Conferences and Talks


July 22th-29th, 2014
The 4th Lisbon Machine Learning School (LxMLS 2014) took place at Instituto Superior Técnico. It was organized jointly by IST, the Instituto de Telecomunicações and the Spoken Language Systems Lab (L2F) of INESC-ID.

June 30th, 2014 (14h30; Amphitheatre Abreu Faro, IST Alameda)
Prof. Shrikanth Narayanan from the University of Southern California, USA, presented "Behavioral Signal Processing: Enabling human-centered behavioural informatics"

May 26th, 2014 (QA1.2, IST Alameda)
Prof. Chin-Hui Lee from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, presented "A Deep Neural Network Approach to Speech Enhancement".

May 2nd, 2014 (CMU)
Luís Marujo presented his PhD proposal, entitled "Temporal Contextualization of News Articles and Broadcast News".

Apr 16th, 2014 (CMU)
João Miranda presented his PhD proposal, entitled "Combining Multiple Parallel Streams for Improved Speech Processing".

Dec 3rd, 2013 (16h, room 336)
Joakim Gustafson presented Towards face-to-face conversations with social robots.

Oct 31st, 2013 (13h, room 020)
Bhiksha Raj presented Unsupervised semantic structure discovery for audio.

Participation in Conferences:

Oct 16-17
Helena Moniz and Vera Cabarrão attended the Pragmatic Markers, Discourse Markers and Modal Particles: What do we know and where do we go from here? Workshop, in Como, Italy.

Oct 2-4, 2014
Helena Moniz attended Capri Prominence Workshop, in Capri, Italy.

Sept 14-18
Ramon Fernandez Astudillo and Isabel Trancoso attended Interspeech 2014, the 15ht Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association, in Singapore.

Jul 6-11, 2014
Luís Marujo attended SIGIR 2014, the 37th annual international ACM SIGIR conference, in Queensland, Australia.

Jul 6-11, 2014
Joao Paulo Carvalho attended FUZZ-IEEE 2014, the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, in Beijing, China.

May 26-31, 2014
Anabela Barreiro, Fernando Batista, Hugo Meinedo, Ângela Costa, Wang Ling and Rui Correia attended LREC 2014, the 9th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference, in Reykjavik, Iceland.