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Project | COLLATE 2


COmputational Linguistics and LAnguage TEchnology for real-life applications 2

The overall objective of the project is to strengthen the successful German Competence Center for Language Technology and the position of German R&D in the language technology arena. This will be achieved by improving the services of the Competence Center through the utilization of new language and interaction technologies, and through leading-edge research in selected strategic areas of language technology. The project comprises the following main activities:

  • Mobile demonstration center for better dissemination and promotion of LT including the demonstration of mobile embedded and networked LT
  • Innovation in semantically structured web-based information management by using advanced knowledge and language technologies for better information access and maintenance of the Virtual Information Center LT-World
  • Innovation in user-centered evaluation methodologies for LT systems and the Internationalisation of evaluation methodology on a European level
  • Leading-edge research in strategic areas of LT: resource-adaptive speech processing for multi-modal dialogues, new dialogue technologies for information access, intelligent meeting support.



Publications about the project

  1. SProUT - a General-Purpose NLP Framework Integrating Finite-State and Unification-based Grammar Formalisms

    Witold Drozdzynski; Hans-Ulrich Krieger; Jakub Piskorski; Ulrich Schäfer

    In: Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Finite-State Methods and Natural Language Processing. International Workshop on Finite State Methods in Natural Language Processing (FSMNLP-2005), September 1-2, Helsinki, Finland, Pages 302-303, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI), No. 4002, ISBN 978-3-540-35469-7, Springer - Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence,…


BMBF - Federal Ministry of Education and Research

BMBF - Federal Ministry of Education and Research