The core expertise of the iBUG group is the machine analysis of human behaviour in space and time including face analysis, body gesture analysis, visual, audio, and multimodal analysis of human behaviour, and biometrics analysis. Application areas in which the group is working are face analysis, body gesture analysis, audio and visual human behaviour analysis, biometrics and behaviometrics, and HCI.
Mr James Booth supervised by Dr Stefanos Zafeirou has been awarded a prestigious Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship for 2015. James was selected as the overall European Champion, and will travel to Qualcomm's headquarters in San Diego this September to meet with the Qualcomm engineers and fellow U.S. prize winners.
The 300 Videos Facial Landmark Tracking in-the-Wild Challenge & Workshop (300-VW) to be held in conjunction with International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV) 2015, Santiago, Chile.
See the Challenge website for more information.
The Facial Expression Recognition and Analysis Challenge 2015 Workshop to be held in conjunction with Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition 2015 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The FERA 2015 workshop and challenge has been generously supported by Horizon 2020 SEWA project.
See the Challenge website for more details.
Y. Panagakis, M. A. Nicolaou, S. Zafeiriou, M. Pantic. IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Special Issue in Multimodal Pose Estimation and Behaviour Analysis, (accepted). .