Скачать презентацию Fostering Language Resources Network K h FLa Re Скачать презентацию Fostering Language Resources Network K h FLa Re

5f5c6845b7a45c17cd76481f80fd9baf.ppt

  • Количество слайдов: 9

Fostering Language Resources Network K h FLa. Re a Net l i d C Fostering Language Resources Network K h FLa. Re a Net l i d C h o u k r i E L R A The European Language Resources and Technologies Forum: Shaping the Future of the Multilingual Digital Europe Session 1 Broadening the Coverage, Addressing the Gaps E/BLARK as a tool for Language Resources Coverage assessment, Road mapping, and Language Policy planning Some thoughts and considerations Flare. Net – Forum Vienna 12 -13/02/2009 Session 1/KC/ELRA 1 FLa. Re. Net

Fostering Language Resources Network ELRA's Views on WHAT ARE THE MISSING LRs PIECES FLa. Fostering Language Resources Network ELRA's Views on WHAT ARE THE MISSING LRs PIECES FLa. Re Net Ø Ø Derived from Cataloguing q What is "NOT" available at "fair conditions" § (Pricing, licensing, re-usability, etc. ) q What exist but is not available (traded vs not traded) , see next slide q What exist but is not (yet? ) identified (assumptions) q What is lost !! Not archived (even what have been funded by public agencies) q What does not exist (e. g. is really missing, our guesses) Related to a number of Dimensions to consider: • • Technologies/Dev : ASR, TTS, S 2 S, MT Languages (& Varieties) Domains Technologies/Evaluation n ELRA ICom (Infrastructure committee) & Universal Catalogue & related issues (Metadata, New Data licensing, distribution/sharing mechanisms, etc. ) Flare. Net – Forum Vienna 12 -13/02/2009 Session 1/KC/ELRA 1 FLa. Re. Net 2

Fostering Language Resources Network FLa. Re Net Some input from Bain market analysis (for Fostering Language Resources Network FLa. Re Net Some input from Bain market analysis (for ELRA) Not available Spending on LRs is driven by: Not traded • New applications • Number of languages • Public Policies • Decreasing number of new customers Traded Share of publicly traded LRs will be driven by: • Availability • Differentiation rationales Flare. Net – Forum Vienna 12 -13/02/2009 Session 1/KC/ELRA 1 FLa. Re. Net 3

Fostering Language Resources Network BLARK as an Instrument for Policy Making and Policy Makers Fostering Language Resources Network BLARK as an Instrument for Policy Making and Policy Makers FLa. Re Net n What can you do for BLARK? q q n What can BLARK do for you? q n Define, Specify, Improve, etc. see the ELRA site: www. blark. org Help enhance the content of the Universal Catalogue Help you with useful input for your R&D and your Cooperations, What can your "agency" do for BLARK q q q Ensure that it is accurate and reflects community plans/trends OR some "body" legitimate strategy. Use it as a "consistent" planning/roadmapping instrument Use it as a "State of the Art" Inventory to understand the "country" position within HLT sector Flare. Net – Forum Vienna 12 -13/02/2009 Session 1/KC/ELRA 1 FLa. Re. Net 4

Fostering Language Resources Network WHAT CAN WE (WE? ) DO TO ADDRESS SUCH SHORTAGES Fostering Language Resources Network WHAT CAN WE (WE? ) DO TO ADDRESS SUCH SHORTAGES in LRs FLa. Re Net n Universal Catalogue and Common metadata (e. g. ELRA/LDC/NICT/OLAC): q n How can this be a LRs "You. Tube" or the like? Revise Distribution mechanisms & pricing policies q e-Licensing & e-distribution, and other frameworks to foster the successful sharing of LRs? q freeware, shareware, "fair" prices Flare. Net – Forum Vienna 12 -13/02/2009 Session 1/KC/ELRA 1 FLa. Re. Net 5

Fostering Language Resources Network FLa. Re Net n ENHANCE SYNERGIES IN LR PRODUCTION (OR Fostering Language Resources Network FLa. Re Net n ENHANCE SYNERGIES IN LR PRODUCTION (OR PACKAGING) THROUGH COOPERATION BETWEEN COMMUNITIES Check who is producing, as "side-products", essential LRs for HLT n e. g. Publishers, broadcast companies, etc. Public data (Parliaments (Euro. Parl), governments, agencies, etc. ) n "Research Fair Act" a la European Union n ? ? Flare. Net – Forum Vienna 12 -13/02/2009 ELRA to launch a Petition on this…. . Simplify the current legal framework Session 1/KC/ELRA 1 FLa. Re. Net 6

Fostering Language Resources Network FLa. Re Net CAN WE LEAVE SOME OF THIS TO Fostering Language Resources Network FLa. Re Net CAN WE LEAVE SOME OF THIS TO "LUCRATIVE BUSINESS PRINCIPLES" n Sure, many marketplaces are left to private initiatives e. g. Banking & trading n See S 6 For Market aspects… n What happen when Private sector produces LRs (even with Public funds) ? q n (20%) Buy, (25%) make and share, (55%) make & keep (Bain) What would be the costs to regain existing positions if things develop badly? u Need for a European LRs Investment FUND (Contributors, ROI) Flare. Net – Forum Vienna 12 -13/02/2009 Session 1/KC/ELRA 1 FLa. Re. Net 7

Fostering Language Resources Network FLa. Re Net HOW CAN LR DEVELOPED TODAY …. LAST Fostering Language Resources Network FLa. Re Net HOW CAN LR DEVELOPED TODAY …. LAST FOR EVER!! n Usability issue & Availability (inc. Accurate Metadata) n Standards/best practices / Validation of the quality n Interoperability n Sustainability /Bug reporting/ Updates n Above all: excellent specifications, consideration of today's state of the art and today's trends n e. g. Broadcast news …. . Audio tracks … Video, Audio: multiple tracks, multi-track Subtitles, Flare. Net – Forum Vienna 12 -13/02/2009 Session 1/KC/ELRA 1 FLa. Re. Net 8

Fostering Language Resources Network FLa. Re Net n HOW CAN THESE CONSIDERATIONS BE LINKED Fostering Language Resources Network FLa. Re Net n HOW CAN THESE CONSIDERATIONS BE LINKED TO BLARK/ELARK: BLARK & ELARK are only instruments (what to do and not "the do") q q ELRA efforts… ICom (Infrastructure Com. catalog, e-distrib, e-license, e-share) q n Universal Catalogue (Identified all existing resources, worldwide) ……. They are instruments that helps conduct: n Coverage assessment & Identification of Gaps, n Road mapping & HLT Policy planning n But also R&D & Cooperations between researchers (BLARK reflects "state of the art" ) n (enhanced) coordination between all involved agencies …. If n used adequately They require accurate design/completion, Regular updating and extension Flare. Net – Forum Vienna 12 -13/02/2009 Session 1/KC/ELRA 1 FLa. Re. Net 11