Prizes

Description Whom Date
The journal Science made a special mention The journal Science made a special mention of the work done by the members of the group Mikel Artetxe, Eneko Agirre and Gorka Labaka in the article entitled Artificial intelligence goes bilingual without a dictionary. Eneko Agirre , Mikel Artetxe , Gorka Labaka 2018
Prize for the best work presented at the XXXIII International Conference of the Spanish Society for Natural Language Processing (SEPLN 2017). The article EusHeidelTime: Time Expression Extraction and Normalisation for Basque, presented by the researchers Begoña Altuna, Maxux Aranzabe and Arantza Díaz de Ilarraza, won the prize for the best work presented at the XXXIII International Conference of the Spanish Society for Natural Language Processing (SEPLN 2017). Begoña Altuna , Maxux Aranzabe , Arantza Díaz de Ilarraza 2018
Premios Nacionales de Fin de Carrera de Educación Universitaria 2013-2014 Premios para estudiantes que hayan concluido sus estudios conducentes a un título universitario oficial de Grado o de Primer o Segundo Ciclo en centros universitarios españoles en el curso 2013-2014 Mikel Artetxe Ixa taldea 2018
Acknowledgment for the contribution made to the Basque community in the area of Information Technology Acknowledgment given to the Ixa group by the bascophile association in San Sebastian Bagera (Bagera Donostiako Euskaltzaleen Elkartea) for the contribution made to the Basque community in the area of Information Technology. Ixa taldea 2018
Mikel Artetxe awarded in Hackaton on Language Technologies organized by Red.es Mikel Artetxe IXAkideak bigarren saria lortu du Bartzelonan antolatu den Hizkuntza Teknologietako Hackatoian. Antolatzailea Red.es izan da, Espainian Hizkuntza Teknologiak sustatzeko Planaren barruan kokatuta dago ekitaldia eta SESIAD agentziaren babesa izan du. Mikel Artetxe 2017
Google Research Award (Eneko Agirre) In 2016, Eneko Agirre received the Google Research Award, endowed with $ 50,000 for research on the measure of proximity between word meanings. Eneko Agirre 2016
#Txiotesia3 award for Uxoa Iñurrieta. Uxoa Iñurrieta Ixakideak irabazi du #txiotesia3 txapelketako sari bat, ekarpen ulergarrienaren saria izan da berea. Uxoa Iñurrieta 2016
Prize for the best work in Humanities at the conference for young researchers IkerGazte 2015. The researcher Begoña Altuna received the prize for the best work in Humanities (Euskarazko denbora-egituren tratamendu automatikorako azterketa “Automatic analysis of time structures for Basque”) at the conference for young researchers IkerGazte 2015. Begoña Altuna 2015
Award for the most important contribution to the development of the Basque Country at the conference for young researchers IkerGazte 2015. The researcher Olatz Perez de Viñaspre received the Udalbiltza award for the most important contribution to the development of the Basque Country (Osasun-txosten elebidunak posible ote? “Are bilingual medical reports possible?”) at the conference for young researchers IkerGazte 2015. Olatz Perez de Viñaspre 2015
Mikel Artetxe Zurututza receives the Best Academic Record Award in Computer Science 2014 UPV/EHUko Informatika Fakultateko 2013-2014 ikasturteko “espediente onenari diploma” eman diote Mikel Artetxe Ixakideari. Mikel Artetxe Ixa taldea 2014
Award for the best summary of a doctoral PhD thesis in the call Txiokatu zure tesia 6 mezutan, # Txiotesia2 “Tweet you PhD in 6 messages”, organized by the Summer Basque University UEU in 2014 The researcher Itziar Gonzalez de Dios received the award for the best summary of a doctoral PhD thesis in the call Txiokatu zure tesia 6 mezutan, # Txiotesia2 “Tweet you PhD in 6 messages”, organized by the Summer Basque University UEU in 2014, for her work on automatic simplification of texts in Basque. Itziar Gonzalez-Dios 2014
Acknowledgment granted by the City of San Sebastian In 2013, the Ixa group got an institutional acknowledgment granted by the City of San Sebastian. Ixa taldea 2013
NewsReader Project winner of the 4th edition of the Enlighten Your Research (EYR4) competition NewsReader proiektukoek, tartean IXA taldekoak ere badira, EYR4 lehiaketa irabazi dute! Albiste-jario handi-handiak automatikoki aztertzeko Enlighten Your Research (EYR4) lehiaketaren 4. edizioa izan da. Sariarekin batera hiru opari egiten ditu Amsterdam-eko Unibertsitateak: 25.000€, hodeiko konputagailu potente bat erabiltzeko baimena eta horretarako aholkularitza. Ixa taldea 2013
GipuzkoAPP apps contest, organized by the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa in 2013 Researchers Ion Lizarazu and Manex Agirrezabal won the GipuzkoAPP apps contest, organized by the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa in 2013, with their application Segapoto, which helps the user to complete verses in Basque. Manex Aguirrezabal , Ion Lizarazu 2013
Iñigo Lopez Gazpio receives the Best Academic Record Award in Computer Science 2013 UPV/EHUko Informatika Fakultateko 2012-2013 ikasturteko “espediente onenari diploma” eman diote Iñigo Lopez Gazpio Ixakideari. Ixa taldea 2013
Arantxa Otegi received the Koldo Mitxelena prize 2013 In 2013, the researcher Arantxa Otegi received the Koldo Mitxelena prize, organized by the Basque Language Academy and the University of the Basque Country, for the best PhD thesis in 2012 in the area of technical studies. Arantxa Otegi 2013
Anton Abadia award In 2013, the Ixa group received the Anton Abadia award, granted by the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa due to the impact of the group's work on the normalization of the Basque language. Ixa taldea 2013
Maite Oronoz Anchordoqui received the Koldo Mitxelena prize 2011 In 2011, the researcher Maite Oronoz Anchordoqui received the Koldo Mitxelena prize, organized by the Basque Language Academy and the University of the Basque Country, for the best PhD thesis of 2010 in the area of technical studies. Maite Oronoz 2011
Prize for the best application presented at the CLA'09 (Computational Linguistics - Applications) The application AnHitz, developed within the project of the same name, won the award for the best work in information retrieval as well as the prize for the best application presented at the CLA'09 (Computational Linguistics - Applications) a conference held in Mrągowo (Poland) in 2009. Ixa taldea 2009
Prize for the best work presented at the conference of the European Association of Machine Translation held in Barcelona in 2009 The article Use of Rich Linguistic Information to translate preposition and Grammar case to Basque won the prize for the best work presented at the conference of the European Association of Machine Translation held in Barcelona in 2009. Ixa taldea 2009
Gorka Labaka statistical machine translation Albayzin-08 itzulpen automatikoko sistema estatistikoak ebaluatzeko markoa da. Marko horren barruan, aurten espainieratik euskarara itzulpenak egiteko txapelketa egin da. Lehian 12 sistema ibili dira, hiru unibertsitatetik bidaliak: Kataluniako Unibertsitateko Politeknikoa (UPC, TALP-AVIVAVOZ), Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV-PRHLT) eta Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea (EHU, Ixa taldea). EHUko Ixa taldeko kidea den Gorka Labakaren sistemak irabazi du. Ixa taldea 2008
UPV/EHUko Tesietarako Sari Berezia 2004. UPV/EHUko Tesietarako Sari Berezia. Izaskun Aldezabal. “Aditz-azpikategorizazioaren azterketa sintaxi partzialetik sintaxi osorako bidean. 100 aditzen azterketa, Levin-en (1993) lana oinarri hartuta eta metodo automatikoak baliatuz.”. Zuzendariak: Patxi Goenaga eta Kepa Sarasola. Izaskun Aldezabal 2004
ELEKA INGENIARITZA LINGUISTIKOA S.L won the Toribio Etxeberria awards The company ELEKA INGENIARITZA LINGUISTIKOA S.L won the Toribio Etxeberria awards. Bic Gipuzkoa 2002. ELEKA is a language engineering company that offers R & D & I solutions for the management of knowledge and the application of information technologies. The company was created together with Elhuyar for the transfer of the products of the Ixa group in the area of language engineering. ELEKA NGENIARITZA LINGUISTIKOA S.L (spin-off) 2002
Manuel Laborde Werlinden Prize In 2001, the Ixa group won the Manuel Laborde Werlinden Prize, thanks to which the company ELEKA INGENIARITZA LINGUISTIKOA S.L. was created. Ixa taldea 2001
UPV/EHUko Tesietarako Sari Berezia 1995. UPV/EHUko Tesietarako Sari Berezia. Xabier Arregi. “Itzulpenean laguntzeko Hiztegi-sistema eleanitza” Xabier Arregi 1995