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 language recognition as the need for fast, efficient, accurate, and robust means of recognizing people and languages is of growing importance for commercial, forensic, and government applications.