Workshop: HFST-TESSERACT: Open-source Transducers and OCR

Rueter, J. (Member of organizing committee)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Description

Open-source Helsinki Finite-State Transducer Technology (University of Helsinki, Finland) utilized in the Giellatekno-Divvun infrastructure (University of Tromsø, Norway) provides transducers for languages with under-facilitated IT. The purpose of the workshop was to use these transducers with OCRICOLA (an adapted version of the TESSERACT Open-source OCR engine) and produce language models for minority Uralic languages.
Period2 Jun 20146 Jun 2014
Event typeOther
LocationHelsinki, Finland
Degree of RecognitionInternational