The SLT 2016 is planning to organize special sessions and challenges during this workshop. Proposal submissions are encouraged in different topics of spoken language technologies.

Topics of interests:

  • Speech recognition and synthesis
  • Robust Speech recognition
  • Spoken language understanding
  • Spoken dialog systems
  • Spoken document summarization
  • Machine translation for speech
  • Question answering from speech
  • Speech data mining
  • Spoken document retrieval
  • Spoken language databases
  • Speaker/language recognition
  • Multimodal processing
  • Human/computer interaction
  • Assistive technologies
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Educational and healthcare applications

Special sessions and challenges organizers are invited to submit two or three pages proposal describing the topic of the special session or challenges to the SLT organizing committee ( The proposal also should include the information number of expected papers and any request from the organizing committee such as logistics.

Important Dates

Special Session proposals dueJune 8, 2016
Special Session notificationJune 17, 2016