Skip to main content

5.2.9. Switzerland

FLaReNet Summary

There is currently no major LTR activity in Switzerland. The most relevant project may be the National Centre of Competence in Research on Interactive Multimodal Information Management (IM2), lead by H. Bourlard (IDIAP), where speech corpora have been collected, mainly in collaboration with the EC AMI and AMIDA EU projects. There used to be an "observatoire" for Research, but the site is now inactive. Projects in all domains, including HLT are funded by the national research program FNSNF.

Contact Point Input

National/Regional contact: Pierrette Bouillon, ISSCO.
National/Regional contact: Hervé Bourlard, IDIAP.

Programs

There is currently no major LTR activity in Switzerland. The most relevant project may be the National Centre of Competence in Research on Interactive Multimodal Information Management (IM2, http://www.im2.ch), lead by H. Bourlard (IDIAP), where speech corpora have been collected, mainly in collaboration with the AMI and AMIDA EU projects (http://www.amiproject.org).

There used to be an "observatoire" for Research (http://www.osil.ch/liste.html), but the site is now inactive.

There is a list of projects (in all domains, including HLT) funded by the national research program FNSNF available at http://www.projectdb.snf.ch/WebForms/Frameset.aspx.