Pre-Conference Seminars - Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Four conference seminars are currently available for registration. It is possible to register for two seminars – one in the morning session and one in the afternoon session.

Spaces are limited thus we encourage registering as early as possible.
Those registering for two seminars will be admitted to the Speech Processing Conference, on June 22, at no additional cost.

All participants will receive a free 1-year membership to AVIOS.

Morning Session - 10:00-13:00

  1. Dr. Sara Basson of IBM and Prof. Ami Moyal of Afeka:
    "Speech Transcription Overview – Markets, Applications & Technologies"

Lunch Break - 13:00-15:00

All seminar participants will be invited to a joint lunch.

Afternoon Session - 15:00-18:00

  1. Prof. Lawrence Rabiner of Rutgers University and University of California, Santa Barbara:
    "Fundamentals of Hidden Markov Models and their Application to Speech Recognition Technology"
  2. Dr. Matthew Yuschik of Multimodal Interfaces, LLC:
    "Multimodal Human-Machine Interaction"