Fellows 2009

Anne Cutler

For her pioneering work on the lexical representations of spoken language
Wolfgang Hess

In recognition of his contributions to pitch determination and speech synthesis, his service to ISCA as board member, and his creation of the ISCA Archive
Joseph Mariani

In recognition of his contributions to spoken language processing and resources, and his service as founder and President of ESCA
Hermann Ney

For contributions to speech recognition and spoken language translation systems
Roberto Pieraccini

For contributions in the area of statistical natural language understanding and spoken dialog management and learning
Elizabeth Shriberg

For contributions to research on disfluencies, modeling prosody in speech understanding, and higher level features in speaker recognition