We are thrilled to announce that part of our team, Luisa Bentivogli (Head of the unit), Beatrice Savoldi (post-doc), and Lina Varella Conti (new PhD student) in-person, and Dennis Fucci (third-year PhD student) virtually, will attend EMNLP 2023 in Singapore this week!

They will present:

  • Wednesday, December 6, 2023
    • WMT23, Oral Session 2 — Shared Task Overview Posters I from 11:00-12:30:
      • Test Suites Task: Evaluation of Gender Fairness in MT with MuST-SHE and INES” by Beatrice Savoldi, Marco Gaido, Matteo Negri and Luisa Bentivogli.
  • Friday, December 8, 2023
    • Main Conference, Oral Session 2, Machine Translation from 11:45-12:00 (virtual):
      • Integrating Language Models into Direct Speech Translation: An Inference-Time Solution to Control Gender Inflection” by Dennis Fucci, Marco Gaido, Sara Papi, Mauro Cettolo, Matteo Negri and Luisa Bentivogli.
  • Saturday December 9, 2023
    • Main Conference, Poster Session 2, from 09:00-10:30 (East Foyer):
      • Hi Guys or Hi Folks? Benchmarking Gender-Neutral Machine Translation with the GeNTE Corpus” by Andrea Piergentili, Beatrice Savoldi, Dennis Fucci, Matteo Negri and Luisa Bentivogli.
      • Using Artificial French Data to Understand the Emergence of Gender Bias in Transformer Language Models” by Lina Conti and Guillaume Wisniewski.

Feel free to take advantage of this opportunity to connect with a part of our team and engage in discussions about gender bias, machine translation, and other connected topics.