Achievements

Québec only Centre focused exclusively on applied research in IT, CRIM serves over 140 clients annually.

ADNOTARE - Collection of tools for collaborative annotation

ADNOTARE: Collection of tools to build annotation platforms including VESTA and PACTE.

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Application of CRIM's speech technologies to indigenous languages

Hundreds of thousands of hours of speech were recorded in various Canadian indigenous languages. Unfortunately, these records are generally not annotated or indexed, which significantly slows down researchers' work. CRIM's experts are addressing two aspects of this issue.

Automatic closed-captioning

Summary of the various projects developed by CRIM in the field of automatic closed-captioning.

Automatic segmentation of proposals

CRIM collaborated on a project conducted by TEC (Technology Evaluation Centers) that focused on the segmentation of unstructured data for classifying proposals. In this project, CRIM produced a data segmentation algorithm using natural language processing (NLP) and machine learning techniques.

Biométrie vocale : vers une identification incontournable

La biométrie vocale vise à développer des applications permettant de vérifier l’identité d’une personne grâce à sa voix. Découvrez les techniques qui ont fait la réputation du CRIM dans ce domaine de pointe!

Chatbots for the Real Estate Industry

Marketing Third Wunder, a digital marketing agency, collaborates with several real estate organizations that are looking for innovative ways to connect with their customers.

CRIM among the world leaders in voice biometrics!

The Speech and Text team has been developing various speech and speaker recognition technologies for over 30 years. Its expertise soon placed it among the world leaders in the field. Since 1992, the team has been taking part in international competitions in order to test its methods and compare them with those of other researchers in the field.

Development of a conceptual navigation prototype for easy access to document collections

Emotion detection system

From Locus Dialogue to Nu Echo: Speech recognition, a CRIM expertise for more than 30 years

In the 1990s, CRIM started developing a speech recognition technology that would soon place it among the world leaders in the field.

Ground control to Major Tom… CRIM’s state-of-the-art technology used to decipher air traffic control speech!

In 2018, CRIM took part in the Airbus Air Traffic Control Speech Recognition Scientific Challenge (ATC 2018). This challenge was organized by Airbus in order to find the best speech recognition technologies to fit their business needs.

Interactive language learning system

Keyword detection bilingual system (Hydro-Québec)

Megaphone project

Megaphone was an interactive outdoor installation in Montréal's Quartier des spectacles (QDS), that allowed citizens to speak out publicly on a theme of their choice.CRIM participated as a consultant for speech recognition in the project's initial phase, provided its technologies for real-time and offline recognition, and contributed to the integration of its technologies into the system installed at QDS.

PACTE - Collaborative electronic text annotation platform

PACTE is a collaborative annotation web platform for text content that integrates an array of practical tools for research groups.

PAVICS – Power Analytics and Visualization for Climate Science

A platform that harmonizes research in climatology in a phenomenal way. Operating on networked supercomputers, it will enable Canadian and international scientists to design and visualize customized climate change scenarios to study their impacts and adaptation opportunities.

Text/dialog synchronization for postsynchronization and dubbing

This project aimed at the creation of a vocal alignment technology and to its integration into an existing postsynchronization and dubbing system for Ryscho Media (became DubSynchro, now called Indekso). This company specializes in dubbing for cinema and television.

VESTA - Collaborative multimedia content annotation platform

VESTA is a timeline based annotation platform of multimedia content. It offers an integrated set of innovative computer tools for analyzing and annotating audio and video recordings. These tools allows to significantly accelerate, and in some cases, automate the analysis and annotation of your recordings.

Voice-to-text conversion tool for CEDROM-SNi radio monitoring

CRIM’s Speech and Text team worked closely with CEDROM-SNi to develop, perfect and deploy a voice-to-text conversion tool for radio content, adapted to CEDROM-SNi’s needs.

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