The Speech Processing Courses in Crete (SPCC) are targeting to teach graduate students and researchers the latest advancements of speech processing covering theory, hands on, and establishing contacts between the academics and industry. The school will provide the chance to students and professionals to meet world leaders in speech technology, exchanging ideas, sharing experiences and vision.
The Summer School is organized by the University of Crete, Greece. It is also sponsored by Toshiba, Google, National Institute of Informatics, Institute for Language and Speech Processing, and IBM. We thank our sponsors for their support.
For 2015, the school topic is: From Diphones to Modern Speech Synthesis EnginesThe topic includes:
- Speech Signal Modelling and Modifications
- Acoustic Modelling: HMM, LDM, DNN
- Approaches: Diphones, Unit Selection, Statistical, Hybrid
- Listening Context Aware speech synthesis systems