Title: Automatic transcription of world music collections

Emmanouil Benetos is Lecturer and Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellow at the Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). He holds a BSc and MSc in Informatics from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. After receiving his PhD in Electronic Engineering at QMUL (2012), he joined City, University of London as University Research Fellow (2013-14). His research interests include signal processing and machine learning methods for audio analysis, as well as applications of these methods to music information retrieval, environmental sound analysis, and computational musicology, having authored/co-authored over 80 papers in the aforementioned fields. His ongoing research on automatic music transcription has been highly cited and he was author of top ranking software on the same topic (MIREX 2013, 2015).

Keynote speakers at AAWM2018

John Roeder (University of British Columbia, Canada)
Martin Stokes (King’s College London, UK)