Odyssey 2008: The Speaker and Language Recognition Workshop

Stellenbosch, South Africa
January 21-24, 2008

NIST 2007 Language Recognition Evaluation

Alvin F. Martin, Audrey N. Le

Speech Group, Information Access Division, Information Technology Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA

This paper discusses NISTís 2007 evaluation of language recognition. Some history of earlier NIST language evaluations is covered, and the test procedures and protocols, evaluation data used, and planned measures of performance for the 2007 evaluation are described. The participants and submissions of the 2007 evaluation are described, and preliminary information is included on the evaluation performance results after brief initial analysis.

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Bibliographic reference.  Martin, Alvin F. / Le, Audrey N. (2008): "NIST 2007 language recognition evaluation", In Odyssey-2008, paper 016.