Top Speech Tech Conferences You Can't Miss in 2020
November 29, 2019
By Pavel Jiřík in Blog
Are you curious about the upcoming trends in speech recognition and voice biometrics technologies? Are you searching for the best conferences where you could deepen your knowledge and dive into the latest developments?
Search no more, we have a list of top speech and voice tech events you can’t miss in 2020, covering a range of topics such as voice assistants, voicebots, speech recognition, voice recognition, voice biometrics, and natural language processing (NLP).
We have cherry-picked the best speech and voice technology events from all over the world and ordered them chronologically so it is easy for you to plan your visits to the ones that interest you the most.
The Number One Voice Tech and AI Event in America
January 13-17, 2020
What should we be doing with voice? If you are asking yourself that question, we recommend you participate at Project Voice! This almost one-week-long conference is uniquely organized to connect the major ecosystems of Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Samsung Bixby and Microsoft Cortana together. You can meet over 3,000 executives, marketers, developers, designers, media and other highly qualified attendees from almost 20 countries.
Machine Learning Prague
The Conference About Machine Learning, AI, and Deep Learning
March 20-22, 2020
Prague, Czech Republic
This two-day event, held in the Czech capital, will be all about the artificial intelligence revolution and how fast and smart machines are getting nowadays. Our co-founder and CTO Petr Schwarz, PhD. will also participate among the 45 amazing speakers, where he will share Phonexia’s latest artificial intelligence insights! One more reason for booking the tickets, isn’t it?
The Event for Chatbots, Voice Assistants, and AI.
March 31, 2020
San Francisco, USA
The premier conference focused on Chatbots, Voice Assistants, and AI, taking place in San Francisco. What can you learn from the attending experts? For example, what the best practices for designing Voice Assistants and Chatbots are, what the monetization opportunities are, what brand strategies for conversational interfaces to use, user acquisition and discovery, and much more.
The Smart Customer Interactions Event
April 27-29, 2020
Washington DC, USA
SpeechTEK, a more than a 20-year-old event, is definitely a must see for the year 2020 as this is the place where the massive speech technology community from various corners of the world meets. You will have a chance to see where the future of speech technology is heading and how to keep up with the latest trends and changes. What a great reason to visit the US capital!
Voice – Connected Customer
The Event Focused on the Emergence of Voice Technology in the Commercial World
May 18, 2020
Connected Customer has a whole stage focused on voice and contact centers and will massively focus on voice as an emerging technology. This conference will provide practical, take-home advice on how to benefit from voice technology, to understand latest developments in voice technologies, and learn from the technological giants dominating the voice sphere, such as Alexa, Google Assistant, and Cortana.
All About Voice
Germany’s Largest Voice Assistant Conference
June 19, 2020
Thanks to this international German voice assistant conference, you can stay in touch with emerging industry trends, take a deep dive into the smart speaker environment, and take the opportunity to network with your peers, share your case studies, best practices, solutions, and learn from speakers’ failures and successes.
The Crossroads of Speech and Language
September 14-18, 2020
The 21st InterSpeech event, focused primarily on speech processing and application, will be held in Shanghai International Convention Center. Join the largest technical conference exploring the main topic “Cognitive Intelligence for Speech Processing” and dive into the role of emotions and cognitive abilities in man-machine speech communication, human-oriented intelligence technologies, and the important aspects of speech science, technology, and speech processing challenges.
The World’s Largest Voice Event
October 5-8, 2020
Washington DC, USA
The annual conference that brings together more than 5,000 enthusiasts in the speech tech industry from more than 36 countries. Meet top developers, designers, marketers, and executives from all around the world and get on par with the latest trends in voice recognition technology.
International Conference on Speech and Computers
October 6-10, 2020
St. Petersburg, Russia
This conference has been held in St. Petersburg since 1996 and every year, attracts researchers, developers, and engineers from advanced fields, including speech science and technology, computer speech processing, robotics, and telecommunication.
So, which of the events listed has caught your eye? Hope to see you at some of them in 2020!