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William Meisel

President
TMA Associates

Picture of William MeiselBill Meisel is president of TMA Associates (www.tmaa.com). Meisel, a consultant on commercial applications of natural language processing and speech recognition, is also the organizer of the Conversational Interaction Conference and is an author. In the 1980s, he founded and ran a speech recognition technology company and earlier wrote the first book on machine learning (computer pattern recognition) as a university professor. Meisel holds a  Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering. He currently consults and writes--even a detective novel, The Connected Detective. Bill can be reached at wmeisel@tmaa.com.

SpeechTEK 2019

SpeechTEK 2018

  • Monday, April 9, 2018
    • 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. A102: Being Smart About Developing Intelligent Assistants
  • Tuesday, April 10, 2018
    • 8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Tuesday Knowledge Café

SpeechTEK 2017

  • Monday, April 24, 2017
    • 1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. C103: Creating an Effective Company Digital Assistant
  • Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    • 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. KEYNOTE PANEL - The Way Forward: Keeping Speech in the Conversation

SpeechTEK 2016

  • Monday, May 23, 2016
    • 10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. B101: The Growing Role of Natural Language
  • Wednesday, May 25, 2016
    • 10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. A301: New Applications for Using Voice, Part 1
    • 10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. A301: New Applications for Using Voice, Part 1
    • 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. A302: New Applications for Using Voice, Part 2
    • 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. A302: New Applications for Using Voice, Part 2

SpeechTEK 2015

  • Monday, August 17, 2015
    • 11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. C102: Infotainment Through Conversational Apps: Possibilities and Challenges

SpeechTEK 2014

  • Wednesday, August 20, 2014
    • 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. The Evolution of Computers and Society
    • 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. A302: Enterprise Virtual Assistants: Empowering Employees and Customers
  • Monday, August 18, 2014
    • 2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. A104: PANEL: Evolution or Revolution?

SpeechTEK 2013

  • Monday, August 19, 2013
    • 10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. A101: The Economic Impact of Tighter Human-Computer Connection
  • Tuesday, August 20, 2013
    • 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. A202: PANEL: The Business Value of Digital Personal Assistants

SpeechTEK 2012

  • Tuesday, August 14, 2012
    • 10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. D201: PANEL: Intelligent Voice Assistants, Part 2: Achieving the Vision

SpeechTEK 2011

  • Tuesday, August 9, 2011
    • 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. A205: What’s Next for Speech? Analysts’ Perspectives
    • 10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. A201: The Role of Speech in Smartphones

SpeechTEK 2010

  • Monday, August 2, 2010
    • 11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. B102: Optimizing Speech for Mobile Users
  • Tuesday, August 3, 2010
    • 4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. B205: Analytics for the Whole Customer Experience

SpeechTEK 2009

  • Tuesday, August 25 2009
    • 4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. A205: A Look Ahead

SpeechTEK 2008

  • Wednesday, August 20
    • 2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. A304: The Crystal Ball

SpeechTek 2007

  • Monday, August 20
    • 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. D101: Speech in the Mainstream: Top Trends
  • Wednesday, August 22
    • 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. D301: Avoiding Voice Fraud & Threats
    • 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D302: Legal Issues with Speech
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