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Artificial intelligence may be negatively affecting the diversity of cultural expression

by Pisana Ferrari - cApStAn Ambassador to the Global Village   Artificial intelligence (AI) may be negatively affecting the diversity of cultural expression, warns a recent report written by Octavio Kulesz for the UNESCO's Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expression. (1) In international forums, ...

The future of the translation eco-system: should it be “fixed” or reinvented?

by Pisana Ferrari - cApStAn Ambassador to the Global Village   Great panel of speakers and interesting discussions for the webinar organised by TAUS on 11 December on how to "fix" the current translation eco-system, in particular the "knowledge", "operational" and "data" gaps. The webinar followed up on a TAUS ...

Challenges in parallel translation verification of test items with script/audio, e.g. for pre-school children

by Pisana Ferrari – cApStAn Ambassador to the Global Village/Roberta Lizzi - Senior project manager, external human resources director @cApStAn   cApStAn has almost two decades of experience in the linguistic quality control of test items in international large scale assessements, such as PISA, PIAAC, PIRLS, TIMSS, etc. The translation ...