Awards

Best Paper Award

All regular papers are candidates for this award. The award, given based on the review reports and the presentation at the conference, grants the authors the publication of an extended version of their work within the Special Issue of Applied Sciences journal (MDPI) entitled “IberSPEECH 2018: Speech and Language Technologies for Iberian Languages“.

Best Albayzin evaluation system

Papers submitted to Albayzin evaluation tasks are candidates for these awards. The awards will be given to the winners of the Albayzin evaluation challenges, in accordance with the evaluation plan and rules defined for each task.

Best PhD Thesis award

Papers submitted to the PhD Thesis special session are candidates for this award. The award is given based on the decision of the committee formed by the members of the General chair, Technical Program chair and Special Session and Awards Chair. The award is given based on different criteria, including the quality of the document, impact of the thesis and clearness of the presentation at the conference.

Professional Career Prize in Speech Technologies

This is an honorary prize awarded by the Spanish Thematic Network on Speech Technology (RTTH) that recognizes experienced individuals who have made outstanding contributions related to speech technology research in Spain.

IberSPEECH 2018 Edition

  • José B. Mariño Acebal, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
  • Antonio Rubio Ayuso, Universidad de Granada.