Neural machine translation with DeepL—Information session (SFE-246)


This workshop is offered in English only and is reserved for people translating or revising French-to-English texts. For more information about the equivalent course in French, consult: La traduction automatique neuronale avec DeepL – Séance d’information (SFE-146).


Professional training


Artificial intelligence has allowed machine translation to improve by leaps and bounds over the past few years, and neural machine translation is now indispensable. This information session will provide an overview of the DeepL neural machine translation tool along with its benefits and shortcomings.

Course code: SFE-246

Open to

Translators, revisers and other language professionals




The workshop is given in English; however, participants are welcome to use the official language of their choice.

Learning objectives

At the end of the session, participants will be able to

  • list the benefits and shortcomings of DeepL;
  • recognize frequent DeepL errors

Virtual classroom—1.50 hours


Please consult the Translation Bureau’s course directory and calendar.

Number of participants

10 to 12

The Translation Bureau reserves the right to cancel this activity unless at least six participants are expected to attend.

Course fee

$60 (free of charge for Translation Bureau employees)

20% discount for members of a recognized professional association with proof of current membership (photocopy of membership card).


To register for this workshop, please consult the Translation Bureau’s course registration procedure and form.

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