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DIA 2019 San Diego

  Date: 23-27 June 2019 Location: San Diego Title: DIA 2019 Global Annual Meeting DIA 2019 is taking place in San Diego, California, from June 23 - 27th. Iconic's CEO, Dr. John Tinsley, and Global Head of Enterprise Sales, Diane O'Reilly, will be attending this Global Annual Meeting of the Drug Information Association. For the past 50 years, DIA has fostered collaboration to address healthcare challenges....

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LOC World

  Date: 11-13 June 2019 Location: Estoril Title: LocWorld40       LockWorld40, one of the leading conferences for international business, translation, localisation and global website management, takes place at the Estoril Congress Center, Estoril, Portugal, from the 11th - 13th of June. Iconic is pleased to announce that our Global Head of Enterprise Sales, Diane O'Reilly, will be speaking at this event. In the session entitled Neural Language...

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TAUS Global Conference London 2019

  Date: 15th May 2019 Location: London Title: TAUS Global Content Summit London The TAUS Global Content Summit London takes place at the Nobu Hotel Shoreditch in London, May 15th. Iconic is pleased to announce that CEO, Dr. John Tinsley, will once again be participating in the event, and will be speaking in the afternoon on the topic of "The Evolving Role of Neural MT in...

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Issue-29-Improving-Robustness-in-Neural-MT

Author: Dr. Rohit Gupta, Sr. Machine Translation Scientist @ Iconic

Despite the high level of performance in current Neural MT engines, there remains a significant issue with robustness when it comes to unexpected, noisy input. When the input is not clean, the quality of the output drops drastically. In this issue, we will take a look at the impact of various types of 'noise' on...

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CEF

Iconic's consortium awarded funding by the European Commission under CEF program. Award was the largest amount provided under INEA in this call (€1,138,781). Project entitled PRINCIPLE: Providing Resources in Irish, Norwegian, Croatian and Icelandic for the Purposes of Language Engineering. Dublin - March 20, 2019– Iconic Translation Machines (Iconic), a leading Machine Translation (MT) software and solutions provider, today announces its involvement in a consortium...

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Issue-28-–-Hybrid-Unsupervised-Machine-Translation

Author: Dr. Patrik Lambert, Machine Translation Scientist @ Iconic

In Issue #11 of this series, we first looked directly at the topic of unsupervised machine translation - training an engine without any parallel data. Since then, it has gone from a promising concept, to one that can produce effective systems that perform close to the level of fully supervised engines (trained with parallel data). The...

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