Paper: Session 9: Government Panel

ACL ID H93-1055
Title Session 9: Government Panel
Venue Human Language Technologies
Session Main Conference
Year 1993

The purpose of the Government Panel session is to inform the research community about Human Language Technology research sponsored by the individual Government agencies that the panel- ists represent. The researchers gain a better understanding of the potential market beyond ARPA, for their research skills and prod- uct. Government agencies who may need what the researchers can offer benefit when the informed researchers contact the agencies. In the climate of declining Government funding for the Defense Department, the Session Chair noted that the contracts will be fewer and go to the contractors who are most knowledgable about the research that is going on Government-wide and to those who are knowledgeable about how their skills and products can meet Government user needs. The Government...