Natural Interaction in the Connected Home
From Voice Biometrics Conference San Francisco (May 8-9, 2013): Voice biometrics is playing an increasing role in consumer-facing smart devices. From using your voice to “wake-up” any device or access home alarm controls, to voice-initiated personalized settings for home entertainment systems, unified communications and video analytics.
Steve Jones, Executive Director, Speech FX; Brian Gannon, SVP of Marketing and Business Development, GEO Semiconductor; Julia Webb, VP Sales & Marketing, VoiceVault
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Natural Interaction in the Connected Home
© VoiceVault Inc. 1 Reality Check Natural Interac7on in the Connected Home Voice and Vision-‐based control from VoiceVault, SpeechFX and GEO Semiconductor Brian Gannon, GEO Semiconductor, VP of Marke@ng and Business Development Steve Jones, SpeechFX, Director and COO Julia Webb, VoiceVault VP of Sales and Marke@ng
© VoiceVault Inc. 2 Voice & Vision-‐Interac7on enabling a natural interface Expand from this…. ….to this
© VoiceVault Inc. 3 Three Partners One Solu7on form the backbone of this next genera@on solu@on Leader in the development and supply of voice recogni7on solu7ons for embedded processors that will drive the human interac7on with smartphones, tablets, appliances and other smart devices. The industry leader in ultra-‐wide angle distor7on correc7on for 360/180° ﬁsheye cameras, HD video compression, home monitoring cameras and human interface technologies. Leading provider of voice biometric solu7ons. Millions of voice enrolled and ac7vely verifying. Trusted technology securing billions of dollars in money transfers annually.
© VoiceVault Inc. 4 Talk With Your Home Voice-‐ac(vated Security System Voice-‐enabled Security, HVAC and appliances Expanded Voice and gesture interac7on to these smart devices: Entertainment Systems: video, TV, Music and Home management: u7li7es, uniﬁed communica7ons enabling incredible new possibili@es
© VoiceVault Inc. 5 See Your Home enabling incredible new possibili@es Leverage Embedded chip for both voice and video Enhance Current surveillance and monitoring solu7ons Video Interac7on Entertainment Systems: video, TV, music Home management: u7li7es, uniﬁed communica7ons
© VoiceVault Inc. 6 Enabling the Next Genera7on of connected home devices Use Voice to “wake-‐up” any device Voice trigger to raise an alarm Video analy(cs on camera for person detec@on Iden(fy user by face or voice for entry or alarm disarm Purchase items securely with spoken PIN Gesture to control any home appliance (e.g. turn up heat) Wide Field of View camera technology covers the en@re room with a single camera
© VoiceVault Inc. 7 Home Automa7on and Security enabling incredible applica@ons Disarm alarm with sound of voice Voice Interac(on with all home electronic devices Turn On lights with a simple voice command Fisheye Lens camera in smoke alarm or doorbell Unlock Front door by saying “open” Adjust the thermostat with the wave of a hand
© VoiceVault Inc. 8 Next Genera7on Product Oﬀerings Mo7on Interac7on & Detec7on Voice Biometrics & Security Enhanced Video Solu7ons Natural Language and Voice Interac7on understanding possibili@es with connected home solu@ons
© VoiceVault Inc. 9 Key Technology from three companies to provide superior solu@ons VoiceVault High accuracy Voice Biometrics Over 99.9% accurate for constrained set of users GEO Semiconductor Long range audio and wide ﬁeld-‐of-‐view video capture and pre-‐processing On-‐chip gesture control and video analy@cs SpeechFX Speaker Independent Trigger word detector – wake-‐up device of appliance on detec7on of trigger word Embedded Voice Recognizer on any device
© VoiceVault Inc. 10 So What? Advances in control and sensing technology not only increase convenience, they also… Combined, these core technologies can transform the ease and acceptance of new in-‐home controls combining technologies Improve security (face detec7on, voice biometrics) Enable new usage models (thermostat set based on users preferences, door only opens for household members, etc.) Allow sharing between devices (natural HD video communica7ons with friends, security camera viewing on smartphone) Assist the elderly or disabled (voice control, movement detec7on) Q: A:
© VoiceVault Inc. 11 Why We are Unique Embedded Voice and vision algorithms running on a 7ny IC embedded in devices. Can be placed in any device. Robust Highly accurate voice detec7on, voice biometrics and video analy7cs Low Cost Appropriate for embedding in devices throughout the home Low Power Devices must run 24/7 demanding low power, highly reliable devices four key components that set our solu@on set apart
© VoiceVault Inc. 12 Partner Delivery Approach GEO Semiconductor, SpeechFX, and VoiceVault VoiceVault providing patented voice biometric solu7ons that set the standard in the industry for accuracy and scalability. Millions of voices enrolled and ac7vely authen7ca7ng. Billions of dollars in mobile transac7ons secured by VoiceVault. GEO Semiconductor with 100 patents and applica7ons, is the industry leader in programmable, high performance geometric processor ICs, H.264 CODECS, video, audio and human interface technologies. GEO is focused on smartphone, peripherals, automo7ve cameras & HUDs, Smart TV, cloud and Skype communica7ons as well as surveillance & video communica7on markets. SpeechFX providing patented embedded speech technology for mobile devices and video game plalorms with a proven track record of over 15 million licensed devices and 30 voice enabled video games.
© VoiceVault Inc. 13 Ques7ons? Live demo available amer presenta7on Schedule a @me to visit us in the French Room, Lobby Level to learn more.