August 2018 Newsletter

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

New Publications

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CIEMPIESS Balance

2011 NIST Language Recognition Evaluation Test Set

Announcements

LDC at Interspeech 2018

LDC will participate in various ways at Interspeech 2018 held this year in Hyderabad, India, September 2-6. It is co-organizing the special session,The First DIHARD Speech Diarization Challenge, on September 3and is a sponsor of the September 1 pre-conference workshop, Young Female Researchers in Speech Science & Technology (YFRSW). Results of recent work will be presented during the poster session on September 3, “Global TIMIT: Acoustic Phonetic Datasets for the World’s Languages.”

Fall 2018 LDC Data Scholarship Program

Students can apply for the Fall 2018 Data Scholarship Program now through September 15, 2018. The LDC Data Scholarship program provides students with access to LDC data at no cost. For more information on application requirements and program rules, please visit LDC Data Scholarships