Text, Speech and Dialogue

11th International Conference, TSD 2008, Brno, Czech Republic, September 8-12, 2008. Proceedings

  • Editors
  • Petr Sojka
  • Aleš Horák
  • Ivan Kopeček
  • Karel Pala
Conference proceedings TSD 2008

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5246)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 5246)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jerry Hobbs
      Pages 13-13
    3. Frederick Jelinek, Carolina Parada
      Pages 15-15
    4. Elizabeth Shriberg
      Pages 17-17
  3. Text

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-19
    2. Verginica Barbu Mititelu
      Pages 37-44
    3. Fernando Batista, Nuno Mamede, Isabel Trancoso
      Pages 45-52
    4. Richárd Farkas, Veronika Vincze, István Nagy, Róbert Ormándi, György Szarvas, Attila Almási
      Pages 53-60
    5. Darja Fišer, Benoît Sagot
      Pages 61-68
    6. Ivan Habernal, Miloslav Konopík
      Pages 69-76
    7. Laura Hasler
      Pages 77-84
    8. Jaroslava Hlaváčová, Michal Hrušecký
      Pages 85-92
    9. Jaroslava Hlaváčová, Markéta Lopatková
      Pages 93-100
    10. Sanaz Jabbari, Ben Allison, Louise Guthrie
      Pages 101-108
    11. Václava Kettnerová, Markéta Lopatková, Klára Hrstková
      Pages 109-116
    12. Vojtěch Kovář, Aleš Horák, Vladimír Kadlec
      Pages 125-131
    13. Zornitsa Kozareva, Rumen Moraliyski, Gaël Dias
      Pages 133-140
    14. Sun Maosong, Xu Dongliang, Benjamin K. Y. T’sou, Lu Huaming
      Pages 141-151
    15. Olga Mitrofanova, Olga Lashevskaya, Polina Panicheva
      Pages 153-159
    16. Kaili Müürisep, Helen Nigol
      Pages 161-168
    17. Adam Przepiórkowski, Michał Marcińczuk, Łukasz Degórski
      Pages 169-176
    18. Bálint Sass
      Pages 187-192
    19. Milena Slavcheva
      Pages 193-200
    20. Javier Tejada-Cárcamo, Hiram Calvo, Alexander Gelbukh
      Pages 201-210
    21. George Tsatsaronis, Iraklis Varlamis, Michalis Vazirgiannis
      Pages 219-226
    22. Miroslav Vacura, Vojtěch Svátek, Pavel Smrž
      Pages 227-234
  4. Speech

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 251-251
    2. Petr Červa, Jindřich Ždánský, Jan Silovský, Jan Nouza
      Pages 277-284
    3. Petr Fousek, Lori Lamel, Jean-Luc Gauvain
      Pages 303-310
    4. Todor Ganchev, Alexandros Lazaridis, Iosif Mporas, Nikos Fakotakis
      Pages 317-324
    5. Tino Haderlein, Elmar Nöth, Andreas Maier, Maria Schuster, Frank Rosanowski
      Pages 325-332
    6. Nikša Jakovljević, Marko Janev, Darko Pekar, Dragiša Mišković
      Pages 341-347
    7. Sotiris Karabetsos, Pirros Tsiakoulis, Aimilios Chalamandaris, Spyros Raptis
      Pages 349-356
    8. Jiří Kopecký, Ondřej Glembek, Martin Karafiát
      Pages 357-363

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Text, Speech and Dialogue, TSD 2008, held in Brno, Czech Republic, September 8-12, 2008.

The 79 revised full papers presented together with 4 invited papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 173 submissions. The topics of the conference include, but are not limited to, text corpora and tagging; transcription problems in spoken corpora; sense disambiguation; links between text and speech oriented systems; parsing issues; parsing problems in spoken texts; multi-lingual issues; multi-lingual dialogue systems; information retrieval and information extraction; text/topic summarization; machine translation; semantic networks and ontologies; semantic web; speech modeling; speech segmentation; speech recognition; search in speech for IR and IE; text-to-speech synthesis; dialogue systems; development of dialogue strategies; prosody in dialogues; emotions and personality modeling; user modeling; knowledge representation in relation to dialogue systems; assistive technologies based on speech and dialogue; applied systems and software; facial animation; and  visual speech synthesis


NLP Parsing algorithmic learning computational linguistics dialogue dialogue management information extraction information retrieval knowledge discovery machine translation natural language processing semantic Web semantic models speaker verification speech recognition

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-87390-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-87391-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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