 2017.

Multiple Submissions:

Papers presented at MT Summit XVI must represent new work that has not been previously published. It is the responsibility of the author(s) to inform the program chairs of any potential problem with respect to this requirement. Authors submitting a similar paper both to MT Summit XVI and another conference or workshop must inform the program chairs by email (research@mtsummit2017.org), specifying to which other conference or workshop they are submitting their work. If the paper is accepted and presented at MT Summit XVI, then it must be withdrawn from other conferences and workshops.

Important dates:

  • Paper Submission deadline : Monday, May 15, 2017
  • Notification of paper acceptance : Monday, June 19, 2017
  • Final "camera-ready" versions : Monday, July 24, 2017

Briefly about Nagoya

The metropolis of Nagoya, central Japan's biggest city with a population of 2,250,000. Originally a castle town built by Tokugawa Ieyasu, Nagoya is admired as a global manufacturing city with a legacy of traditional culture and craftsmanship... At the same time, Nagoya has garnered great interest for its unique food culture, and the city's commercial districts are home to bustling multitude of restaurants that serve Nagoya-meshi. (http://www.nagoya-info.jp)

 


 
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