Business Data
Work Phone: 
0034 6969 54775
Other Affiliation: 
Personal Bio

Xavier Anguera holds a Masters and Ph.D. degrees from UPC in Barcelona, Spain, in signal processing, specialized in speech and language processing. After University he spent 3 years at Panasonic Speech Technology Laboratory, in Southern California, helping develop their text-to-speech products. After that, he was a visiting researcher for 2 years at ICSI, in Berkeley, California, and worked for 8 years as speech scientist at Telefonica Research, in Barcelona, where he conducted applied research in the areas of speech, natural language and audio/video processing. Over these years he is the coauthor of over 80 peer-reviewed papers, the coinventor or multiple patents and has become very active within the international speech and multimedia communities. Since 2015 he is the founder and CEO of Sinkronigo.com, a startup that wants to help people improve their reading and language skills.