The Basque Association

of Language Industries

Language Technology

OpeNER FP7 project at FITUR, the International Tourism Trade Fair, from 22nd to 26th January 2014

Jan 23, 2014

The OpeNER project results will be presented at FITUR event from January 22nd to January 26th where some researchers of the OpeNER Consortium will attend target public

@IxaGroup at the kick-off meeting of the LoCloud project

Apr 05, 2013

Ixa Group is one of the 32 partners in the consortium of the LoCloud (Local content in a Europeana cloud) Project that was presented on 19-20 March, at the National Archives of Norway in Oslo. The meeting gathered 32 partners from 28 different countries to present, plan and discuss the activities of the project over the next three years

@IxaGroup "Arbel digitala", a tool for writing verses in Basque is on line

Mar 27, 2013

Three members of the IXA Group (Manex Agirrezabal, Bertol Arrieta and Iñaki Alegria), in collaboration with the Association of Friends of Bertsolaritza (AFB, Bertsozale Elkartea) have developed a new product named Arbel digitala to train verse-makers, including language technology tools and verse-making. This new product was presented last January in the Koldo Mitxelena Library by Manex, Bertol, and the members of the AFB Aritz Zerain and Ixiar Eizagirre

@IxaGroup at the kick-off meeting of the NewsReader Project

Feb 07, 2013

@IxaGroup is one of the five partners in the consortium of the NewsReader Project (EU FP7 programme, grant 316404, Jan.2013 – Dec.2015) that was presented on Wednesday 23 January at VU University Amsterdam.

IXA Taldea (EHU/UPV): Ixa Group is a new institutional member of EAMT

Jan 14, 2013

In 2012 Ixa Taldea became the 11th institutional member in the European Association of Machine Translation (EAMT), the organization that serves the growing community of people interested in MT and translation tools, including users, developers, and researchers of this increasingly viable technology

Webinar: myths and truths about the corporate use of MACHINE TRANSLATION (mT)

Dec 16, 2012

José Blanco (CEO. The localization department), with long, relevant experience in the implementation of linguistic solutions oriented towards increasing productivity, Mr Blanco will talk about machine translation as a key tool to success.

The Network of Excellence META-NET has published: "The Basque Language in the Digital Age" and "The Spanish Language in the Digital Age"

Sep 24, 2012

The books analyze the situation of language technologies in relation to Basque and Spanish

VICOMTECH: Metaverse1 project received the silver 2011 ITEA2 Outstanding Achievement Award

Dec 27, 2011

Recently the Metaverse1 project received the Silver 2011 ITEA2 Outstanding Achievement Award at the ITEA2 / Artemis co-summit in Helsinki after a final plenary project presentation. About 15 candidate projects were in the running to receive this price.

Elhuyar Foundation and Charter Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa to analyse setting up of a research centre for the language industry

Apr 20, 2011

The Elhuyar Foundation and the Charter Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa sign an agreement to analyse the viability of the move towards a research centre for the language industry.

Seminar on automation and innovation in the field of translation

Mar 02, 2011

In collaboration with Eleka and Langune, TAUS has organised a seminar on automation and innovation in the field of translation. The seminar will be held on 10 May in Miramon Technology Park (Donostia-San Sebastián).