On 28.11.2020 at 10:00 a.m. was held a “Student-Teacher Workshop of the Laboratory for Applied Linguistics - Results and Perspectives”.
At the end of 2020 the book "Open a GLAM Lab. Digital Cultural Heritage Innovation Labs", Book Sprint, Doha, Qatar, 23 - 27 September 2019, was published in a Bulgarian version.
Leading researchers from the Laboratory of Applied Linguistics „Aksela Lazarova“ at the University of Shumen Konstantin Preslavsky University of Shumen" (LABLING), participated in the international scientific conference Speech and Computer - SPECOM 2020, which was held in St. Petersburg, Russia from 7 to 9 October 2020.
The combined efforts of National Library “Ivan Vazov“ – Plovdiv and the Institute of Information and Communication Technology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (IICT-BAS) led to promising advances in the improvement of the optical recognition of historical Bulgarian texts printed before the last orthographic reform in 1945.