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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Full Title: Optimizing Understanding in Multilingual Hospitals

Short Title: WOUMHOSP
Location: Paris, France
Start Date: 30-Oct-2013 - 30-Oct-2013
Contact: Rita Temmerman
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting URL: http://flores.lipn.univ-paris13.fr/tia2013/Workshops_hospital.html
Meeting Description: The aim of this workshop is to bring together researchers from several domains and practitioners from industry, academia and health policy making bodies to report on recent developments, achievements, technology trends and research results on projects concerning the optimization of understanding in multilingual hospital encounters and the possibilities of applying web-based technologies to this end.
Linguistic Subfield: Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Sociolinguistics
LL Issue: 24.3328

This is a session of the following meeting:
Terminology and Artificial Intelligence

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