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 on the wide spectrum of statistical methods that are currently in use in computational language or speech processing.