The 7th Workshop on Patent and Scientific Literature Translation


Call for papers

●Topics of Interests

We solicit original research papers as well as survey papers and user reports. Topics of interests include but not limited to:
— Machine translation of patents and scientific literature
— Domain adaptation of MT systems
— Translation aids for patents and scientific literature
— Language resources for patent and scientific literature translation
— Evaluation techniques for patent and scientific literature translation
— Controlled languages and machine translation
— Multilingual retrieval and classification of patents and scientific literature

●Important Dates

— *** DEADLINE EXTENDED *** July 21: Paper submission deadline
— August 11: Notifications to authors
— August 25: Camera-ready versions due
— September 22: Workshop

●Submission instructions

The format for papers is the same as for regular MT Summit 2017 submissions. Papers must not exceed 12 (twelve) pages plus 4 (four) pages for references. All papers should follow the formatting instructions included with the style files, and should be submitted in PDF. Latex, PDF and MS Word style files are available at To allow for blind reviewing, please do not include author names and affiliations within the paper and avoid obvious self-references.

Papers must be submitted to the START system ( by 11:59 pm PDT (GMT – 7 hours), Friday July 21, 2017. *** DEADLINE EXTENDED *** .