Workshop on Speech and Language Technology in Education
Satellite Event of INTERSPEECH 2015, Leipzig, Germany, September 4–5, 2015
Call for Papers & Demonstrations
Call for papers
Short papers: 2-pages papers
Full papers: regular papers of 4 to 6 pages
Accepted full papers will be considered either for an oral presentation or for a poster presentation.
All accepted short-papers will be considered only for a poster presentation.
Call for demonstrations
Demonstration sessions will give researchers, technologists, and practitioners from academia and industry the opportunity to demonstrate their latest systems and get together with the conference attendees in an informal setting.
Demonstration proposals will be submitted by means of a 1-page paper, which will be peer-reviewed.
At least one author of each accepted submission must register for and attend the conference, and demonstrate the system during the demonstration sessions.
The workshop welcomes all topics related to speech and language technology in education (SLaTE).
This includes, but is not limited to, the following topics:
Speech technology for first and second language learning and acquisition
Natural language processing for education
Spoken dialogue systems for education
Applications using speech and/or natural language processing for education
Intelligent tutoring systems using speech and natural language
Development of language resources for SLaTE applications
Assessment and user studies of SLaTE methods and applications
Research on first and second language
Theoretical and methodological issues in SLaTE
Pronunciation pedagogy and phonetic correction
Use of speech synthesis for language learning
Serious games in SLaTE
Language learning and disability
Communicative disorders and pathology
Speech and Language Technology for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths)