Prof. Abeer Alwan Selected as Fellow of the Int’l. Speech communication Association
Professor Abeer Alwan has been selected a Fellow of the International Speech Communication Association (ISCA) in 2011 for her significant contributions to the field of speech communication science and technology. This is a highly competitive program limited to less than .4 percent of the total number of ISCA members; only 6 Fellows were announced in 2010 and 2009, and 12 Fellows in 2008.The principle of ISCA is the promotion of activities and exchanges in all fields related to speech communication science and technology. In 1988 when it started, they were operating only in Europe but in 1999 at the Eurospeech Conference in Budapest, they went global and became a self-supporting international association.