4th GNY Area Multimedia and Vision Meeting

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

NYU Polytechnic Engineering School, Brooklyn, New York

The Fourth Multimedia and Vision Day will bring together multimedia and computer vision researchers and students from both academic and industrial research institutions in the Greater NY area. It is a forum that features technical talks from invited speakers, poster presentations by researchers and students, as well as open discussions among participants. It is aimed to provide a regular forum for researchers, practitioners and students to exchange ideas, presenting current work, addressing latest topics, and sharing information in the broad areas of multimedia analytics, search and management, as well as machine learning, pattern recognition and computer vision. It is jointly sponsored by IBM T. J. Watson Research Center and the Polytechnic Engineering School of NYU . The meeting will be hosted by the Polytechnic Engineering School of NYU on Friday, October 3rd, 2014.

Location: Polytechnic Engineering School of NYU, Brooklyn, New York

Date: Friday, October 3rd, 2014, 9:00am - 5:00pm

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Confirmed Speakers

Yann LeCun

NYU - Facebook


Ajay Divakaran

SRI International


Yingli Tian



John R Smith

IBM Research


Tsuhan Chen



Sanjiv Kumar

Google Research


Terrence Chen

Siemens Corporate Research


Alejandro Jaimes

Yahoo Research


Posters and Demos

Researchers in the GNY area are invited to submit posters and demos to showcase their work at the meeting. More details on the submission procedure will be posted soon. The best works, as recognized by workshop participants voting, will be awarded a Best Poster Prize ($500) and a Best Demo Prize ($500).



Everyone will be welcome with a free registration .



Steering Committee

John R. Smith (IBM Research)

Shih-Fu Chang (Columbia University)

Tsuhan Chen (Cornell University)

Ajay Divakaran (Sarnoff SRI)

Yingli Tian (CCNY, CUNY)


General Chairs

Yao Wang (NYU Poly)

John R Kender (Columbia University)





Program Chairs

Quanfu Fan (IBM Research)

Kevin Chang (Siemens)





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Panel Chair

Alexander Haubold (Google)





Michele Merler (IBM Research)





We are looking for industry sponsors to support the Best Poster and Best Demo prizes ($500 each) which the GNYMV workshop assigns in every edition. Sponsor logos will appear as soon as the support is confirmed.

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Previous GNY Meetings

1st GNY Area Multimedia and Vision Meeting ____ Tuesday, February 7th, 2012 ____ Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ
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2nd GNY Area Multimedia and Vision Meeting ____ Friday, June 15th, 2012 ____ Columbia University, New York, NY
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3rd GNY Area Multimedia and Vision Meeting ____ Friday, June 14th, 2013 ____ The City College of New York, New York, NY


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