Dr. Aljoscha Burchardt is Lab Manager of the Language Technology Lab at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI GmbH) in Berlin. His research focus is on the evaluation of machine translation quality. Burchardt is co-developer of the MQM error metric. He has a background in semantic Language Technology. After his PhD in Computational Linguistics at Saarland University he coordinated the Center of Research Excellence “E-Learning 2.0” at Technische Universität Darmstadt.