First Call for Participation: WMT19 Machine Translation related Shared Tasks

Shared Tasks on translation, MT evaluation, and automated post-editing.

August 1-2, 2019, in conjunction with ACL 2019 in Florence, Italy

As part of WMT, as in previous years, we will be organising a collection of shared tasks related to machine translation. We hope that both beginners and established research groups will participate. This year we have so far confirmed the following tasks

– Translation tasks
– News
– Biomedical
– Closely related languages
– Evaluation tasks
– Metrics
– Quality estimation
– Other tasks
– Automatic post-editing

Further information, including task rationale, timetables and data will be posted on the WMT19 website ( in due course. Tasks will be launched in January/February with test weeks in April.

Intending participants are encouraged to register with the mailing list for further announcements (!forum/wmt-tasks)

For all tasks, participants will also be invited to submit a short paper describing their system.

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