Upcoming call for postdoctoral positions in Spain

Upcoming call for postdoctoral positions in Spain, in the Center for Language and Speech Technologies and Applications (TALP). TALP is a specific interdepartmental research center at the Technical University of Catalunya (UPC).

The Language and Speech Technologies Research Center at UPC would like to draw the attention of young postdoctoral researchers in Speech and Language Processing to the imminent opening of two different calls for a number of 2-year postdoctoral contracts within the "Juan de la Cierva" program of the Spanish Ministry for Economy, Industry, and Competitiveness (MINEICO).


1) "Ayudas para contratos Juan de la Cierva-formación": For early stage researchers who were awarded their PhD between 1 January 2016 and 31 December 2017. The application period will start on 21 December 2017 and will end on 11 January 2018. The currently available information about the call be found here (in Spanish): http://www.idi.mineco.gob.es/portal/site/MICINN/menuitem.dbc68b34d11ccbd5d52ffeb801432ea0/?vgnextoid=998cf4215103f510VgnVCM1000001d04140aRCRD

2) "Ayudas para contratos Juan de la Cierva-incorporación": For researchers who were awarded their PhD between 1 January 2013 and 31 December 2015 The application period will start on 20 December 2017 and will end on 10 January 2018. The currently available information about the call be found here (in Spanish): http://www.idi.mineco.gob.es/portal/site/MICINN/menuitem.dbc68b34d11ccbd5d52ffeb801432ea0/?vgnextoid=8d50f4215103f510VgnVCM1000001d04140aRCRD

TALP encourages qualified candidates, working in areas within the research scope of the center, to send a short expression of interest and a 2-page cv to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 15 December 2017. Please, add as a subject **Juan de la Cierva Application**

Research areas of interest to the group include:

  • audio analysis and enhancement,
  • construction and use of multilingual lexical resources,
  • development of speech databases,
  • information extraction,
  • information retrieval,
  • machine learning methods,
  • machine translation,
  • multilingual robust speech recognition,
  • multilingual text-to-speech conversion,
  • natural language interfaces,
  • natural language processing tools,
  • speaker and emotions recognition.  

29/11/2017 - Daniel Ferrés PhD dissertation

Title: 

KNOWLEDGE-BASED AND DATA-DRIVEN APPROACHES FOR GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION ACCESS

 

Author: 

Daniel Ferrés Domènech

 

Room:

Sala Juntes, B6 Building

 

Date:
Wed Nov 29, 2017

 

Time:
  11:30h

Advisors:

Dr. Horacio Rodríguez
  

 

 

Omid Ghahabi y Javier Hernando - MEJOR ARTÍCULO 2017 de la RTTH



Tras finalizar el plazo establecido para la revisión de los candidatos presentados
para el PREMIO AL MEJOR ARTÍCULO 2017 de la Red Temática en Tecnologías
del Habla, el artículo que ha obtenido la mayor puntuación ha sido: -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Omid Ghahabi and Javier Hernando "Deep Learning Backend for Single and Multisession i-Vector Speaker Recognition" -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Los artículos finalistas han sido: -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Emilio Granell and Carlos-D. Martínez-Hinarejos "Multimodal Crowdsourcing for Transcribing Handwritten Documents" -------------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Gustavo Andrade-Miranda, Nathalie Henrich Bernardoni, Juan I. Godino-Llorente "Synthesizing the motion of the vocal folds using optical flow based techniques" --------------------------------------------------------------------------

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