Ariadna Sanchez is a Research Scientist working on speech synthesis for Alexa products, putting the newest technology into production. She received her MSc. in Speech and Language Processing from University of Edinburgh in 2018, and previously worked as an intern in NLP and TTS. During her time at University, she focused on TTS and signal processing, especially in the dysarthria field. She has experience in Signal Processing, Deep Learning, NLP, Speech and Image Processing. In her free time, Ariadna likes playing the violin, reading books and playing games.
Adam Gabryś is a Software Development Engineer working on quality and expressiveness improvements to Amazon Neural Text-To-Speech voices. He graduated in 2017 from AGH University of Science and Technology in Cracow with a Bachelor of Applied Computer Science. During his time at the University, he focused on Machine Learning for time series prediction and high dimensional data visualization. Since then Adam has been working in Amazon Gdansk office. He has experience in Software Development, Digital Signal Processing, Deep Learning, and Data Science. To reboot himself, Adam likes going bouldering, rock climbing, and hiking.
Daniel Korzekwa is an Applied Science Manager, leading a team of Machine Learning Scientists and engineers based in Gdansk/Cambridge, and working on Amazon Neural Text-To-Speech expressive voices. He received his MSc. in Computer Science from Silesian University of Technology in Poland in 2003 and then for several years he has been working in the industry across Telecom, Oil&Gas, Betting Exchange and Speech Synthesis. He has a deep theoretical and practical knowledge of Machine Learning and Software Development, with expertise in areas such as Deep Learning, Probabilistic ML, Distributed Processing and Programming. To give his brain a rest, Daniel spends time with his wife and two sons, goes for running, plays chess and reads books
Jakub Lachowicz is an Applied Scientist working in the Rapid Voice Development team. He graduated in 2019 from Polish-Japanese Institute of Information Technology with a Bachelor of Computer Science. He is with Amazon since 2016. At the beginning he was focusing on natural language processing for Japanese, Korean and Chinese. Now he works on a platform that allows training Neural TTS voices to scale.
Kamil Pokora is a Applied scientist intern working on improving naturalness to Amazon Neural Text-To-Speech voices. He is working at Amazon for 3 months. Currently, he is studying Computer Science on Gdansk University of Technology. In his free time he like doing all kind of sports activity, especially playing tennis and going to the gym.