NIST 2002 Speaker Recognition Evaluation

In 2002 NIST started the series of speaker diarization evaluations for meetings including them in the speaker recognition evaluation. In that occasion systems were evaluated for broadcast news recordings, telephone conversations and meetings recordings. In that case only one channel of audio data was provided for any of the cases, therefore multiple channel techniques were not necessary. The meetings data used was recorded by NIST.

There were four participants in that evaluation, namely CLIPS-IMAG, LIA, ELISA consortium and MITLL. The systems can be grouped in two:

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