ISCA Medalist Nominations for 2020

Nominations are open for the ISCA Medalist 2020.

The ISCA Medal for Scientific Achievement recognizes and honors an individual each year who has made extraordinary contributions to the field of speech communication science and technology. Any ISCA member can make a nomination. All nominations for ISCA Medal of the year should be submitted to the ISCA Secretary at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 15 December 2019 using the nomination form.  The ISCA Board will select the winner by 1 February and announce the winner in the March 2020 ISCApad. Unsuccessful candidates of the previous year(s) must be re-nominated to qualify for candidacy.  

More information can be found on the ISCA Honors webpage.

Would you like to host Interspeech 2023?

Bids are invited for 2023, the submission date has been changed to 28th February 2020 (previously 1st November 2019). A set of guidelines and a bidding and budget template are available. For enquiries email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

General Assembly 2019

The ISCA General Assembly will take place in Graz, Austria in conjunction with INTERSPEECH 2019. The Assembly will begin at 17.00 (5pm) on Monday, September 16 and will be held in the Main Hall. The General Assembly is open to all members of ISCA and provides an excellent opportunity to actively participate in the meeting and propose suggestions to help make our association even better.


Interspeech 2019: Crossroads of Speech and Language

Graz, Austria, 15th-19th September, 2019

The ISCA Board are looking forward to welcoming you to Interspeech 2019. Tutorials are on 15th September with the main conference kicking off with the Opening Ceremony on Monday 16th September followed by the keynote speech from the ISCA Medalist for 2019, Prof. Keiichi Tokuda.  

Please join us for the ISCA General Assembly on Monday 16th September at 17:00 to hear about innovations and progress within our association and to have the chance to have your say on future developments. We'd love to see you there.

Following requests from members, Interspeech 2019 and satellite workshops will be run under the new ISCA Code of Conduct for Conference and Workshop Attendees.

Visit the Interspeech 2019 website for up to date information and late registration (ISCA renewal can be done with registration).