International partnership

4th Workshop on Spoken Language Technologies for Under-Resourced Languages

On the 14-16th of May 2014 the 4th International Workshop on Spoken Language Technologies for Under-resourced Languages (SLTU’14) was held at ITMO University (4 Birzhevaya line, St. Petersburg,) http://www.mica.edu.vn/sltu2014/.

The workshop chairman this year was Alexey Karpov, member of the IRL, professor of the Speech Information Systems Department. Yuri Matveev, the Head of the IRL, professor of the Speech Information Systems Department was a member of the workshop research and organizing committees.

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Meeting with a Computer Laboratory of Maine representative

On the 15th of May 2014 a meeting with Fethi Bougares, an Associative Professor of the Computer Laboratory of Maine was held at the IRL in Speech Information Systems Department premises. At the meeting the participants discussed automatic speech recognition collaboration issues on and Master’s and Postgraduate program cooperation.

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Meeting with Dr. Satoshi Nakamura, Elected Board Member of International Speech Communication Association (ISCA), Professor of Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology (Japan) and Honorary Professor of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)

On the 16th of May 2014 a meeting with Dr. Satoshi Nakamura, professor of Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan, and Honorary professor of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany was held at the IRL in Speech Information Systems Department premises. At the meeting the participants discussed speech technology scientific collaboration issues and Postgraduate program cooperation.

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Teleconference with the Informatics and Mathmetics Department, Kostanay State University, Kazakhstan

On the 25th of May 2014 a meeting with the Informatics and Mathmetics Department of the Kostanay State University (Kazakhstan) staff was held in the ITMO University. During the meeting the participants discussed Master’s program cooperation.

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Meeting with Dr. Milos Železný, Department of Cybernetics, University of West Bohemia (Czech Republic)

On 27 May 2014 a meeting with Dr. Milos Železný from the Department of Cybernetics, University of West Bohemia (Czech Republic) at the IRL in Department of Speech Information Systems premises was held. During the meeting the sides discussed speech technology scientific collaboration issues and Master’s and Postgraduate program cooperation.

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