Keynote Speakers

Wen Gao, professor in School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Peking University, Picture Coding for 50 Years

Kiyoharu Aizawa, professor in the Department of Information and Communication Engineering, University of Tokyo, Image Processing: From Face to Food

Harry Shum, executive vice president, Technology and Research, Microsoft, Frontier of AI Research

Mark Hasegawa-Johnson, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Multimedia Signal Processing at the Beckman Institute, 1999-2016

Rama Chellappa, Minta Martin Professor of Engineering, Chair, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Five Decades of Exemplary Scholarship and Mentoring

Narendra Ahuja, professor emeritus in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Three Decades of Vision at Illinois, and Counting

Al Bovik, Cockrell Family Regents Endowed Chair Professor, The University of Texas at Austin, Leave My Picture Statistics Alone

Dave Munson, Robert J. Vlasic Dean of Engineering, College of Engineering and professor, Dept. of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, University of Michigan, The Complete Student


Student Speakers

Wai Hon Lee, MIT  graduate, Personal Stories on Computer Generated Hologram

Juyang Weng, Professor, Michigan State University, From Deep Learning to Machine Fully Autonomous Learning

Kannappan Palaniappan, Professor, University of Missouri, Aerial Vehicle Tracking and 3D Urban Reconstruction

Jialin Zhong, Attorney at Lowenstein Sandler LLP, Intellectual Property and its Implications

Hai Tao, Founder and Chairman, Vion-Tech Beijing,  Embedded Vision Technology

Sean Zhou, Head of software development, architecture, and innovation teams, Siemens, CBIR: A 20-Year Search for the Killer Application – from Pictures of  Faces to Breasts and Lungs…

Jiebo Luo, Professor, University of RochesterForever Young: A Tribute to the Grandmaster and a Recount of Personal Journey

Nicu Sebe, Professor, University of Trento, Human Behavior Understanding “in the Wild”

Shuicheng Yan, Chief Scientist, Qihoo/360; (Dean’s Chair) Associate Professor, NUSAI Meets IOT

Xianming Liu, Research scientist at Facebook & current IFP student, Turning impossible into possible: Weakly Supervised Neural Network on Large Scale Imagery Data

Pooya Khorrami, current IFP studentHow Deep Learning Can Help Emotion Recognition