Announcements

Thursday 09 October 2014

Seminar: Approaches for image classification, pose estimation and segmentation in videos. October 9th, 2014, 11am - 12pm. Salle Everest

Speaker: Karteek Alahari, LEAR project, INRIA Rhône Alpes.

More information on XRCE seminars.


Monday 06 October 2014

XRCE web site launch October 13th

We'll be launching the new XRCE web site next week. As well as a different look and f

New XRCE web site

eel there, will be lots previously unpublished conent on our research projects, industry expertise and customer experience lab.

In the  meantime, our announcements here will be reduced to a minimum.

We appreciate your patience and hope you'll like what's coming!


Monday 15 September 2014

European Conference on Machine Learning & Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases ECML-PKDD September 15-19

Tomi Silander presenting paper  co-authored by Arvind Agarwal Saurabh Kataria (XRCW): “Multitask Learning for Sequence Labeling Tasks”.

Anna Stavrianou presenting paper co-authored by Caroline Brun, Tomi Silander and Claude Roux:  “NLP based Feature Extraction for Automated Tweet Classification”, 


Thursday 11 September 2014

Seminar: "Perceptual annotation: measuring human vision to improve computer vision"; 15 September 2014 11:00AM

Speaker: Walter Scheirer, post-doctoral researcher at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.

More information on XRCE seminars.


Tuesday 02 September 2014

Seminar: "Exploiting large image sets for scene parsing"; September 4th, 2014 at 11:00

Speaker: José Álvarez, researcher at NICTA, Canberra, ACT, Australia

More information on XRCE seminars.


Monday 15 September 2014

CLEF 2014 Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum; 15 - 18 September 2014, Sheffield - UK

Information Access Evaluation meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction

Boris Chidlovskii presenting: "Assembling Heterogeneous Domain Adaptation Methods for Image Classification" , co-authored by Gabriela Csurka, Boris Chidlovskii


Wednesday 03 September 2014

ECCV 2014 – European Conference on Computer Vision; Zurich, September 6-12, 2014

Monday, September 8, 2014, demo session: "Self-Learning Camera: Autonomous Adaptation of Object Detectors to Unlabeled Video Streams", Adrien Gaidon and Eleonora Vig 

Friday, September 12, 2014, full day workshop, co-organised by José Antonio Rodríguez:
Transferring and Adapting Source Knowledge (TASK) in Computer Vision 

TASK workshop paper, "Domain adaptation with a domain specific class means classifier" by Gabriela Csurka, Boris Chidlovskii & Florent Perronnin 


Thursday 21 August 2014

Innovations in Traffic Data Collection and Analysis, September 10, 2014, Detroit, Michigan, USA

Session Track: Big Data and Open Data

Frederic Roulland: Learning Mobility User Choice and Demand Models From Public Transport Fare Collection Data


Wednesday 20 August 2014

20th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Datamining, Aug 24-27, New York City

Stephane Clinchant and Onno Zoeter presenting "New Algorithms for Parking Demand Management and a City-Scale Deployment" in Industry & Govt  session 8:  Ads & Transportation, Wednesday Aug. 27th at 1.30pm.

Authors: Onno Zoeter, Christopher Dance, Stephane Clinchant and  Jean-Marc Andreoli, Xerox Research Centre Europe.


Saturday 23 August 2014

25th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING), 23-29 August 2014, Dublin, Ireland

Sriram Venkatapathy,  presenting  poster “Fast Domain Adaptation of SMT models without in-Domain Parallel Data” , co-authored by Prashant Mathur, Sriram Venkatapathy and Nicola Cancedda.

Xavier Carreras, presenting "Learning Task-specific Bilexical Embeddings" 
co-authored by Pranava S. Madhyastha (PhD student Technical University of Catalonia) and Ariadna Quattoni.

Claude Roux, presenting "Part of Speech Tagging for French Social Media Data",
co-authored by Farhad Nooralahzadeh, Caroline Brun and Claude Roux.

Third Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics (SEM-2014) (co-located with COLING)
Shachar Mirkin, presenting “Text Summarization through Entailment-based Minimum Vertex Cover”, co-authored by Anand Gupta, Manpreet Kathuria, Adarsh Singh and Aseem Goyal. 

8th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval 2014) (co-located with COLING)

Diana Popa presenting XRCE: Hybrid Classification for Aspect-based Sentiment Analysis co-authored by Caroline Brun and Claude Roux.