One day workshop (Co-located with SSMS 2007)
|9:00||Welcome – Joemon Jose, University of Glasgow|
|9:10 – 9:50||Video Summarisation: A new Challenge – Alan Smeaton, Dublin City University, Ireland|
|Provocative Short Talks|
|9:50 – 10:10||Communication Scene Analysis – Steve Renals, University of Edinburgh|
|10:10– 10:30||Face detection and recognition: Achievements and open research challenges – Ebroul Izquierdo, QMUL, London|
|10:30 – 11:00||Coffee Break|
|Provocative Short Talks|
|11:00 – 11:20||Can Multimedia Retrieval get away without using metadata? – Stefan Rüger, The Open University|
|11:20 – 11:40||Challenges in Cross-modal Analysis – Alex Hauptmann, CMU, USA|
|11:40 – 12:05||Challenges of Multimodal Interaction – Chabane Djeraba, University of Sciences and Technology of Lille, France|
|12:05 – 12:30||Artificial Retina and Image Annotation – Paul Siebert|
|12:30 – 13:30||Lunch Break|
|13:30 – 14:30||Break-out Sessions|
|Session 1: Semantic and Interaction – Raphael Troncy, CWI
Session 2: Analysis and Retrieval – Cees Snoek, University of Amsterdam
Session 3: Emerging Multimedia Applications and Challenges – Jana Urban, University of Glasgow
|14:30 – 15:30||Plenary & Challenges Ahead|
|15:30 – 16:00||Coffee Break|
|16:00 – 17:00||Panel|
|Chair: C. J. van Rijsbergen, University of Glasgow
Panellists (to be finalized) : Lynda Hardman, CWI, Stefan Rüger, The Open University, Alex Hauptman, CMU and Steve Renals, University of Edinburgh
|17:00 – 18:00||Reception|
If you are interested in participating, please contact, Joemon Jose (email@example.com), by sending a title and abstract of your position statement (subject line: MAR workshop abstract). The maximum number of participants is 30 and if you are interested in participating please contact us ASAP (not later than May 30th).
Please note that this is workshop runs in parallel to the SSMS. If you are participating in SSMS you cannot register for this workshop, but there will be a joint panel discussion where both groups of participants can interact.
The registration fee is £50 (£30 for students) to attend the workshop. The fee includes breakfast, coffee/tea breaks, lunch and an evening reception.
To register please follow the steps below:
A confirmation email will be sent after receiving your fax/mail. You
will get a receipt of your payment when registering at the summer school
The workshop will be held in the Western
Infirmary Lecture Theatre (WILT) in the
University of Glasgow. The WILT is a self contained complex containing
a 292 seat lecture theatre, a foyer area which is ideal for catering/exhibits
and two seminar rooms. The WILT is just at a 1-minute walking distance
from the Computing Science Department, and a few minutes away from a
variety of cafés, pubs, bistros and restaurants. The WILT is building
B9 on maps of
the campus. It is most easily accessed via University Place, off
Byres Road just south of University Avenue.
You can find a list of hotels close to Glasgow University at http://www.cvso.co.uk/accommodation/accm_intro_300905.htm.