LINGUIST List 27.2276

Thu May 19 2016

Calls: Cognitive Sci, Lang Acquisition, Phonetics, Phonology, Psycholing/Australia

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>


Date: 18-May-2016
From: Karen Mulak <k.mulakwesternsydney.edu.au>
Subject: 16th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology
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Full Title: 16th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology
Short Title: SST2016

Date: 06-Dec-2016 - 09-Dec-2016
Location: Sydney, Australia
Contact Person: Michael Tyler
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://sst2016.westernsydney.edu.au/

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition; Phonetics; Phonology; Psycholinguistics

Call Deadline: 17-Jun-2016

Meeting Description:

The Australasian Speech Science and Technology Association is pleased to announce the call for papers for the 16th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology (SST2016). Please find below the call for papers for 16th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology (SST2016), which will be hosted by the MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development (Western Sydney University) in December this year. If your research is on speech or speech technology, please do consider joining us in the Australian summer this December. This conference will mark the 30-year anniversary of the first SST conference held in Canberra in 1986.

Keynote Speakers:

- Professor Harald Baayen (U. Tübingen)
- Professor Shrikanth (Shri) Narayanan (U. Southern California)
- Associate Professor Leher Singh (National U. Singapore)

Location: Sydney, Australia
Dates: 6-9 December 2016
Host Institution: Western Sydney University
Website: http://sst2016.westernsydney.edu.au/


2nd Call for Papers:

Submissions are invited in all areas of speech science and technology, including:

- Acoustic phonetics
- Applications of speech science and technology
- Audiology
- Australasian Languages (phonetics/phonology)
- Corpus management and speech tools
- First language acquisition (perception/production)
- Forensic phonetics
- Hearing and hearing impairment
- Pedagogical technologies for speech
- Second language acquisition (perception/production)
- Sociophonetics
- Speaker recognition and classification
- Speech engineering and modelling
- Speech pathology
- Speech perception
- Speech production
- Speech prosody, emotional speech, voice
- Speech synthesis and speech recognition

We are inviting two categories of submission, 4​-​page papers and 1​-page abstracts.

Papers will be considered for 20-minute oral presentations or posters, as well as publication in the proceedings. Abstracts will be considered for poster presentation only.

Deadline for special session proposals: 29 Feb 2016
Deadline for paper submissions: 17 June 2016
Notification of acceptance: 31 August 2016

If you have any questions concerning the submission procedure or if you encounter any problems, please contact sst2016westernsydney.edu.au.

Karen Mulak
SST Publicity Officer​


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