European Language Grid (ELG): Introduction and overview

4th Regional ELG Workshop: Finland

15th December 2020, 14.00-16.30
Online event


The European Language Grid (ELG) aims to provide a digital marketplace where European companies, organizations and citizens can both offer and efficiently use language technologies, data sets and services. The ELG workshop presents an overview of the ELG platform and the ELG pilot projects. Welcome to see what ELG has to offer for you!


The workshop is a free online event, but registration is required. Please register via the ELRC website by 10th December. NB: In case you wish to participate in the ELG tutorial session that may be arranged after the workshop, please indicate this in the field for additional information on the registration form. Thanks!

Note that the third ELRC Workshop in Finland will also take place online, in the same virtual room, on the same day at 9.30-12.40. Welcome to participate in both events!

Program (provisional)

14:00Welcome and introduction
14:05ELG Overview
Katrin Marheinecke
14:30ELG online demo
Nils Feldhus
14:50Presentations of Finnish Pilot Projects funded in ELG: PARA4DLM (University of Turku), LSDISCO (Lingsoft); OPUS-MT (University of Helsinki)
15:20Expectations/requirements of Finnish Language Technology providers
Marko Turpeinen, 1001Lakes
15:40Summary and discussion
16:00End of workshop
16:15Tutorial: How to integrate a service into ELG
This tutorial may be organized according to requests from the participants. Please indicate your interest in the registration form.

Last updated: December 7, 2020