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TAUS-Translation-Technology-Webinar-–-Feb-4th

Title: "Machine Translation with Subject Matter Expertise" Date: February 4th 2014 Time: 17:00 CET / 12:00 EST Link: TAUS Translation Technology Showcase Webinar What better way to kick off the new year than with a webinar about Machine Translation! Please join us when we will be presenting during the January edition of the TAUS Translation Technology Showcase Webinar about moving away from a one-size-fits-all approach to MT and introducing...

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Iconic-Trip-Report

An extremely productive few weeks in Canada and Poland! After more than a dozen flights, connections taking us through 5 countries and numerous timezones, things have finally settled down so that we can reflect on our experiences at AMTA, TAUS, Localization World, and the EPO Patent Information Conference. Machine Translation: The Hot Topic Machine Translation is very much a hot topic in the industry at the moment with...

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Language-Challenge-8-Russian

Русский (Russiky) Quick Facts Russian is the official language of four countries - Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan - but is widely spoken and understood in more than a dozen others. It is a Slavic language and shares roots with many of the other languages in Eastern Europe, including the languages of the Baltic. The Imperial Russian Academy (now the Russian Academy of Sciences) was founded...

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Language-Challenge-7-Chinese

中文 (Zhōngwén) Quick Facts Chinese and variants are the most widely spoken languages in the world with more than 1 billion native speakers. It is a member of the Sino-Tibetan language family and has influenced many other major languages such as Japanese and Korean. Mandarin, also known as standard Chinese, is the most commonly spoken variety and is the official language of both the Republic of...

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Latest-Iconic-News-–-A-busy-2-months-ahead

The Iconic Team is hitting the road in October and November! We will be attending, presenting, running seminars, and exhibiting at a number events in the localisation and patent information industry in Vancouver, Canada, and Warsaw, Poland. You can see an overview of the specific events below - click through to see more specific detail on each event! October in Vancouver American Machine Translation Association Conference (AMTA),...

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Spotlight on machine translation at East meets West 2017

Date: 4 - 6 November 2014 Location: Warsaw, Poland Title: European Patent Office's Patent Information Conference The final event of our busy autumn schedule takes place back across the water in Europe! We will attend the European Patent Office's annual Patent Information Conference which will take place at the Hotel Sofitel Victoria in Warsaw, Poland from November 4-6. We will be at exhibitor stand 19 for the...

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Localization-World-–-Vancouver-–-Oct-29-31

Date: 29 - 31 October 2014 Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada Title: Localization World The Iconic Team is hitting the road to attend a number of events this October and November! The final event in the Vancouver trilogy, following AMTA and TAUS, is Localization World which will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre from October 29-31. We will be at exhibitor stand 113 for the duration of...

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TAUS Machine Translation Showcase - Dublin - June 4

Date: 27 - 28 October 2014 Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada Title: TAUS Annual Conference The Iconic Team is hitting the road to attend a number of events this October and November! Directly following AMTA, we will attend the TAUS Annual Conference to be held at the Fairmont Hotel in Vancouver, BC, Canada, on October 27th and 28th. TAUS is a very unique event allowing for lively participation...

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AMTA-–-Vancouver-–-Oct-22-26

Date: 22 - 26 October 2014 Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada Title: American Machine Translation Association Conference (AMTA) The Iconic Team is hitting the road to attend a number of events this October and November! The first of these is the American Machine Translation Association Conference (AMTA) to be held at the Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel in Vancouver, BC, Canada, Wednesday, October 22 through Sunday, October 26,...

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Introducing-“The-Language-Challenges-Series”

Machine Translation is about more than just data and computer processing. Machine Translation is about content and language, and languages have different styles, structures, and personalities. We are delighted to announce that, starting next week, we will be publishing a 8-part blog series in which, each week, we take a detailed look at a world language from a linguistic perspective, provide some facts and figures, and...

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