Event name: Panel | CLARIN and Other SSH Platforms: You’ll Never Innovate Alone
Date: Wednesday, 12 October 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:40 (CEST)
Venue: Hybrid (for registered participants of CLARIN2022)
Moderator: Jan Hajič
About the Panel
Bio: Jan Hajič is a professor of Computational Linguistics at the Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics at the School of Computer Science, Charles University, Prague, in Czechia. His research interests cover morphology of inﬂective languages, machine translation and deep language understanding; most prominently, he has been involved in building language resources for multiple languages with rich linguistic annotation. He is the director of LINDAT/CLARIAH-CZ, multi-institutional research infrastructure on language resources in Czechia. He has also worked in the U.S. and several European academic institutions. He has been the PI or Co-PI of numerous international as well as large national grants and projects (including, e.g., the European Language Grid, European Language Equality action, and the High-Performance Language Technology project). He is the chair of the Executive Board of META-NET, European research network in Language Technology, and member of various boards and committees, including the DG Translation Expert Group on Language Industry.