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International award for the speech synthesis technology

Following last year’s success, the speech synthesis system developed by a team from INNOETICS and the Institute for Language and Speech Processing (“Athena” Research Center) was ranked first at Blizzard Challenge 2014 on all 6 languages! Blizzard Challenge is a unique international competition organized by the Speech Synthesis Special Interest Group (SynSIG) of the International [...]

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META-NET Strategic Research Agenda for Multilingual Europe 2020

More than two years in the making, META-NET’s first version of the Strategic Research Agenda for Multilingual Europe 2020 (SRA) was published on July 11, 2012. This document is the result of a discussion between hundreds of experts from research and industry. The main purpose of the SRA is to raise awareness for the field [...]

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White paper released by META-NET: “The Greek Language in the Digital Age”

This white paper is part of a series that promotes knowledge about language technology and its potential. It addresses journalists, politicians, language communities, educators and others. The availability and use of language technology in Europe varies between languages. Consequently, the actions that are required to further support research and development of language technologies also differ. [...]

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