30 years of Lecture Translator
ISL introduced JANUS, the first speech translation system in Europe and the US and demonstrated the feasibility of speaker-independent, continuous speech translation.
ISL founded the international Consortium for Speech Translation Advanced Research (C-STAR), the earliest team effort on speech translation, together with partners in the US and Japan. C-STAR continues to host and manage the annual IWSLT workshops and evaluations.
ISL presented the first spontaneous speech translation system
ISL presented the first real-time simultaneous speech translation system for lectures
January 1, 2012
ISL partnered up with the French-German INTERREG-project EVEIL-3D
February 1, 2012
The Integrated Project, EU-BRIDGE, started - funded by the European Commission under FP7 and coordinated by ISL.
Main event: Our Lecture Translator is introduced and launched at the KIT. The introduction was a main press event at the University and it has since then served many foreign students in their education here @ KIT