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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 >>

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 >>


Dario AllegraUniversity of Catania, Italy -Image and Video Processing and Analysis
Gianluigi CioccaUniversity of Milano-Bicocca, Italy -Image and Video Processing 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


Manya Afonso, Wageningen University and Research, Netherlands
Panagiotis Agrafiotis, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
Vicente Alarcon-Aquino, Universidad de las Americas Puebla, Mexico
Marjan Alirezaie, Orebro University, Sweden
João D. Almeida, Federal University of Maranhão, Brazil
Hugo Alvarez, Vicomtech, Spain
M. Stella Atkins, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Danilo Avola, Sapienza University, Italy
André Backes, Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Brazil
Ariel Bayá, CONICET, Argentina
Fabio Bellavia, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy
Robert Benavente, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Stefano Berretti, University of Florence, Italy
Adrian Bors, University of York, United Kingdom
Sami Bourouis, Taif University, Saudi Arabia
Arcangelo R. Bruna, STMicroelectronics, Italy
Syed Saqib Bukhari, ZF Group, Germany
Adrian Burlacu, Gheorghe Asachi Technical University of Iasi, Romania
Marco Buzzelli, University of Milano - Bicocca, Italy
Alice Caplier, GIPSA-lab, France
Bruno M. Carvalho, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Dario Cazzato, Université du Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Venkatachalam Chandrasekaran, Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, India
Hocine Cherifi, Université De Bourgogne, France
Manuela Chessa, University of Genoa, Italy
Wai Chong Chia, Sunway University, Malaysia
Kazimierz Choros, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland
Ananda S. Chowdhury, Jadavpur University, India
Adrian Clark, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Laurent Cohen, Universite Paris Dauphine, France
Sara Colantonio, ISTI-CNR, Italy
Donatello Conte, Université de Tours, France
Silvia Corchs, University of Insubria, Italy
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
Mohammad Reza Daliri, Iran University of Science And Technology, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Christoph Dalitz, Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Guido Maria D'Amely Di Melendugno, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Behdad Dashtbozorg, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Netherlands
Kenneth Dawson-Howe, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
José Joaquim de Moura Ramos, University of A Coruña, Spain
Pedro J. de Rezende, University of Campinas, Brazil
Konstantinos Delibasis, University of Thessaly, Greece
Ferdinando Di Martino, Dipartimento di Architettura Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy
Sotirios Diamantas, Tarleton State University, Texas A&M University System, United States
Cem Direkoglu, Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus, Turkey
Jana Dittmann, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Germany
Radu Dogaru, Politehnica University Of Bucharest, Romania
Peter Eisert, Fraunhofer Institut für Nachrichtentechnik, Germany
Mounin El Yacoubi, Institut Polytechnique de Paris, France
Arne Ewald, Philips Research, Germany
Shu-Kai S. Fan, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan, Republic of China
Jorge Fernández-Berni, Institute of Microelectronics of Seville (IMSE-CNM), CSIC - Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
Carlos Fernandez-Lozano, University of A Coruña, Spain
Alessandro Flaborea, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Laura Florea, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
Irene Fondón, Universidad De Sevilla, Spain
Norishige Fukushima, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
Ignazio Gallo, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
Alba Garcia Seco De Herrera, University of Essex, United Kingdom
Enjie Ghorbel, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Soumya K. Ghosh, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India
Andrea Giachetti, Università di Verona, Italy
Valerio Giuffrida, Edinburgh Napier University, United Kingdom
Muhittin Gökmen, Mef University, Turkey
Luis Gomez, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Minglun Gong, University of Guelph, Canada
Manuel González-Hidalgo, Balearic Islands University, Spain
Bart Goossens, imec - Ghent University, Belgium
Christos Grecos, Arkansas State University, United States
Michael Greenspan, Queen's University, Canada
Christiaan Gribble, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., United States
Haiying Guan, National Institute of Standards and Technology, United States
Ece O. Gunes, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
Ofer Hadar, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Levente Hajder, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary
Walid Hariri, Labged Laboratory, Computer Science Department, Badji Mokhtar Annaba University, Algeria
Christian Heipke, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany
Jónathan Heras, Universidad de La Rioja, Spain
Robert Hudec, University of ŽIlina, Slovak Republic
Du Huynh, The University of Western Australia, Australia
Dimitris Iakovidis, University of Thessaly, Greece
Laura Igual, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Francisco Imai, Apple Inc., United States
Radu T. Ionescu, University of Bucharest, Romania
Tatiana Jaworska, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Xiaoyi Jiang, University of Münster, Germany
Hicham Karmouni, National School of Applied Sciences of Marrakech, Cadi Ayyad University, Morocco
Etienne Kerre, Ghent University, Belgium
Anastasios L. Kesidis, University of West Attica, Greece
Nahum Kiryati, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Nobuyuki Kita, AIST (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), Japan
Andrey Kopylov, Tula State University, Russian Federation
Marcin Kowalski, Military University of Technology, Poland
Tomasz Kryjak, AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland
Camille Kurtz, Université de Paris, LIPADE, France
Mónica G. Larese, CIFASIS-CONICET, National University of Rosario, Argentina
Isah A. Lawal, Noroff University College, Norway
Juhwan Lee, Case Western Reserve University, United States
Marco Leo, CNR, Italy
Jonatan Lerga, University of Rijeka, Croatia
Jose-Luis Lisani, Universitat Illes Balears, Spain
Xiuwen Liu, Florida State University, United States
Giosue Lo Bosco, Università di Palermo, Italy
Cristina Losada-Gutiérrez, University of Alcalá, Spain
Xuequan Lu, La Trobe University, Australia
Ludovic Macaire, Universite Lille 1, France
Baptiste Magnier, LGI2P de l'Ecole des Mines d’ALES, France
Muhammad T. Mahmood, Korea University of Technology and Education, Korea, Republic of
Andre Marçal, Faculdade de Ciencias, Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Emmanuel Marilly, NOKIA - Bell Labs France, France
Laurent Mascarilla, La Rochelle University, France
Mitsuharu Matsumoto, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
Ana Maria Mendonça, INESC TEC, Portugal
Leonid Mestetskiy, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Federation
Cyrille Migniot, Université de Bourgogne - ImViA, France
Pradit Mittrapiyanuruk, Autodesk, Singapore
Birgit Moeller, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Enrique Moltó, IVIA, Spain
Fabrizio Montecchiani, Università degli Studi di Perugia, Italy
Bartolomeo Montrucchio, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Samuel Morillas, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Kostantinos Moustakas, University of Patras, Greece
Dmitry Murashov, Federal Research Center “Computer Science and Control” of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Benoit Naegel, University of Strasbourg, France
Hammadi Nait-Charif, Bournemouth University, United Kingdom
Timothy Newman, University of Alabama in Huntsville, United States
Mikael Nilsson, Lund University, Sweden
Arnau Oliver, University of Girona, Spain
Mariusz Oszust, Rzeszow University of Technology, Poland
Anselmo D. Paiva, Federal University of Maranhão, Brazil
Henryk Palus, Silesian University of Technology, Poland
Daniele Pannone, Sapienza University, Italy
George A. Papakostas, International Hellenic University, Greece
Shahram Payandeh, Experimental Robotics and Graphics Laboratory, Canada
Helio Pedrini, University of Campinas, Brazil
Roland Perko, Joanneum Research, Austria
Petra Perner, Institute of Computer Vision and Applied Computer Sciences, Germany
Stephen Pollard, HP Labs, United Kingdom
Vijayakumar Ponnusamy, SRM IST, Kattankulathur Campus, India
Giovanni Puglisi, University of Cagliari, Italy
Francesco Ragusa, University of Catania, Italy
Sivaramakrishnan Rajaraman, National Library of Medicine, United States
Giuliana Ramella, CNR - Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo "M. Picone", Italy
Hamidreza Rashidy Kanan, Independent Researcher, Sweden
Christian Reul, University of Würzburg, Germany
Joao Rodrigues, University of the Algarve, Portugal
Peter Rogelj, University of Primorska, Slovenia
Juha Röning, University of Oulu, Finland
Pedro J. Rosa, Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias de Lisboa, Portugal
Silvio P. Sabatini, University of Genoa, Italy
Emanuele Salerno, National Research Council of Italy, Italy
Ovidio Salvetti, National Research Council of Italy - CNR, Italy
Andreja Samcovic, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Alessio Sampieri, Sapienza University, Italy
Nickolas S. Sapidis, University of Western Macedonia, Greece
Rune Saugmann, Tampere University, Finland
Yann Savoye, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom
Ingrid Scholl, FH Aachen University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Marco Seeland, Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany
Siniša Šegvic, University of Zagreb Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, Croatia
Oleg Seredin, Tula State University, Russian Federation
Jitae Shin, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea, Republic of
Désiré Sidibé, Université Evry - Paris Saclay, France
Luciano Silva, Universidade Federal do Parana, Brazil
Carlos A. Silva, University of Minho, Portugal
Robert Sitnik, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Humberto Sossa, Instituto Politécnico Nacional-CIC, Mexico
Ömer M. Soysal, Southeastern Louisiana University, United States
Paolo Spagnolo, National Research Council, Italy
Amelia Carolina Sparavigna, Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy
Matteo Spezialetti, University of L'Aquila, Italy
Nicola Strisciuglio, University of Twente, Netherlands
Michal Strzelecki, Lodz University of Technology, Poland
Mu-Chun Su, National Central University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Frédéric Sur, Université de Lorraine, France
Ryszard Tadeusiewicz, AGH University Science Technology, Poland
Norio Tagawa, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
Luís F. Teixeira, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Carlos M. Travieso-González, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Du-Ming Tsai, Yuan-Ze University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Muhammad Rameez Ur Rahman, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Nicole Vincent, Université de Paris, France
Damien Vivet, Higher Institute of Aeronautics and Space, France
Benoit Vozel, University of Rennes I - IETR/Shine, France
Frank Wallhoff, Jade University of Applied Science, Germany
Tao Wang, BAE Systems, United States
Jianguo Jack Wang, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Laurent Wendling, Paris Descartes University, France
Christian Wöhler, TU Dortmund University, Germany
Alex Wong, Yale University, United States
Farrah Wong, University of Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia
Shiqian Wu, Wuhan University of Science and Technology, China
Yan Wu, Georgia Southern University, United States
Jang-Hee Yoo, ETRI, Korea, Republic of
Mourad Zaied, REsearch Group on Intelligent Machines, Tunisia
Sebastian Zambanini, TU Wien, Austria
Jie Zhang, Newcastle University, United Kingdom
Zhigang Zhu, City College of New York, United States
Svitlana Zinger, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands
Ju J. Zou, University of Western Sydney, Australia