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Eval-ware: Multimodal Interaction



John S. Garofolo, Richard T. Rose, Rainer Stiefelhagen


This paper is a review of multimodal programs, their evaluations, and online resources. For several years, research in unimodal recognition technologies has been evolving, and has been steadily driven by evaluations. As these technologies mature, new research challenges require fusing/integrating information across different modalities for tasks that are inherently multimodal. To address this, several multimodal evaluations have been established, described below. Web sites are provided where possible for each of the evaluations; while evaluation resources may not be available online, they are generally available through participation in the evaluations.
IEEE Society for Signal Processing (best of the web series) Journal


Audio, Multimodal interaction, Speech recognition, Video


Garofolo, J. , Rose, R. and Stiefelhagen, R. (2007), Eval-ware: Multimodal Interaction, IEEE Society for Signal Processing (best of the web series) Journal, [online], (Accessed June 22, 2024)


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Created March 5, 2007, Updated January 27, 2020