|Submission opened:||Monday, 1 February 2016|
|Submission deadline:||Wednesday, 23 March 2016 midnight GMT|
|Deadline for final PDF of paper submission to be uploaded:||Wednesday, 30 March 2016 midnight GMT|
|Disposition notifications sent:||Friday, 10 June 2016|
|Camera-ready paper due:||Friday, 24 June 2016|
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 applications. Interspeech 2016 will be organized around the theme Understanding Speech Processing in Humans and Machines. Contributions to all other areas of speech science and technology are also welcome.
In addition to regular oral and poster sessions, the conference will feature plenary talks by internationally renowned experts, tutorials, special sessions, show & tell sessions, and exhibits. A number of satellite events will take place immediately before and after the conference. Please follow the details of these and other news at the conference website.
A complete list of the scientific area topics including special sessions is available here.
Papers for the Interspeech 2016 proceedings should be up to 4 pages of text, plus one page (maximum) for references only. Any paper with text on the 5th page other than references will be rejected.
Paper submissions must conform to the format defined in the paper preparation guidelines and as detailed in the Author’s Kit. New versions of templates are used for Interspeech 2016 and authors must use these new versions. Authors must not use templates from past years, or re-use past Interspeech papers as templates. Authors must read the format instructions in the template to ensure that their papers comply with the required format. Authors may optionally accompany their papers with additional files, such as multimedia files, to be included on the proceedings’ USB drive. Authors must declare that their contributions are original and are not submitted for publication elsewhere (e.g. another conference, workshop, or journal).
The Author’s Kit comprises of templates for LaTeX and MSWORD and can be downloaded here.
It is the author’s responsibility to ensure that submitted papers use the correct styles, fonts, etc. Paper submissions must be in PDF format. The PDF file should comply with the following requirements:
All authors must proofread their PDF file prior to submission to ensure it is ready for publication if the paper is accepted. Authors should not rely on proof-reading the source document – please proofread the PDF file. The proceedings editors will contact authors of non-complying papers to obtain a replacement, to be submitted by a specified date. To ensure that there is no delay to conference proceedings, papers for which a replacement is not provided by the specified date, will be excluded from the proceedings.
During submission and paper upload, authors were asked to determine the scientific area their contribution relates to. A list of scientific areas including special sessions is available here.
The paper submission deadline was Wednesday, 23 March 2016 midnight GMT. The deadline to upload an updated PDF paper was Wednesday, 30 March 2016 midnight GMT.
Paper submissions are now in the process of being reviewed. It is expected that each paper submission will be reviewed by at least three specialists of the area to which it belongs.
Each paper must be covered by at least one of its co-authors with a full or retired registration. Participants registering as retired will be able to cover one paper for presentation and publication, participants with a full registration can cover a maximum of 4 papers. Visit the registration page for more information regarding the process to register for the conference.
If you have any questions regarding your paper submission (need to withdraw, make an edit, etc.) please contact the Interspeech 2016 Technical Program Chairs at firstname.lastname@example.org, Shrikanth (Shri) Narayanan and Panayiotis (Panos) Georgiou.