Language technologies meet companies and institutions to LT-Accelerate 2016

LT-Accelerate 2016Are you an organization pays attention to social context-oriented innovation? If you want to discover how to create value through language technologies, LT-Accelerate is the event for you.

The Conference, now in its third edition, will be held on 21 and November 22, 2016 at the International Auditorium in Brussels, Belgium. The brainchild of LT-Innovate, leading language technology industry association, and Seth Grimes, principal analyst and founder of Alta Plana Corporation, represents a unique point of reference in the European market.

LT-Accelerate 2016 will appeal especially to companies, Governments and researchers interested in discovering new development opportunities thanks to big data analytics. Corporate databases, the web and social networks can play an essential role in strategic business activities such as customer service, market research and monitoring of social interactions; the Conference aims to discover and deepen this relationship.

This year, LT-Accelerate has thirty-three speakers from twelve countries and two continents. Guest performers include big names such as SDL, Skype, Ericsson, Philips Healthcare, Xerox and BBC News Labs.

Here are some of the topics covered:

  • data science applied to social networks
  • social networks and analytical monitoring 3.0
  • language and speech technologies for multimedia processing
  • market research and consumer participation
  • conversational interfaces and language generation
  • natural language processing: ready-to-use and customized solutions
  • sentiment analysis
  • trend in the financial markets and social media

All presentations will be held in English.

Government and academic institutions, small businesses and members of LT-Innovate will be eligible for a special discount ' early bird ' until 31 October. In addition, students will have a convenient daily entrance fee.

The full programme is available at the link

More information is available on the Conference website:

You can also consult the web site of LT-Innovate:

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