IM2 Final Event
October 17-18 2013 - Lausanne, Switzerland

Thursday, 17 October 2013

OpeningProf Hervé Bourlard, NCCR Director

IM2 Scientific Talks

Multilingual speech recognitionDr. David Imseng, Idiap Research Institute
Mining Conversational Social VideoDr. Joan Biel Tres, Idiap Research Institute

Legacy 1: IM2 Alumni

Socially Aware Perspective SystemsDr. Hayley Hung, TU Delft, The Netherlands
From IM2 to RN3D labDr. Silèye Ba, RN3DLab Innovation, France
From IM2 to Telecom Paris TechDr. Francesca De Simone, Telecom ParisTech, France

Friday, 18 October 2013

Opening TalkProf Touradj Ebrahimi, NCCR Deputy Director

Legacy 2: Selected Start-Up Success Stories

nViso Scalable Emotion AnalyticsDr. Matteo Sorci, nVisio

Legacy 3: Selected IM2 Follow Up Projects

Valais*Wallis DigitalDr. Andrei Popescu-Belis, NCCR co-IP head
ICC'2013Dr. François Foglia, Idiap Research Institute
MAAYAProf. Stéphane Marchand-Maillet, NCCR co-IP head
Human-ISTDr. Denis Lalanne, NCCR IP head

Keynote speaker

Telling The World's Stories from Social (Multi)MediaProf. Mor Naaman, Cornell Tech NYC

Science Foundation IrelandDr. Steve Flinter, Scientific Programme Manager
Round Table Discussion: Long-Term Research Programs from the IM2 PerspectiveModerator by Mr. Kaspar Meuli, Journalist, Meuli Kommunikation
ConclusionsProf Hervé Bourlard, NCCR Director