Calls for papers

The ASRU Workshop is a flagship event of the IEEE Speech and Language Processing Technical Committee. The workshop is held every two years and has a tradition of bringing together researchers from academia and industry in an intimate and collegial setting to discuss problems of common interest in automatic speech recognition and understanding. Topics of interest include, but not limited to, the following.

  • Automatic speech recognition

  •  Speech emotion recognition

  • ASR in adverse enviroments

  • Methods and models leveraging multi-lingual resources

  • New applications of ASR

  • Speech-to-speech translation

  • Spoken language understanding

  • Spoken document retrieval

  • Spoken dialog systems

  • Speaker/Language recognition

  •  Text-to-speech systems

  • Other topics in speech and language processing


Given the global situation due to the COVID19 pandemic, the conference will be 100% virtual.

The workshop will feature invited talks/keynotes, regular papers and special sessions. In the virtual way, opportunities for social interaction and dicussion will be also offered.

You may download ASRU 2021 logo from here.

The paper submission portal will be available by 7 May 2021. Paper submission kit is available here.

The authors will have the opportunity to address the comments from the reviewers. The authors will have one week to prepare a rebuttal to clarify the main confusions and questions raised by the reviewers. The Technical Program Chairs will consider this document to make the final decision on the papers.