Thursday, December 2nd, 2010
08:30-09:00 Workshop Registration
09:00-10:00 Workshop Opening
09:00-09:15
Welcome Remarks
Joseph Mariani
LIMSI-CNRS & IMMI, France
09:15-10:00
Invited talk: Is Machine Translation ripe for EU translators?
Josep Bonet
DG Translation of the European Commission
Coffee Break (10:00-10:15)
10:15-12:00 Evaluation Campaign
10:15-11:00
Main Findings of the Evaluation Campaign bibtex
Michael Paul, Marcello Federico and Sebastian Stüker
FBK-irst, Italy; NICT, Japan; Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
11:00-11:20
TALK task: The ITI-UPV Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Guillem Gascó, Vicent Alabau, Jesús Andrés-Ferrer, Jesús González-Rubio, Martha-Alicia Rocha, Germán Sanchis-Trilles, Francisco Casacuberta, Jorge González and Joan-Andreu Sánchez
Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
11:20-11:40
DIALOG task: The MSRA Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Chi-Ho Li, Nan Duan, Yinggong Zhao, Shujie Liu, Lei Cui, Mei-yuh Hwang, Amittai Axelrod, Jianfeng Gao, Yaodong Zhang and Li Deng
Microsoft Research Asia, Natural Language Computing, China
11:40-12:00
BTEC task: The MIT-LL/AFRL IWSLT-2010 System bibtex
Wade Shen, Timothy Anderson, Raymond Slyh and A. Ryan Amizadeh
MIT Lincoln Laboratory, USA
Lunch (12:00-13:30)
13:30-14:15
Invited talk: Hierarchical Phrase-based Translation with Weighted Finite State Transducers
William Byrne
Cambridge University, UK
14:15-15:45 Oral Session I
14:15-14:45
If I Only Had a Parser: Poor Man's Syntax for Hierarchical Machine Translation bibtex
David Vilar, Daniel Stein, Stephan Peitz and Hermann Ney
RWTH Aachen University, Germany
14:45-15:15
Dynamic Distortion in a Discriminative Reordering Model for Statistical Machine Translation bibtex
Sirvan Yahyaei and Christof Monz
University of London, UK; University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
15:15-15:45
Factor Templates for Factored Machine Translation Models bibtex
Yvette Graham, Josef van Genabith
Dublin City University, Ireland
Coffee Break (15:45-16:00)
16:00-18:00 Poster Session I
LIMSI @ IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Alexandre Allauzen, Josep M. Crego, Ilknur Durgar El-Kahlout, Le Hai-Son, Guillaume Wisniewski and Francois Yvon
LIMSI-CNRS, France
LIUM's Statistical Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Anthony Rousseau, Loïc Barrault, Paul Deléglise and Yannick Estève
University of Le Mans, LIUM, France
FBK @ IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Arianna Bisazza, Ioannis Klasinas, Mauro Cettolo and Marcello Federico
Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Ricerca Scientifica e Tecnologica, Italy
The TUBITAK-UEKAE Statistical Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Coskun Mermer, Hamza Kaya and Mehmet Ugur Dogan
TUBITAK-UEKAE, Turkey
The ITI-UPV Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Guillem Gascó, Vicent Alabau, Jesús Andrés-Ferrer, Jesús González-Rubio, Martha-Alicia Rocha, Germán Sanchis-Trilles, Francisco Casacuberta, Jorge González and Joan-Andreu Sánchez
Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Instituto Universitario Mixto de Tecnología Informática, Spain
The KIT Translation system for IWSLT bibtex
Jan Niehues, Mohammed Mediani, Teresa Herrmann, Michael Heck, Christian Herff and Alex Waibel
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
NTT Statistical MT System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Katsuhito Sudoh, Kevin Duh and Hajime Tsukada
NTT Communication Science Labs, Japan
LIG Statistical Machine Translation Systems for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Laurent Besacier, Haithem Afli, Do Thi Ngoc Diep, Hervé Blanchon and Marion Potet
University J. Fourier, GETALP, LIG, France
The MIT-LL/AFRL IWSLT-2010 System bibtex
Wade Shen, Timothy Anderson, Raymond Slyh and A. Ryan Amizadeh
MIT Lincoln Laboratory, USA
The MSRA Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Chi-Ho Li, Nan Duan, Yinggong Zhao, Shujie Liu, Lei Cui, Mei-yuh Hwang, Amittai Axelrod, Jianfeng Gao, Yaodong Zhang and Li Deng
Microsoft Research Asia, Natural Language Computing, China
A Bayesian Model of Bilingual Segmentation for Transliteration bibtex
Andrew Finch and Eiichiro Sumita
NICT, Japan
Comparing Intrinsic and Extrinsic Evaluation of MT Output in a Dialogue System bibtex
Anne H. Schneider, Ielka van der Sluis and Saturnino Luz
Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Faster Cube Pruning bibtex
Andrea Gesmundo and James Henderson
University of Geneva, Switzerland
Real-Time Spoken Language Identification and Recognition For Speech-to-Speech Translation bibtex
Daniel Chung Yong Lim, Ian Lane and Alex Waibel
Carnegie Mellon University, USA; DSO National Laboratories, Singapore
Sign Language Machine Translation Overkill bibtex
Daniel Stein, Christoph Schmidt and Hermann Ney
RWTH Aachen University, Germany
The pay-offs of preprocessing for German-English Statistical Machine Translation bibtex
Ilknur Durgar El-Kahlout and Francois Yvon
Univ. Paris-Sud and LIMSI-CNRS, France
Towards a General and Extensible Phrase-Extraction Algorithm bibtex
Wang Ling, Tiago Luís, João Graça, Luísa Coheur and Isabel Trancoso
L2F Spoken Systems Lab, INESC-ID Portugal
Analysis of Translation Model Adaptation in Statistical Machine Translation bibtex
Kevin Duh, Katsuhito Sudoh and Hajime Tsukada
NTT Communication Science Laboratories, Japan
ITU-T standardization on Network-based Speech-to-Speech Translation
Chiori Hori and Satoshi Nakamura
NICT, Japan
18:00-18:45 Panel
Social event (20:00-)
Friday, December 3rd, 2010
09:30-10:15
Invited talk: Resources for Adding Semantics to Machine Translations
Jan Hajič
Charles University in Prague
Coffee Break (10:15-10:30)
10:30-12:00 Oral Session II
10:30-11:00
Mining Parallel Fragments from Comparable Texts bibtex
Mauro Cettolo, Marcello Federico and Nicola Bertoldi
Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Italy
11:00-11:30
Multi-Pivot Translation by System Combination bibtex
Gregor Leusch, Aurélien Max, Josep Maria Crego and Hermann Ney
RWTH Aachen University, Germany; LIMSI-CNRS, France; Univ. Paris Sud, France
11:30-12:00
An Algorithm for Cross-Lingual Sense-Clustering Tested in a MT Evaluation Setting bibtex
Marianna Apidianaki and Yifan He
Alpage, INRIA & Universite Paris 7, France; Dublin City University, Ireland
Lunch (12:00-13:30)
13:30-14:15
Invited talk: The Quaero Program: Multilingual and Multimedia Technologies
Jean-Luc Gauvain
LIMSI/CNRS, Orsay, France
14:15-15:45 Oral Session III
14:15-14:45
A Combination of Hierarchical Systems with Forced Alignments from Phrase-Based Systems bibtex
Carmen Heger, Joern Wuebker, David Vilar and Hermann Ney
RWTH Aachen University, Germany
14:45-15:15
CCG Augmented Hierarchical Phrase-Based Machine Translation bibtex
Hala Almaghout, Jie Jiang and Andy Way
Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland
15:15-15:45
Modelling Pronominal Anaphora in Statistical Machine Translation bibtex
Christian Hardmeier and Marcello Federico
Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Italy
Coffee Break (15:45-16:00)
16:00-18:00 Poster Session II
AppTek's APT Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Evgeny Matusov and Selçuk Köprü
Apptek, Inc., Turkey
The ICT Statistical Machine Translation Systems for the IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Hao Xiong, Jun Xie, Hui Yu, Kai Liu, Wei Luo, Haitao Mi, Yang Liu, Yajuan Lv and Qun Liu
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Computing Technology, China
DCU Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Hala Almaghout, Jie Jiang and Andy Way
Dublin City University, School of Computing, Ireland
I2R Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Xiangyu Duan, Rafael Banchs, Jun Lang, Deyi Xiong, Aiti Aw, Min Zhang and Haizhou Li
Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore
The INESC-ID Machine Translation System for the IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Wang Ling, Tiago Luís, João Graça and Luísa Coheur
Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores Investigacao e Desenvolvimento, Portugal
The MIRACL Arabic-English Statistical Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Ines Turki Khemakhem, Salma Jamoussi and Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou
MIRACL Laboratory, Tunesia
The NICT Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Chooi-Ling Goh, Taro Watanabe, Michael Paul, Andrew Finch and Eiichiro Sumita
National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan
The POSTECH's Statistical Machine Translation Systems for the IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Hwidong Na and Jong-Hyeok Lee
Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea
The QMUL System Description for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Sirvan Yahyaei and Christof Monz
University of London, United Kingdom
The RWTH Aachen Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Saab Mansour, Stephan Peitz, David Vilar, Joern Wuebker and Hermann Ney
RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Tel Aviv University's System Description for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Kfir Bar and Nachum Dershowitz
Tel Aviv University, Israel
Statistical pattern-based MT with Statistical French-English MT bibtex
Jin'ichi Murakami, Takuya Nishimura and Masato Tokuhisa
Tottori University, Japan
N-gram-based Machine Translation enhanced with Neural Networks bibtex
Francisco Zamora-Martinez, Maria Jose Castro-Bleda and Holger Schwenk
Universidad CEU-Cardenal Herrera Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
UPC-BMIC-VDU system description for the IWSLT 2010: testing several collocation segmentations in a phrase-based SMT system bibtex
Carlos Henríquez, Marta R. Costa-jussà, Vidas Daudaravicius, Rafael E. Banchs and José B. Mariño
Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya, Spain
ILLC-UvA machine translation system for the IWSLT 2010 evaluation bibtex
Maxim Khalilov and Khalil Sima'an
University Amsterdam, the Netherlands
The UvA System Description for IWSLT 2010 bibtex
Spyros Martzoukos and Christof Monz
University Amsterdam, the Netherlands
The GREYC/LLACAN Machine Translation Systems for the IWSLT 2010 Campaign bibtex
Julien Gosme, Wigdan Abbas Mekki, Fathi Debili, Yves Lepage and Nadine Lucas
University of Caen Basse-Normandie, GREYC, France
Morphology-to-Syntax Alignment for Factored Phrase-based SMT bibtex
Kemal Oflazer and Reyyan Yeniterzi
Carnegie Mellon University, Qatar Campus, Qatar
Improved Vietnamese-French Parallel Corpus Mining Using English Language bibtex
Do Thi Ngoc Diep, Laurent Besacier and Eric Castelli
LIG Laboratory, France; MICA Center, Vietnam
MorphTagger: HMM-Based Arabic Segmentation for Statistical Machine Translation bibtex
Saab Mansour
RWTH Aachen University, Germany
18:00- Final remarks + announcements