ISMT - Inclusive & Sustainable MT

Research Group on Machine Translation | Tilburg University, NL


  • Machine Translation
  • Sign Language Translation
  • Gender bias
  • Quality Estimation
  • Domain Adaptation in MT


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The SignON Project

01/2021 – Developing

SignON Project
A user-centric and community-driven project that aims to facilitate the exchange of information among Deaf, hard of hearing and hearing individuals across Europe, targeting the Irish, British, Dutch, Flemish and Spanish sign as well as the English, Irish, Dutch and Spanish spoken languages.

02/2022 – 08/2022

Machine Translation Quality Assessment
Evaluation and monitoring of MT output quality has become one of the essential aspects of language technology management in LSPs' workflows.

Gender Augmented Data for NLP


[All Publications]
  1. Quality Estimation for the Translation Industry–Data Challenges
    Sharami, Javad Pourmostafa Roshan, Murgolo, Elena, and Shterionov, Dimitar
    In The 32nd Meeting of Computational Linguistics in The Netherlands, 2022
  2. Challenges with sign language datasets for sign language recognition and translation
    De Sisto, Mirella, Vandeghinste, Vincent, Gómez, Santiago Egea, De Coster, Mathieu, Shterionov, Dimitar, and Seggion, H
    In LREC2022, the 13th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, pp. 2478–2487, 2022
  3. The Ecological Footprint of Neural Machine Translation Systems