Science Behind Alexa TTS
Do voice assistants excite you? AI-based voice assistants have gained massive attention over the past years and are continually getting better with the advancement of Deep Learning techniques in the field. In this presentation I will give a brief overview of the different components within Alexa and what kind of state of the art deep learning techniques go into it to make the interactions more human-like.
Shubhi is currently an Applied Scientist with Amazon Alexa based out of Cambridge, UK. Her research involves in language-agnostic Natural Language Processing to scale and improvise Text-to-Speech systems. Prior to Amazon, she was with McKinsey & Company where she assisted industry clients to develop Machine Learning workforce for internal business applications.