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Name:  Judith Markowitz  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: 1946 in Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Dr. Markowitz is a Chicago native.

Biographical and Professional Information

Dr. Markowitz has over 20 years experience working in speech processing and speaker recognition. In 2003, she was named one of the top ten leaders in speech processing and in 2006 she was elevated to Senior Member status in the IEEE. She is Technology Editor of ''Speech Technology Magazine'' and serves on the editorial review board of ''International Journal of Speech Technology''. She has published more than sixty papers and articles on speech processing, authored a groundbreaking series of reports on speaker authentication, and has written books and book chapters. She is often asked to speak, organize sessions, and chair panels at speech and biometric-industry conferences and has been invited to present conference keynotes. Dr. Markowitz has a doctoral degree in linguistics, an MS in computer science (AI focus), and a certificate in strategic management from the American Management Association.

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