ATAP is one strand of the partnership between the Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC) and the School of Languages and Cultures at the University of Queensland. This partnership includes a number of projects that explore language-related technologies, data collection infrastructure and Indigenous capability programs. These projects are being led out of the Language Technology and Data Analytics Lab (LADAL), which is overseen by Professor Michael Haugh and Dr Martin Schweinberger.

Partner Institutions:

University of Queensland:

  • Professor Michael Haugh
  • Dr Martin Schweinberger

University of Sydney:

  • Professor Monika Bednarek (Sydney Corpus Lab)


  • Dr Sara King
  • Ryan Fraser

Project Team

Technology and Interoperability Team

  • Lead: Peter Sefton

  • Moises Sacal

  • Marco La Rosa

  • Michael D’Silva (AARNet)

  • River Smith

  • Alvin Sebastian

Applications and Training Team

  • Lead: Ben Foley

  • Michael Niemann

  • Marius Mathers (Sydney Informatics Hub)

Data and Policy Team

  • Lead: Kathrin Kaiser

  • Cale Johnstone

  • Maria Weaver

  • Adam Bell (AARNet)

Engagement and Outreach Team

  • Lead: Simon Musgrave

  • Sara King (AARNet)

  • Leah Gustafson

  • Harriet Sheppard

Project Manager: Marco Fahmi

Project Coordinator: Leah Gustafson