LetsMT! machine translation platform has been nominated to the second round of the Export and Innovation Award 2012. It is included in the Most Innovative Product category.
This year, the Export and Innovation Award is held for the eighth time. It is organized by the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) in cooperation with the Ministry of Economics of Latvia. The goal of the Award is to acknowledge Latvian merchants who have succeeded in creating new and exportable goods and providing high quality products in the local market.
114 applications were submitted in 2012. After reviewing all applicants in the first round of the Most Innovative Product category, the second round finalists were announced. In the second round, Tilde with its LetsMT! machine translation platform will compete with nine well known and innovative Latvian companies, including MADARA Cosmetics, ZABBIX, Pure Chocolate, etc.
The winners of the Export and Innovation Award 2012 will be announced at a ceremony on December 19, 2012. The participants will be addressed by the patron Andris Bērziņš, the President of the Republic of Latvia.