Privacy in speech processing

Seminar from Brij Srivastava, PhS student at l’Inria Lille Nord Europe / LIUM   Date: 24/01/2019 Time: 11h30 Location: IC2, room 210 Speaker: Brij Srivastava     Speech signals are a rich source of speaker-related information including sensitive attributes like gender, identity, accent, pathological conditions, etc. With a small amount of found speech data, such […]

Apprentissage d’espaces prétopologiques pour l’extraction de relations sémantiques

Seminar from Gaëtan Caillaut, junior lecturer at Université d’Orléans   Date: 17/01/2020 Time: 11h00 Location: IC2, Salle 210 Speaker: Gaëtan Caillaut     Apprentissage d’espaces prétopologiques pour l’extraction de relations sémantiques   La prétopologie est une théorie mathématique fondée dans les années 70s dans le but de relâcher certaines contraintes inhérentes à la théorie de […]

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 […]

Pierre-Alexandre Broux

PhD defence, Pierre-Alexandre Broux Date : 10/01/2020 Time : 14h00 Location : Room 210, IC2 building, LIUM, Le Mans Université Title : Speaker diarization in audiovisual files in interaction with human annotators Jury members : Reviewers: – Jean-François BONASTRE (LIA, Université d’Avignon) – Nicholas EVANS (EURECOM) Examiners: – Régine ANDRE-OBRECHT (Université Toulouse 3) Supervisor: – […]

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 […]

Kevin Vythelingum

PhD defence, Kevin Vythelingum Date : 10/12/2019 Heure : 13h30 Lieu : Board room, IC2 building, LIUM, Le Mans Université Title : Rapid, efficient and joint construction of speech recognition and synthesis systems for new languages Jury members : Reviewers: – Martine ADDA-DECKER (LPP, Université Paris 3 Sorbonne) – Denis JOUVET (LORIA, INRIA Nancy) Examiners: […]

Anthony Larcher, speaker invité au workshop Life Long Learning d’ASRU 2019

Anthony Larcher is an invited speaker at the Life Long Learning for Spoken Language Systems Workshop colocated with ASRU 2019 in Singapore from 14 to 18th of December. The workshop will bring together experts in spoken language systems whose research focuses on solving problems related to continual improvement of speech processing systems such as conversational […]

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 […]

Plongements lexicaux : modèles, temporalité, biais, interprétabilité

Seminars from Nicolas Dugué, lecturer at LIUM   Date: 22/11/2019 Hour: 11h00 Localisation: IC2, Room 210 Speaker: Nicolas Dugué     Word embeddings : models, time-based generalization, gender bias, interpretability 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 […]

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 […]