Monday, 18 October, 2021 - 09:00 to 13:00

European Language Grid (online workshop)

Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz

Ústav formální a aplikované lingvistiky and LINDAT/CLARIAH-CZ, Matematicko-fyzikální fakulta, Univerzita Karlova

Jazykovedný ústav Ľ. Štúra Slovenskej akadémie vied

invites you to

10th Regional ELG Workshop: Czech Republic, Slovakia

Joint Czech and Slovak project workshop European Language Grid

18. 10. 2021, 9:00 - 13:00


The seminar is intended for those interested in computer processing of natural languages (NLP) in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. We welcome participants from the research as well as the commercial spheres. The aim of the meeting is to present the European platform ELG (European Language Grid) and to discuss partners about the further development and possibilities of NLP.


  • 9:00 Introduction
    • Barbora Vidová-Hladká, director of ÚFAL MFF UK
    • Gabriela Múcsková, director of JÚĽŠ SAV
  • 9:10 Georg Rehm (DFKI): Introduction to ELG (automatic Czech subtitles)
  • 9:40 Jan Hajič (ÚFAL): Automatic language processing in the Czech Republic (automatic English subtitles)
  • 10:05 Radovan Garabík (JÚĽŠ SAV): Automatic language processing in Slovakia
  • 10:30 coffee break
  • 10:45 Jan Hajič (ÚFAL): ELE project (European Language Equality)  (automatic English subtitles)
  • 11:10 Martin Popel (ÚFAL): Machine translation  (automatic English subtitles)
  • 11:30 Zdeněk Krňoul (ZČU Plzeň): Sign language  (automatic English subtitles)
  • 12:00 Diskuse
  • 13:00 Závěr

Subtitles (Czech and English) will be generated automatically during presentations using the (so far) experimental tool ELITR.

The seminar will take place online using the ZOOM platform. We will send the link only to registered applicants.


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