Info Day: Language and Content Processing Technologies of ILSP / “Athena” RIC @ Thessaloniki Science Festival (EN)

The “Athena” Research and Innovation Center is glad to participate to Thessaloniki Science Festival 2015 taking place from 14 to 17 May at the Sports & Culture Facility “WE” and Pavilion 8 of the International Fair of Thessaloniki. Thessaloniki Science Festival is organised by the educational organisation “Science Communication – SciCo”, the British Council, the Municipality of Thessaloniki, the Thessaloniki International Exhibition Centre – HELEXPO, and the Sports & Culture Facility “WE”, in collaboration with the Hellenic Physics Society, and various academic, research and educational institutes.

With the theme “Science and Technology: From Theory to Practice”, the 2nd Athens Science Festival will host a broad range of events and innovative activities addressed not only to science students but to everyone.

The participation of ILSP and the “Athena” Research and Innovation Center includes talks, labs, contests, café scientifique, as well as demonstrations of applications and activities in the form of an interactive expo.

Open Day

One of the main events organized by “Athena” RIC is the presentation of the activities of the Institute for Language and Speech Processing (ILSP), which will give the audience the opportunity to learn about ILSP’s work and achievements in the research areas it is active in, including:

  • Natural Language Processing
  • Speech Technologies
  • Natural Interaction and embodied communication
  • Intelligent Systems and Multimedia
  • Learning Technologies
  • Cultural Technologies
  • Language Resources and Infrastructure

The event will take place on Friday 15/5 from 18:30 to 21:00.

Follow this link for more detailed information regarding the events organized by “Athena” RIC in the context of the Thessaloniki Science Festival 2015.