Call for Bids for INTERSPEECH 2020

Dear ISCA members:

Those who have plans to organize INTERSPEECH 2020 are encouraged to
submit their proposals to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before
November 1, 2016. A proposal must be submitted by the interested institution,
usually by the person who will act as chairman of the conference, including the
basic proposed data such as:
** Name and position of the proposed General Chair and Vice Chair or Chairpersons
** Proposed period when the conference would be held  (between end of August and beginning of October)
* The institution assuming financial responsibility for the conference
** The city and conference center proposed (with information on that center's capacity)
* Information on transportation and housing for conference participants
* Commercial conference organizer (if any) to be employed
* Likely support from local bodies (e.g. governmental)
* Preliminary budget and fees (not exceeding a prescribed limit)
* Other information supporting the application
If you need more time to prepare all the information above, let us know 'basic information' indicated by '**' temporarily.   Do not hesitate to ask us, if you have any questions.

A standard bid and budget template can be downloaded and further information is available here.

Keikichi Hirose, Sebastian Möller (Conferences, ISCA Board)