Suwon Shon, PhD

Suwon Shon

Suwon Shon, PhD is Senior Speech Scientist at ASAPP. He received B.S and Ph. D on electrical engineering from Korea University. He was a post-doctoral associate and research scientist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory by leading speaker and language recognition project. His research interests include machine learning technologies for speech signal processing focusing on spoken language understanding.

To measure the performance of Conversational AI, we need more strict, better quality benchmarks

For conversational AI to advance, the broader scientific community must be able to work together and explore with easily accessible state-of-the-art baselines for fair performance comparisons. Read more

Utilizing Pre-trained Language Model for Speech Sentiment Analysis

On the path to real-time speech sentiment analysis, new ASAPP research achieves training efficiency gains with transfer learning between spoken and written language domains. Read more