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Advanced Speech Translation
Research and Development
Promotion Center

ASTREC promotes R&D of multilingual communication technology
and industry-academia-government collaboration for its social implementation,
with the goal of bringing about a world without language barriers,
where people can interact globally at will.

ASTREC promotes R&D of multilingual communication technology and industry-academia-government collaboration for its social implementation, with the goal of bringing about a world without language barriers, where people can interact globally at will.

The website has been renewed. Mar. 24, 2022News
Talks about XR technologies and speech translation technologies are scheduled during the "Keihanna Information and Communication Open Lab Symposium 2021" which will be held online on Feb. 25. Feb. 04, 2022Event
Mr. HIGASHIYAMA Shohei, Mr. IDEUCHI Masao, Dr. UCHIYAMA Masao, and Dr. SUMITA Eiichiro of the Advanced Translation Technology Laboratory were awarded the "Fiscal 2020 Best Paper Award" at the Association for Natural Language Processing, for their paper titled "Character-to-Word Attention for Word Segmentation".
- 2 other papers authored/coauthored by the members above were awarded the same "Fiscal 2020 Best Paper Award," respectively. See here for details.
Mar. 15, 2021Award