Santa Clara University


Dear Voice and Speech Professional,

The Organizing Committee of the XXIII Annual Pacific Voice Conference (PVC) and the VI International Congress of the World Voice Consortium (WVC) announces the these venues entitled Voice of the Silicon Valley: Technology, Diagnosis & Treatment will be held conjointly in the period of October 2-4, 2015 on the Santa Clara University (SCU) campus. SCU is the oldest California University and is located in the heart of the Silicon Valley, in Santa Clara, CA, USA.

The Organizing Committee welcomes you to participate in this world voice venue. Please take time to consider submitting your contribution to this most prestigious voice/speech world event. We trust that you will keep referring to this site for future notices and information.


Krzysztof Izdebski, Chairman



XXIII Pacific Voice Conference (PVC) & VI World Voice Consortium Congress: Voice of the Silicon Valley: Technology, Diagnostics & Treatment

The Pacific Voice and Speech Foundation ( of San Francisco, CA, the Department of Bioengineering of Santa Clara University’s School of Engineering (, together with the World Voice Consortium announces holding this venue during October 2-4, 2015 at Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, CA, USA.


These conferences cover a broad spectrum of areas related to voice medicine, voice technology, voice care, and voice in the performing arts. Specifically, we will focus on intelligent solutions to above topics from an international viewpoint.


  • To provide State–of–the–Art information on applications of technology to the fields of voice/speech medicine, homeland security, performing arts, and the entertainment industry
  • To incorporate technological principals into care, treatment, and prevention of voice and speech problems
  • To incorporate technology into performance monitoring and evaluating
  • To explore the role of voice/speech in homeland security
  • To explore the role of voice and speech gestures in emotional detection


Deadline for abstracts/proposals: August 18, 2015

Other Important Dates

Notification of acceptance: September 6, 2015
Final version of accepted paper: September 21, 2015