Is the AI-interpreter coming?

The fast rise of online translation engines (Google/Bing Translate, Deepl, etc.) changes the job content of professional translators. But are those also useful for the simultaneous interpreter? In this article for the Smals Research blog I take a closer look at the specific challenges in that field, and the state of the technology today.

This article was subsequently polished and republished in IT Daily. (All in Dutch, for an automated translation into English click here).