Towards the Primary Platform for
Language Technologies in Europe

Conferences and Workshops

On this page we will announce and document events organised by the ELG project or events in which ELG plays an active role.

In addition to the annual ELG conferences and smaller workshops, hackathons and other outreach activities will be organised and announced here.

  1. META-FORUM 2019:
    Introducing the European Language Grid,
    Brussels, Belgium

    META-FORUM 2019 is the international conference on powerful and innovative language technologies for the multilingual society, the data value chain and the information market place. In addition to the popular agenda of the past years, this year’s META-FORUM offers the unique opportunity to take a first look at the newly developed European Language Grid. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn what’s new in the LT landscape and mark your calendar. Updates will be available soon.


  2. TRG Zeitgeist Konferenz,
    Berlin, Germany

    Successful marketing is zeitgeist.

    In this context, ELG coordinator Dr. Georg Rehm will present ELG under the heading: Quo vadis KI? Artificial intelligence and language as one interesting example for language technology and content curation.


  3. ELSE-IF,
    Karlsruhe, Germany

    The European Language Grid project will be presented at ELSE-IF – the 1st International Conference on the European Industry on Language Technology, co-located with SEMANTICS 2019.

    The coordinator of ELG, Dr. Georg Rehm, will give a keynote: What’s next for Multilingual Europe? Introducing the European Language Grid.

    Details ELSE-IF

  4. I’m AI,
    Berlin, Germany

    I’M AI is Germany’s largest Enterprise Cognitive Computing & Algorithmic Business Event.

    The talk explores how AI-based language technology is rolled out in various application scenarios within the framework of the ELG project.

    Details I’M AI

  5. Digital Excellence Forum @ ICT Proposers’ Day 2019,
    Helsinki, Finland

    The event will provide an opportunity to present and discuss the main policy drivers of the digital transformation of European industry and society.

    In the session AI platforms and applications, ELG will be showcased as the European Excellence Centre on Language-Centric AI.


  6. ELRC Conference,
    Helsinki, Finland

    ELG will be represented on the 4th ELRC CONFERENCE that focuses on shaping Europe’s multilingual future through sharing of language data.

    The event will feature a variety of interesting talks and panel discussions that provide a critical analysis of challenges and it will present corresponding actions and solutions.


ELRC Conference Helsinki, Finland November 26/27
META-FORUM 2019 Brussels, Belgium October 08/09
Digital Excellence Forum @ ICT Proposers’ Day 2019 Helsinki, Finland September 19/20
I’m AI Berlin, Germany September 16/17
ELSE-IF Karlsruhe, Germany September 09
TRG Zeitgeist Konferenz Berlin, Germany August 23
BDVA PPP Summit Riga, Latvia June 26-28
LT-Innovate Summit Brussels, Belgium June 24/25
SMART/INEA Workshop Showcasing the LT Agenda Brussels, Belgium April 26
SOIL-Tech Conference New Delhi, India Febuary 15
EC ICT Conference, LT Networking Session Vienna, Austria December 4
Smart Data Forum Berlin, Germany November 27
EC DG SCIC Lunchtime session on Digital Transformation Brussels, Belgium November 12
Dolmetschen: Neue Erkenntnisse und Entwicklungen Leipzig, Germany November 01