Paper: Session 10: Government Panel

ACL ID H94-1056
Title Session 10: Government Panel
Venue Human Language Technologies
Session Main Conference
Year 1994

The Workshop included an extended group of presentations by selected US government agencies and an invited guest from the European Community. These presentations, amplified in the following pages, indicated the importance given to speech and natural language research and development, and the approach of each agency to adapt their philosophy and activities to those aspects which they considered most important to their charter. Reactions from the audience were taken within the time allocated to the presentations. SUMMARY STATEMENTS The first presentation was by Calvin Olano of the Department of Defense, where he has been involved over the years in the development and acquisition of spoken language systems. His remarks, while mostly oriented to the ARPA spoken language research efforts, were ...