LINGUIST List 30.3117

Tue Aug 13 2019

Calls: Clinical Linguistics, Phonetics, Phonology/Korea, South

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 13-Aug-2019
From: Hyunsong Chung <>
Subject: Seoul International Conference on Speech Sciences 2019
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Full Title: Seoul International Conference on Speech Sciences 2019
Short Title: SICSS 2019

Date: 15-Nov-2019 - 16-Nov-2019
Location: Seoul, Korea, South
Contact Person: Hyunsong Chung
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Clinical Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology

Call Deadline: 31-Aug-2019

Meeting Description:

The Korean Society of Speech Sciences (KSSS) will host the Seoul International Conference on Speech Sciences 2019 (SICSS 2019) between 15 and 16 November 2019 at Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea. Founded in 1935, the KSSS is devoted to theoretical research and practical applications of speech in phonetics, speech engineering, speech disorders, and cognitive sciences. It publishes the academic journal, “Phonetics and Speech Sciences,” four times a year. It also hosts conferences twice a year and organises workshops and training programs. The theme for SICSS 2019 is “Speech Sciences Moving Forward: New Methods, Data and Populations.” For more information, please visit or

Call for Papers:

''Speech Sciences Moving Forward: New Methods, Data and Populations”

Conference Homepage:

Abstract Submission Deadline: 31 August 2019
Dates: 15 (Fri) - 16 (Sat) November 2019
Venue: Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Hosted by The Korean Society of Speech Sciences (KSSS)

Keynote Speakers:

Phonetics: Allard Jongman, The University of Kansas, USA
- Keynote Speech: Enhancing intelligibility: Hyperarticulation, visual, and lexical contributions
- Tutorial Lecture: The role of training in the formation of new sound categories

Speech Disorders: Keith R. Kluender, Purdue University, USA
- Keynote Speech: Long-standing problems in speech perception dissolve within an information-theoretic perspective
- Tutorial Lecture: Virtues of (co)variance for perceptual learning

Speech Technology: Helen Meng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
- Keynote Speech: Speech AI for learning and wellbeing
- Tutorial Lecture: Research advancement in Text-to-Speech synthesis

The topics of the conference include, but are not limited to:

1. Phonetics (Theoretical & Experimental)
2. Applied Phonetics
3. Speech Perception & Production
4. Experimental Phonology
5. Speech Disorders
6. Hearing Disorders
7. Speech Synthesis & Recognition
8. Speech Coding
9. Speech Analysis & Processing
10. Pronunciation Teaching & Learning
11. Other Areas in Phonetics and Speech Sciences

Presentation Types:

1. Paper presentation: 20 minutes (15 minute talk + 5 minute discussion)
2. Poster presentation: 60 minutes

Important Dates:

1. Abstract submission deadline: Saturday, 31 August 2019
2. Notification to be sent within two weeks of receiving the abstract.
3. Early bird registration opens: Monday, 16 September 2019
4. Author registration deadline: Monday, 30 September 2019
5. Early bird registration deadline: Thursday, 31 October 2019
6. Conference: 15-16 November 2019

Abstract Submission:

Abstracts must be written in English and must not exceed two pages in length (references and graphics included). There are two abstract submission formats available: a one-page abstract (with no sections other than references) and a two-page abstract (with section numbers and headers). You may choose either option depending on how you would like to prepare your abstract. You may download the abstract templates from or

Hyunsong Chung:;

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