SpeechTek 2013 is scheduled to take place from August 19-21 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City. This looks like an interesting conference for anyone interested in speech technologies, virtual agents, and personal digital assistants. The conference offers four tracks: Business Strategies, Voice Interaction Design, Customer Experiences, and Technology Advances.
The SpeechTek 2013 Business Strategies track focuses on how voice technology, web self-service and other related technologies can be leveraged to provide competitive advantage and improved customer service. The Voice Interaction Design track is geared toward application developers and offers technical tracks on designing, building, and testing applications that use voice technologies and natural language processing. The Customer Experiences sessions focus on using speech recognition and web self-service to improve customer interactions and gain valuable insights into customer behavior. Technology Advances is forward-looking and examines the latest breakthroughs in voice and virtual agent technologies.
SpeechTek 2103 looks like three full days of great information and knowledge sharing on on all the key areas related to the topic of virtual agents. Whether you attend or not, you can follow the action using hashtag #SpeechTek on Twitter.