Some recent activities on DIRHA dissemination:

  • Athena RC-IAMU created a voice-enabled interface for demonstration purposes in the occasion of the "Paneuropean Reseachers' Night 2014", 26 Sep 2014.
  • Athena RC-IAMU disseminated DIRHA technology to another FP7 EU project consortium (MOBOT) by using the MEMS microphone array to collect, process and recognize speech from a mobile robotic assistant.
  • TUGraz presented the DIRHA Demonstrator to people attending the Alps-Adria-Acoustics Association Congress, Oct. 2014.
  • TUGraz presented the DIRHA Demonstrator to members of Austrian project consortium in the field of Speech, Audio and Acoustics, Sep. 2014.
  • TUGraz takes part in an European Space Agency (ESA) sponsored activity to record dinner talks at Concordia Station, Antarctica.
  • DIRHA was mentioned in an article in the national newspaper "Die Presse" about the Antarctica Dissemination activity.
  • Research teams formed by INESC-ID DIRHA members have participated in the REVERB2014 challenge and in EVALITA-SASLODOM2014 Challenge, achieving excellent results.
  • 14-18 September 2014: Athena-RC, FBK and INESC-ID participated in Interspeech and presented papers.
  • 11-14 November 2014: ST presented demonstrators of beamforming and sound source DOA localization based on the MEMS microphone array at Electronics 14 trades show, held in Munich, Germany.
  • 19-21 November 2014: INESC-ID participated in Iberspeech 2014 and presented papers.
  • 24 November 2014: Maurizio Omologo participated as invited speaker, to the Closing Symposium of the ALADIN project, held in Leuven(Belgium).
  • 11 December 2014: FBK and INESC-ID participated in EVALITA 2014 and presented papers.