ARPA MT Evaluation Workshop

March 17 & 18, 1994


1.                                                                                                                                                       Agenda

2.                                                                                  Attendees List

1.                                                                                  Introduction - The ARPA MT R&D Mission

                 George Doddington

4.                                                Performance Evaluation of MT Systems

                                                                                 1Q94 test and evaluation

                                                                                 Results 1Q94 ARPA evaluation of machine translation

           John White

               Research Systems Descriptions

5.                                                                                                                                                                              Pangloss

                                                                            The structure of the Pangloss system

                                                                                                 Japanese analysis in Pangloss [Ed Hovy et al.]

                                                                                                 Automated post-editing of English [Kevin Knight & Ishwar Chander]

6.                                                                                                                                                                            Candide [not available]

7.                                                                                                                                                                            Lingstat [not available]

             Production Systems Descriptions

8.                                                      Linguistic Products - -Translator

9.                                                                                                                                                                                 PAHO - SPANAM

10.                                                                                                                                                                    Globalink

11.                                                                                                                                                                       Microtac [not available]

             Production Systems Descriptions (continued)

12.                                                                                                                                                                   Systran [by Elke Lange

13.                                                                                                                                                                   Sietec [METAL, EURLANG]

14.                                                                                                                                                                      SOCATRA [not available]

            Lessons Learned & Research Plans

15.                                                                                                                                                                   Pangloss

                                                                  Sense disambiguation in the Panglyzer [Steve Helmreich]

16.                                                                                                                                                                  Candide [not available]

17.                                                                                                                                                                  Lingstat [not available]

18.                                                                          Panel - Wisdom of the Sages

Muriel Vasconcellos - Chair
Michael Zarechnak
Makoto Nagao

Maghi King
Pierre Isabelle [Support tools are more promising]

19.                                Summation and Plans

         George Doddington