by Roberto Togneri

So which companies are at the forefront of spoken language systems research and marketing? Here is a list of companies involved in serious speech R&D:
MicroSoft: Speech Technology Research
SRI International: STAR lab and AI center

Lucent Technologies: Multimedia Communications Research Lab
Sun Microsystems: Speech Group
AT&T Labs Research: TTS Project and Natural Voices

IBM: Human Language Technology and Voice Systems

And here are well-known companies with serious speech products:
Dragon Systems
Nuance Communications
Lernout & Hauspie

And we mustn't forget to mention these famous Australians!
Syrinx Speech Systems:
Cochlear Ltd:

For a list of these and all WWW resources on speech science and technology known to me please stop by my Spoken Language Systems page:
or checkout the ASSTA WWW Links page: