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Disruptive Trends in Speech Recognition, Natural Language Dialog, and Human-Machine Interaction

April 5, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


 Complimentary Webinar 

Disruption Trends in Speech Recognition,

Natural Language, Dialog, and Human-machine Interaction

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Featuring Guest Speaker:  

Roberto Pieraccini, Director of Advanced Conversational  Technology

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Date: April 5, 2016    |   Time: 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM EST 

roberto_bw_squareRoberto Pieraccini, Director of Advanced Conversational Technology at Jibo, Inc

Author The Voice in the Machine: Building Computers that Understand Speech,” 

  • Key take aways:

    • Gain an understanding and foundational knowledge of speech recognition 
    • Learn what trends are occurring in speech recognition 
    • Understand how to apply these trends to disrupt your markets
    • Discover the key questions you should be asking



About Roberto Pieraccini, Director of Advanced Conversational Technology at Jibo, Inc

Roberto is a technology expert in the fields of speech recognition, natural language, dialog, and human-machine interaction. He worked as a researcher at CSELT (Torino, Italy), Bell Laboratories (Murray Hill, NJ), AT&T Shannon Laboratories (Florham Park, NJ), SpeechWorks International (now Nuance), and IBM T.J. Watson Research (Yorktown Heights, NY). In 2005 he was Chief Technology Officer at SpeechCycle, a company specializing in sophisticated technical support systems based on voice recognition technology. In 2012-2013 he was the director and CEO of the International Computer Science Institute (ICSI), at Berkeley, CA.  He is now the Director of Advanced Conversational Technology at Jibo, Inc., the pioneer of the first consumer social robots for the home.  Learn More 

Moderated by:

Teresa Spangler, CEO, Plazabridge Group


Upcoming Presenters

Richard Boyd, CEO, Szl.it 

Ken Lane, CTO, Szl.It

Richard Spangler, Chief Commercialization Officer, Plazabridge Group

Brian Ladd, Director of Business Intelligence 


April 5, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:


Plazabridge Group
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