Improving Access to Voice Assistant Technology for People Who Stutter

Are you frustrated by how your voice assistant / phone reacts to your stuttered speech?

 

Help fix it!

 

Ending in December, apply today!

 

Pay:  $80 for successful completion of Phase 1 (screening) and Phase 2 (data collection).  

Time Required:  45 - 60 minutes (total)

Data Collection Method:  Smartphone app (iOS or Android), recorded in a quiet indoor environment. 

Data is confidential, anonymous, and for research purposes only.

Basic Requirements:

  • Adult, 18+ 

  • Native U.S. English speakers*

  • Mild / moderate stuttering (at least 6% of syllables)

* Please note: native English currently required for data consistency; future studies will incorporate non-native accents.

Project Manager:  SuperSight Media (supersightmedia.com)

Lead Company:  Appen (www.appen.com)

Pay is by PayPal, Venmo, Zelle, or check after client has validated and accepted your data for both Phases 1 and 2 (namely, stuttered syllables at a rate of 6%+ for each phase).

If you are qualified and interested, please fill out the contact form below.  We will confirm your application by text or email.  

Contact Form
Are you a native speaker of U.S. English?
Are you a person with impaired speech (specifically: dysphemia / stuttering)?
Is your stuttering present in at least 5 - 10% of your syllables?