Call for papers

The oriental chapter of COCOSDA (The International Committee for the Co-ordination and Standardization of Speech Databases and Assessment Techniques) is pleased to announce that the 14th Oriental COCOSDA Conference will be held on Oct. 26-28, in Hsinchu, Taiwan hosted by the National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan. Oriental COCOSDA is an international conference held annually by the oriental chapter of COCOSDA. The first preparatory meeting was held in Hong Kong in 1997 and then the past thirteen workshops were held in Japan, Taiwan, China, Korea, Thailand, Singapore, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Japan, China and Nepal.

Oriental COCOSDA conference in Taiwan will help in boosting the research and development in the field of Speech Technology and will help in enthusing the interest towards Speech Technology in East and Southeast Asia.

Papers are invited on substantial, original and unpublished research on all aspects of speech databases, assessments and speech I/O, including, but not limited to:


  • Speech databases and text corpora
  • Assessment of speech input and output technologies
  • Phonetic/phonological systems for Oriental languages
  • Romanization of Non-Roman Characters
  • Segmentation and labeling
  • Speech Prosody and Labeling
  • Speech processing models and systems
  • Multilingual speech corpora
  • Special topics on speech databases and assessments
  • Standardization
  • Any other relevant topics

Official Language & Publication

  • The official language of O-COCOSDA2011 is English.
  • The proceedings of O-COCOSDA2011 will consist of two volumes.
  • The papers accepted for oral presentation will be published in a volume that will be included in IEEE Xplore and indexed by Ei Compendex.

  • The papers accepted for poster presentation will be published in a companion volume.

Important Dates

    Full Paper Submission                             July, 15,  2011

    Notification of Acceptance                       Aug. 19, 2011

    Final Manuscript                                        Aug. 31, 2011

    Conference                                            Oct. 26-28, 2011