[Humanist] 26.917 events: Text, Speech, Dialogue

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Wed Mar 27 07:16:35 CET 2013

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 26, No. 917.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:51:17 +0000
        From: TSD 2013 <xrambous at aurora.fi.muni.cz>
        Subject: TSD 2013 - Last Call for Papers


Sixteenth International Conference on TEXT, SPEECH and DIALOGUE (TSD 2013)
	    Plzen (Pilsen), Czech Republic, 1-5 September 2013


The TSD conference fee was significantly reduced. It is organized in
parallel with SPECOM.


Ron Cole
Hynek Hermansky
Torbjorn Lager
Ralf Steinberger
Victor Zakharov 


The conference is organized by the Faculty of Applied Sciences, University
of West Bohemia, Pilsen, and the Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk
University, Brno. This year the conference is organized in parallel with
the 15th International Conference on Speech and Computer (SPECOM). The
conference is supported by International Speech Communication Association

Venue: Plzen (Pilsen), angelo Hotel (city center), Czech Republic


TSD series have evolved as a prime forum for interaction between
researchers in both spoken and written language processing from all over
the world. Proceedings of TSD form a book published by Springer-Verlag in
their Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) series. The TSD
proceedings are regularly indexed by Thomson Reuters Conference
Proceedings Citation Index. LNAI series are listed in all major citation
databases such as DBLP, SCOPUS, EI, INSPEC, or COMPENDEX.


Topics of the conference will include (but are not limited to):

    Corpora and Language Resources (monolingual, multilingual,
    text and spoken corpora, large web corpora, disambiguation,
    specialized lexicons, dictionaries)

    Speech Recognition (multilingual, continuous, emotional
    speech, handicapped speaker, out-of-vocabulary words,
    alternative way of feature extraction, new models for
    acoustic and language modelling)

    Tagging, Classification and Parsing of Text and Speech
    (multilingual processing, sentiment analysis, credibility
    analysis, automatic text labeling, summarization, authorship

    Speech and Spoken Language Generation (multilingual, high
    fidelity speech synthesis, computer singing)

    Semantic Processing of Text and Speech (information
    extraction, information retrieval, data mining, semantic web, 
    knowledge representation, inference, ontologies, sense
    disambiguation, plagiarism detection)

    Integrating Applications of Text and Speech Processing
    (machine translation, natural language understanding,
    question-answering strategies, assistive technologies)

    Automatic Dialogue Systems (self-learning, multilingual,
    question-answering systems, dialogue strategies, prosody in

    Multimodal Techniques and Modelling (video processing, facial
    animation, visual speech synthesis, user modelling, emotions
    and personality modelling)


The official language of the event will be English. However, papers on
processing of languages other than English are strongly encouraged.


All correspondence regarding the conference should be addressed to:
Ms  Anna  Habernalova, TSD 2013 Conference Secretary
E-mail: tsd2013 at tsdconference.org
Phone: +420 722 375 005
Fax: +420 377 632 402 - Please, mark the faxed material with capitals
                        'TSD' on top.
TSD 2013 conference web site: http://www.tsdconference.org/tsd2013

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