Estève is a Professor in Computer Science at the University of Avignon. He is the head of the laboratory of computer science of Avignon (LIA) since May 2020. His main research interests are Spoken Language Understanding and Speech Recognition, with more than
150 scientific publications on these topics in peer-reviewed journals and conferences. Professor
got his PhD on 2002, then worked at France Telecom Research & Development (now Orange Labs) as a research engineer, before becoming an Associate Professor at the Computer Science Labs (LIUM) of the University of Le Mans (France) in 2003, and a Professor in
2010. In 2018, he moved to the University of Avignon. His current research activities focus on spoken language understanding, speech translation, speech analytics, speech recognition, emotion recognition, deep neural networks.