ExTENSoR Kick-off meeting

The kick-off meeting of the ANR project ExTENSoR will be held on February 12th and 13th at Le Mans University  

Meetup Machine Learning : Nicolas Dugué

Word embeddings : models, time-based generalization, gender bias, interpretability   Meetup Machine Learning, Rennes Abstract After an introduction to word embeddings models, we shall discuss the challenges related to their use in practice. First, we shall describe diachronic time-based word embeddings to monitor language evolution and neologisms. Second, because word embeddings are based on large […]

LST half-day

LST half-day   Le 20 décembre aura lieu la demi-journée de l’équipe LST. A cette occasion, les chercheurs —jeunes et plus confirmés — présenteront leurs thématiques de recherche.   Après la présentation de l’équipe par son responsable, Sylvain Meignier, les deux axes de recherche, locuteur et langage, seront introduits par Anthony Larcher et Natalie Camelin […]

Participation du LIUM à Campus Sonore

LIUM’s participation in Campus sonore   During the international sound biennial “Le Mans sonore” LIUM participates in Campus sonore with demonstrations of speech, translation and speaker recognition on 7 and 8 December. The speech signal contains a lot of information, some of which is related to the identity of the speaker. For this day, LIUM […]

Participation du LIUM à Voice Tech Paris 2019 avec AlloMédia

LIUM’s participation in Voice Tech Paris 2019 with AlloMedia   LIUM is participating, with AlloMedia, in Voice Tech Paris 2019, the 1st B2B event dedicated to voice technologies in France, which will be held on 26 and 27 November 2019. Workshop: What marketing doesn’t tell you about automatic speech recognition What are the limitations of […]

journée de cohésion des cadres de la DCSD

Mercredi 5 décembre, le conseil départemental de la Sarthe a organisé autour des enjeux du numérique dans les politiques de cohésion sociale. Dans ce cadre, le LIUM a proposé un atelier présentant les différentes activités de recherche menées autour du traitement automatique de la parole. Au cours de cet atelier, les participants ont pu découvrir […]

SLSP 2017

The LIUM hosted the 5th International Conference on Statistical Language and Speech Processing SLSP 2017, which was co-organized with the Research Group on Mathematical Linguistics (GRLMC) from Rovira i Virgili University and held in Le Mans from 23 to 25 October, 2017. SLSP is a yearly conference series aimed at promoting and displaying excellent research […]

Odyssey 2018

The LIUM and LIA (Laboratoire d’Informatique d’Avignon) co-hosted the Odyssey 2018 Workshop in Les Sables d’Olonne, France, from 26 to 29 June 2018. Odyssey 2018 is a Tutorial and Research Workshop held in cooperation with the ISCA Speaker and Language Characterization SIG. Its aim is to continue to foster interactions among researchers in speaker and […]

GALA2018

Organisation of the Serious Game Competition for the GALA conference Date: 06/12/2018 Hour: 10h00 Localisation: Palermo, Italy URL: https://conf.seriousgamessociety.org/competition/   Le LIUM is in charge of organizing the Seriouse Games Competition for the GALA conference. This year, petial focus will be set on Serious Games that offer innovative human-computer interaction, including Mixed Reality, Augmented Reality, […]

Human-Machine Translation German-French Summer School

Human-Machine Translation German-French Summer School Date: from 11/06/2018 to 15/06/2018 Hour: 9h00 – 17h30 Localisation: IC2, Le Mans Université URL: https://univlemanstrad.sciencesconf.org   This Summer School in German-French and French-German translation aims at bringing together Computer Scientists and Humanities Scholars from French and German Studies to improve the automatic methods for semi-automatic translations from French to […]