Workshop Programme

4th UK Computer Vision Student Workshop (BMVW)


Friday - 7th September

9:00 Keynote 1
Ariadna Quattoni  -  Latent Variable Models for Content-Based Image Retrieval and Structure Prediction
10:00 Session 1
  • Person Re-identification by Attributes *
    Ryan Layne, Tim Hospedales, Shaogang Gong (Queen Mary, University of London)
  • Comparing Visual Feature Coding for Learning Disjoint Camera Dependencies *
    Xiatian Zhu, Shaogang Gong (Queen Mary, University of London), Chen Change Loy (Vision Semantics)
10:40 Poster session and coffee break

Contributed papers
  • Hand Posture Recognition Using Surf with Adaptive Boosting
    Yi Yao, Chang-Tsun Li (The University of Warwick)
  • Hierarchical Classification for Live Fish Recognition
    Phoenix Huang, Bastiaan Boom, Robert Fisher (University of Edinburgh)
Impromptu posters
11:20 Session 2
  • Binary Pattern Analysis for 3D Facial Action Unit Detection *
    Georgia Sandbach, Stefanos Zafeiriou, Maja Pantic (Imperial College London)
  • GEI + HOG for Action Recognition
    Tenika Whytock, Alexander Belyaev, Neil Robertson (Heriot-Watt University)
  • Real Time Single and Multiuser Gesture Recognition Based on Skin Colour and Optical Flow
    Muhammad Raza Ali, Tim Morris (University of Manchester)
  • MCMC-PF Based Multiple Head Tracking in a Room Environment
    Ata Ur-Rehman, Syed Mohsin Naqvi, Raphael Phan (Loughborough University), Wenwu Wang (University of Surrey), Jonathon Chambers (Loughborough University)
12:40 Poster session and lunch
14:00 Keynote 2
Andrew Davison  -  Monocular SLAM and Real-Time Scene Perception
15:00 Session 3
  • Fast Pedestrian Detection by Cascaded Random Forest with Dominant Orientation Templates *
    Danhang Tang, Yang Liu, Tae-Kyun Kim (Imperial College London)
  • Simultaneous Human Segmentation, Depth and Pose Estimation via Dual Decomposition
    Glenn Sheasby, Jonathan Warrell (Oxford Brookes University), Yuhang Zhang (Australian National University), Nigel Crook, Philip Torr (Oxford Brookes University) - winner of the best workshop paper award.
15:40 Closing remarks

Talks marked by '*' have been accepted as posters at the BMVC main conference