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Giovanni Maria Farinella
Università di Catania

Brief Bio
Giovanni Maria Farinella obtained the degree in Computer Science (egregia cum laude) from the University of Catania, Italy, in 2004. He is Founder Member of the IPLAB Research Group at University of Catania since 2005. He was awarded a Doctor of Philosophy (Computer Vision) from the University of Catania in 2008. He is currently a Full Professor at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Catania, Italy. His research interests lie in the fields of Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning, with focus on First Person (Egocentric) Vision. He is Associate Editor of the international journals IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Pattern Recognition - Elsevier and IET Computer Vision. He has been serving as Area Chair for CVPR 2020/21/22, ICCV 2017/19/21, ECCV 2020, BMVC 2020, WACV 2019, ICPR 2018, and as Program Chair of ECCV 2022, ICIAP 2021 and VISAPP 2019/20/21/22/23. Giovanni Maria Farinella founded (in 2006) and currently directs the International Computer Vision Summer School. He also founded (in 2014) and currently directs the Medical Imaging Summer School. He is member of the European Laboratory for Learning and Intelligent Systems (ELLIS), Senior Member of the IEEE Computer Society, Scientific Advisor of the NVIDIA AI Technology Centre (NVAITC), and board member of the CINI Laboratory of Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Systems (lead of the area AI for Industry - since 2021). He was awarded the PAMI Mark Everingham Prize 2017. In addition to academic work, Giovanni's industrial experience includes scientific advisorship to different national and international companies and startups, as well as the leadership as Founder and Chief Scientific Officer of Next Vision - Spinoff of the University of Catania. ... More >>

Petia Radeva
Universitat de Barcelona

Brief Bio
Prof. Petia Radeva is a Full professor at the Universitat de Barcelona (UB), Head of the Consolidated Research Group “Artificial Intelligence and Biomedical Applications” at the University of Barcelona at UB ( and Senior researcher in Computer Vision Center ( She was PI of UB in 9 European, 3 international and more than 35 national projects last 10 years devoted to applying Computer Vision and Machine learning for real problems like food intake monitoring (e.g. for patients with kidney transplants and for older people). Petia Radeva is a Crossreader of the Pathfinder EU program, and was REA-FET-OPEN vice-chair since 2015 on, and international mentor in the Wild Cards EIT program since 2017. She is an Associate editor in Chief of Pattern Recognition journal (Q1, IP=7.196) and Associate editor of International Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation (Q2, IP=3.13). She is a Research Manager of the State Agency of Research (Agencia Estatal de Investigación, AEI) of the Ministry of Science and Innovation of Spain. Petia Radeva belongs to the top 2% of the World ranking of scientists with the major impact in the field of TIC according to the citations indicators of the popular ranking of Stanford. Moreover, she was awarded IAPR Fellow since 2015, ICREA Academia assigned to the 30 best scientists in Catalonia for her scientific merits in 2014 and 2022, received several international awards (“Aurora Pons Porrata” of CIARP, Prize “Antonio Caparrós” for the best technology transfer of UB, etc). She supervised 24 PhD students and published more than 100 SCI journal publications and 250 international chapters and proceedings, her Google scholar h-index is 50 with more than 10000 cites. ... More >>


Raimondo SchettiniUniversity of Milano - Bicocca, Italy -Image and Video Formation, Preprocessing and Analysis
Filippo StancoUniversità di Catania, Italy -Image and Video Formation, Preprocessing and Analysis
Mariella DimiccoliInstitut de Robòtica i Informàtica Industrial (CSIC-UPC), Spain -Image and Video Understanding
Fabio GalassoSapienza University of Rome, Italy -Image and Video Understanding
Sophia BanoUniversity College London, United Kingdom -Motion, Tracking and Stereo Vision
Jun SatoNagoya Institute of Technology, Japan -Motion, Tracking and Stereo Vision
Antonino FurnariUniversity of Catania, Italy -Mobile and Egocentric Vision for Humans and Robots
Dimitri OgnibeneUniversità degli studi Milano-Bicocca, Italy and University of Essex, United Kingdom -Mobile and Egocentric Vision for Humans and Robots
George AzzopardiUniversity of Groningen, Netherlands and University of Malta, Malta -Applications and Services
Keiji YanaiThe University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan -Applications and Services


Amr Abdel-Dayem, Laurentian University, Canada
Ilya Afanasyev, Innopolis University, Russian Federation
Zahid Akhtar, University of Memphis, United States
Vicente Alarcon-Aquino, Universidad de las Americas Puebla, Mexico
Hamid A. Al-Asadi, Iraq University College, Iraq
Enrique Alegre, Universidad de Leon, Spain
Hesham H. Ali, University of Nebraska at Omaha, United States
Dario Allegra, University of Catania, Italy
Hugo Alvarez, Vicomtech, Spain
Pierluigi Vito Amadori, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Petre Anghelescu, University of Pitesti, Romania
Karm Veer Arya, ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management, India
Giuseppe Baruffa, University of Perugia, Italy
Ariel Bayá, CONICET, Argentina
Ardhendu Behera, Edge Hill University, United Kingdom
Anna Belardinelli, Honda Research Institute, Germany
Fabio Bellavia, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy
Stefano Berretti, University of Florence, Italy
Simone Bianco, University of Milano Bicocca, Italy
Adrian Bors, University of York, United Kingdom
Larbi Boubchir, University of Paris 8, France
Thierry Bouwmans, Université de La Rochelle, France
Lubomír Brancík, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
Marius Brezovan, University of Craiova, Romania
Valentin Brimkov, State University of New York, United States
Alfred Bruckstein, Technion, Israel
Arcangelo R. Bruna, STMicroelectronics, Italy
Vittoria Bruni, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
Giedrius T. Burachas, SRI International, United States
Adrian Burlacu, Gheorghe Asachi Technical University of Iasi, Romania
Darius Burschka, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Humberto Bustince, Public University of Navarra, Spain
Marco Buzzelli, University of Milano - Bicocca, Italy
Gour C. Karmakar, Federation University Australia, Australia
Alice Caplier, GIPSA-lab, France
Franco Alberto Cardillo, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy
Dario Cazzato, Université du Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Oya Celiktutan, King's College London, United Kingdom
Luigi Celona, University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy
Hakan Cevikalp, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Turkey
Chin-Chen Chang, Feng Chia University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Dongdong Chen, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Mu-Song Chen, Da-Yeh University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Samuel Cheng, University of Oklahoma, United States
Manuela Chessa, University of Genoa, Italy
Wai Chong Chia, Sunway University, Malaysia
Gianluigi Ciocca, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy
Laurent Cohen, Universite Paris Dauphine, France
Sara Colantonio, ISTI-CNR, Italy
Carlo Colombo, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy
Donatello Conte, Université de Tours, France
Pedro Couto, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
António Cunha, UTAD - Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
Claudio Cusano, University of Pavia, Italy
Boguslaw Cyganek, AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland
Christoph Dalitz, Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Roy Davies, Royal Holloway, University of London, United Kingdom
Kenneth Dawson-Howe, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Konstantinos Delibasis, University of Thessaly, Greece
Emmanuel Dellandréa, Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France
Joachim Denzler, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
Sotirios Diamantas, Tarleton State University, Texas A&M University System, United States
Ernst D. Dickmanns, UniBw Munich, Germany
Yago Diez, Yamagata University, Japan
Jana Dittmann, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Germany
Khalid Djado, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada
Aijuan Dong, Hood College, United States
Simon Donné, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Germany
Séverine Dubuisson, Independent Researcher, France
Peter Eisert, Fraunhofer Institut für Nachrichtentechnik, Germany
Mahmoud El-Sakka, The University of Western Ontario, Canada
Shu-Kai S. Fan, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, Republic of China
Hui Fang, University of Loughborough, United Kingdom
Sérgio M. Faria, Instituto de Telecomunicacoes / Politecnico de Leiria, Portugal
Mylène Farias, University of Brasilia, Brazil
Jorge Fernández-Berni, Institute of Microelectronics of Seville (IMSE-CNM), CSIC - Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
Laura Fernández-Robles, Universidad de Leon, Spain
Gernot A. Fink, TU Dortmund, Germany
David Fofi, Université de Bourgogne, France
Gian L. Foresti, Unversity of Udine, Italy
Mohamed A. Fouad, Military Technical College, Egypt
Raghudeep Gadde, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Germany
Ignazio Gallo, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
Juan Francisco Garamendi, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Alba Garcia Seco De Herrera, University of Essex, United Kingdom
Antonios Gasteratos, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
Claudio Gennaro, CNR, Italy
Riccardo Gherardi,, United States
Enjie Ghorbel, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Dimitris Giakoumis, CERTH-ITI, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Valerio Giuffrida, Edinburgh Napier University, United Kingdom
Herman Gomes, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande, Brazil
Lluis Gomez, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Luiz Goncalves, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Amr Goneid, The American University in Cairo, Egypt
Manuel González-Hidalgo, Balearic Islands University, Spain
Nikos Grammalidis, Centre of Research and Technology Hellas, Greece
Michael Greenspan, Queen's University, Canada
Christiaan Gribble, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., United States
Kaiwen Guo, Google, China
Levente Hajder, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary
Daniel Harari, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
Walid Hariri, Labged Laboratory, Computer Science Department, Badji Mokhtar Annaba University, Algeria
Irtiza Hasan, Inception Institute of Artificial Intelligence, United Arab Emirates
Aymeric Histace, ETIS UMR CNRS 8051, France
Wladyslaw Homenda, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Binh-Son Hua, Independent Researcher, Vietnam
Hui-Yu Huang, National Formosa University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Laura Igual, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Francisco Imai, Apple Inc., United States
Jiri Jan, University of Technology Brno, Czech Republic
Tatiana Jaworska, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Xiaoyi Jiang, University of Münster, Germany
Soon Ki Jung, Kyungpook National University, Korea, Republic of
Paris Kaimakis, University of Central Lancashire, Cyprus
Martin Kampel, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Kenichi Kanatani, Okayama University, Japan
Benjamin Kenwright, Heriot-Watt University, United Kingdom
Etienne Kerre, Ghent University, Belgium
Anastasios L. Kesidis, University of West Attica, Greece
Sehwan Kim, WorldViz LLC, United States
Seungryong Kim, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Nahum Kiryati, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Sinan Kockara, University of Central Arkansas, United States
Mario Köppen, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Andrey Kopylov, Tula State University, Russian Federation
Adam Kortylewski, Johns Hopkins University, United States
Constantine Kotropoulos, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Gurunandan Krishnan, Snap Inc, United States
Martin Sagayam Kulandairaj, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, India
Martin Lambers, University of Siegen, Germany
Slimane Larabi, U.S.T.H.B. University, Algeria
Mónica G. Larese, CIFASIS-CONICET, National University of Rosario, Argentina
Denis Laurendeau, Laval University, Canada
Isah A. Lawal, Noroff University College, Norway
Marco Leo, CNR, Italy
Huei-Yung Lin, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, Republic of China
Xiuwen Liu, Florida State University, United States
Giosue Lo Bosco, Università di Palermo, Italy
Liliana Lo Presti, University of Palermo, Italy
Angeles López, Universitat Jaume I, Spain
Cristina Losada-Gutiérrez, University of Alcalá, Spain
Bruno Macchiavello, Universidade de Brasilia, Brazil
Ilias Maglogiannis, University of Piraeus, Greece
Baptiste Magnier, LGI2P de l'Ecole des Mines d’ALES, France
Clement Mallet, IGN - LaSTIG - Head of STRUDEL team, France
Francesco Marcelloni, University of Pisa, Italy
Lucio Marcenaro, University of Genoa, Italy
Letizia Marchegiani, Aalborg University, Denmark
Emmanuel Marilly, NOKIA - Bell Labs France, France
Marta Marrón-Romera, Alcalá University, Spain
Jean Martinet, University Cote d'Azur / CNRS, France
José Martínez Sotoca, Universitat Jaume I, Spain
Mitsuharu Matsumoto, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
Stephen McKenna, University of Dundee, United Kingdom
Javier Melenchón, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Spain
Mohamed Arezki Mellal, M'Hamed Bougara University, Algeria
Thomas Mensink, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Radko Mesiar, Slovak University of Technology, Slovak Republic
Leonid Mestetskiy, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Federation
Cyrille Migniot, Université de Bourgogne - ImViA, France
Dan Mikami, NTT, Japan
Steven Mills, University of Otago, New Zealand
Filippo M. Milotta, University of Catania, Italy
Pedro Miraldo, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal
Sanya Mitaim, Thammasat University, Thailand
Pradit Mittrapiyanuruk, Autodesk, Singapore
Birgit Moeller, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Davide Moltisanti, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Bartolomeo Montrucchio, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Davide Moroni, Institute of Information Science & Technologies (ISTI)-CNR, Italy
Peter Morovic, HP Inc, Spain
Kostantinos Moustakas, University of Patras, Greece
Dmitry Murashov, Federal Research Center “Computer Science and Control” of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Armin Mustafa, University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Paolo Napoletano, University of Milano Bicocca, Italy
Shah Nawaz, University of Insubria, Italy
Benjamin Niedermann, Bonn University, Germany
Mikael Nilsson, Lund University, Sweden
Shohei Nobuhara, Kyoto University, Japan
Nicoletta Noceti, Università di Genova, Italy
Yoshihiro Okada, Kyushu University, Japan
Félix Paulano-Godino, University of Jaén, Spain
Marius Pedersen, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Francisco José Perales, UIB, Spain
Fabio Poiesi, Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Italy
Stephen Pollard, HP Labs, United Kingdom
Vijayakumar Ponnusamy, SRM IST, Kattankulathur Campus, India
Charalambos Poullis, Concordia University, Canada
Antonis Protopsaltis, University of Western Macedonia, Greece
Giovanni Puglisi, University of Cagliari, Italy
Naoufal Raissouni, University Abdelmalek Essaadi (ENSA Tetuan), Morocco
Giuliana Ramella, CNR - Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo "M. Picone", Italy
Francesco Rea, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Italy
Ana Reis, Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar, Portugal
Marcos Rodrigues, Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom
Joao Rodrigues, University of the Algarve, Portugal
Juha Röning, University of Oulu, Finland
Paolo Rota, IIT, Italy
Ramón Ruiz, Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena, Spain
Silvio P. Sabatini, University of Genoa, Italy
Farhang Sahba, Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Canada
Ovidio Salvetti, National Research Council of Italy - CNR, Italy
Andreja Samcovic, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Enver Sangineto, University of Trento, Italy
K. C. Santosh, The University of South Dakota, United States
Nickolas S. Sapidis, University of Western Macedonia, Greece
Yann Savoye, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom
Gerald Schaefer, Loughborough University, United Kingdom
Siniša Šegvic, University of Zagreb Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, Croatia
Kazim Sekeroglu, Southeastern Louisiana University, United States
Jean Sequeira, University of Aix-Marseille, France
Oleg Seredin, Tula State University, Russian Federation
Désiré Sidibé, Université Evry - Paris Saclay, France
Luciano Silva, Universidade Federal do Parana, Brazil
Seppo Sirkemaa, University of Turku, Finland
Robert Sitnik, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Bogdan Smolka, Silesian University of Technology, Poland
Ferdous Sohel, Murdoch University, Australia
Ömer M. Soysal, Southeastern Louisiana University, United States
Liana Stanescu, University of Craiova, Romania
Tania Stathaki, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Mu-Chun Su, National Central University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Girmaw A. Tadesse, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Ryszard Tadeusiewicz, AGH University Science Technology, Poland
Norio Tagawa, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
Domenico Tegolo, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
Yubing Tong, Medical Image Processing Group, at University of Pennsylvania, United States
Ricardo S. Torres, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway
Andrea Torsello, Università Ca' Foscari di Venezia, Italy
Carlos M. Travieso-González, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Vinh Truong Hoang, Ho Chi Minh City Open University, Vietnam
Du-Ming Tsai, Yuan-Ze University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Aristeidis Tsitiridis, University Rey Juan Carlos, Spain
Cesare F. Valenti, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
Javier Varona, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Spain
Francisco Vasconcelos, University College London, United Kingdom
Javier Vazquez-Corral, University Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Panayiotis Vlamos, Ionian University, Greece
Frank Wallhoff, Jade University of Applied Science, Germany
Wen-June Wang, National Central University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Tao Wang, BAE Systems, United States
Layne T. Watson, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, United States
Quan Wen, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China
Laurent Wendling, Paris Descartes University, France
Christian Wöhler, TU Dortmund University, Germany
Stefan Wörz, University of Heidelberg, Germany
Yan Wu, Georgia Southern University, United States
Alper Yilmaz, Ohio State University, United States
Sebastian Zambanini, TU Wien, Austria
Pietro Zanuttigh, University of Padova, Italy
Jie Zhang, Newcastle University, United Kingdom
Huiyu Zhou, Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom
Yun Zhu, UCSD, United States
Zhigang Zhu, City College of New York, United States
Peter Zolliker, Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Switzerland
Ju J. Zou, University of Western Sydney, Australia