HealthWear’16 Call for Tutorials

HealthWear’16 will bring together researchers, developers, and industry professionals from both Healthcare and Quantified Self communities to discuss key issues, opportunities and obstacles for personal health data research. These include challenges of capturing, summarizing, presenting and retrieving relevant information from heterogeneous sources to support a new vision of pervasive personal healthcare. The conference now calls […]

Tutorial on Interactive Video Search (ACM Multimedia 2015)

The slides of the tutorial on Interactive Video Search, presented yesterday at the ACM International Conference on Multimedia 2015 (ACM MM’15) in Brisbane, Australia, can be found here: Interactive Video Search – Tutorial at ACM Multimedia 2015 from klschoef

Survey on Video Interaction Tools

Our survey paper on video interaction tools is now available for download at the ACM portal website. It reviews a large number of tools and approaches for video content interaction, proposed by colleagues over the last few years. Klaus Schoeffmann, Marco A. Hudelist, Jochen Huber, “Video Interaction Tools: A Survey of Recent Work“. ACM Computing Surveys, Vol. 48, No. 1, ACM, […]

Endoscopic Video Retrieval with Feature Signatures

We are happy to announce that our joint paper on “Endoscopic Video Retrieval: A Signature-based Approach for Linking Endoscopic Images with Video Segments” (authored together with Christian Beecks, Mathias Lux, Merih Seran Uysal, and Thomas Seidl) has been accepted to the IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia 2015 (ISM 2015), to be held in Miami, Florida, […]

Endoscopic Video Processing

Over the last three years our team at the Institute of Information Technology (ITEC) at Klagenfurt University has put much effort in research on endoscopic video processing. Among other topics we focused on compression quality, content segmentation, keyframe detection, and relevance detection. Here are a few papers that focus on these topics. More information can […]

CFP: Mobile Multimedia Computing Workshop 2015

The intimate presence of mobile devices in our daily life, such as smartphones and various wearable gadgets like smart watches, has dramatically changed the way we connect with the world around us. Users rely on mobile devices to maintain an always-on relation to information, personal and social networks, etc. With a growing number of powerful […]

Video Browser Showdown 2012-2014

An article summarizing the idea and the progress of the Video Browser Showdown competition (also known as Video Search Showcase) has now been published by IEEE in the IEEE Multimedia magazine. Please find the article here. The next Video Browser Showdown competition will be held in conjunction with the 21st International Conference on MultiMedia Modelling […]

CFP: 4th Video Search Showcase (Video Browser Showdown)

January 4, 2015, held in conjunction with the 21st International MultiMedia Modeling Conference (MMM) in Sydney, Australia The Video Search Showcase (VSS) is an annual live video search competition, where international researchers evaluate and demonstrate the efficiency of their interactive video search tools. The Video Search Showcase is a special session at the […]

Mobile Interaction, Wolfgang Hürst @ VisHMC’14

Many thanks again to Prof. Wolfgang Hürst for giving a great keynote talk about “Mobile Interaction – Examples for Visualization of and Interaction with Different Media Types on Mobiles” at the 1st International Workshop on Visualization of Heterogeneous Multimedia Content (VisHMC’14), held together with the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo 2014 (ICME 2014) […]

3D Interfaces to Improve the Performance of Visual Known-Item Search

A preprint of our paper “3D Interfaces to Improve the Performance of Visual Known-Item Search”, to appear in IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, is available here.