Enhancing Situated learning with collaborative Games and Mixed reality (SituLearn)Date: 05/2021 – 04/2024Funding: ANRCall: ANR – JCJC – 2020URL: Participant(s): Iza MarfisiChristophe ChoquetSébastien GeorgePierre LaforcadeMadeth May   The SituLearn project aims to help teachers, at all educational levels, enhance their field trips with smartphone applications. The first objective is to design a collaborative Learning […]


Diagnostic automatique des erreurs des systèmes de transcription de parole end-to-end à partir de leur réception par les utilisateurs (DIETS)Date: 02/2021 – 08/2024Funding: ANRCall: AAPG2020 – JCJCPartners: LIA (porteur) (France), LPC (France)URL: Participant(s): Jane WottawaA major issue of language processing evaluation metrics concerns the fact that they are designed to globally mesure a proposed […]



Exchanges for SPEech ReseArch aNd TechnOlogies (ESPERANTO)Date: 01/2021 – 12/2025Funding: EU H2020Call: H2020-MSCA-RISE-2020Partners: academic (MS): Université du Mans, Universidad de Zaragoza, The University of Sheffield, Brno University of Technology, Laboratoire national de métrologie et d’essais (LNE), Université Grenoble Alpes, Avignon Université, University of Yaounde, Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones cientificas y tecnicas, Universidad de Chile, Centro […]


SpeechBrain (SpeechBrain)Date: 09/2019 – 12/2021Funding: AutresCall: Partners: Mila (Canada), LIA (France), PyTorch, IBM Research AI, (Canada)URL: https://speechbrain.github.ioLIUM Participant(s): Anthony LarcherSylvain MeignierSpeechBrain is an open-source and all-in-one speech toolkit relying on PyTorch. The goal is to create a single, flexible, and user-friendly toolkit that can be used to easily develop state-of-the-art speech technologies, including systems […]


Gender Equality Monitor (GEM)Date: 01/2020 – 06/2024Funding: ANRCall: AAPG2019Partners: INA, LIMSI, Carism, Deezer, LERASS, ENS Lyon URL: Participant(s): Antoine LaurentAnthony LarcherNathalie CamelinNicolas DuguéSylvain MeignierMarie TahonMartin LebourdaisMedia and society have an intricate relationship. Descriptive, the media are also prescriptive and shape our perception of the world. The GEM project aims to describe the differences in […]


CapDiff (CapDiff)Date: 06/2019 – 12/2020Funding: AutresCall: BPIPartners: LAUM (France), HAAPIE (France), VOXPASS (France)URL: Participant(s): Anthony LarcherJustine CarpentierSylvain MeignierThe development and spreading of connected enable automation of a number of tidious tasks. The recent advances in speech recognition technologies, i.e., speech synthesis or voice recognition and the increasing user acceptance open wide horizons for those […]


A​rtificial ​I​ntelligence for ​S​emantically controlled ​SPE​ech Unde​R​standing (AISSPER)Date: 01/2020 – 10/2024Funding: ANRCall: AAPG2019Partners: LIA (France), Orkis (France)URL: Participant(s): Nathalie CamelinSylvain MeignierAntoine LaurentValentin PelloinEffective modeling of variabilities, exhibited by human’s speech at different levels (prosodic, acoustic, lexical,…), is still an open research problem for SLU systems. Even more, extracting relevant keywords, themes or concept mentions […]


End-To-end Evolutive Neural Networks for Speaker Recognition (EXTENSOR)Date: 01/2020 – 06/2022Funding: ANRCall: AAPG2019Partners: Eurecom (France)URL: Participant(s): Anthony LarcherAntoine LaurentMarie TahonSylvain MeignierAmbuj Mehrish ExTENSoR proposes fundamental research that aims to explore the potential of using end-to-end and automatically learned / evolving articial neural networks in order to overcome the limitations of hand-crafted features and network […]


Fine analysis of opinions in corpuses of Customer Satisfaction (ASSC)Date: 10/2019 – 02/2023Funding: AutresCall: MMAPartners: MMA (France)URL: Participant(s): Nathalie CamelinNicolas DuguéSylvain MeignierRémi BouvetMohamed EttalebThe MMA group (Mutuelles du Mans Assurances), the leading player in property and casualty insurance in France, is highly involved in the analysis of customer paths. In a customer relationship strategy, […]


Polysemic Embeddings for Industry (PolysEmY)Date: 01/2020 – 07/2021Funding: RFI AltanStic 2020Call: Partners: SNCF (France)URL: Participant(s): Nathalie CamelinNicolas DuguéJane WottawaGaëtan CaillautThe lexical resources of SNCF’s technical documentation testify to the richness and specificities of the business vocabulary used within companies such as SNCF. This vocabulary is sometimes uncommon in corpuses, but according to experts, it […]