Dr. Zhengwei Qiu wins Outstanding Doctoral Research Award

CNGL/ADAPT postdoctoral researcher Dr. Zhengwei Qiu has won the Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Award in the Information Science category for 2014. The awards, presented by the Emerald Group Publishing company and the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), celebrate excellence in research students around the world.

Computer Scientists’ App Measures Our Online Footprints

Computer scientists from Trinity College Dublin have developed an app – Bigfoot – that will allow them to assess how accurately the online footprints we all leave represent our personalities in the real world. The app was created in collaboration with artificial intelligence experts AYLIEN and researchers at the ADAPT centre, which is based in Trinity.

DCU to host EAMT Workshop on Teaching MT to Translator Trainers

CNGL/ADAPT academic partner Dublin City University is to host an EAMT Workshop on Teaching MT to Translator Trainers. The workshop, which will be run on 30th April – 1st May 2015, will be delivered by CNGL/ADAPT members and partners including Dr Dorothy Kenny, Dr Sharon O’Brien, Prof. Andy Way and representatives of KantanMT and the European

Prof. Andy Way awarded DCU President’s Research Award

  Prof Andy Way, Deputy Director of CNGL/ADAPT, has been awarded the DCU President’s Research Award in Science and Engineering. Andy, who is Professor of Machine Translation at DCU School of Computing, receives the award in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the field of automatic machine translation. In his citation, Prof. Brian MacCraith, President