META-FORUM 2017 is an international conference on powerful and innovative language technologies for the multilingual information society, the data value chain and the information market place. Participants can contribute to the discussion about the planned large-scale and long-term funding programme for European Language Technology, the Human Language Project.

The target audience for this event is the whole Language Technology and Computational Linguistics community – research, academia, industry and other stakeholders. 

Additional highlights of META-FORUM 2017 include presentations from the European Commission (upcoming Horizon 2020 calls and Connecting Europe Facility), presentations of research results and software demos, discussions about the future of Machine Translation with key figures in research and industry. The closing keynote of META-FORUM 2017 will be presented by Necip Fazil Ayan (Facebook, USA) who will talk about the use of Language Technology and Machine Learning in the world's biggest social network. 

The event is free of charge.

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