Welcome to AVIOS Seattle
In an effort to grow the speech technology community in the Pacific Northwest, we will be hosting events throughout the year.
Please RSVP at http://www.meetup.com/Seattle-AVIOS-Speech-Technology-Meetup/events/118422012/
"Windows Mobile and Speech Technology"
Presenter: Rob Chambers, Microsoft
Abstract: Rob Chambers from Microsoft will be speaking about the evolution of speech in Windows Phone from WP 7 through WP8. He will share insights on key user pain points, and solutions offered by WP8 and other Microsoft products. Finally, he will demonstrate the WP 8 Speech Developer APIs.
Rob Chambers is a Group Program Manager in the Online Services Division at Microsoft Corporation. He and his team plan, design, develop, integrate, and maintain natural user interface technologies, speech recognition and synthesis components, and developer platform APIs, included in an increasing number of Microsoft products, including Xbox Kinect, Windows Phone, Microsoft Office, Windows, and Bing. After starting at Microsoft in 1995 in the Developer Tools Division, Rob worked on a multitude of products, including Visual Studio, SQL Server, Windows Phone, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Windows. He was the lead architect and group manager of the team that built and integrated speech recognition into the Windows operating system, and the Group Program Manager for the Speech team for many years. Rob has worked on speech and natural user interface related technologies and experiences for nearly 15 of his 18 years Microsoft.