|Simultaneous Translation @ KarlsruheDigital, Oct. 16|
|Hightech-Summit, Oct. 01, 2020|
Prof. Alex Waibel together with Dr. Sebastian Stüker will present their automatic simultaneous translation service at the Hightech-Summit on Oct. 01. Follow the event in the life-stream.Further info...
|MOOC on Machine Translation online on Coursera!|
History, application, approaches, evaluation, metrics, models, data: Get a unique and comprehenisve overview on Machine Translation on Coursera.
|Summer Term Lectures start in April|
All lectures held by ISL will start as planned in the university calendar. All information under lectures...
|IWSLT 2020 - online conference!|
On July 09 and 10 the 17th International Conference on Spoken Language (IWSLT) will take place as official workshop of ACL in Seattle. The workshop will take place as online conference.
|Sebastian Stüker @ UNESCO Headquaters|
Sebastian Stüker was invited to present "Communicating with Everybody: Going the Extra Mile toward Automatic Simultaneous Interpretation for All" on the international conference "Language Technologies for All", Enabling Lingusitic Diversity and Multilingualism Worldwide, UNESCO Headquaters, Paris, Dec. 4-6, 2019
|ICMI Sustained Accomplishment Award for Alex Waibel|
Alex Waibel recieved the ICMI Sustained Accomplishment Award at the 2019 International Conference on Multimodal Interaction in Suzhou (Shanghai) China the 15-17 October. The Sustained Accomplishment Award is awarded each year at ICMI to a senior scientist who has made innovative, long-lasting, and influential contributions to the field of multimodal/multimedia interaction. Further information...
|Visit of Stefan Kaufmann|
Dr. Stefan Kaufmann is member of the German Parliament and member of the committee on education, research and technology assessment. He visited KIT on October 09. Dr. Sebasitan Stüker presented to him our automatic simultaneous translation system.
|Head of DFKI @ ISL|
On July 30, 2019 Prof. Dr. Jana Koehler, the new head of the German Center for AI (DFKI) visited KIT. After a presentation of KIT, followed by technical discussions, a lab tour to the Institute for Anthropomatics and Robotics was done. The work of the humanoid robotics lab was presented and Dr. Sebastian Stüker showed the simultaneous speech translation in action.
KIT's Center for Technology-Enhanced Learning presents the "Digital People". Follow the latest interview with Prof. Alex Waibel (in German only)...
|AI - interview with Alex Waibel|
Artificial Intelligence - what's next? Listen to the interview with Alex Waibel (campus report, in German only).
|Join us at KIT-Innovation Day!|
On July 10, 2019 we will present our Lecture Translator in action:
Visit us @ stand 12, KIT, Audimax, foyer
Talk by Dr. S. Stüker on Breaking the Language Barrier (2pm, A)
Live translation for foreign guests
|Lecture Translator live @ Annual KIT Celebration|
The Lecture Translator was successfully offered as service for foreign participants at the annual celebration of KIT on May 16, 2019. All presentations, talks and discussions were translated from German to English. Prof. Alex Waibel discussed visions, chances and risks of Artificial Intelligence, more information….
|"Hacktival" in Karlsruhe|
Interested in "hacks"? Join the "Hacktival" at ZKM in Karlsruhe on May 11&12, 2019. Alex Waibel is member of the jury and more info can be found here....
|LT Goes to Hannover Messe!|
|Many languages - one voice|
The Horizon 2020 project „ELITR - European Live Translator“ started in January 2019. The goal is to remove the language barrier in communication within and among European citizens, companies, institutes and organizations. Further info here.
|15th IWSLT, Bruges|
The 15th IWSLT took place in the Grand Hotel Casselbergh, Bruges on Oct. 29-30, 2018. What has began as a small workshop has since grown into an important international evaluation campaign, followed by a two-day workshop. Happy birthday IWSLT!
|French Academy of Science and Leopoldina: Robotics AI Symposium|
September 05, the French Academy of Science and the German Leopoldina jointly organised the "Robotics AI Symposium" in the in the prestigious building of the Fondation Simone et Cino Del Duca, Paris. Alex Waibel gave ta talk on "Where Mind and Matter Meet". Further info....
|KIT wins "MINTernational innovativ"|
KIT won the German prize "MINTernational innovativ" in Berlin on June 28, 2018 for its leading work on internationalisation, where ISL's lecture translator plays a leading role in. Further information (in German)...
|SAP Next-Gen - open lectures|
"Intelligent Systems and a Language Transparent World" was the title of Prof. Waibel's open lecture @ SAP Next-Gen on June 19, 2018, where about 100 participated discussed the future of language and translation.
|Keynote @ ARTE Masterclass|
"Artificial Intelligence" was the topic of the Masterclass @ ARTE on June 15, 2018. Alex Waibel was invited for a keynote on "Machine Intelligence and a Language Transparent World".
|Keynote @ IWSDS and GAITC|
|Keynote at United Nations Office, May 07, 2018|
Alex Waibel held a keynote on "Toward a Language Transparent World" on the International Annual Meeting on Computer-Assisted Translation and Terminology at the United Nations Office at Geneva on May 08, 2018.
|Alex Waibel received Leopoldina Certificate|
On March 21, 2018 Prof. Alex Waibel received the certificate by the Leopoldina, one of the oldest academies of science in the world. Prof. Waibel is part of "class 1 - Mathematics, natural science and engineering".
|Join us @ Hackathon - Open Codes @ ZKM|
|Lecture by Prof. Dr. Alex Waibel Intelligent Systems Breaking the Language Barrier @ Leopoldina Symposium|
On the Symposium organized by Leopoldina on „Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning“, to be held on March 22, 2018 Prof. Waibel will give a lecture on: Intelligent Systems Breaking the Language Barrier. All interested are Kindly invited, please register see link
|March 21, official ceremony @ Leopoldina|
During the official ceremony on March 21, Prof. Dr. Alex Waibel will receive his certificate by the Leopoldina. Please register for the event and the following lecture on „the architecture of the internet - trends and risks“ by Prof. Anja Feldmann see link
|Lecture Translation Demo @ EP, Jan. 2018|
Prof. Alex Waibel was invited by the European Parliament to present the automatic simultaneous lecture translation system @ the "European Parliament Administrative Innovation Day", January 12, 2018, Brussels.
|IWSLT 2018 - save the date!|
The 15th International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT) will take place in Bruges, Belgium, on Oct. 30-31, 2018 - save the date!