Recording of Oxford Languages' webinar on their "Cross-Dictionary Annotation Tool".

written by Katharine Cooney on 2022-06-20

The Cross-Dictionary Annotation Tool (XD-AT) is a web-based tool developed as part of the Prêt-à-LLOD project (which aims to develop methodologies for linking language data).

Recording of Semantic Web Company's webinar on "Multilingual Knowledge Graphs for knowledge management across sectors".

written by Katharine Cooney on 2022-06-20

A recording of SWC's webinar on "Multilingual Knowledge Graphs".

Drilling for Information - The Pret-a-LLOD Language Resource Transformation Software

written by Christian Chiarcos, GU Frankfurt on 2022-03-06

Pret-a-LLOD is happy to announce the release of FINTAN, the Pret-a-LLOD Language Resource Transformation Software

Automatic building of bilingual dictionaries

written by Jorge Gracia del Río on 2022-03-01

A description of the TIAD shared task series

Cardamom Seminar Series - Ekaterina Vylomova

written by John McCrae on 2022-01-19

The next Cardamom Seminar Series will feature Ekaterina Vylomova talking about "Documenting and modelling inflectional paradigms in under-resourced languages".

3rd Conference on Language, Data and Knowledge (LDK)

written by John P. McCrae on 2021-11-15

LDK 2021 took place in Zaragoza, Spain on 1-4 September. This conference brings together researchers and industry interested in topics of NLP, Data Science and Digital Humanities.

"Which Jaguar did you mean?" Labelling unstructured data using Enterprise Knowledge Graphs

written by Artem Revenko on 2021-11-09

This is a three part series of articles subtitled "WHICH JAGUAR DID YOU MEAN?", describing methodologies used in the Semantic Web Company's Pret-a-LLOD pilot

Publication of Open English Wordnet - 2021 Edition

written by John McCrae on 2021-11-09

We are delighted to announce the release of Open English WordNet. This incorporates a large number of improvements from our active community, making it the largest and most accurate wordnet for English.

Cardamom Seminar Series - William Lamb (Edinburgh)

written by John McCrae on 2021-11-03

The next Cardamom Seminar will feature William Lamb from the University of Edinburgh talking about Scottish Gaelic Language Technology: Current Provision and Future Potentials

Contributions of Prêt-à-LLOD to standardization activities

written by Thierry Declerck on 2021-09-28

The use of and the contribution to standards is a way to ensure sustainability of results (algorithms, data, formats, guidelines, etc.) delivered by a project. Read about the Prêt-à-LLOD project's involvement in such activities.

Combining automatic and manual sense linking of dictionaries

written by Roser Saurí and Julian Grosse (Oxford Languages, Oxford University Press) on 2021-09-07

Using semi-automated processes to provide high quality and efficient linking of dictionaries

Semalytix Research Paper Accepted at SEMANTiCS 2021 on Cross-lingual Detection of Quality-of-Life Concepts from Online Health Communities

written by Matthias Hartung on 2021-07-16

Linked Linguistic Open Data's role in assessing health-related quality of life

COVID accelerates the use of Chatbot Technology

written by Katharine Cooney on 2021-05-31

As a result of COVID, chatbot technology usage has widened across the world.

Spring 2021 Newsletter

written by Katharine Cooney on 2021-04-29

Read our latest Newsletter ...

Recording of Derilinx's webinar on "Kweery", a solution for improved cross-border citizens engagement.

written by Katharine Cooney on 2020-12-08

A recording of Derilinx's webinar on "Kweery", a solution for improved cross-border citizens engagement.

Why do we need this project when we have tools from Google etc?

written by Mohammad Fazleh Elahi on 2020-05-06

Citizens and businesses of different nationalities often face barriers when using digital tools and services. Consumers have restricted access in some cases, and governments and citizens cannot fully benefit from this digital transformation.

How Multilingual Text Analytics leverages Patient Centricity in Health Care

written by Matthias Hartung on 2020-05-05

Semalytix are providing meaningful insights from a variety of online sources in order to find out what really matters to patients coping with a particular disease.

Language Technologies. An ecosystem of linked data

written by Jorge Gracia on 2020-05-05

Language technologies allow us to create computer applications to analyze and process written and spoken natural language. They play a key role in overcoming linguistic barriers across Europe and gradually are paving the way towards a true digital single market.\ However, the data such applications require are hardly "ready to use" ...

Language Technology in Everyday Life

written by Jamal Nasir on 2020-05-03

Where do you see Language Technology used in your everyday life?

Prêt-à-LLOD at JURIX 2019

written by Víctor Rodríguez Doncel on 2020-02-04

The 32nd International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems (JURIX 2019) took place this year in Madrid on December 11th-13th, organised by Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) ...

Ethics Assessment of Prêt-à-LLOD

written by Eva Theodoridou on 2020-01-10

Are we doing anything wrong in Prêt-à-LLOD? What is the impact of the Prêt-à-LLOD algorithmic decision-making and machine learning in the context of the project pilots?

The KI Normung Kick-Off Event

written by Thierry Declerck on 2019-10-30

Thierry Declerck (DFKI) from the Prêt-à-LLOD project attented the kick-off event of the "Deutsches Institut für Normung"

TEI-OntoLex Workshop

written by Thierry Declerck on 2019-10-24

In collaboration with the ELEXIS H2020 project, a two day workshop connecting the main developers of the OntoLex-Lemon model and the TEI Lex-0 model was held on the 4th and 5th of October in Sintra ...


written by John McCrae on 2019-09-04

John McCrae and Thierry Declerck gave an introductory lecture on "Introduction to Linked Open Data in Linguistics" at the 31st European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information (ESSLLI) in Riga ...

5th Workshop on Semantic Deep Learning

written by Artem Revenko on 2019-09-03

IJCAI 2019 took place in the Venetian hotel in Macao. Read Artem Revenkos post on 5th Workshop on Semantic Deep Learning (SemDeep-5).

Meeting in Zaragoza

written by Jorge Gracia on 2019-07-18

A few weeks ago, the Prêt-à-LLOD project celebrated its second face to face meeting in Zaragoza, hosted by the Aragon Institute for Engineering Research. It was two and a half days of ...

TIAD 2019

written by Theirry Declerck on 2019-07-18

On last May, Prêt-à-LLOD supported the 2nd shared task for Translation Inference Across Dictionaries(TIAD 2019) ...

BDV PPP Meetup

written by Víctor Rodríguez-Doncel on 2019-07-16

During the BDV PPP meetup in Riga (Latvia) held in June 2019, Víctor Rodríguez-Doncel from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid presented the Prêt-à-LLOD project. In particular, he focused on the ethical considerations to...

Prêt-à-LLOD - LAPPS meeting

written by John McCrae on 2019-07-15

Pret-a-LLOD members at NUI Galway met with Marc Verhagen (Brandeis University, USA) on LAPPS (Language Applications) Grid, an open interoperable web service platform for natural language processing research and development ...

Prêt-à-LLOD @ DH 2019 workshop on eLexicology

written by Paul Buitelaar on 2019-07-15

Paul Buitelaar presented an overview of Pret-a-LLOD at a workshop on eLexicography between Digital Humanities and Artificial Intelligence ...

Survey: Your Business Expertise on the Language Technology Market needed!

written by Thomas Thurner on 2019-06-13

The H2020 project on Language Technologies “Prêt-à-LLOD” has started this January. The aim of the project is to provide resources and services for the growing European LT market ...

LiSEH Summer School

written by Thierry Declerck on 2019-05-28

John McCrae and Thierry Declerck lectured on the topic of linguistic linked open data at the Spring School on Linked Data and the Semantic Web for Humanities Research. In this course, they gave information about key technologies for the use ...

ELEXIS Observer Event

written by John McCrae on 2019-04-15

Two members of the Prêt-à-LLOD project attended the ELEXIS observer event in their role as ELEXIS partners. The ELEXIS project is focused on lexicographic data and is developing technologies using linked data to help connect lexical resource. It is expected that this project would further expand their capabilities based on technologies developed in Prêt-à-LLOD ...

Prêt-à-LLOD at ELG

written by Thierry Declerck on 2019-04-15

Thierry Declerck was representing the Prêt-à-LLOD project at the Kick-Off Meeting of the newly launched European Language Grid (ELG) project.

Prêt-à-LLOD Kick-off Meeting

written by John McCrae on 2019-01-18

Prêt-à-LLOD Kick-off Meeting took a place in the Data Science Institute, NUI Galway, Ireland on January 17–18, 2019.