SpeechTEK 2017 Speaker List

Jeff Adams Mary Alsayegh David Attwater Larry Baldwin Deepak Batheja Samrat Baul Homayoon Beigi David Bliss Jonathan Bloom Allyson Boudousquie Bernard Brafman Daniel C Burnett Jenny Burr Yishay Carmiel Raul Castanon-Martinez David Claiborn Jordan Cohen Reid Coleman Deborah Dahl Erik Delorey Advait Deshpande Cuong Do Eric Dolman Mike Dwyer Aaron Fisher Kristie Flenord Keri Fraser … Continue reading SpeechTEK 2017 Speaker List

C103: Creating an Effective Company Digital Assistant

Track C: VIRTUAL ASSISTANTS – Monday 24 April 13:15 – 14:00 Conversational digital assistants and bots ease customers’ contact with a company and are increasingly as important as a website. However, there are many alternatives: voice or text-based “bots” for messenger services or independent digital assistants delivered by website or mobile app. This talk outlines a … Continue reading C103: Creating an Effective Company Digital Assistant

KEYNOTE PANEL – The Way Forward: Keeping Speech in the Conversation

KEYNOTE – Tuesday 25 April 09:00 – 10:00 A panel of longtime speech technology specialists delivers contrasting views on the role of speech technology in the world of conversational commerce. This highly popular panel starts with the question, “Are you long on speech” as a preferred user interface, then discusses where, how, and why it will … Continue reading KEYNOTE PANEL – The Way Forward: Keeping Speech in the Conversation

Meisel, William

William MeiselPresidentTMA AssociatesEditor, LUI News Blog | LinkedIn Bill Meisel is president of TMA Associates (www.tmaa.com). Meisel writes the LUI News newsletter (on commercial applications of the Language User Interface), is co-organizer of the Conversational Interaction Conference, and is the author of The Software Society. In the 1980s, he founded and ran a speech recognition … Continue reading Meisel, William