ASTREC - Advanced Speech Translation Research and Development Promotion Center

ASTREC

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The Advanced Speech Translation Research and Development Promotion Center (ASTREC) pursues the research and development of multilingual speech translation technologies and verification testing of those technologies in the community through collaborations between industry, academia and government, with the goal of eliminating the “language barriers” of the world and to realize free interaction between people on a global level.

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MediaJul 31, 2018 The media coverage page has been updated.
NewsJul 26, 2018 A stand-alone high-precision neural machine translation has been realized.
NewsJul 31, 2018 VoiceTra's speech translation technology has been adopted in "POCKETALK® W".
Press ReleaseJul 10, 2018 A press release was issued about "NICT's technology has been adopted as the core technology of Japan Patent Office's 'Next-generation machine translation service'. "

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