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Wed Feb 11 2015

Calls: Phonetics, Phonology/South Korea

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Date: 11-Feb-2015
From: Hyunsong Chung <>
Subject: 2015 International Conference on Speech Sciences
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Full Title: 2015 International Conference on Speech Sciences
Short Title: ICSS 2015

Date: 20-Nov-2015 - 21-Nov-2015
Location: Seoul, Korea, South
Contact Person: Hyunsong Chung
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Phonetics; Phonology

Call Deadline: 15-Aug-2015

Meeting Description:

2015 International Conference on Speech Sciences (ICSS 2015)
November 20-21, 2015 Ewha Womans Univ., Seoul, Korea

Variability in Speech Sounds

The Korean Society of Speech Sciences (KSSS) hosts the 2015 International Conference on Speech Sciences (ICSS 2015) between November 20 and 21, 2015 at Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea. Founded in 1935, the KSSS has carried out works related to theoretical research and practical applications of speech in phonetics, speech engineering, communication disorders, and cognitive sciences.

Invited Speakers:

Prof. Tracey Derwing
Prof. Jack J. Jiang
Prof. Alexander Waibel

The Korean Society of Speech Sciences (KSSS) is now accepting abstracts for the 2015 International Conference on Speech Sciences (ICSS 2015). The aim of this conference is to bring together professionals from all the diverse disciplines in phonetics, communication disorders (speech pathology and audiology) and speech engineering and to build bridges among them. Keynote presentations and other plenary events which bring both experience and vision of multi-disciplinary approaches to the understanding and development of speech sciences will contribute to our aim.

Call for Papers:

Abstract submission deadline extended to August 15.

Submissions are invited in any of the following technical topic areas:

1. Phonetics (Theoretical & Experimental)
2. Applied Phonetics
3. Experimental Phonology
4. Speech Sound Disorders
5. Hearing Disorders
6. Voice Disorders
7. Speech Synthesis & Recognition
8. Speech Coding
9. Speech Analysis & Processing
10. Pronunciation Education of Foreign Languages
11. Other Areas in Phonetics and Speech Sciences

Types of Presentations:

1. Oral presentation: 20 minutes
2. Poster presentation: 60 minutes

Abstract Submission (For Overseas Participants Only)

Abstracts consist of 200-250 words (main body) and 3-5 keywords. They should not exceed one A4 page including references. The format is: 12 point Times New Roman font, single-lined, margins set to 2.54 cm (1 inch) all around. Doulos SIL ( is to be used for phonetic symbols.

Abstracts should be written in English and submitted as email attachments in MS Word to: by August 15, 2015. The abstract must include name(s) of author(s), affiliation(s), and email address(es). Preference for oral or poster presentation should be indicated at the bottom of the abstract. Presenters will be notified by August 31, 2015.

Full Paper Submission:

The length of full papers for accepted proposals is two page long in A4 size. The full papers should be submitted by September 30, 2015. Further details for the submission will be notified in due course.

Important Dates:

Extended deadline for abstract submission: by August 15, 2015
Notification: by August 31, 2015
Full paper submission: by September 30, 2015
Early bird registration: by November 10, 2015
Conference: November 20-21, 2015

Further questions can be directed to the secretariat at

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