Smart City Expo World Congress

November 7-9, Barcelona

Don’t miss the Smart City Expo World Congress, happening this November 7-9.

Save the date to get the latest updates on trends, innovations, and technology developments in smart spaces. 

Stay tuned for more information. We look forward to meeting you in Barcelona!


9:00 – 10:00 a.m. PT

Speech AI from Research to Production Fireside Chat

Speech AI research is driving real-world conversational applications with advanced algorithms and state-of-the-art models. In this fireside chat, innovative leaders will share insights on overcoming the challenges in deploying cutting-edge, multilingual speech technologies for business outcomes and discuss emerging trends across industries.

Shinji Watanabe, Associate Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
Alexei V. Ivanov, Sr. Principal Scientist, Hippocratic AI
Georg Kucsko, CTO & Cofounder, Suno
Swapnil Belhe, Chief AI Architect, Wiproo
Moderated by Matt Wolfe, Tech YouTuber

10:00 – 11:00 a.m. PT

Unveiling End-To-End Speech and Translation AI Magic

Speech recognition, speech synthesis, and translation technologies are the foundational layers of conversational AI applications. For immersive human-like experiences, applications need to deliver real-time performance while being highly accurate and engaging. Join us and learn how to deliver the most accurate transcription, translation, and engaging voices at the speed and scale conversational AI experiences demand. 

Jennifer Parry, AI Services Sr. Engineering Manager, Motorola
Igor Isupov, Sr. Data Scientist, SoftServe
Hosted by Vikash Kumar, NVIDIA

11:00 – 12:00 p.m. PT

Transform Your Business with Speech AI

Learn firsthand how speech AI is revolutionizing customer experiences in finance, broadcasting, and retail by removing barriers across languages and dialects, driving operational efficiency, and helping businesses stay ahead by improving accuracy and enhancing performance. Esteemed speakers will share their insights, expertise, and success stories demonstrating speech AI's transformative power in action. 

Vatamaja, AI and Data Practice Technology Fellow, Deloitte
George Murphy, Chief Customer Officer,
Rob Carpenter, CEO, Valyant AI
Hosted by Gordana Neskovic, NVIDIA


Shinji Watanabe

Associate Professor


AI and Data Practice Technology Fellow

Alexei V. Ivanov

Sr. Principal Scientist

George Murphy

Chief Customer Officer

Jennifer Parry

AI Services Sr. Engineering Manager

Igor Isupov

Sr. Data Scientist

Georg Kucsko

CTO, Co-Founder

Rob Carpenter


Swapnil Dnyaneshwar Belhe

Chief AI Architect

Matt Wolfe

Tech YouTuber

Stay up to date with the latest speech AI news from NVIDIA.