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Behavioral Signals at INTERSPEECH 2019


15-19 SEPTEMBER 2019
Messecongress Graz at Messeplatz 1, Austria

The 20th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association INTERSPEECH 2019 will be held in Graz, Austria, from Sep. 15-19, 2019. Interspeech is the world‘s largest and most comprehensive conference on the science and technology of spoken language processing. The conference features world-class speakers, tutorials, oral and poster sessions, challenges, exhibitions, and satellite events, and will gather around 2000 participants from all over the world, so you shouldn’t miss!

Behavioral Signals will be present with 3 senior Engineers who are presenting their Papers. This year’s edition of INTERSPEECH is special – on occasion of its 20th anniversary they have added a few innovative features to its agenda.

Find here the detailed Schedule.



6-10 OCTOBER 2019

For the first time, GITEX Tech Week & GITEX Future Stars will feature a combined conference programme, bringing the best of both worlds – tech titans and startups – in one truly empowering agenda. We will be there with our CEO Rana Gujral participating  in two sessions at the Artificial Intelligence Stage: AI for Business: CEO Panel, and Inspiring Hollywood’s emotions, while he’ll also be judging in the Supernova Challenge.

Have a look at the conference programme.


Seattle Interactive 2019

17-18 OCTOBER 2019
The Conference Center at 804 Pike Street, Seattle, US

SIC, according to their website, is a celebration of the incredible work happening at the intersection of technology, creativity and commerce. Their aim is to shine a light on Seattle’s best and brightest to give the world a glimpse of what we’ve built. So yes it only make sense for us to be there too! Our CEO Rana Gujral will be talking about AI and how Emotions are changing it. Come and join us and SIC’s community of thinkers and makers, of dreamers and doers and check out their super amazing agenda.

Alex Potamianos at SLSP 2019 for Behavioral Signals

7th International Conference on Statistical Language and Speech Processing (SLSP 2019)

14-16 OCTOBER 2019
Jožef Stefan Institute at Jamova cesta 39, Ljubljana-Slovenia

SLSP is a yearly conference series aimed at promoting and displaying excellent research on the wide spectrum of statistical methods that are currently in use in computational language or speech processing. It aims at attracting contributions from both fields. Though there exist large conferences and workshops hosting contributions to any of these areas, SLSP is a more focused meeting where synergies between the two domains will hopefully happen. We are honored to have there our CTO Alexandros Potamianos as a Keynote Speaker, speaking on Emotion and Behavioral Tracking in the Lab and in the Wild, on Tuesday, October 15, 09:00 – 09:50 am.

Check out the full program here.

By the time of the conference a volume of proceedings published by Springer in the LNCS/LNAI series will be available, and a special issue of Computer Speech and Language (Elsevier, JCR 2018 impact factor: 1.776) will be later published containing peer-reviewed substantially extended versions of some of the papers contributed to the conference.



28-31 MARCH 2020, Cascais, Portugal

Horasis will convene the 2020 Horasis Global Meeting in Cascais, Portugal over 28-31 March, under the theme Developing Decisive Leadership through Times of Disruption. The annual Horasis Global Meeting is one of the world’s foremost gatherings of business and government leaders, offering an ideal platform to explore and foster cooperation, impact investing, and sustainable growth across the world.

As in previous years, the Horasis Global Meeting is held in partnership with the City of Cascais and the Portuguese Government. The Horasis community of more than 800 selected world leaders (including several heads of governments and key ministers) will gather for an unparalleled experience devising novel ideas to sustain and nurture our development in the future, and our CEO Rana Gujral will be there to participate on the Panel Session: Embracing Artificial Intelligence on March 28, at 14.00-15.30.

Been There, Done That.

Behavioral Signals - Shri Narayanan at SMM19

Speech, Music and Mind 2019 (SMM19)

Vienna University of Technology, Vienna

SMM19 is a Satellite Workshop of Interspeech 2019, focused on detecting and influencing mental states, with an emphasis on multi-modal approaches with diverse applications across culture, languages and music. The program will have a forenoon session with the theme Detecting mental states and an afternoon session based on the theme Influencing mental states.

Our Co-founder & Chief Scientist Prof. Shrikanth (Shri) S. Narayanan will be speaking during the forenoon session about Understanding affective expressions and experiences through behavioral machine intelligence as a Keynote Speaker.


SVIEF 2019

7-8 SEPTEMBER 2019
Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA

The 9th SVIEF will be held on Sep 7th-8th, 2019 at Santa Clara Convention Center. It is designed to be an intense, informative and interactive event which focuses on the theme Beyond the Next Revolution, and features 100+ high-profile speakers and 150+ tech exhibitors. Rana Gujral, our CEO will be there as Keynote Speaker talking on Using Voice to Predict Customer Behavior.

Behavioral Signals CBMI 2019

CBMI 2019

4-6 SEPTEMBER 2019
DCU All Hallows Campus, Drumcondra, Dublin, Ireland

After a series of successful events, the seventeenth edition of CBMI will be organised by the Insight Centre for Data Analytics at Dublin City University. CBMI 2019 aims at bringing together the various communities involved in all aspects of content-based multimedia indexing for retrieval, browsing, management, visualization and analytics. As active members of this community, our Senior Engineers will be there to showcase a demo on Using Oliver API for emotion-aware movie content characterization on Wednesday, 04/Sep, 3:30pm – 5:30pm at Poster & Demo Rooms. Be there and don’t miss it!

Check the now available Conference Schedule.

Alex Potamianos speaking at Voice Summit 2019

VOICE Summit 2019

22-25 JULY 2019
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) in Newark, NJ

VOICE Summit is the world’s largest voice-tech conference attracting 5,000+ developers, conversational designers, startups, brands, agencies and executives at the forefront of the voice-first era. Organized by Modev, the multi-day conference will feature 15 tracks with keynotes, panels, workshops and an EXPO of more than 150 companies from around the world. Vertical industries covered include healthcare, fintech, transportation, entertainment, gaming, media, search, retail, enterprise, smart home, smart cities and hospitality.

So, obviously we could not be absent from such a fascinating event with an incredible line up in speakers. It is our honour to have our CTO, Alexandros Potamianos, speaking about Virtual Assistants are both marvellous and god awful on Tue Jul 23, 2019 4:30 PM – 4:42 PM at the Kupfrian Jim Wise Theater

Alexandros Potamianos, CTO Behavioral Signals at VOICE Summit 2019

The event will also feature the largest voice Hackathon in the world, the VOICE Summit Awards dinner, and a Startup EXPO where we’ll be present.

Behavioral Signals at VOICE, Newark NJ

VOICE Startup EXPO 2019

23 JULY 2019
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) in Newark, NJ

The Startup EXPO at VOICE will feature industry-leading startups and investors from the natural language landscape and beyond. We’ll be there along with 100 more startups to present and network from 4-8pm on Tuesday, July 23rd at the WEC Center at NJIT. Investors, media and tech enthusiasts are also welcome to attend the EXPO. The VOICE EXPO is taking place in parallel to the beginning of the VOICE Summit, which you shouldn’t miss.

Rana Gujral speaking at Mobile World Congress 2019

Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2019

26-28 JUNE 2019
Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC)

MWC Shanghai 2019 is Asia’s leading event for next-generation technology – 5G, IoT, AI, big data and beyond. This year, the key theme is Intelligent Connectivity, and Conversational AI is definitely a key part of such connectivity. Emotion recognition and behavioral prediction is a sophisticated layer of technology sitting above any Conversational AI technology deployed out there, either that involves social robots, virtual assistants or any other inanimate object with speech recognition capabilities.

Rana Gujral, our CEO, will be there to speak about Behavioral Signals and our developing technology. If you want to meet him drop us an email at social

AI Everything in Dubai

AI Everything 2019

30 APRIL – 1 MAY 2019
World Trade Center, DUBAI, UAE

Rana Gujral, Behavioral Signal’s CEO, will be talking at the global Ai Everything Summit, in Dubai, end of April.

UAE has set a national strategy called the Artificial Intelligence 2031, which envisions the country to become a world leader in AI by 2031, creating opportunities and generating up to $90 billion in extra growth.

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President & Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and hosted by the UAE’s National Program for Artificial Intelligence launched by the Minister of State for AI, the Ai Everything Summit is a culmination of the UAE and the world’s mission to promote initiatives, collaborations, partnerships and breakthroughs in the field of AI, and to foster positive impact on governments, businesses, social enterprises and humankind.

The summit aims to “…unite the divided conversations in AI”.  We will be there and part of this conversation with our emotion AI.

Rana Gujral at the Starup World Cup Summit 2019

Startup World Cup & Summit Cyprus-Greece 2019

29 MARCH 2019

Our CEO, Rana Gujral, will be speaking and judging at the Startup World Cup & Summit Greece-Cyprus 2019 in Athens, along with many other significant venture capital representatives.

The STARTUP WORLD CUP is a worldwide startup summit, launched in 2016 by FENOX VC, a global venture capital firm headquartered in Silicon Valley with 130+investments across 30 countries and cooperation with top Universities.

The event, which takes place in many countries each year, gives the opportunity for startups to compete for 1.000.000 $ investment in the Grand Finale in San Francisco (17 May 2019) and 500.000$ in the European Finale in Prague (10 April 2019).

The STARTUP WORLD CUP & SUMMIT 2019 in Athens – Greece will be attended by a significant number of top startups, corporates, investment community, academics as well as top international experts and famous speakers to inspire, support and promote the Greek and Cypriot Startup Ecosystem as a Business and Technology Hub for the companies from other countries.


Conversational Interaction Conference 2019

11-12 MARCH 2019

We are going to the heart of Silicon Valey to participate in this year’s Conversational Interaction Conference! Our CTO, Alexandros Potamianos, will be speaking about Virtual Assistants are both marvelous and god awful! on Monday, March 11th, 4:30 – 5:30, Track 1

Two full days of exciting and useful insights, friendly networking, and high-quality talks on the state of the underlying NLU and speech recognition technology available for commercial use, the tools, and services that help companies use conversational technology and so much more! Info is coming up!

Let’s meet up!


Global Big Data Conference 2019

23-25 January 2019
Santa Clara, CA,USA

Global Big Data Conference’s vendor agnostic 3rd Annual Global Artificial Intelligence(AI) Conference is held on January 23rd, January 24th, & January 25th 2019 on all industry verticals.

It will be the largest vendor agnostic conference in AI space. The Conference allows practitioners to discuss AI through effective use of various techniques.

Our CEO, Rana Gujral will be presenting our award-winning emotion recognition technology and how we bring emotional intelligence to the digital world! 

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Imagine Talks

12 January 2019

The Imagine Talks is a network collaboration of the Asian America Foundation and Edge Interns focused on the mission of women’s empowerment, social impact, and entrepreneurship. We inspire the community to make a difference in the world and promote mentorships and foster growth by sharing ideas in the realms of innovation, art, new big ideas, and stories of humanity.

Our new CEO, Rana Gujral, will be delivering the opening keynote!


DeepTech Summit 2019

11 January 2019

Silicon Valey here we come! We are among the “F50 Startups: Unicorns in waiting” to participate in this year’s DeepTech Summit (DTS), organized by F50 and co-hosted by SVE and SVDN.

F50 finds and connects the next generation of world-changing tech innovations with global partnerships to power their long-term impact, bringing together over 50 tech communities and media partners from all over the world.

Our new CEO, Rana Gujral, will be attending as a speaker-let’s connect!


IEEE Spoken Language Technology (SLT) Conference

18-21 DECEMBER 2018

The next IEEE Spoken Language Technology (SLT) conference will be held in Athens, Greece, 18-21 December 2018. Behavioral Signals is proud to be among the Bronze Sponsors of the event!

This year’s special theme for SLT2018 will be “Spoken Language Technology in the Era of Deep Learning: Challenges and Opportunities”. Stay tuned for more info!

Behavioral Signals at Opentalk2018

Opentalk 2018

7-8 NOVEMBER 2018

Behavioral Signals​ is proud to be a sponsor at Opentalk 2018! Life is full of magical moments – they come in all sizes, happen to everyone and they stay with you forever. Opentalk is exclusively designed to help you discover the important factors behind these moments, create extraordinary conversations and spark more of those magical moments for your customers. Join us and thousands of brilliant visionaries in the most thought-provoking customer experience event of the year!

See you at our booth!

This is an event you won’t want to miss, register now here and use our code Behavioralsignals50 to receive 50% off!


Interspeech 2018

2-6 SEPTEMBER 2018

This September we’ll be exhibiting at the the world’s largest and most comprehensive conference on the science and technology of spoken language processing. Do join us at booths P2 & P7, for an interview with Quentin Furhatino, the 1st Robotic Movie Director. He comes to Interspeech 2018, recruiting for the top acting role for his next feature movie.

19th Customer Contact Week 2018

Customer Contact Week 2018

18 – 22 JUNE 2018

June 2018 and we’ll be exhibiting at the world’s largest customer contact event, Customer Contact Week in Las Vegas. See you at booth 1127!

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AA-ISP Leadership Summit

3-5 APRIL 2018

Join us at the world’s largest gathering of Inside Sales leaders! The Leadership Summit organized in downtown Chicago, is dedicated to Sales Leadership and supporting roles. We’re excited to join this year’s event, featuring all-new presentations from today’s leading sales experts who will address a wide array of topics targeted to inside and digital sales, sales development, aspiring leaders, and sales leadership.

Join us at our booth and see our demo!

Behavioral Signals at MWC18

Mobile World Congress 2018

26 FEB – 1 MAR. 2018

Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, organized by the GSMA and held in the Mobile World Capital, Barcelona, 26 February – 1 March 2018. Want to meet and discuss our emotion & behavior in speech analytics technology? Send us a message to organize a meeting.

19th Customer Contact Week 2018

Customer Contact Week New Orleans

22-25 JAN 2018

CCW is the world’s largest customer contact event series and now serves more than 3,000 attendees.  Customer Contact Week in New Orleans provides all the tools and insight to deliver world-class service with speed & efficiency. Attending also? Drop us a message if you would like to meet and discuss our behavioral recognition technology!


3rd Technology Conference by Naftemporiki

25 JAN 2018

The 3rd Technology Conference on “Artificial Intelligence: Blessing or a Threat?” is one of the major tech conferences in Athens, organized by Naftemporiki, the biggest financial newspaper in Greece.  The event, held on Thursday, 25th of January 2018, will focus on Artificial Intelligence. Find out more about the conference and our participation here.

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Digital Sales World

1 Feb 2018

Digital Sales World helps all sales professionals and leaders stay on top of the latest trends, technologies, tips and strategies to boost their performance and revenue. Are you attending, looking to boost your Inside Sales? Email us to organize a meeting there!

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