Financier: Swiss National Science Foundation (SNFS), Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)

Project duration: 2014 - 2016

Project partners:

  • Idiap Research Institute, Martini, Switzerland
  • Department of Telecommunications and Media Informatics, Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME-TMIT), Budapest, Hungary
  • Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies, Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje (FEEIT), Skopje, Macedonia
  • AlfaNum, Novi Sad, Serbia

Summary: The project partners establish cooperation on the topic of prosody in speech and the development of methods of extraction, processing, modeling and transmission of prosody for a wide range of European languages: French, German, Italian, English, Hungarian, Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Montenegrin and Macedonian. The intersection of the four research plans envisages synergy in the work, which will be the basis for defining joint proposals for EU funding.