PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

 

Learning, Representation and Context for Human Sensing in Video

 

Workshop in conjunction with IEEE CVPR, New York, June 22nd 2006

 

Chairs: Cristian Sminchisescu and Fernando De La Torre

 

 

8:30 am     Opening Remarks
          
Cristian Sminchisescu and Fernando De La Torre

 

 

 

8:35-8:50  Fernando De La Torre

         Challenges in Face Analysis

 

8:50-9:10 Stan Li

            Near Infrared Image Based Face Recognition

 

9:10-9:30 Sami Romdhani

Using Multiple Features to Smooth the Cost Function of the 3D Morphable Model  Fitting Algorithms

 

9:30-9:50 Yann Lecun

            Detection and Pose Estimation with an Energy-Based Framework

 

9:50-10:10 Bill Freeman

            Non-parametric Belief Propagation for Tracking Hands

 

 

 

10:10-10:30 Coffee Break

 

 

 

10:30-10:50 Dimitris Metaxas

Hybrid Deformable Models for Human Tracking

 

10:50-11:10 David Fleet

Gaussian Process Dynamical Models for Modeling and Tracking Human Motion.

 

11:10-11:30 David Forsyth

Big Open Questions in Motion Representation

 

11:30-11:50 Bill Triggs

Learning to Reconstruct Human Pose from Cluttered Images

 

 

11:50-12:30 Poster session (See below)

 

 

 

12:30-1:30 Lunch

 

 

 

1:30-1:50 Deva Ramanan

            Tracking People with Weak Priors

 

1:50-2:10 Daniel Huttenlocher

 Latent Variable Models for 2D Human Pose

 

2:10-2:30 Jitendra Malik

Detecting, Localizing and Tracking People in Non-standard Poses    

 

2:30-2:50 Pascal Fua

Multiple People Tracking through Global Optimization

 

2:50-3:10 Phil Torr

 Combining Segmentation and Pose Understanding

 

 

 

3:10-3:30 Coffee Break

 

 

 

3:30-3:50 Luc Van Gool

Combining Sample-Based and Analytic Density Propagation for Monocular Tracking

 

3:50-4:10 Trevor Darrell

           Hybrid Nearest Neighbor Methods for Fast Person Tracking

 

4:10-4:25 Cristian Sminchisescu

           Challenges in 3d Human Tracking: A Look Back and a Look Forward

 

         

4:25-5:30 Panel discussion (see suggestions, list open!)

 

 

11:50-12:30 Poster session

 

 

n      Leonid Sigal and Michael J. Black

 

Hierarchical Approach for Articulated 3D Pose-Estimation and Tracking

 

n      David Marshall, Darren Cosker, Paul L. Rosin Yulia Hicks

 

Speech and Expression Driven Animation of a Video-Realistic Appearance Based Hierarchical Facial Model

 

n      Gregory Rogez and Carlos Orrite-Urunela

 

Constraint-based Search Through Spatio-temporal 2D-Models Framework

 

n      Tarak Gandhi and Mohan Trivedi

 

Panoramic Appearance Maps for Human Body Representation and Analysis

 

n      Yischeng Chen, Rick Parent, Raghu Machiraju and Jim Davis

 

Human Activity Recognition for Synthesis