®Kärnten Werbung / Universität Klagenfurt

May 7-9, 2008, Klagenfurt, Austria  


Program Wednesday, May 7, 2008

Opening and Invited Talk
Chairs: Hermann Hellwagner, Klagenfurt University, Austria
Time Title and Speakers
09:00-09:15 Welcome and Opening of the Workshop
Hermann Hellwagner and Christian Timmerer
09:15-10:15 Robust Person Detection for Surveillance using Online Learning
Horst Bischof, TU Graz, Austria
Coffee Break
Oral Session I: Analysis I
Chair: Abdul Sadka, Brunel University, UK
Time Title and Authors
10:30-10:55 A Comparative Study of Classification Techniques for Knowledge-Assisted Image Analysis
Georgios T. Papadopoulos, Krishna Chandramouli, Vasileios Mezaris, Ioannis Kompatsiaris, Ebroul Izquierdo, and Michael Strintzis
10:55-11:20 A Semantic Multimedia Analysis Approach Utilizing a Region Thesaurus and LSA
Evaggelos Spyrou, Giorgos Tolias, Phivos Mylonas, and Yannis Avrithis
11:20-11:45 Exploiting Temporal and Inter-Concept Co-Occurrence Structure to Detect High-Level Features in Broadcast Videos
Ville Viitaniemi, Mats Sjöberg, Markus Koskela, and Jorma Laaksonen
11:45-12:10 Exploiting Spatial Context in Image Region Labelling Using Fuzzy Constraint Reasoning
Carsten Saathoff and Steffen Staab
Lunch Break
Special Session: COST 292
Chair: Noel E. O'Connor, Dublin City University, Ireland
Time Title and Authors
13:45-13:55 Introduction to the COST 292 Special Session
Noel E. O'Connor
13:55-14:20 Robust People Detection by Fusion of Evidence from Multiple Methods
Víctor Fernández-Carbajales Cañete, Miguel Angel García García, and José M. Martínez
14:20-14:45 Autonomous and Adaptive Learning of Shadows for Surveillance
Hasan Celik, Andoni Martin Ortigosa, Alan Hanjalic, and Emile A. Hendriks
14:45-15:10 Event Detection and Clustering for Surveillance Video Summarization
Uros Damnjanovic, Ebroul Izquierdo, Virginia Fernández, and José M. Martínez
15:10-15:35 Traffic Sign Recognition Based on Pictogram Contours
Carlos Filipe Paulo and Paulo Lobato Correia
15:35-16:00 Unsupervised Feature Selection for Detection Using Mutual Information Thresholding
Ciarán Ó Conaire and Noel E. O'Connor
Coffee Break
Special Session: RUSHES
Chair: Oliver Schreer, Fraunhofer, Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Germany
Time Title and Authors
16:30-16:35 Introduction to the RUSHES Special Session
Oliver Schreer
16:35-17:00 Describing Objects with Multiple Features for Visual Information Retrieval and Annotation
Qianni Zhang and Ebroul Izquierdo
17:00-17:25 3D Inference and Modelling for Video Retrieval
Huiyu Zhou, Abdul Sadka, and Min Jiang
17:25-17:50 On-Line Video Summarization Based on Signature-Based Junk and Redundancy Filtering
Victor Valdes and José M. Martínez
17:50-18:15 Redundancy Removing by Adaptive Acceleration and Event Clustering for Video Summarization
Emilie Dumont and Bernard Mérialdo
Welcome Reception