Papers and Presentations Share

Siri and Beyond: Using Speech and More to Control your iOS Device
Kimberly Patch, MIT IAP Seminar, January 14, 2015

Presentation with notes - PDF
Presentation without notes - PDF


Speech Input and Web Accessibility
Kimberly Patch, Knowbility's AccessU at CSUN, February 27, 2012

Speech Input and Web Accessibility - text and slides PDF


Leveraging the Accessibility Community As An Asset for Universal Design
Kimberly Patch, Notes from the Boston Accessibility Unconference, September 17, 2011

Leveraging the Accessibility Community... - PDF


Where Does Speech Input Make Sense? Lessons from the Desktop
Kimberly Patch, AVIxD 2011 Workshop on Voice Interaction Design, January 23, 2011

Where Does Speech Input Makes Sense... - Paper PDF


The User Context: Aligning System and User Behavior
Kimberly Patch, W3C Workshop on Conversational Applications -- Use Cases and Requirements for New Models of Human Language to Support Mobile Conversational Systems, June 18-19, 2010

The User Context... - Paper PDF


Web Accessibility: Taking Control with Speech
Kimberly Patch, ATIA 2010 Orlando, January 28, 2010 (also presented at ATIA 2009 Chicago, October 31, 2009)

Web Accessibility... - Presentation text
Web Accessibility... - Slides


Making Speech Commands Work Well on the Desktop: It's All About Steps
Kimberly Patch, Closing the Gap conference, October 16, 2008

Making Speech Commands Work Well on the Desktop... - Presentation text
Making Speech Commands Work Well on the Desktop... - Slides


Difficult Web Sites Demos
Kimberly Patch, "Surfing the Web by Voice" panel, AVIOS New England meeting, March 19, 2008

Difficult Web Sites Demos - Presentation notes and demos PDF
Difficult Web Sites Demos - Slides
Also check out UC Task Tour 13a for a more typical Web experience that includes search


Pardon Me, Your Computer's Showing:
Using speech to speed and streamline desktop computing
Kimberly Patch, SpeechTek West 2007 Voice Control on PCs & Mobile Devices session, February 22, 2007


Pardon Me... - Presentation PDF
Pardon Me... - Slides
Pardon Me... - Paper PDF


When Natural Language Isn't:
The Need for a Dedicated Speech Interface
Kimberly Patch, SpeechTek 2006 Advanced Techniques for Improving User Interaction session, August 8, 2006

When Natural Language Isn't... - PDF
When Natural Language Isn't... - Slides


It's All about the Interface:
Speech Recognition That Works for Both Human and Computer
Kimberly Patch, MIT IAP Seminar, January 17, 2006

It's All about the Interface... - PDF
It's All about the Interface... - Handout
It's All about the Interface... - Slides


Utter Command:
Human-Machine Linguistics, Human-Machine Grammar, and a New Interface

Kimberly Patch, Boston Voice Users Group, July 12, 2005

Utter Command... - PDF
Utter Command... - Handout
Utter Command... - Slides


An Intentionally Modest Proposal for a Speech Recognition Command Grammar
Kimberly Patch, Boston Voice Users Group, February 10, 2004

And Intentionally Modest Proposal... - PDF


Speech Command and Control
Kimberly Patch, Boston Voice Users Group, March 12, 2002

Speech Command and Control - HTML



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