The company, led by CEO Andrew Rufener, was founded in 2007 by Prof. Dr. Philipp Koehn, Gregory Binger, a technologist and IT/IP lawyer, and former Gartner senior analysts Bob Hayward and Dion Wiggins. Omniscien Technologies is headquartered in Singapore, and has offices in Zoetermeer, the Netherlands (European and North American Sales as well as Technical Operations) and in Bangkok, Thailand (Asian Sales and R&D).
Omniscien's translation software uses automated translation as well as data manufacturing technologies. It uses statistical and/or neural techniques from cryptography, applying machine learning algorithms that acquire statistical models from existing parallel collections of human translations.
Language coverage includes all major European languages, Middle Eastern and Asian languages as well as some African languages.
Chief Technology Officer, Co-founder
Chief Operating Officer, Co-founder
Combined Spoken Language Translation
Improving Machine Translation via Triangulation and Transliteration
Nadir Durrani, Philipp Koehn
The Impact of Machine Translation Quality on Human Post-editing
Philipp Koehn and Ulrich Germann