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The Blizzard Challenge 2017

The Blizzard Challenge 2017 workshop was held 25th August 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden.

  • "The Blizzard Challenge 2017", Simon King, Lovisa Wihlborg, Wei Guo, (University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom) PDF
  • "The Alibaba-iDST Entry to Blizzard Challenge 2017", Heng Lu, Ming Lei, Zeyu Meng, Yuping Wang, Miaomiao Wang (Alibaba-iDST) PDF
  • (not yet available) "The CMU System for Blizzard Challenge 2017", SaiKrishna Rallabandi, Pallavi Baljekar, Alan W Black (Language Technologies Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, USA) PDF
  • "The CSTR entry to the Blizzard Challenge 2017", Srikanth Ronanki, Manuel Sam Ribeiro, Felipe Espic, Oliver Watts (The Centre for Speech Technology Research (CSTR), University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom) PDF
  • "Light Supervised Data Selection, Voice Quality Normalized Training and Log Domain Pulse Synthesis", Gilles Degottex, Pierre Lanchantin, Mark Gales (University of Cambridge, United Kingdom) PDF
  • "The I2R-NWPU Text-to-Speech System for Blizzard Challenge 2017", Yanfeng Lu, Zhengchen Zhang, Chenyu Yang, Huaiping Ming, Xiaolian Zhu, Yuchao Zhang, Shan Yang, Dongyan Huang, Lei Xie, Minghui Dong (Human Language Technology Department, Institute for Infocomm Research, A*STAR, Singapore / Shaanxi Provincial Key Laboratory of Speech and Image Information Processing, School of Computer Science, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China) PDF
  • "The IFLYTEK System for Blizzard Challenge 2017", Li-Juan Liu, Chuang Ding, Yuan Jiang, Ming Zhou, Si Wei (iFLYTEK Research, P.R. China) PDF
  • "IIITH Submission for Blizzard Challenge 2017: A BLSTM based SPSS System using MatNN", Sivanand Achanta, Anandaswarup Vadapalli, Suryakanth V Gangashetty (Speech Processing Lab, KCIS International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad, India) PDF
  • "The IRISA Text-To-Speech System for the Blizzard Challenge 2017", Pierre Alain, Nelly Barbot, Jonathan Chevelu, Gwénolé Lecorvé, Damien Lolive, Claude Simon, Marie Tahon (IRISA, University of Rennes 1 (ENSSAT), France) PDF
  • "The 'Uprooted' MaryTTS Entry for the Blizzard Challenge 2017", Sébastien Le Maguer, Ingmar Steiner (Saarland University / DFKI GmbH, Germany) PDF
  • "The NITech text-to-speech system for the Blizzard Challenge 2017", Kei Sawada, Kei Hashimoto, Keiichiro Oura, Keiichi Tokuda (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Nagoya, Japan) PDF
  • "The NLPR Speech Synthesis entry for Blizzard Challenge 2017", Jianhua Tao, Ruibo Fu ,Yibin Zheng, Zhengqi Wen, Ya Li, Biu Liu (National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, China / CAS Center for Excellence in Brain Science and Intelligence Technology, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China / University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China) PDF
  • "The USTC System for Blizzard Challenge 2017", Ya-Jun Hu, Chuang Ding, Li-Juan Liu, Zhen-Hua Ling, Li-Rong Dai (National Engineering Laboratory for Speech and Language Information Processing, University of Science and Technology of China, P.R. China / iFLYTEK Research, P.R. China) PDF
  • "The UTokyo speech synthesis system for Blizzard Challenge 2017", Shinnosuke Takamichi, Daisuke Saito, Hiroshi Saruwatari, Nobuaki Minematsu (The University of Tokyo, Japan) PDF
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