The Central Institute of Indian Languages organised a week-long natural language processing workshop at its premises recently. Experts from various universities, institutions and language centres participated and gave lectures on various topics.
Dr P Nagabhushan, Chairman, Department of Studies in Computer Science, in his valedictory address, stressed upon the importance of language processing.
Director of CIST, Dr A M Sudhakar explained the challenges in the field of natural language processing. He urged the participants to come up with software that eases the translation from Kannada to English and other languages in an effective way.