IEEE, SPS, ACL, ISCA

Organizing Chairs:

Dilek Hakkani-Tür, Microsoft

Mari Ostendorf, U. Washington

Finance Chair:

Gokhan Tur, Microsoft

Advisory Board:

Mazin Gilbert, AT&T Labs - Research

Srinivas Bangalore, AT&T Labs - Research

Giuseppe Riccardi, U. Trento

Technical Chairs:

Isabel Trancoso, INESC-ID, Portugal

Tim Paek, Microsoft Research

Area Chairs:

Julia Hirschberg, Columbia Univ.

Hermann Ney, RWTH Aachen

Andreas Stolcke, SRI International/ICSI

Ye-Yi Wang, Microsoft Research

Demo Chairs:

Alex Potamianos, Tech. U. of Crete

Mikko Kurimo, Helsinki U. of Tech.

Publicity Chair:

Bhuvana Ramabhadran, IBM

Benoit Favre, U. Le Mans

Panel Chairs:

Sadaoki Furui, Tokyo Inst. Of Tech.

Eric Fosler-Lussier, Ohio State U.

Publication Chair:

Yang Liu, U. Texas, Dallas

Local Organizers:

Dimitra Vergryi, SRI International

Murat Akbacak, SRI International

Arindam Mandal, SRI International

Sibel Yaman, IBM Research

Europe Liaisons:

Frederic Bechet, U. Marseille

Philipp Koehn, U. Edinburgh

Asia Liaisons:

Helen Meng, C. U. Hong Kong

Gary Geunbae Lee, POSTECH

Technical Program

PD2: Poster and Demo Session: Speech Processing Systems

Session Type: Poster
Time: Monday, December 13, 16:00 - 18:00
Location: Horizon+Lanai
 
PD2.1: THE IBM ATTILA SPEECH RECOGNITION TOOLKIT
         Hagen Soltau; IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
         George Saon; IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
         Brian Kingsbury; IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
 
PD2.2: TOWARDS ACCURATE RECOGNITION FOR CHILDREN'S ORAL READING FLUENCY
         Jian Cheng; Pearson
         Jianqiang Shen; Pearson
 
PD2.3: UNSUPERVISED CROSS-LINGUAL SPEAKER ADAPTATION FOR ACCENTED SPEECH RECOGNITION
         Reima Karhila; Aalto University
         Mikko Kurimo; Aalto University
 
PD2.4: MUSE: AN OPEN SOURCE SPEECH TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH PLATFORM
         Peter Cahill; University College Dublin
         Julie Carson-Berndsen; University College Dublin
 
PD2.5: MULTIMEDIA LEARNING MATERIALS
         José Lopes; INESC-ID / IST
         Isabel Trancoso; INESC-ID / IST
         Rui Correia; INESC-ID / IST
         Thomas Pellegrini; INESC-ID Lisboa
         Hugo Meinedo; INESC-ID Lisboa
         Nuno Mamede; INESC-ID / IST
         Maxine Eskenazy; Carnegie Mellon University
 
PD2.6: QUERY LANGUAGE MODELING FOR VOICE SEARCH
         Ciprian Chelba; Google, Inc.
         Johan Schalkwyk; Google, Inc.
         Thorsten Brants; Google, Inc.
         Vida Ha; Google, Inc.
         Boulos Harb; Google, Inc.
         Will Neveitt; Google, Inc.
         Carolina Parada; The Johns Hopkins University
         Peng Xu; Google, Inc.
 
PD2.7: IMPLEMENTING SRI’S PASHTO SPEECH-TO-SPEECH TRANSLATION SYSTEM ON A SMART PHONE
         Jing Zheng; SRI International
         Arindam Mandal; SRI International
         Xin Lei; Google, Inc.
         Michael Frandsen; SRI International
         Necip Fazil Ayan; SRI International
         Dimitra Vergyri; SRI International
         Wen Wang; SRI International
         Murat Akbacak; SRI International
         Kristin Precoda; SRI International
 
PD2.8: ASSESSMENT OF NON-NATIVE SPEECH USING VOWEL SPACE CHARACTERISTICS
         Lei Chen; Educational Testing Service
         Keelan Evanini; Educational Testing Service
         Xie Sun; University of Missouri
 
PD2.9: AFFECTIVE EFFECTS OF SPEECH-ENABLED ROBOTS FOR LANGUAGE LEARNING
         Sungjin Lee; Pohang University of Science and Technology
         Changgu Kim; Korea Institute of Science and Technology
         Jonghoon Lee; Pohang University of Science and Technology
         Hyungjong Noh; Pohang University of Science and Technology
         Kyusong Lee; Pohang University of Science and Technology
         Gary Geunbae Lee; Pohang University of Science and Technology
 
PD2.10: ANALYSIS ON SPEECH CHARACTERISTICS FOR ROBUST VOICE ACTIVITY DETECTION
         Miquel Espi; University of Tokyo
         Shigeki Miyabe; University of Tokyo
         Takuya Nishimoto; University of Tokyo
         Nobutaka Ono; University of Tokyo
         Shigeki Sagayama; University of Tokyo
 
PD2.11: DEMONSTRATION OF AT&T “LET’S GO”: A PRODUCTION-GRADE STATISTICAL SPOKEN DIALOG SYSTEM
         Jason D. Williams; AT&T Labs-Research
         Iker Arizmendi; AT&T Labs-Research
         Alistair Conkie; AT&T Labs-Research
 
PD2.13: SPEAK4IT: MULTIMODAL INTERACTION IN THE WILD
         Michael Johnston; AT&T Labs-Research
         P. Ehlen; AT&T Labs-Research
 
PD2.14: MULTIMODAL INTERACTIVE SPACES: MAGICTV AND MAGICMAP
         M. Worsley; Stanford University
         Michael Johnston; AT&T Labs-Research
 
PD2.15: VIRTUAL MUSEUM GUIDES DEMONSTRATION
         William Swartout; University of Southern California
         David Traum; University of Southern California
         Ron Artstein; University of Southern California
         Dan Noren; University of Southern California
         Paul Debevec; University of Southern California
         Kerry Bronnenkant; University of Southern California
         Josh Williams; University of Southern California
         Anton Leuski; University of Southern California
         Shrikanth Narayanan; University of Southern California
         Diane Piepol; University of Southern California
         Chad Lane; University of Southern California
         Jacquelyn Morie; University of Southern California
         Priti Aggarwal; University of Southern California
         Matt Liewer; University of Southern California
         Jen-Yuan Chiang; University of Southern California
         Jillian Gerten; University of Southern California
         Selina Chu; University of Southern California
         Kyle White; University of Southern California
 
PD2.16: JIBBIGO: SPEECH-TO-SPEECH TRANSLATION ON MOBILE DEVICES
         Matthias Eck; Carnegie Mellon University
         Ian Lane; Carnegie Mellon University
         Ying Zhang; Carnegie Mellon University
         Alex Waibel; Carnegie Mellon University
 
PD2.17: A DEMONSTRATION OF AUTOMATIC RECOGNITION OF ‘YES’ OR ‘NO’ NON-LEXICAL VERBAL RESPONSES FOR SPEECH-BASED INTERACTION
         Shiva Sundaram; Deutsche Telekom Laboratories
         Robert Schleicher; Deutsche Telekom Laboratories
         Nathalie Diehl; Deutsche Telekom Laboratories
 
PD2.18: SPEECH@FIT LECTURE BROWSER
         Igor Szöke; Brno University of Technology
         Jan Černocký; Brno University of Technology
         Michal Fapšo; Brno University of Technology
         J. Zizka; Brno University of Technology