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

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

  • DOI
  • 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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