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Jan "Honza" Cernocky is Associate Professor (Doc.) and Head of the Department of Computer Graphics and Multimedia at the Faculty of Information Technology, Brno University of Technology (FIT BUT). He founded the BUT Speech@FIT research group in 1997 and serves as its executive director. He graduated from BUT (Ing.) and from Université Paris Sud (Ph.D.) and was with ESIEE Paris, France and OGI Portland, Oregon, USA. His research interests include artificial intelligence, signal processing and speech data mining (speech, speaker and language recognition). He was PI and co-PI of several local, European and US (DARPA and IARPA) funded projects. He served as co-chair of IEEE ICASSP 2011 in Prague and IEEE ASRU 2013 in Olomouc, and will co-chair Interspeech 2021 in Brno. At FIT, he is responsible for courses ISS and ZRE dealing with signal and speech processing. Honza is Senior Member of IEEE and member of International Speech Communication Association (ISCA). He is also active in popularization of speech data mining and science in general in public media. In 2006, he co-founded Phonexia, that is currently one of world's most important players in production speech technologies.