Proposals for Interspeech 2018 Special Sessions, Challenges and Satellite Workshops Deadlines Close

The deadline for proposals for Special Sessions and Challenges at Interspeech 2018 is 1st December 2017: details

The deadline for proposals for Satellite Workshops is 8th December 2017: details

Nominations for ISCA Fellows 2018

The ISCA Fellows Program recognizes and honors outstanding members who have made significant contributions to the science and technology of speech communication. To qualify for this distinction, a candidate must have been an ISCA member for five years or more with a minimum of ten years experience in the field. Nominations may be made by any ISCA member.  A nomination should be supported by 4 references from ISCA Fellows or ISCA Board members. Current ISCA Board members are not eligible for nomination. The Fellows nomination form can be downloaded from and the reference form from Nominations should be sent to by February 10 2018. Those who plan to make a nomination are strongly advised to send a brief email to giving their candidate's name and affiliation before January 10.

Distinguished Lecturers for 2017-2018

2 Distinguished Lecturers have been selected for 2017-2018:

Professor Jennifer S. Cole, Linguistics, Northwestern University, USA

Professor Laurence Devillers, Artificial Intelligence and Human-Machine Interaction, University of Paris-Sorbonne IV, LIMSI-CNRS, France

See the Distinguished Lecturers webpage for details of their lecture topics.

Nominations Open for the ISCA Medal for Scientific Achievement 2018

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The ISCA Medal for Scientific Achievement recognizes and honors an individual each year who has made extraordinary contributions to the field of speech communication science and technology. Any ISCA member, except ISCA Board members, can make a nomination. All nominations for ISCA Medal of the year should be submitted to ISCA Secretariat at secretariat [at] by 1 January 2018. The ISCA Board will select and announce the winner of the year on 1 March 2018.  Unsuccessful candidates of the previous year(s) must be re-nominated to qualify for candidacy.

More information can be found on the ISCA Honors Medals webpage

Interspeech 2018

September 2-6, 2018, 
Hyderabad International Convention Centre Hyderabad,

Call for Papers

Interspeech is the world's largest and most comprehensive conference on the science and technology of spoken language processing. Interspeech conferences emphasize interdisciplinary approaches addressing all aspects of speech science and technology, ranging from basic theories to advanced applications. Contributions to all areas of speech science and technology are welcome. In addition to regular oral and poster sessions, Interspeech 2018 will feature plenary talks by internationally renowned experts, tutorials, special sessions, show & tell sessions, and exhibits. A number of satellite events will also take place around Interspeech 2018.

Original papers are solicited in, but not limited to, the following areas:
1. Speech Perception, Production and Acquisition
2. Phonetics, Phonology, and Prosody
3. Analysis of Paralinguistics in Speech and Language
4. Speaker and Language Identification
5. Analysis of Speech and Audio Signals
6. Speech Coding and Enhancement
7. Speech Synthesis and Spoken Language Generation
8. Speech Recognition – Signal Processing, Acoustic Modeling, Robustness, and Adaptation
9. Speech Recognition – Architecture, Search, and Linguistic Components
10. Speech Recognition – Technologies and Systems for New Applications
11. Spoken Dialog Systems and Analysis of Conversation
12. Spoken Language Processing – Translation, Information Retrieval, Summarization, Resources, and Evaluation

A complete list of the scientific area topics including special sessions is available at

Paper Submission

Papers intended for Interspeech 2018 should be up to 4 pages of text. An optional fifth page could be used for references only. Paper submissions must conform to the format defined in the paper preparation guidelines and as detailed in the author’s kit on the conference web page. Please be aware that Interspeech 2018 will use new templates and submissions will be accepted only in the new format. Submissions may also be accompanied by additional files such as multimedia files, to be included on the proceedings’ USB drive. Authors must declare that their contributions are original and have not been submitted elsewhere for publication. Papers must be submitted via the online paper submission system. The working language of the conference is English, and papers must be written in English.

Important Dates

Submission opens: February 1, 2018
Abstract submission deadline: March 16, 2018
Final paper submission deadline: March 23, 2018
Acceptance/rejection notification: June 3, 2018
Camera-ready paper due June 17, 2018
Special session proposal submission due December 1, 2017
Special sessions and challenges proposals due December 1, 2017 (Notification: December 15, 2017)
Satellite workshop proposals due December 8, 2017 (Notification: December 15, 2017)
Show and Tell proposals due March 30, 2018 (Notification: April 15, 2018)
Tutorial proposals due: February 1, 2018
Registration opens: June 10, 2018

We look forward to receiving your submissions and your participation in Interspeech 2018. 

Team Interspeech 2018