Due to current situation (COVID 19), FRSM 2020 will consider online/virtual presentation for participants.

All accepted papers will be published in AISC, Springer, Indexed: SCOPUS, Web of Science etc.

Submission deadline: IST 5:00 PM, 7th August 2020 (FIRM)


International symposium on Frontiers of Research in Speech and Music (FRSM) is organized in different parts of India every year since 1990. From 1990 to 2001, it was known as International Workshop on Speech, Music and Allied Signal Processing (IWSMSP). From 2003 (at IIT Kanpur), it changed its name to the present form i.e. Frontiers of Research on Speech and Music (FRSM). Till date, these symposiums were held at Kolkata, Santiniketan, New Delhi, Varanasi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mysore, Gwalior, Bhubaneswar, Annamalai, Kharagpur, Baripada and Thiruvananthapuram to promote research interest in these areas to researchers working in different fields like Physics, Mathematics, Musicology, Speech Science, Linguistics, Electronics and Computer Science.

For the first time the FRSM is to be organized in northeast region of India at National Institute of Technology Silchar, Assam. In continuation with the twenty four years of success the 25th Silver Jubilee edition of FRSM welcomes the researchers around the world to explore the natural beauty and Tea gardens of Assam.

All the accepted and presented papers will be published in Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (AISC), Springer Proceedings Series. The papers will be indexed in ISI Proceedings, EI-Compendex, DBLP, SCOPUS, Google Scholar and Springerlink. Some outstanding papers are to be invited to submit as an extended paper in the journals indexed in SCI, SCI-E, SCOPUS, ESCI and Web of Science. List of journals will be updated soon.

The continuation of these events would not have been possible without the active co-operation of ITC Sangeet Research Academy, Kolkata, SCVRCPM-Jadavpur University,Kolkata, CDAC-Kolkata, Indian Statistical Institute, Central Electronics Engineering Research Institute, BHU, Visva Bharati University, International School of Dravidian Linguistics, IIT Kanpur, Annamalai University, Utkal University, Uttar Pradesh Technical University, IITM Gwalior, All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysore, IIT Kharagpur, NOU Baripada, NIT Rourkela, AIT Kanpur and Acoustical Society of India and active participation of various research groups particularly, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Indian Institute of Science, various IITs and Indian and foreign universities and institutions.

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Our Speakers

Prof. Keikichi Hirose

Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo, Japan

Prof. Bjorn Schuller

University of Passau, Germany

Prof. Sanghamitra Mohanty

Former VC, North Orrisaa University, Baripada, Professor, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar

Prof. Aurobinda Routray

IIT Kharagpur, India

Dr. Michal Kosiedowski

PoznaƄ Supercomputing and Networking Center, Poland

Dr. T V Sairam

President, Nada Centre for Music Therapy, India

Prof. Hema A Murthy

IIT Madras, India

Organizing Institutes

      Host Institute                     Co-Organizing Institute


Important Dates

First Phase-Submission closed

Full Paper of Submission                                                                    15 May 2020

Notification of Paper Acceptance                                                       15 June 2020

Camera-ready Paper Submission                                                         15 July 2020

Early Bird Registration                                                                        15 July 2020

Second Phase- Submission open

Full Paper of Submission                                                                    07 August 2020

Notification of Paper Acceptance                                                       31 August 2020

Camera-ready Paper Submission                                                         10 September 2020

Early Bird Registration                                                                        10 September 2020

Last Date of Registration                                                                     20 September 2020

Date of Conference                                                                              8-9 October 2020


Registration Type Early-bird Registration (on/before 15 july 2020) Late Registration (after 15 july 2020)
Indian (in INR) Foreign (in USD) Indian (in INR) Foreign (in USD)
Academician ₹ 5000 $ 220 ₹ 6000 $ 230
Retired Academician ₹ 3500 $ 220 ₹ 4500 $ 230
Student ₹ 2000 $ 190 ₹ 3000 $ 200
Attendee ₹ 2000 $ 70 ₹ 3000 $ 80
Industrial ₹ 7000 $ 240 ₹ 8000 $ 250

Note:The BIMSTEC countries can pay in Indian amount

Registration Guideline

1. Online transfer of registration fee to FRSM 2020
Account Details:

Account Name: FRSM 2020
Account Number: 39122604767
Bank : State Bank of India
Branch : NIT Silchar
IFSC Code: SBIN 0007061

2. Extra page charges INR 500 per page

3. Fill the google form and email submitted copy of Google Form along with payment proof to chair_frsm2020@nits.ac.in .

Links for Google registration forms:

Author Registration Google Form

Attendee/Listener Registration Google Form

Contact us


National Institute of Technology Silchar, Cachar, Assam, Pin Code- 788010.



For Paper Submission related query:  Email: frsm2020@nits.ac.in

For Registration related query:  Dr. Malaya Dutta Borah,   Email: malayaduttaborah@gmail.com

For Program schedule related query: Dr. Dalton Meitei Thounaojam, Email: dalton.meitei@gmail.com

For Accommodation related query:  Dr. Shyamapada Mukherjee,  Email: shyamamukherji@gmail.com

For VISA, Special Session, Sponsorship and other related query:    Email: chair_frsm2020@nits.ac.in