Amazon is proud to be a Platinum sponsor of Interspeech.
Interspeech is a technical conference focused on speech processing and application, emphasizing interdisciplinary approaches addressing all aspects of speech science and technology, ranging from basic theories to advanced applications. This year's event is fully virtual.
For more information, visit the official conference website.
Amazon program organizing committee
Principal Applied Scientist
Director, Alexa Speech
Amazon industry forum session
Alexa scientists discuss relevant work in the field of conversational AI October 29th @ 7:45am E.T.
Hear directly from Alexa AI scientists on Amazon's customer-obsessed approach to science. During this 30-minute session, scientists Yang Liu, Karthik Gopalakrishnan, Wael Hamza, and Fabian Triefenbach will discuss research their teams are presenting at this year’s Interspeech, the current state of conversational AI, and where they’re excited to see the field headed next.
Visit the Interspeech website to tune in.
Alexa Speech lightning talks with Live Q&AWatch the recorded talks
Director, Applied Science
Senior Principal Scientist
Senior Manager, TTS Research
Senior Manager, Applied Science
Connect with us at Interspeech
October 15, 2020Hear Breen discuss his work leading research teams in speech synthesis and text-to-speech technologies, the science behind Alexa’s enhanced voice styles, and more.
August 20, 2020The team’s non-real-time system is the top performer, while its real-time system finishes third overall and second among real-time systems — despite using only 4% of a CPU core.
October 28, 2020Knowledge distillation technique for shrinking neural networks yields relative performance increases of up to 122%.