Workshop Track 2 – Activity Recognition and Tracking

Preliminary Program in Detail:

08:30 Registration at Fraunhofer IOSB Headquarters
08:50-09:00 Welcome (Workshop Chairs)
09:00-10:30 3rd Workshop on Activity Monitoring by Multiple Distributed Sensing (AMMDS) – Session 1 (Algorithms and Architectures)
Session Chair: Paolo Spagnolo
[AMMDS1] A stigmergic approach to indoor localization using Bluetooth Low Energy beacons
Filippo Palumbo (Univ. of Pisa, ISTI-CNR), Paolo Barsocchi (ISTI-CNR), Stefano Chessa (Univ. of Pisa), Juan Carlos Augusto (Middlesex University, London)
[AMMDS2] An Omnidirectional Vision System for Bus Safety Surveillance
Dao Huu Hung, Hideo Saito (Keio University), Keiichi Yamamoto, and Hiromitsu Sato (Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corp.)
[AMMDS3] Novel Multi-Feature Bag-of-Words Descriptor via Subspace Ramdom Projection for Efficient Human-Action Recognition
Ana I. Maqueda, Arturo Ruano, Carlos R. del-Blanco, Pablo Carballeira, Fernando Jaureguizar, and Narciso Garcia (Universidad Politécnica Madrid)
[AMMDS4] Particle Filter Based Conjoint Individual-Group Tracker (CIGT)
Ahmet Yigit and Alptekin Temizel (Middle East Technical University)
10:30-10:50 Coffee Break
10:50-12:30 3rd Workshop on Activity Monitoring by Multiple Distributed Sensing (AMMDS) – Session 2 (Re-Identification)
Session Chair: Paolo Spagnolo
[AMMDS5] Fusion of Spatially Constrained Attributes with Kernelized Ranking for Person Re-identification
Husheng Dong (Soochow University / Suzhou Institute of Trade and Commerce), Chunping Liu, Yi Ji, Zhaohui Wang (Soochow University), Shengrong Gong (Soochow University / Changshu Institute of Science and Technology)
[AMMDS6] Data-Augmentation for Reducing Dataset Bias in Person Re-identification
Niall McLaughlin, Jesus Martinez Del Rincon, Paul Miller (Queen’s University Belfast)
[AMMDS7] Person Re-identification Visualization Tool for Object Tracking across Non-overlapping Cameras
Etienne Pot, Maiya Hori, Atsushi Shimada, Hajime Nagahara, and Rin-ichiro Taniguchi (Kyushu University)
[AMMDS8] Closing Remarks
Workshop Chairs
12:30-13:30 Lunch Break
13:30-14:50 17th IEEE International Workshop on Performance Evaluation of Tracking and Surveillance (PETS) – Session 1
Session Chair: James Ferryman
[PETS1] PETS 2015: Datasets & Challenge
Longzhen Li, Tahir Nawaz, and James Ferryman (University of Reading, UK)
[PETS2] Robust global tracker based on an online estimation of tracklet descriptor reliability
Thi Lan Anh Nguyen, Duc-Phu Chau, and Francois Bremond (INRIA, France)
[PETS3] Tracking performance evaluation on PETS 2015 Challenge datasets
Tahir Nawaz, Jonathan Boyle, Longzhen Li, and James Ferryman (University of Reading, UK)
[PETS4] Invited Talk: The VOT Visual Object Tracking Challenge – An Overview and Outlook
Matej Kristan and Luka Cehovin (Visual Cognitive Systems Laboratory, University of Ljubljana)
14:50-15:10 Coffee Break
15:10-16:40 17th IEEE International Workshop on Performance Evaluation of Tracking and Surveillance (PETS) – Session 2
Session Chair: James Ferryman
[PETS5] Online pedestrian group walking event detection using spectral analysis of motion similarity graph
Vahid Bastani, Damian Campo, Lucio Marcenaro, and Carlo Regazzoni (University of Genoa, Italy)
[PETS6] Evaluating template rescaling in short-term single-object tracking
Jorgen Ahlberg (Termisk Systemteknik / Linköping University, Sweden)
[PETS7] Reliable intruder detection using combined modalities of intensity, thermal infrared and stereo depth
Andreas Zweng, Csaba Beleznai, and Christoph Sulzbachner (Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria)
[PETS8] PETS 2015 evaluation results and closing remarks
Workshop chairs
16:40-16:50 Closing Remarks
19:00-21:00 Welcome Reception / KIT Presidential Building
21:00-23:00 Visiting Light Show and Expo at Karlsruhe Castle