Speechmatics and Frontier helping to teach children coding skills in Cambridge

Frontier and Speechmatics help teach children coding at ChYpPS youth group

Partnership with ChYpPS As part of our ongoing partnership with ChYpPS youth group, last week, a group of volunteers from Speechmatics were joined by Frontier employees to provide a coding workshop for the local children in Cambridge. Having formed a partnership with ChYpPS last year, Speechmatics now attends Brown’s Field Community Centre on a monthly […]

15/05/2019

Man speaking about speech technology at the SpeechTEK conference

Discovering applications of speech technology at SpeechTEK

The conference At the end of April, I went to Washington DC to attend SpeechTEK 2019, the world’s leading speech technology and AI conference. The event was exactly how I’d imagined with tracks covering all aspects of speech technology with leading experts giving keynote talks on delivering and deploying speech technologies in all types of […]

14/05/2019

The Speechmatics team at NAB Show

What happens in Vegas, doesn’t stay in Vegas

Last week, some of the Speechmatics team attended NAB Show in Las Vegas. NAB Show is the largest show for media, entertainment and technology, covering broadcast, TV, radio, production, post production and much more. Arguably our biggest show of the year, we had high expectations and it certainly didn’t disappoint. We showcased our most advanced […]

17/04/2019

Speechmatics' Golang Meetup, learning about Prometheus

Learning about Prometheus at Speechmatics’ Go Meetup

Last week, Speechmatics welcomed attendees to its offices in Cambridge for our March Go Meetup where we discussed Prometheus. Speechmatics’ Go Meetup is held monthly and is a chance for people interested in Go to get together in Cambridge and learn more about the programming language. The Meetup is open to all knowledge levels and […]

05/04/2019

Speechmatics to showcase speech recognition powered MAM solutions at NAB 2019

Speechmatics to showcase speech recognition powered MAM solutions at NAB 2019

Speechmatics will be attending NAB Show in Las Vegas from 8-11 April 2019. NAB Show is the largest show for media, entertainment and technology, covering broadcast, TV, radio, production, post production and much more. It is a chance for exhibitors to get together and showcase cutting edge innovations from across the sector. NAB show attracts […]

01/04/2019

Speechmatics and Neuraswitch at Enterprise Connect

It’s not all about Disney in Orlando, Florida

Enterprise Connect 2019 focuses mainly on enterprise communications and collaborations. It attracts businesses from across the globe for four days in Orlando, Florida. My first observation was the stark contrast between an enterprise business conference and how it happens smack bang in the middle of Disney. It seemed odd, at first, but once the trade […]

25/03/2019

Be a responsible communicator and don’t dismiss the ‘why’

Last week, I attended Stempra’s flagship training event in London. It was a one-day event and mainly for junior press officers trying to understand and improve how they communicate about STEM subjects. It’s clearly a jungle of data and hype they are having to work through, and I was pleased to be invited to contribute […]

11/03/2019

Speechmatics to attend Enterprise Connect 2019 with partners, Neuraswitch

We’re excited to announce that Speechmatics will be attending this years’ Enterprise Connect Expo in Orlando, Florida from 18-21 March. The event, which focuses mainly on enterprise communications and collaborations, attracts over 200 exhibitors from across the globe. This year, Speechmatics is exhibiting with partners and leading customer experience platform provider, Neuraswitch. Speechmatics will be […]


Go-swagger, OpenAPI specs and Kubernetes custom controllers all at our Cambridge Go Meetup

Last week, myself and fellow Speechmatics Software Developer, Waquid Valiya Peedikakkal spoke at the Cambridge Go Meetup hosted by Speechmatics. The Meetup, which is held monthly at Speechmatics’ offices in Cambridge, is a great opportunity to share stories and knowledge with other Developers and Engineers who are either looking to start using Go, or indeed […]

07/03/2019

What value is held in voice data for call centres?

In 1957 Sir Francis Bacon said that “knowledge is power” and 62 years later this sentiment still holds true, with organisations and businesses putting more focus on data gathering initiatives. Organisations are investing huge amounts of time and budget into better understanding their customer’s needs, wants and motivations. This, in turn, enables enhanced engagement with customers […]

01/03/2019