TAUS 2022

Massively Multilingual Conference & Expo

The TAUS 2022: Massively Multilingual Conference & Expo took place from 11 to 13 October, 2022 in San Jose, California. The event was organised by TAUS.



Day 1

18:00 Opening Reception
Gateway Ballroom Doubletree by Hilton San Jose

Day 2

08:00 Registration
09:00 Welcome and Program Overview
Jaap van der Meer
  Keynote Session
09:10 Introduction to the session and presenting the speakers
Jaap van der Meer
09:20 Massively Multilingual Models and the state of Machine Translation in 2022
John DeNero
09:40 Everything All At Once: Machine Translation at the Convergence
Hany Hassan Awadalla, Microsoft
10:10 Massively Multilingual panel
Hany Hassan Awadalla, Microsoft; Paco Guzmán, Meta; Macduff Hughes, Google
Moderator: John DeNero, Jaap van der Meer
11:00 ☕️
11:30 Warm-up activity
András Aponyi
11:35 World-Readiness Contest, Part I
11:38 Language accessibility programs made easy and cost-efficient
Konstantin Savenkov, Intento
11:44 Quality prediction for hybrid translation
Adam Bittlingmayer, ModelFront
11:50 Unto all the World
Zak Nyberg, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints; Ana De Agostini, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
12:00 DeMT™ Evaluate
Anderson Vaz, TAUS; Achim Ruopp, Polyglot Technology
12:30 🍴
14:00 Warm-up activity
András Aponyi
14:05 On Evaluating MT, human parity and the limits of MT
Markus Freitag, Google; Gretchen Markiewicz, Raytheon BBN; Philipp Koehn, Meta AI
Moderator: Olga Beregovaya, Smartling
  The Business Perspective, Part I
15:00 Enterprise machine translation – a closer look from AWS perspective
Watson Srivathsan, Amazon AI
15:10 Improving meeting productivity and efficiency with multi-language translation
Sebastian Stüker, Zoom
15:20 Automating cross-lingual communications at Avery Dennison
Murali Nathan, Avery Dennison
15:30 Panel conversation
Sebastian Stüker, Watson Srivathsan, Murali Nathan
Moderator: Anne-Maj van der Meer, Antoine Moreau
16:00 Adjourn
16:15 Shuttle leaves for Regale Winery & Vineyard
17:00 **Dinner at Regale Winery & Vineyard

Day 3

08:00 Registration
09:00 Welcome and Program Overview
Jaap van der Meer
  The Business Perspective, Part II
09:15 AI-Enabled Translation
Renato Beninatto, Nimdzi Insights
09:30 AI-enabled Translation Workflows
Wayne Bourland, Dell; Zhenhui Chao, VMware; Loic Dufresne de Virel, Intel
Moderator: Renato Beninatto, Nimdzi Insights; Anne-Maj van der Meer, TAUS
10:30 ☕️
11:00 Warm-up activity
András Aponyi
11:05 World readiness contest, Part II
11:06 Mind the Gap: Detecting and Monitoring Quality Gaps in Machine Translation Services
Achim Ruopp, Polyglot Technology
11:12 Quantifying Quality – Translation Memories
Mei Zheng, Smartling
11:18 SYSTRAN Meeting Translator - Real-time STT with HILT review
JP Barraza, Systran
  Beyond the Traditional Languages
11:30 No Language Left Behind: Scaling Human-Centered Machine Translation
Vedanuj Goswami, Meta
11:40 Human Language Project
Simona Beccaletto, TAUS
11:50 Building Out Living Lexicons
Casper Grathwohl, Oxford Languages
12:00 Panel conversation on language expansion
Vedanuj Goswami, Meta; Simona Beccaletto, TAUS; Casper Grathwohl, Oxford Languages
Moderator: Gráinne Maycock, Sölen Aslan
12:45 🍴
14:00 Warm-up activity
András Aponyi
14:05 World-Readiness Contest, Part III
14:06 A practical way to expand software locales
Todd Flaska, Lingoport
14:12 Expert multi-layer, cross-lingual data for massive, refined machine translation
Karni Berlad Cohen, Lexicala
14:30 NLP Panel
András Aponyí, TAUS; Adam Bittlingmayer, ModelFront; Sunil Mallya, Flip AI
Moderator: JP Barraza
15:30 ☕️
16:00 Warm-up activity
András Aponyi
16:05 Any Questions?
Moderator: Paul Mangell, Alpha
16:50 Wrap-up and Announcement of World-Readiness Winner

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