AMTA-2012 Technology Showcase - Call for MT Technology Demonstrations and Exhibits

31 Aug 2012

Contact: Jennifer DeCamp (

The tenth biennial conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas (AMTA-2012) will be held at the Catamaran Resort Hotel in San Diego California, Sunday, October 28 through Thursday, November 1, 2012. In addition to a research track, the main AMTA-2012 conference program will once again include presentation tracks for government and commercial users of MT and a "Technology Showcase" of commercial and research-stage MT technology.

The Technology Showcase is a half-day exhibition event that allows commercial technology providers, researchers and users to demonstrate their technology, applications, and work processes. There are no fees associated with exhibiting at this event, but space is limited and applications are subject to advance approval. Exhibition booths and wireless internet connections will be provided.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • Commercial offerings of MT technology and services
  • Commercial applications that embed MT technology and services
  • Tools and interfaces that support work processes incorporating MT (e.g., MT post-editing)
  • Demonstrations of advanced MT systems and technology in research stages

Application Process:

Applications for an exhibition slot at the Technology Showcase are subject to evaluation and approval by the AMTA-2012 organizing committee. Please provide a title and one-page description of your proposed demonstration or technology exhibition. Please also provide contact information and any technical requirements for the demonstrations. Applications should be submitted by email to Jennifer DeCamp ( by the application deadline of August 31, 2012.

Important dates:

  • Application deadline: Friday, August 31
  • Notifications of acceptance: Monday, September 17