2nd International Workshop
on Understanding Human Activities
through 3D Sensors (UHA3DS'16)



December 4, 2016 Cancun, Mexico
hosted by 23rd International Conference on Pattern Recognition ICPR 2016

Organizer committee

  • Mohamed Daoudi (Télécom Lille, France)
  • Francisco Flórez-Revuelta (Kingston University, United Kingdom)
  • Pietro Pala (University of Firenze, Italy)
  • Hazem Wannous (University of Lille 1, France)

Keynote speakers

Rita Cucchiara: Human Behavior understanding & 3D data .

Rita Cucchiara (Ms.Electr. Eng. ’89, Phd in Comp. Eng. ’92) is full professor at UNIMORE, Italy. She is Director of the Interdip. Research Center in ICT “Softech-ICT”, Director of Master in “Visual Computing and Multimedia Technology” and coordinates the Research Lab Imagelab. She is Fellow and Member of the Governing Board dell’Intern. Ass. of Pattern Recognition IAPR since 2012 and Member of the Advisory Board of the Computer Vision Foundation since 2016. The Research activities cover Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning, Multimedia, for video analysis by surveillance cameras, human behaviour understanding, people detection and tracking and social interaction recognition. She coordinated several research projects: among them: Italy-France Galileo project with INRIA Paris (2008-09); BESAFE , funded by NATO “Science for Peace”, with Hebrew Univ. Israel (2008-12); THIS, European CHIPO/JLS project MIUR Italian Technology Clusters in smart cities and communities (2014-17) She is involved in activities of scientific organization; among them: Area Chair at CVPR 2014, 2016, Program Chair at ICCV 2017, Tutorial chair at ECCV2016,ACMMM2016,ICPR2016. Rita Cucchiara is author of more than 270 papers in international journals and proceeding of international conferences with referees; She has currently H-INDEX=37, citation 8100, i-10index 134.

Programme Committee

  • Taleb Alashkar (Northeastern University, USA)
  • Andy Bagdanov (CVC Barcelona, Spain)
  • Boulbaba Ben Amor (Telecom Lille, France)
  • Mohammed Bennamoun (The University of Western Australia, Australia)
  • Stefano Berretti (University of Florence, Italy)
  • Alexandros Andre Chaaraoui, Google Research Europe, Switzerland
  • Enea Cippitelli, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy
  • Rama Chellappa (University of Maryland, College Park, USA)
  • Alberto Del Bimbo (University of Florence, Italy)
  • Maxime Devanne (Telecom Lille, France)
  • Hassen Drira (Telecom Lille, France)
  • Thierry Dutoit (University of Mons, Belgium)
  • Giuseppe Lisanti, University of Florence
  • Vittorio Murino (University of Verona / Italian Institute of Technology, Italy)
  • Sergio Orts-Escolano, University of Alicante, Spain
  • Sudeep Sarkar (University of South Florida, USA)
  • Stan Sclaroff (Boston University, USA )
  • Lorenzo Seidenari (University of Florence, Italy)
  • Rim Slama (Artec Group Inc, Luxembourg)
  • Joëlle Tilmanne (University of Mons, Belgium)
  • Michel Valstar (Nottingham University, UK)
  • Yunhong Wang (Beihang University, China)
  • Christian Wolf (INSA-Lyon, France)
  • Stefanos Zafeiriou (Imperial College London, UK)