Monday, 5 December, 2022 - 14:00

Charles Translator for Ukraine

Over the course of two weeks in March 2022, a team of experts from MFF UK trained a Ukrainian-Czech translator, which the public could immediately use for free thanks to the research infrastructure, later also using the web interface ( and the mobile application Charles Translator for Ukraine.

In the talk, we will briefly explain the state-of-the-art in neural machine translation. We will describe Charles Translator and present our experience from the development of the Czech-Ukrainian MT system and about organizing a WMT competition that used real-world data from the deployment of Charles Translator.