16th Speech Science and Technology Conference (SST2016)

The Australasian Speech Science and Technology Association and Western Sydney University are pleased to host the 16th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology (SST2016). This conference will mark the 30-year anniversary of the first SST conference held in Canberra in 1986. SST2016 will be held at the Novotel Sydney Parramatta in proximity to Western Sydney University’s Parramatta City and Parramatta campuses.

Conference Information

Conference Programme

Conference Proceedings

Registration and Pricing

Finalised Paper/Abstract Submission

Information for Presenters


Conference Events

Tutorial Day

Conference Program

Keynote Speakers

Conference Dinner

Satellite Event: Symposium on the role of predictability in shaping human language sound patterns

Accommodation Options

Getting Around

Getting to Parramatta

Travel to Conference Events

Important Dates

Deadline for submissions CLOSED
Notification of acceptance 31 August 2016
Finalised submission deadline 14 September 2016
Author registration 28 September 2016
Early bird registration 30 September 2016
Tutorial Day (at Female Orphan School) 6 December 2016
Conference (at Novotel Sydney Parramatta) 7-9 December 2016


Hosted By


Platinum Sponsors

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Silver Sponsors

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Bronze Sponsors

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Media Partners


Organising Committee

Technical Program Committee Chair: Dr. Chris Carignan
Venue, Accommodation, and Sponsorship: Dr. Marina Kalashnikova and Dr. Heather Kember
Publicity: Dr. Karen Mulak
ASSTA Liaison: Prof. Denis Burnham
Conference Secretariat: Craig Purcell (The MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development)
Parramatta River Walk, image copyright: Mark Soon Photography