SLaTE 2011

The ISCA link esterno (International Speech Communication Association) Special Interest Group link esterno (SIG) on Speech and Language Technology in Education (SLaTE) is delighted to announce our next workshop to be held in Venice on 24 - 26 August, 2011.


SLaTE 2011 will be held at the following venue:
Auditorium Santa Margherita
Università Ca' Foscari
Dorsoduro 3689
30123 (VE)
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Tel.: +39-041-234-9906/9904
Fax: +39-041-234-9998

SLaTE 2011 Best Paper Award

Florian Hönig, Anton Batliner and Elmar Nöth, won the SLaTE 2011 Best paper Award for the paper "How Many Labellers Revisited – Naıves, Experts, and Real Experts".

WiFi Access

Wifi connection will be available during the workshop. In order to get a valid wifi account, you are kindly required to fill in this form before the workshop. You will receive a personal login and password. The account will not be automatically active. In order to activate the account, please go to the workshop registration desk with a copy of the email you have received and the document you have used for the registration. Once your credentials are validated:
1) choose the University wifi network (Unive_WiFi)
2) start your browser and go to whatever page. You will be redirected to the wifi portal of Ca’ Foscari University. Select the link “Access for conference guests here”. You will be required to enter your username and password.
3) reduce to icon the page indicating a successful connection. You will be able to connect to the network.

Call for Papers

Call for papers (A4 poster pdf)

Important dates

Submission: April 8, 2011
Submission: April 18, 2011 (extended)
Notification: June 10, 2011
Submission of system descriptions: June 30, 2011 (for demo presenters)
Notification of systems acceptance: July 7, 2011 (for demo presenters)

Instruction for demo presenters

Submit a description of max. 500 words, to SLaTE2011-paper (at) let.ru.nl with title, authors (people involved), affiliation, and - if possible – a link to more information on the demo. We will then decide which demonstrations fit within the context of the workshop.

Registration now available

Registration to SLaTE2011 is now open: register immediately and spare money with Early Bird. Also don't forget to book a room in Venice: there's lots of possibilities but also lots of tourists coming always and from all over the world. Please see our accommodation page, or go to the registration page for more information.