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LocWorld-31-–-Dublin-–-June-8-10

The highlight of our week in conferences, LocWorld Dublin kicks off on the 8th of June and goes right through till the 10th. We will be exhibiting at Booth 32 of the Conference Center Dublin, the magnificent venue on the banks of the River Liffey in the heart of the city. We’ll have lots of materials on hand to give out and we’ll have a large team on hand to...

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TAUS QE Summit – Dublin – June 8

Right in the middle of our week of conferences in Dublin, the TAUS QE Summit, hosted by Microsoft, promises to be a very interesting event. John will be heading along to Microsoft’s European Product Development Centre in Leopardstown on June 8th and will be taking part in a panel on Machine Translation quality alongside representatives from eBay, WeLocalize and CrossLang. Quality of output is a subject close to our hearts...

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TAUS Industry Leaders Forum – Dublin – June 6-7

The TAUS Industry Leaders Forum, taking place on June 6th and 7th in Dublin, promises to be a great start to a busy week of conferences and events here at Iconic. Our CEO John Tinsley will be heading over to Clontarf Castle Hotel to participate in a panel on Innovative Business and Pricing models on the 7th. Are we all moving to a managed service model? How can we...

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Iconic awarded EAMT scholarship

Before we head into a busy June, with 3 separate conferences right here on our doorstep in Dublin, we are heading to Riga for EAMT 2016 from May 30th to June 1st. The annual European Association of Machine Translation conference is an invaluable opportunity to look in at how Machine Translation research is progressing, with a particular focus on Europe. The keynote speech will come from Alexander Fraser of...

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East Meets West 2016 another huge success!

After last year's excellent East Meets West conference, we couldn't wait to get back to Vienna for the 2016 edition which will be taking place at the Palais Niederösterreich from April 21 - 22. Our Head of Business Development Diane Foley and Iconic Co-founder Dr. Páraic Sheridan will be making the journey to the beautiful Austrian capital to attend the event that brings together the companies and...

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GALA-New-York-a-success-as-attendees-flock-to-hear-about-MT-sales

Date:20 - 23 March 2016 Location: New York Title: GALA 2016 Annual Conference We are delighted to once again attend the GALA 2016 Annual Conference that will take place this year at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge, from March 20-23. This is the 5th consecutive year that Iconic will be represented at GALA, and we're delighted to be taking an even more...

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ELRC-Ireland-Workshop-–-Dublin-–-Jan-28

Date: 28 January 2016 Location: Dublin, Ireland Title: ELRC's Ireland Workshop Iconic co-founders John Tinsley and Páraic Sheridan are delighted to be attending the ELRC's Ireland Workshop this coming Thursday, January 28th, at the European Commission offices in our home city of Dublin, Ireland. Iconic has a long history with the European Commission, from its early days as an FP7 project when our world-leading MT...

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TAUS Industry Leaders Forum – Dublin – June 6-7

• Iconic to comment on MT metrics, tools and services Dublin – December 09, 2015 – Iconic Translation Machines, a leading Irish translation software company, today announces that CEO John Tinsley will sit on the panel for the TAUS webinar The Game Changers of 2016, scheduled to be broadcast on Thursday, 10 December, 5pm CET (4pm GMT). One of the key take-aways from the TAUS annual conference is that game...

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Iconic’s-feature-article-in-Multilingual-magazine-cracks-the-Chinese-MT-conundrum

Ever wondered why Chinese MT quality varies across projects? Why it makes strange mistakes? Why it’s one of the more difficult languages on the spectrum for MT? The latest edition of MultiLingual magazine gets up close and personal on the topic with Iconic CEO John Tinsley in an in-depth feature on "Machine translation and the challenge of Chinese". In this 4-page long feature, John explains, “When developing...

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