The Crowdsourcing and Translation workshop was held at the University of Maryland's Inn and Conference Center on June 10-11, 2010. The workshop was conducted over a two-day period, which included:
Analysis of Existing Research Areas
Brainstorming Activities on Research Areas
Workshop Outcomes & Next Steps
This presentation was prepared by Robert Miller and Greg Little, who were two of the speakers during the said workshop.
Rob Miller, associate professor and leader of the User Interface Design Group in MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab, whose research lies at the intersection of user interfaces and programming, with a recent focus on toolkits and systems that incorporate human computation and crowd computing; he will be joined by Greg Little, a PhD student in the same lab and the creator of Turkit.
Founded in 2010, the industry website, Crowdsourcing.org, is a neutral organization dedicated solely
to crowdsourcing and crowdfunding. As one of the most influential and credible authorities in the crowdsourcing space,
Crowdsourcing.org is recognized worldwide for its intellectual capital, crowdsourcing and crowdfunding
practice expertise and unbiased thought leadership.