Welcome to the Seventh ISCA Workshop on Speech and Language Technology in Education (SLaTE 2017).
NEWS: The paper deadline is May 5th, but updates to the paper are allowed until May 12th.
THEME: Computers, robots & humans in SLaTE interaction
Speech and Language technology are becoming more and more prevalent both in classrooms and in online learning.
Learners interact with peers and/or automated tutors, in more and more realistic virtual, computer-animated, settings, or in situated interaction with social robots.
What new, pedagogical, phycological and technological, challenges do the new interaction settings create; and how can we address them?
Special session 1: Educational robots
Special session 2: Spoken CALL challenge
The keynote will be followed by a special session on social robots in education.
A second special session will be focused on the Spoken CALL challenge.
SLaTE will be held at Djuronaset in the beautiful Stockholm archipelago directly after INTERSPEECH 2017.
SLaTE 2017 is organized for the ISCA Special Interest Group on Speech and Language Technologies in Education (SLaTE) by
This half-day workshop will be suitable for those who want to advance their knowledge and teaching skill in L2 Japanese education with focus on speech. The first session is also suitable to those who are interested in second language speech education in general.
All photos from and by Djuronaset.