NVLF Inspiration session: Unveiling the future of Speech Technology

Kees Van Den Broek

CEO of ITSLanguage

NVLF Inspiration session: Unveiling the future of Speech Technology


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NVLF Inspiratiesessie: The Landscape of Spraaktechnologie

On 28 June, the NVLF Inspiratiesessie on Spraaktechnologie brought together experts like Esther Ottow from Auris and Kees van den Broek from ITSLanguage. The main aim of the session was to enlighten members about the latest advancements and potentials of voice technology.

Esther Ottow, the Innovation Director at Koninklijke Auris Groep, highlighted their collaboration with ITSLanguage. Auris, an institution dedicated to providing education, guidance, and care to those with hearing, speech, and language challenges, has been working closely with ITSLanguage on several pioneering projects. Their joint efforts focus on the integration of voice technology to assist individuals, especially in the realm of logopedie.

The Inspiratiesessie delved into the workings of spraaktechnologie, outlining its transformative capabilities. Participants learned about how voice technology could be seamlessly integrated into the daily routines of speech therapists. Furthermore, they were introduced to its myriad applications in logopedie, emphasizing its potential to revolutionize the field.

The session also served as a call to action. Attendees were encouraged to actively contribute to the development of voice technology applications. Such contributions ensure that these technological advancements are specifically tailored to meet the unique challenges faced in logopedie.

In conclusion, the NVLF Inspiratiesessie on Spraaktechnologie underscored the importance of bridging the gap between technology and speech therapy. Collaborative endeavors, such as the partnership between Auris and ITSLanguage, will undoubtedly play a pivotal role in shaping the future trajectory of this sector.

Originally published on July 14, 2021.