Appel: Translating and the Computer 28

Thierry Hamon thierry.hamon at LIPN.UNIV-PARIS13.FR
Tue May 30 13:45:43 UTC 2006

Date: Tue, 30 May 2006 12:23:41 +0100
From: "nadamides at" <nadamides at>
Message-ID: <01C683E3.E639CB80.nadamides at>

Apologies for cross-posting.  
This call for papers has been sent to several lists.

(16-17 November 2006, Kensington, London).
Sponsors: TILP, Alchemy Software Development Ltd.
Supported by: BCS, EAMT, IAMT and ITI

This conference focuses on the user's perspective of how
computers/software are used in translation. The conference series
attracts a wide audience which includes translators, business
managers, researchers and language experts.

Once again, this year the conference will address the latest
developments in translation (and translation-related) software. It
will address the needs of the following conference attendees:
industry, public administration, agencies, freelancers and

This call for papers invites abstracts of papers to be presented at
the conference. The papers (and the presentations) should focus on the
user aspects of translation or translation-related software rather
than on theoretical issues. Presentations accompanied by
demonstrations are especially welcome.

The range of topics includes (but is not limited to):
	- use of MT systems
	- CAT tools including TM and various translation aids
	- controlled languages and their use in MT
	- speech translation
	- terminology
	- localisation
	- multilingual document management/workflow
	- case studies of technology-based solutions
	- the Internet and translation aids/services
	- application of XML tools and XML standards
	- Project Management
	- quality assurance tools
	- workflow systems
	- resources for translation including corpora

Authors are required to submit an abstract of a MINIMUM of 500 words
of the paper they would like to present, together with an outline of
the structure of the paper and short BIOGRAPHY.

Abstracts should be sent by POST or EMAIL by 1st July 2006 to: Nicole
Adamides, Conference Organiser, Aslib, The Holywell Centre, 1 Phipp
Street, London EC2A 4PS. Tel: +44(0) 20 7613 3031/ Fax: +44 (0) 20
7613 5080/ Email: tc28 at

The abstracts will be considered by the Programme Chairs, namely:
Chris Pyne and Daniel Grasmick, SAP; Professor Ruslan Mitkov,
University of Wolverhampton and Olaf-Michael Stefanov.

The authors of abstracts will be notified of acceptance or rejection
of their submissions by 1 August 2006. The full length versions of the
accepted papers will be included in the conference proceedings and
must be submitted by 10th October 2006. Speakers' presentations must
be submitted by 2nd November 2006.

In brief, the deadlines are:
- 1 July 2006 - deadline for abstracts
- 1 August 2006 - all authors will be notified of decisions
- 10 October 2006 - full length versions of the accepted papers to
- 2 November 2006 - speakers' presentations to be submitted

Kind regards
Nicole Adamides, ASLIB Training
The Holywell Centre, 1 Phipp Street, London, EC2A 4PS
Tel: 020 7613 3031	Fax: 020 7613 5080	Email: tc28 at

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