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Category:   E-CFP
Subject:   nvitation to International Symposium on Audiovisual Detection of Errors in Pronunciation Training, Stockholm, Sweden, 6-
Email:   engwall_(on)_kth.se
Date received:   17 Oct 2011
Deadline:   15 Feb 2012
Start date:   06 Jun 2012

Invitation to and call for papers for the International Symposium on Audiovisual Detection of Errors in Pronunciation Training (IS ADEPT) KTH, Stockholm, Sweden 6-8 June 2012 www.speech.kth.se/isadept This symposium is a one-time event endorsed by SLaTE (the ISCA Special Interest Group on Speech and Language Technologies in Education) and organized to bring together academia and industry within the field of Computer Assisted Pronunciation Training (CAPT). Its aim is to reach a common understanding of the current state-of-the-art in methods for pronunciation error analysis and their use in CAPT software in order to identify the needs and paths for future research. Keynote speakers Lewis Johnson, Chief scientist at Alelo Inc. Bryan Pellom, Vice President, Speech Development at Rosetta Stone Horacio Franco, Speech Technology & Research Laboratory SRI International Gary Pelton, Vice President Carnegie Speech Helmer Strik, Radboud University Nijmegen Jack Mostow, Carnegie Mellon University Silke Witt-Ehsani, Vice President, TuVox Design Center Florian Hoenig, University of Erlangen The invited speakers will give presentations focusing on overviews of automatic pronunciation detection methods in commercial applications and research projects, ongoing development of pronunciation analysis algorithms, and the pedagogical or pragmatic needs in future development. The symposium program will also include regular scientific presentations, a demo session, panel discussion plus a social program (included common lunches, symposium dinner and guided visit to the Stockholm City Hall). Paper submissions Prospective participants should submit a full 4 or 6 page paper, or a 1 page demo proposal. Important Dates Paper Submission: 15 February 2012 Notification of Acceptance: 13 April 2012 Demo description Submission: 13 April 2012 Camera-Ready Paper: 4 May 2012 Early registration Deadline: 4 May 2012 www.speech.kth.se/isadept isadept2012_(at)_speech.kth.se -- ---------------------------------- Olov Engwall, Associate Professor Centre for Speech Technology +468 790 75 65 __________________________________________ - ELSNET mailing list Elsnet-list_(at)_elsnet.org - To manage your subscription go to: http://mailman.elsnet.org/mailman/listinfo/elsnet-list

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