Mod9 Technologies is a government contractor and actively seeks further opportunities for research, technology transfer, and commercialization.

The company is certified for the GSA 8(a) STARS II program:

Core Competencies

  • Human language technologies: speech recognition, keyword search, speaker identification, natural language understanding.
  • Big Data stream processing: built upon a high-throughput, real-time, low-latency cloud-based infrastructure.
  • Rapidly deployable systems: portability to new task domains with minimal customization effort.
  • Interactive visual display: user-centric interface with integrated information fusion.

Past Performance

  • DHS SBIR HSHQDC-15-R-00017 (2015-2018): Privacy Protecting Conversation Recorder.
  • DoD SBIR OSD13-LD2 (2014): Knowledge-aided Interface for Big Data Streams.
  • NIST OpenKWS (2014): built a Tamil STT/KWS system in just 4 days.
  • IARPA Babel (2012-2014): delivered STT software on subcontract to ICSI.
  • DARPA GALE (2007-2008): Mandarin and Arabic STT, at ICSI on subcontract to SRI International.


  • Academic researchers: our speech technology PhDs advance the state of the art.
  • Digital natives: our team is young enough to master modern web/mobile technology.
  • Cost-effective: we leverage open-source software running on Amazon Web Services.