Automatic Speech Recognition
Demonstration & Toolkit Call for Proposals
The program committee for the 14th biannual IEEE workshop on Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding is accepting proposals for the Demo & Toolkit session that will be held during the workshop. The demonstration session has become an exciting highlight of the ASRU workshops. The event will include demonstrations of latest innovations by research groups in industry, academia, and government. Demonstrations can be related to any of the topics defined by ASRU:
- ASR / LVCSR systems
- Language modeling
- Acoustic modeling
The Workshop is the fourth in a series of even-year SLTU Workshops. Three previous Workshops were organized: SLTU'12 in Cape Town, SLTU'10 in Penang, and SLTU'08 in Hanoi. SLTU'14 Workshop has the special focus on Eastern European under-resourced languages (Slavic, Baltic, Uralic, Altaic, Caucasian, Turkic, etc.), but papers on automatic processing other under-resourced languages are also encouraged.
Topics of the Workshop include all areas related to processing of any under-resourced or endangered languages:
1) Language resources development, acquisition, and representation;
Call for Applications
The North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL) is again offering an exciting summer school opportunity for a limited number of graduate and undergraduate students interested in the field of Human Language Technology.