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About Indian Institute of Information Technology, Pune

INDIAN INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PUNE (IIITP) is committed to providing the best-in-class technical education in the country. The institute is facilitating knowledge transfer while keeping up with the latest development pedagogy. IIITP is an Institute of national importance established by the Ministry of Education (MoE), Government of India, and Industry partners on a Not-for-profit Public Private Partnership (N-PPP) basis. IIIT Pune is functioning from a transit campus located at KJEI’s Trinity Academy of Engineering at the scenic foothills of Bopdev Ghat, Yewalewadi, Pisoli, Pune. The permanent campus for IIIT Pune is over 100 acres at Nanoli village, Tal. Maval, Pune.

IIIT Pune offers undergraduate programs, master degree and a Ph.D. in Electronics and Communications Engineering and Computer Science & Engineering. The academic curriculum for the UG programs is designed to match international standards in engineering education with a view to produce quality engineers. The institute is actively working on revamping its undergraduate curriculum to meet the future IT requirements. Apart from academics, the institute provides a comprehensive environment that promotes art, culture, sports, societal contributions, and self-governance.

Undergraduate students participate in ongoing research and technology development, as a result, a vibrant undergraduate program exists to fulfil the needs of society. The Ph.D. programme is aimed at assisting students acquiring proficiency in their chosen area of research. The academic programme leading to the Ph.D. degree is broad-based and involves a course credit requirement and a research thesis submission. The Institute encourages research in interdisciplinary areas through a system of joint supervision and interdepartmental group activities.

About the Theme

About The Theme

International Symposium on Frontiers of Research in Speech and Music (FRSM) is organized in different parts of India every year since 1990. Till date, these symposiums were held at Kolkata, Santiniketan, New Delhi, Varanasi, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Lucknow, Mysore, Gwalior, Bhubaneswar, Annamalai, Thiruvananthapuram, Baripada, silcher and Rourkela to promote research interest in these areas to researchers working in different fields like physics, mathematics, musicology, Speech Science, Linguistics, electronics and computer science. The continuation of these events would not have been possible without the active co-operation of ITC Sangeet Research Academy, Kolkata, SCVRCPM-Jadavpur University,Kolkata, CDAC-Kolkata, Indian Statistical Institute, Central Electronics Engineering Research Institute, BHU, Visva Bharati University, International School of Dravidian Linguistics, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, Annamalai University, Utkal University, Uttar Pradesh Technical University, IITM Gwalior, All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysore, North Orissa University, NIT Rourkela, Allenhouse Institute of Technology, Kanpur, and Acoustical Society of India and active participation of various research groups particularly, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Indian Institute of Science, various IITs and Indian and foreign universities and institutions. This year FRSM is to be organized in Maharashtra at Indian Institute of information Technology Pune. In continuation with the twenty five years of success the FRSM welcomes the researchers around the world to explore the natural beauty of Maharashtra. Indexing to be done with an International Publisher.

Call For Papers

The topics of Interest (not limited)

The special theme for the symposium is “Speech, Music and Applications”. The Speech Track covers modelling, computation and cognitive aspects of Speech. The Music Track covers signal, computation as well as cognitive aspects of music. Application of both speech and music are covered in the Application Track. Speech Analysis, Speech Perception Speech production, Acoustic Phonetics, Spoken Language Processing, Phonetic/Phonological Systems for Indian Languages, Speech Prosody and Labelling, Speech processing and applications, Emotion in speech and music, application of speech and music technology in Education, Music Modelling, Acoustics, Recognition, Analysis, Synthesis, Retrieval, Structure analysis, pedagogy, Transcription, Production and composition tools and Psychology, Optical music recognition, Semantic music technologies, Music and sound data mining, Comparison, classification, and modelling of sound and music

Paper Submission

Authors are invited to submit their original research work, not yet published or submitted for publication anywhere else. The papers will be peer reviewed for determining the originality, technical and/or research content, correctness, contribution, and readability. However, only accepted, registered and presented papers will be published in the symposium proceedings. The participants have to submit Abstract of the paper prepared as given in the submission guideline by 30th December 2021 through Easy Chair Submission portal link: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=frsm2021. Full paper submission date will be decided post conference. The instructions for manuscript preparation and submission policy are available in conference website: http://frsm2021.com.

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Important Dates

Last date for Abstract Submission:15 November 2021 7 January 2022

Notification of paper Acceptance:25 November 2021 15 January 2022

Last date of Full Paper Submission:1 April 2022

Camera-ready Paper Submission:15 April 2022

Registration:1 February 2022

Date of Conference:11-12 February 2022



Bruce Balentine

Executive Vice President, Enterprise Integration Group, Zurich

Prof. Preeti Rao

Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Bombay

Prof. Xavier Serra

Professor, Dept. of Information and Communication Technologies, Director of the Music Technology Group, Universitat Pompeu Fabra , Barcelona

Dr. Vipul Arora

Assistant Professor,Department of Electrical Engineering,IIT Kanpur

Dr. Vinoo Alluri

Associate Professor, IIIT Hyderabad

Alicja A. Wieczorkowska

Polish-Japanese Academy of Information Technology, Multimedia Department, Warsaw, Poland

Dr N. Sreedevi

Professor of Speech Sciences AIISH, Mysore

Prof. Anders Friberg

Professor in Music Communication, Speech, Music and Hearing, EECS, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
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