Call for Bids for INTERSPEECH 2020

Dear ISCA members:

Those who have plans to organize INTERSPEECH 2020 are encouraged to
submit their proposals to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before
November 1, 2016. A proposal must be submitted by the interested institution,
usually by the person who will act as chairman of the conference, including the
basic proposed data such as:
** Name and position of the proposed General Chair and Vice Chair or Chairpersons
** Proposed period when the conference would be held  (between end of August and beginning of October)
* The institution assuming financial responsibility for the conference
** The city and conference center proposed (with information on that center's capacity)
* Information on transportation and housing for conference participants
* Commercial conference organizer (if any) to be employed
* Likely support from local bodies (e.g. governmental)
* Preliminary budget and fees (not exceeding a prescribed limit)
* Other information supporting the application
If you need more time to prepare all the information above, let us know 'basic information' indicated by '**' temporarily.   Do not hesitate to ask us, if you have any questions.

A standard bid and budget template can be downloaded and further information is available here.

Keikichi Hirose, Sebastian Möller (Conferences, ISCA Board)


Fun Facts:


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ISCA 2016 Fellows awarded at INTERSPEECH 2016:

Mary P. Harper, Helen Meng, Shrikanth Narayanan, Steve Renals, Tanja Schultz, Chiu-yu Tseng.

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System Maintenance 2016

[23-Feb 2016]
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Open call for nominations of ISCA Fellows 2016

Candidates for ISCA Fellows may be nominated up to 10th February. Any ISCA member may nominate. Further details can be found here. Please send any queries and intentions to submit a nomination to fellows_nomination [at]
Kate Knill, ISCA Board Member for Fellows