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.


MediaFeb. 09, 2019 The media coverage page has been updated.
NewsJan. 31, 2019 A video about "Real-time Multilingual Subtitling System" was released.
NewsJan. 18, 2019 The winners of the Best Awards in the Idea Contest of the Multilingual Speech Translation Contest have been decided.
Press ReleaseJan. 10, 2019 A press release about "Call for FY2019 (1st round) open consignment research" was issued.