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Date

July 7-14 2017

Location

INESC TEC Porto/Portugal

Industry

# Industry sessions

Speakers

# Professional Speakers

WHAT'S ABOUT VISUM / what's going on there? come and learn!

VISion Understanding and Machine intelligence – visum 2017 is the fifth edition of a Summer School that aims to gather Ph.D. candidates, Post-Doctoral scholars and researchers from academia and industry with research interests in computer vision and machine intelligence.

visum is organized by INESC TEC in the scope of the FourEyes project.

Our Target Audience

  • MSc. and Ph.D. candidates;
  • Post-Doctoral scholars and researchers;
  • Academic and industrial professionals with (research) interests in computer vision;
  • And, everyone who wants to have knowledge of topics avant-garde.
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VISUM PROGRAMME / lectures, industry & project

During the hands-on sessions of this visum edition, the students will be gathered in groups to develop a project covering the subjects of visum, such as deep learning, motion analysis and automatic affect recognition.

The main idea is to encourage the students to put what they will learn, in the theoretical classes, into practice.

– Topics: Detection of criminal activities and automatic content analysis for the media industry.

– Main Objectives: detection of rogue/suspicious human behaviour; identification of criminal activities; content management and production; media asset management.

Prizes for best project

The group with the best project will receive:

VISUM SCHEDULE / dont forget it

VISUM Sponsors / pay attention to them

Silver sponsors (1500€)

The ones that contributed to the prize money!

Become a sponsor

VISUM Speakers / meet with greaters

Samuli Laine

NVIDIA Research / Professor

Principal Research Scientist, NVIDIA / Aalto University, FI

Luis Sarmento

ML/NLP Scientist on a sabbatical

Seasonned Applied Scientist (Amazon, Portugal Telecom, FCCN), US

VISUM Industrial Panel / the real world applications

Disney Research

by Leonid Sigal, USA

Senior Research Scientist / Adjunct Faculty member at CMU

Facebook

by Dario Garcia Garcia, USA

Technical Program Manager for Applied Machine Learning at Facebook

NVIDIA Research

by Samuli Laine, FI

Principal Research Scientist, NVIDIA / Professor, Aalto University

UTRC

by Eduardo Marques, IE

Senior Research Scientist at United Technologies Research Center

MOG

by Alexandre Ulisses, PT

Leading-edge Technology for Broadcasters and New Media Channels

Nonius

hospitality technology

Enable hospitality operators to provide their guests with a great experience

canal 180

by João Vasconcelos

Open Source TV channel entirely dedicated to culture, arts and creativity

Apply now / dont miss the deadlines

Application

To be elligible to apply to visum summer school 2017, send an email to visum_at_inesctec.pt under the subject “[APPLICATION VISUM]” following the name of the applicant, with the following information:

  • CV with only 2 pages describing the academic background, webpage, other information that you may consider important.
  • Motivation letter.
  • Student certificate (in case you a are a student).

 

Participants requiring a Visa to travel to Portugal need to send to us the following information:

  • Full name.
  • Passport information: number, issue date and place, and expiration date.
  • Address to which you would like the acceptance letter to be sent to.

Important Dates

Deadlines
Application March, 6 March, 13 (final extension)
Notification of Acceptance March, 13 March, 20 (final extension)
Early Registration April, 8 April, 15 (final extension)
Late Registration May, 6

All deadline times will be at 23:59, GMT+0

VISUM Prizes / 'cuz talent should be rewarded

Scholarships

In partnership with APRP, we will provide a grant that covers the registration for an APRP member.

NOTE: Grant was already given to an APRP member according to the relevance of the applicant’s CV.

Prizes

The group with the best project will receive:

VISUM Price list / a perfect price for a summer school

UNTIL APRIL, 15

IC – Individual Class; AC – All Classes; CB – Coffee Breaks; L – Lunches; SP – Social Programme; D – Dinner

Researchers

€450

FULL REGISTRATION*

AC
CB
L
SP+D

Industry

€550

FULL REGISTRATION*

AC
CB
L
SP+D

UP & P.Porto

€50-350

PARTIAL REGISTRATION

IC – 50€
AC+CB – 150€
AC+CB+L – 200€
AC+CB+L+SP+D – 350€

* IC – Individual Class (e.g., a full day has a cost of 100€, since it comprises two classes, one theoretical and one pratical); AC – All Classes; CB – Coffee Breaks; L – Lunches; SP – Social Programme; D – Dinner

** companion attending theoretical lectures adds 50€ per session.

*** social programme and dinner companion adds a quantity to be defined.

UNTIL MAY, 6

IC – Individual Class; AC – All Classes; CB – Coffee Breaks; L – Lunches; SP – Social Programme; D – Dinner

Students

€500

FULL REGISTRATION*

AC
CB
L
SP+D

Researchers

€550

FULL REGISTRATION*

AC
CB
L
SP+D

Industry

€650

FULL REGISTRATION*

AC
CB
L
SP+D

UP & P.Porto

€100-450

PARTIAL REGISTRATION

IC – 100€
AC+CB – 200€
AC+CB+L – 300€
AC+CB+L+SP+D – 450€

* IC – Individual Class (e.g., a full day has a cost of 100€, since it comprises two classes, one theoretical and one pratical); AC – All Classes; CB – Coffee Breaks; L – Lunches; SP – Social Programme; D – Dinner

** companion attending theoretical lectures adds 50€ per session.

*** social programme and dinner companion adds a quantity to be defined.

AFTER MAY, 6

IC – Individual Class; AC – All Classes; CB – Coffee Breaks; L – Lunches; SP – Social Programme; D – Dinner

Students

€700

FULL REGISTRATION*

AC
CB
L
SP+D

Researchers

€750

FULL REGISTRATION*

AC
CB
L
SP+D

Industry

€850

FULL REGISTRATION*

AC
CB
L
SP+D

UP & P.Porto

€300-650

PARTIAL REGISTRATION

IC – 300€
AC+CB – 400€
AC+CB+L – 500€
AC+CB+L+SP+D – 650€

* IC – Individual Class (e.g., a full day has a cost of 100€, since it comprises two classes, one theoretical and one pratical); AC – All Classes; CB – Coffee Breaks; L – Lunches; SP – Social Programme; D – Dinner

** companion attending theoretical lectures adds 50€ per session.

*** social programme and dinner companion adds a quantity to be defined.

UNTIL MAY, 31

DIS – Disney Industry Session; AIC – All Industry Classes; CB – Coffee Breaks; L – Lunches; SP – Social Programme; D – Dinner

(NOTE – these application options are only available for the students of the eNTERFACE’17 workshop)

FULL DAY

€70

ALL INDUSTRY SESSIONS

DIS
AIC
CB
L
SP+D

DISNEY

€50

SINGLE INDUSTRY SESSION

DIS
AIC
CB
L
SP+D

SOCIAL DAY

€100

SOCIAL PROGRAMME

DIS
AIC
CB
L
SP+D

Accomodation / Hotel Suggestions

We encourage our participants to stay at hotels in the city center or Ribeira (riverside) in order to enjoy our vibrant city.

Here are some booking suggestions.

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Event Location

Porto Design Factory
Rua Dr. António Bernardino de Almeida 537,
4200-072 Porto

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Latest news / keep yourself updated

VISUM Prizes Update!

VISUM is committed to reward the most talented students that will attend to the summer school. Thanks to a sponsorship with Disney Research and UTRC, we are glad to announce that we were able to raise the prize money for the best project from

VISUM Prizes

VISUM main flag is to gather high quality talent researchers, from lecturers to students. Since talent should be rewarded, VISUM is committed to provide scholarships and prizes to the top talent at our school. Thereby, we are proud to announce a scholarship granted

eNTERFACE’17: new partnership

We are proud to announce our new partnership with the international workshop eNTERFACE’17 . Their students are welcome to participate in our industrial session as well as in the social programme for networking. Also, visum’s students will have the opportunity to attend a

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