"Analyzing the Quality of Machine Translation Using Professional Translators" KantanMT’s Tony O’Dowd to Present at Annual EUATC Conference, Lisbon, Portugal

KantanMT.com Founder and Chief Architect Tony O’Dowd will present at the 10th international EUATC conference, which takes place in Lisbon, Portugal on 23-24 April 2015.

Dublin, Ireland, March 07, 2015 --(PR.com)-- KantanMT is pleased to announce that its Founder and Chief Architect Tony O’Dowd will present at the 10th international EUATC conference, which will take place in Lisbon, Portugal on 23-24 April 2015.

The presentation, entitled; ‘Analyzing the quality of MT - using professional translators’ will draw on Tony’s experience as the Founder and Chief Architect of a leading statistical machine translation platform, KantanMT.com.

During his presentation, Tony will discuss how to measure and prove the impact of an MT workflow from its initial build through its multiple re-trainings and production runs, based on the communication and feedback with Post-Editors and Translators.

Key Discussion Points:
-How to Measure the success of your MT pipeline
-Challenges in collecting and implementing Post-Editor feedback
-KantanMT structured language quality review (LQR) framework

Tony will also host a workshop to demonstrate the usability and new design features of the KantanMT.com platform. Listeners will experience first-hand how the platform is used to create production ready machine translation engines.

This year’s EUATC Annual Conference is hosted by the Portuguese national association, Associação Portuguesa de Empresas de Tradução (APET), and will bring together LSP owners, directors and senior decision-makers from across Europe and beyond. The conference will be held in the Olissippo Oriente Hotel, Parque das Nações, Lisbon from Thursday, 23 until Friday, 24 April 2015.

“We are very excited to be a part of this year’s EUATC conference,” says Tony O’Dowd, Founder and Chief Architect at KantanMT.com. “The EUATC is one of the most important organizations in Europe for identifying and communicating the latest developments in the $38 billion global language industry."

Interested in speaking with Tony during the EUATC conference in Lisbon? Please email Louise (info@kantanmt.com) to arrange a meeting.

The European Union of Associations of Translation Companies AISBL (EUATC) is an umbrella organization for national associations of translation companies throughout Europe, without being limited to the European Union. Among other things, the EUATC provides a united voice for translation companies. It promotes the highest standards of quality and business practice and helps to improve the training of translators across Europe. The website includes information about the association and its activities as well as the wider world of the translation industry.

About KantanMT
KantanMT.com is a leading SaaS based machine translation platform that enables users to develop and manage customized machine translation engines in the cloud. The innovative technologies offered on the KantanMT.com platform enable users to easily build MT engines in over 750 language combinations, seamlessly integrating into localization workflows and web applications. KantanMT is based in the INVENT Building, DCU Campus, Dublin 9, Ireland.
Louise Irwin