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Meet-Rana-Das-Iconic’s-new-Technical-Lead

It’s been a busy summer here at Iconic as we have welcomed more team members to our Dublin office. We sat down with new Technical Lead Rana Das to find out all about his life before Iconic, what advice he would have for those just arriving in Ireland, and his hopes for the future of our industry.   [caption id="attachment_5107" align="aligncenter" width="345"] "Rana (left), is welcomed by...

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Meet-Raj-Nath-Patel-Iconic’s-newest-Machine-Translation-Scientist

We were delighted to recently welcome Raj Nath Patel to the team as a Machine Translation Scientist. Raj joins Iconic from India and has expertise in Neural Machine Translation (NMT) and Statistical Machine Translation (SMT). We sat down with Raj to find out more about his background, what he thinks about recent developments in NMT, and what it's like to be living in Ireland! Hi Raj!...

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Neural-machine-translation-leads-discussions-at-TAUS-and-LocWorld-Spain

A busy summer has continued for Iconic as we recently travelled to Spain to attend both the TAUS Industry Leaders Forum and LocWorld. First up was a trip to Girona for the TAUS Industry Leaders Forum which was held across June 12 and 13. The forum was a unique gathering of directors of internationalisation from global corporations and successful technology start-up companies meeting with entrepreneurs from...

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How-Neural-Machine-Translation-can-aid-the-e-discovery-process

Neural Machine Translation (NMT) is a hot topic these days. But what role can it play in identifying, collecting, and producing electronically stored information (ESI) in e-discovery? How exactly can it benefit law firms, e-discovery service providers, and end-clients?  We are already seeing Machine Translation (MT) being used in new ways aside from its “traditional” use in post-editing workflow. More and more frequently this includes cases...

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Iconic-integrates-custom-neural-machine-translation-systems-into-its-proprietary-Ensemble-Architecture

This week we are treating you to an abridged version of an article written by Iconic CEO John Tinsley which features in this month’s edition of Multilingual magazine. As the intrigue surrounding Neural Machine Translation gathers apace, John shares his thoughts on The Neural Frontier...

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Iconic awarded EAMT scholarship

Iconic recently joined forces with the ADAPT Centre, a world-leading research centre based at Dublin City University, Ireland, to present the findings of a joint research project at the 20th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT) in Prague. The conference showcased the latest in academic Machine Translation (MT) research and development and featured presentations examining the best practices from the global...

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Neural-machine-translation-high-on-the-agenda-at-SlatorCon-London

Iconic headed to the first ever SlatorCon London last week which took place at the Ace Hotel in the British capital on May 9. The event was hosted by online platform Slator, best known for providing expert insights into the translation and technology markets. and was attended by over 60 senior executives from the language services industry. SlatorCon London explored some of the key drivers of...

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TAUS Webinar on NMT- June 7

The forum is a unique gathering of over 60 directors of internationalisation from global corporations and successful technology start-up companies meeting with the owners and entrepreneurs from language service and technology provider companies. It will address common issues and challenges they face in creating more efficient translation processes. The forum aims to lay out strategies, raise awareness of industry dynamics and, where possible, agree to...

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TAUS Webinar on NMT- June 7

Iconic CEO John Tinsley will take part webinar on Neural Machine Translation (NMT) on June 7 as part of the TAUS Translation Technology Webinar series. In the webinar, John will examine the recent mainstream media coverage surrounding neural machine translation (NMT), how NMT differs from existing SMT technology, and Iconic’s own experience in integrating NMT into its proprietary Ensemble Architecture™. Based on deep learning and artificial intelligence, NMT...

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