This year’s DGA (Direction Générale de l’Armement) workshop, coorganized for the first time with the LNE (Laboratoire National de métrologie et d’Essais) took place at Télécom ParisTech, in Paris, on 1-2 July 2014.
The workshop is dedicated to Multimedia Information Processing and information fusion.
The workshop aims at presenting the technological state of the art together with the organization underlying progress in the domain. It also aims at fostering exchanges between government, industry and academic personnel interested in the domain. In addition, it offers a forum for exchange at the European and international levels.
The end-of-project meeting of the Quaero program took place on June 19th 2014. Focus on the resources produced during the program.
This year, IMMI will support JEP 2014, the “Journées d’Etudes sur la Parole”
April 2014 - An article in the 33rd CNRS International Magazine (CIM), mentions the IMMI as a partner of Quaero, the 5 year franco-german research program launched in 2008.
“Speech-to-Speech Translations Stutter, But Researchers See Mellifluous Future” - This article published in April 2014 in Communications of the ACM informs about the latest progress of research in the field of simultaneous speech-to-speech translation, mentionning the practical uses of the speech translation app of Jibbigo.
The 9th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2014) ended on May 31st 2014.