The project has the aim of realizing a collaborative Web system for the translation of the Babylonian Talmud into the Italian language by a group of authorized translators.
Moreover, the project foresees the development of components for Text Semantic Annotation and Natural Language Processing.
Partners involved in the project: the Presidency of the Italian Cabinet; the Italian Ministry for Education, University and Research; the Union of Italian Jewish Communities; the Italian Rabbinical College; the Italian National Research Council.
The Babylonian Talmud Translation Project S.c.a r.l. (PTTB S.c.a r.l.) and ILC-CNR have entered into an Operational Agreement for the development of a joint Research Project for further development of the Traduco system, with particular regard to the adoption of methods and techniques of the Computational Linguistics sector.
The Agreement, stipulated on 13/11/2017, was integrated on 26/07/2018 and will end on 14/12/2021.