Animated Speech Corporation

314 27th Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94403

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $841K
First Award Date 09/15/02
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/10

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Schwartz Walter W Schwartz 1
Prevost Prevost 1 Message
Prevost Scott Prevost 1 Message
Cohen Michael M. Cohen 2 Message

4 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: B3A-2010
Budget: 01/01/10 - 12/31/10

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project will complete the development of technology to supplement ordinary face-to-face language interaction for the millions of individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing or face other speech/language challenges. The goal of the project is to enable such individuals to fully participate i...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 2009
Budget: 01/01/09 - 12/31/09

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project will advance the state of the art in human machine interaction, speech, machine learning and assistive technologies. The innovation in the proposed research is to develop and test the technology required to design an embellished eyeglass, which will perform continuous real-time acoustic anal...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Education
Topic: 2004
Budget: 01/01/04 - 12/31/04
PI: Prevost

Animated Speech Corporation aims to validate the effectiveness of its 3D animated talking head software application platform to assist teachers and speech pathologists in the treatment of speech disorders. The platform consists of simple, user-friendly tools to create speech and language lessons which incorporate a lip readable accurate talking ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 09/15/02 - 08/31/03

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of the research is to incorporate an animated agent/tutor with highly accurate visible speech and emotion into software to enhance speech and language skills of hearing-impaired and autistic children. The software platform includes: 1) a 3D-viewable computer-animated agent, dubbed Baldi, who precise...