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The 14th International Workshop on Acoustic Signal Enhancement will be held at the Palais des Congrès in Antibes – Juan les Pins, September 8th – 11th, 2014. The workshop will focus on signal processing for acoustic signals. The three days program consists of oral and poster presentations, keynote talks, and demonstrations.

The city of Antibes – Juan les pins is located on the Côte d'Azur - French Riviera nestled between the foot of the Alps and the Mediterranean Sea.  The venue can be accessed easily from the Nice Côte d'Azur international airport, France busiest airport outside of Paris with direct connections to more than 100 international destinations.


The technical scope of the workshop is centred on the enhancement and processing of speech and audio signals.  Applications include mobile communications, audio-visual conferencing systems, voice control systems, hearing aids, interactive TV and emerging applications in audio signal processing.


• Acoustic echo control

• Noise reduction

• Dereverberation

• Active noise control

• Speech intelligibility enhancement

• Error and packet loss concealment

• Binaural signal processing

• Source separation

• Source localization

• Auditory scene analysis and classification

• Microphone arrays

• Adaptive filtering algorithms and structures

• Multirate systems

• Quality assessment

• Speech and audio databases

• Acoustic environment simulation

• Software and hardware tools

• New and emerging topics in speech and audio processing


Besides the regular paper presentations, a separate demonstrator session is planned. For a contribution to this demonstrator session a brief description of the demonstrator should be submitted online via the workshop website. This description will not be included in the workshop proceedings.

Important Dates

Submission of regular paper (final draft): April 28th, 2014

Submission of demonstrator description: April 28th, 2014

Notification of acceptance: June 9th, 2014

Submission of camera-ready paper: June 30th, 2014

Author registration deadline: July 18th, 2014

IWAENC 2014 sponsors

We gratefully acknowledge the kind support of the following sponsors.