[GALA Connected 2021: Bounce Forward] The Future of Speech Data

06 Oct 2021

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The need for speech data to power voice technology is growing at an exponential rate. As a result, many LSPs have pivoted to collecting, transcribing, and labeling speech data. In this panel discussion, Summa Linguae Technologies’ Data Solutions experts explore the future opportunities, challenges, and potential solutions for the speech data industry, including:

• Growing use cases and scenarios for speech data

• Custom-collected vs. off-the-shelf speech data sets

• Remote vs. in-field speech collection

• Crowd collection and management technology

• Annotation challenges and solutions

• Ethical/inclusive speech collection

• Crowd privacy and security

Host organization: Summa Linguae Technologies

Event Speakers

Shannon Zimmerman
Summa Linguae Technologies

Chief Revenue Officer at Summa Linguae Technologies

Brian Sonet
Summa Linguae Technologies

Managing Director, Data Solutions at Summa Linguae Technologies

Rick Lin
Summa Linguae Technologies

With over 5 years of experience on the data services team at SLT, Rick has had the opportunity to manage teams and projects locally and abroad. With a focus on the logistic, operational, and technical needs of clients, Rick has been able to do what he loves best- solving problems through people and technology with a healthy dose of creativity. "You miss 100% of the shots you don't take - Wayne Gretzky" - Michael Scott