Lecture Series on Speech and Text Technologies - HS 2021

The CL Lecture series offers a platform for contemporary debates on topics at the cross-road between speech, language, and text technologies.



The lectures will take place every second Monday, from 10:00 to 12:00


20 Sept. 2021: Kyle GORMAN, City University of New York, USA (online)

            WikiPron, a finite-state Grammar Pinini

04 Oct. 2021: Laurent BESACIER, Université J. Fourier, Grenoble, France

               Automatic Speech Recognition for Under-resourced Languages


18 Oct. 2021: Thilo STADELMANN, Zürich Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften, Zürich, Switzerland

               Automatic Speaker Recognition using Temporal Features

01 Nov. 2021: Biao ZHANG, Edinburgh University, Edinburgh, UK

               Automatic Interpreting
15 Nov. 2021: Sahoko NAKAYAMA, Nara Institute of Science & Technology, Japan (online)

               Recognition and Translation of Code-switching Speech Utterances

29 Nov. 2021: Richard BOWDEN, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK

              Sign Language Recognition
13 Dec. 2021: Jens HJORTKAER, Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Resonance

               EEG-steered Hearing Aids




CONTACT PERSON: Dr. Elisa PELLEGRINO (elisa.pellegrino@uzh.ch)