This is what the Speech Research @ UoA group has been upto …

Māori Speech Hui and Technology Workshop in media

June 25 2021

Media release talking about Māori Speech Hui and Workshop:

Speech group @Hobbiton

April 9 2021

Jesin James preesented the te reo Māori code-switching detection system that is being developed by the speech group at the New Zealand AI Research conference @ Hobbiton.

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Peter J Keegan is ready to be a synthetic voice

April 18 2021

Peter has kindly recorded 831 sentences in New Zealand English. Our student Pallavi Nibhadhe is busy developing a synthetic voice with these recordings.

Speech group @LangSoc conference

February 10 2021

Speech Research Group members actively participated at the New Zealand Lisnguistic Society conference. Link to our talks: Jesin James, Isabella ShieldsCatherine Watson, Justine Hui,Brooke Ross