Once a week our group holds a seminar where we discuss ideas and latest research as well as review our work.

We also invite to our seminars accomplished researchers to share with us their research insights.

Invited talks

DateSpeaker Title
27/04/2022Javier Iranzo-Sánchez
Universitat Politècnica de València
Towards Streaming Speech Translation
30/03/2022Laura Pérez-Mayos
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
In-depth exploration of the syntactic capabilities of autoencoding language models
26/01/2022Mathias Müller
University of Zurich
Recent works on Minimum Bayes Risk decoding in machine translation
29/09/2021Ondřej Cífka
Institut Polytechnique de Paris
NMT meets music
08/09/2021Jordi Armengol-Estapé
Barcelona Supercomputing Center
University of Edinburgh
Language Models at Scale
21/04/2021Lena Voita
University of Edinburgh
University of Amsterdam
NMT Analysis: The Trade-Off Between Source and Target, and (a bit of) the Training Process
10/03/2021Juan Pino
Facebook Research
Speech Translation at Facebook
27/01/2021Ariadna Quattoni
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Minimizing Annotation Effort via Max-Volume Spectral Sampling
11/11/2020Kellie Webster &
Melvin Johnson
Google Research
Gendered Language and Google Translate
15/07/2020Mattia di Gangi
Fondazione Bruno Kessler
Recent Developments in Direct Speech Translation
20/05/2020Odette Scharenborg
TU Delft
Speech Technology Systems for Unwritten Languages
08/05/2020Orhan Firat
Google Research
Massively Multilingual, Massive Machine Translation
06/04/2020Miguel Ballesteros
What Do Recurrent Neural Network Grammars Learn About Syntax?
10/03/2020Cristina España-i-Bonet
Machine Translation at the MLT group at DFKI
11/02/2020Gemma Boleda
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Language Models Capture Anaphoric Coreference to a Large Extent
25/09/2019Santiago Pascual
Dolby Labs
Learning Problem-Agnostic Speech Representations from Multiple Self-Supervised Tasks
19/03/2019Mikel Artetxe
University of the Basque Country
Unsupervised Neural Machine Translation