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Two Decades of Speaker Recognition Evaluation at the National Institute of Standards and Technology



Craig S. Greenberg, Seyed Omid Sadjadi, Lisa Mason, Douglas A. Reynolds


The National Institute of Standards and Technology has been conducting Speaker Recognition Evaluations (SREs) for over 20 years. This article provides an overview of the practice of evaluating speaker recognition technology as it has evolved during this time. Focus is given to the current state of speaker recognition evaluation. Highlights from past SREs and future plans are also discussed.
Computer Speech and Language


NIST SRE, Speaker Recognition Evaluation, Voice Biometrics, Speaker Identification
Created March 1, 2020, Updated April 15, 2020