MT SUMMIT 99

MACHINE TRANSLATION SUMMIT VII

"MT in the Great Translation Era"

September 13-17, 1999, Singapore

Conference Organization


Organizing Committee

Honorary Chair:
Makoto Nagao, Kyoto University, Japan
Chair:
Hozumi Tanaka, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Vice ChairsF
Hwee Boon Low, Kent Ridge Digital Labs, Singapore
Jun-ichi Tsujii, University of Tokyo, Japan, and University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, UK
Members:
Atsushi Asada, Sharp Corp., Japan
Shun Ishizaki, Keio University, Japan
Mihoko Katsuta, Japan Translation Federation, Inc., Japan
Masaki Komurasaki, Center of International Cooperation for Computerization(CICC), Japan
Taizo Kotani, Inter Group Corporation., Japan
Takeshi Maruyama, Fujitsu Ltd., Japan
Shigemichi Matsuka, Hitachi Ltd., Japan
Sukeichi Miki, Matsushita Electric Corp., Japan
Hirosato Nomura, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Tadashi Okamura, Toshiba Corp., Japan
Yasuyoshi Sakai, Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International, Japan
Tatsuzo Tanaka, Japan Electronic Industry Development Association, Japan
Shintaro Ushio, Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd., Japan
Akira Yamazaki, Center of International Cooperation for Computerization(CICC), Japan
Ei-ichi Yoshikawa, NEC Corp., japan
Cheong Tong Loong Kent Ridge Digital Labs, Singapore
Key-Sun Choi, KAIST, Center for Artificial Intelligence ResearchCKorea
Yusoff Zaharin, University Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Changning Huang, Tsinghua University, China
Keh-Yih Su, Behavior Design Corporation, Taiwan
Dekai Wu, University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong

Executive Committee

Chair:
Hirokazu Amemiya, Toshiba Corporation, Japan
Vice Chairs:
Hideki Morimoto, Fujitsu Ltd., Japan
Hitoshi Isahara, Communications Research Laboratory, MPT, Japan
Members:
Masaru Fuji, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Japan
Yoji Fukumochi, Sharp Corporation, Japan
Yoshihiko Hayashi, NTT Cyberspace Laboratories, Japan
Kazuo Higuchi, Japan Electronic Industry Development Association, Japan
Satoshi Kinoshita, Toshiba Corporation, Japan
Junji Nagata, Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd., Japan
Yuichi Nomuta, Japan Translation Federation Inc., Japan
Suteo Okuhira, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Jun Sugano, Matsushita Electric Co., Ltd., Japan
Shozo Takahashi, Center of the International Cooperation for Computerization (CICC), Japan
Akio Taneda, NEC Corporation, Japan
Seishiro Yamahata, Inter Group Corporation, Japan

Local Organizing Committee

Chair:
Hwee Boon Low, Kent Ridge Digital Labs, Singapore
Secretary:
Victorine Chen-Toh, Kent Ridge Digital Labs, Singapore

Program Committee

Chair:
Jun-ichi Tsujii, University of Tokyo, Japan and University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, UK
Vice Chair:
Loong Cheong Tong, Kent Ridge Digital Labs, Singapore
Members:
Virginia Cha, Star+Globe Technologies, Singapore
Jason S. Chang, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
ZhaoXiong Chen, Kezhi Co., China
Key-Sun Choi, Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
Robert Dale, Macquarie University, Australia
Zhendong Dong, Chinese Information Processing Society, China
Dominique Estival, Syrinx Speech Systems, Australia
Changning Huang, Tsinghua University, China
Hitoshi Iida, ATR Interpreting Telecommunications Research Laboratories and SONY Computer Science Laboratories Inc., Japan
Etsuo Ito, Toshiba Corporation, Japan
Hiroyuki Kaji, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Shin-ichiro Kamei, NEC Corporation, Japan
Asanee Kawtrakul, Kasetsart University, Thailand
Kunio Matsui, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Japan
Se Young Park, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Korea
Wanchai Rivepiboon, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Trihono Sastrohartono, Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology, Indonesia
Youlwon Seong, Language and Computer, Ltd., Korea
Satoshi Shirai, ATR Interpreting Telecommunications Research Laboratories, Japan
Keh-Yih Su, Behavior Design Corporation, Taiwan
Chew Lim Tan, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Benjamin K. Tsou, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Dekai Wu, University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Yusoff Zaharin, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
International Advisors:
Laurie Gerber, SYSTRAN Software, Inc., USA
Eduard Hovy, USC Information Sciences Institute, USA
John Hutchins, University of East Anglia, UK
Antonio Sanfilippo, European Commission, Luxembourg