International Conference on Natural Language, Signal and Speech Processing

Event Notification Type: 
Call for Papers
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ISGA - Casablanca
Tuesday, 5 December 2017 to Wednesday, 6 December 2017
Submission Deadline: 
Friday, 15 September 2017

First call for papers ICNLSP 2017

ICNLSSP 2017 is the
International Conference On Natural Language Processing and Speech Processing to be held 5-6 December, 2017, In Casablanca – Morocco

Conference site:

The objective of ICNLSSP 2017 is to create a synergy between different areas related to language processing: Speech Recognition, Social Network, Opinion mining, Images, Videos,... The conference highlights new approaches related to the language from basic theories to applications. Regular and posters sessions will be organized, in addition to keynotes presented by senior international researchers. All branches of speech communication science and Natural Language processing are welcome.


Topics of either theoretical, experimental, or applied interest include, but are not limited to:

Signal processing, acoustic modeling
Architecture of speech recognition system
Code-Switching and Arabic dialects
Language processing of social network data
Deep learning for speech recognition
Speech comprehension
Speech Translation
Speech synthesis
Speaker and language identification
Phonetics, phonology and prosody.
Cognition and natural language processing
Information retrieval on social network
Neural network language models.
Machine Learning
Text Mining
Video processing in social network
Human-Machine Dialogue
Text summarization
Image, video & multidimensional signal processing
Machine learning for signal processing

Invited speakers:

Jean-Paul Haton (Professor Emeritus at university of Lorraine)

Yves Lepage (Professor at University of Waseda – Japan)

Olivier Siohan (Senior Researcher at Google – USA)

Imed Zitouni (Senior Researcher at Microsoft – USA)

Program Committee

Frédéric Béchet ( Professor University Aix-Marseille, France)
Laurent Besacier (Professor University of Grenoble, France)
Khalid Choukri (Executive director of the European Language Resources Association (ELRA))
Mona Diab (Associate Professor George Washington University)
Yannick Estève (Professor University of Le Mans, France)
Dominique Fohr (researcher CNRS, France)
Jean-Paul Haton (Professor emeritus, University Lorraine, France)
Salma Jamoussi (Assistant Professor University of Sfax, Tunisia)
Denis Jouvet (Researcher INRIA Lorraine, France)
David Langlois (Assistant Professor Lorraine University, France)
Chiraz Latiri (Professor University of Tunis, Tunisia)
Yves Lepage (Professor University Waseda, Japan)
Mikolaj Leszcuk (Assistant Professor, Poland)
Khalifa Mansouri (Assistant Professor University Hassan II)
Odile Mella (Assistant professor at University of Lorraine)
Franck Poirier (Professor University of Bretagne sud)
Fatiha Sadat (Associate Professor UQAM, Canada)
Khaled Shaalan (Professor The British University in Dubai, UAE)
Olivier Siohan (Researcher Google, USA)
Yahya Slimani (Professor University of Tunis, Tunisia)
Kamel Smaili (Professor University Lorraine, France)
Juan-Manual Torrès (Assistant Professor University of Avignon, France)
Imed Zitouni (Researcher at Microsoft, USA)


Authors are invited to submit full-length papers, with up to four pages (double column) for technical content including figures and possible references, and with one additional optional 5th page containing only references. Submissions will be done via easychair:

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Best regards

Pr K. Smaïli
PC chair