The IDIAP Research Institute
is a semi-private non-profit research institute affiliated with the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology at Lausanne
(EPFL), and with the University of Geneva
. The institute is located in Martigny
in the Canton of Valais
IDIAP carries out research in the areas of Speech processing, Computer vision, Information retrieval, Biometric authentication, Multimodal Interaction and Machine learning.
IDIAP is also the Leading House of the National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR) on Interactive Multimodal Information Management (IM)2