Organizing Committee

General Co-chairs:

Ruhi Sarikaya, Microsoft, USA
Yang Liu, University of Texas at Dallas, USA

Advisory board:

Dilek Hakkani Tur, John Hansen, Gokhan Tur, Bhuvana Ramabhandran

Technical Chairs:

Geoffrey Zweig, Microsoft Research, USA
Katrin Kirchhoff, University of Washington, USA
Frederic Bechet, Aix Marseille Université, France
Satoshi Nakamura, NAIST/NICT, Japan

Finance Chair:

Brian Kingsbury, IBM Research, USA
Jason Williams, Microsoft Research, USA

Publicity Chairs:

Hakan Erdogan, Sabanci University, Turkey
Rubén San-Segundo Hernandez, Technical University of Madrid, Spain

Publication Chairs:

Kate Knill, Toshiba, UK
Andrew Rosenberg, CUNY, USA

Local Organizers:

Michael Scordilis, University of Miami, USA
Tao Li, Florida International University, USA

Demo Chairs:

Junlan Feng, AT&T Research, USA
Ciprian Chelba, Google Research, USA

Panel Chairs:

Timothy Hazen, MIT Lincoln Labs, USA
Helen Meng, CUHK, Hong Kong

Europe Liaisons:

Steve Renals, University of Edinburg, UK
Elmar Nöth, University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

Asia Liaisons:

Berlin Chen, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
Frank Soong, Microsoft, China