Believable Facial Animation in Real Time
May 28th 2018 15:50 - 16:10
As the service industry comes to rely on dialogue agents for more client interactions, the avatars' behavior must become more realistic and convincing. Speech Graphics provides software that generates real-time facial
animation for dialogue agents and other applications. Our full-face animation, including accurate lip-sync and a full range of facial expression, is produced from audio only. We will showcase examples of our animation across a variety of languages, dialects, and speech modes.
Our award-winning technology is based on decades of research and development in muscle dynamics, facial modeling, speech technology, and computer graphics. The real-time animation is driven by machine learning on a growing set of multilingual and mixed-mode speech data. Aside from dialogue agents, other applications include virtual reality, video games, and translation