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Ontology-Based Voice Annotation of Data Streams in Vehicles

  • Inna SosunovaEmail author
  • Arkady Zaslavsky
  • Theodoros Anagnostopoulos
  • Alexey Medvedev
  • Sergey Khoruzhnikov
  • Vladimir Grudinin
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9247)

Abstract

With proliferation of the Internet of Things, annotation and generation of metadata describing data streams produced by sensors becomes even more urgent and important. This article proposes a method of annotating data streams with voice and extracting semantics from data. The strengths and weaknesses of existing voice recognition systems are discussed and it is argued that ontologies should play important role in making annotations meaningful and useful for various services and applications, including annotating road conditions and traffic situations. The architecture and implementation of the proposed system is discussed and demonstrated.

Keywords

Internet of things Iot Ontology Speech recognition Speech technology in vehicles Intelligent transportation systems ITS 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Inna Sosunova
    • 1
    Email author
  • Arkady Zaslavsky
    • 1
    • 2
  • Theodoros Anagnostopoulos
    • 1
    • 3
  • Alexey Medvedev
    • 1
  • Sergey Khoruzhnikov
    • 1
  • Vladimir Grudinin
    • 1
  1. 1.ITMO UniversitySt. PetersburgRussia
  2. 2.Digital Productivity Flagship, CSIROClayton SouthAustralia
  3. 3.Community Imaging GroupUniversity of OuluOuluFinland

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