Area Chairs

Understanding (Chair: Rainer Lienhart)

· Multimedia and Vision

  • Marco Bertini, University of Florence, Italy
  • Bogdan Ionescu, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
  • Jianfei Cai, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Rita Cucchiara, Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
  • Juan M Corchado, University of Salamanca
  • Alex Hauptmann, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
  • Rei Kawakami, Univ. of Tokyo
  • Weiyao Lin, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
  • Wei Liu, Tencent AI Lab, China
  • Chong-Wah Ngo, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Elisa Ricci, University of Perugia, Italy
  • Nicu Sebe, University of Trento, Italy
  • Jingkuan Song, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
  • Jinhui Tang, Nanjing University of Science and Technology
  • Jingdong Wang, Microsoft Research Asia, China
  • Lei Wu, Ultimate Software, USA
  • Junsong Yuan, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
  • Jian Zhang, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
  • Zheng-Jun Zha, University of Science and Technology of China, China

· Multimodal Analysis and Description

  • Phoebe Chen, La Trobe University, Australia
  • Jianlong Fu, Microsoft Research Asia
  • Benoit Huet, Eurecom, France
  • Qin Jin, Renming University of China, China
  • Gunhee Kim, Seoul National University, Korea
  • Liqiang Nie, Shandong University, China
  • Chunhua Shen, University of Adelaide
  • Heng Tao Shen, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China
  • Qi Tian, University of Texas San Antonio, USA
  • Marcel Worring, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Lei Zhang, Microsoft Research, USA
  • Toshihiko Yamasaki, The University of Tokyo, Japan

· Deep Learning for Multimedia

  • Lamberto Ballan, University of Padova
  • Jiashi Feng, National University of Singapore
  • Xin Geng, Southeast University
  • Shaogang Gong, Queen Mary University of London
  • Shuqiang Jiang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Yu-Gang Jiang, Fudan University, China
  • John R. Kender, Columbia University
  • Vasileios Mezaris, Information Technologies Institute, Greece
  • Guo-Jun Qi, University of Central Florida
  • Mei-Ling Shyu, University of Miami, USA
  • Meng Wang, Hefei University of Technology
  • Changsheng Xu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Ting Yao, Microsoft Research Asia, China
  • Cha Zhang, Microsoft
  • Dahua Lin, CUHK

Engagement (Chair: Tao Mei)

· Emotional and Social Signals in Multimedia

  • Jia Jia, Tsinghua University, China
  • Wen-Huang Cheng, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
  • Elisabeth Andre, University of Augsburg, Germany
  • Hayley, Jung, Technical University of Delft, The Netherlands

· Multimedia Search and Recommendation

  • Xian-Sheng Hua, Alibaba, China
  • Alexis Joly, INRIA, France
  • Yiannis Kompatsiaris, Information Technologies Institute, Greece
  • Xirong Li, Renmin University of China
  • Yijuan Lu, Texas State University
  • Naoko Nitta, Osaka University
  • Jitao Sang, Beijing Jiaotong University, China
  • Winston Hsu, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  • Fei Wu, Zhejiang University
  • Chengcui Zhang, The University of Alabama at Birmingham

· Social Multimedia

  • Peng Cui, Tsinghua University, China
  • Yan-Ying Chen, FXPal, USA
  • Vivek Singh, Rutgers University, USA
  • Richang, Hong, Hefei University of Technology, China

Experience (Chair: Hyeran Byun)

· Multimedia HCI and Quality of Experience

  • Max Mühlhäuser, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
  • Kuk-Jin Yoon, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
  • Youn-ah Kang, Yonsei University, Korea

· Multimedia Art, Entertainment and Culture

  • Rongrong Ji, Xiamen University, China
  • Dhiraj Joshi, IBM T J Watson, USA
  • Jongseok Lee, Yonsei University, Korea
  • Miriam Redi, Bell Labs Cambridge, UK

· Multimedia for Collaboration in Education and Distributed Environments

  • Matthew Cooper, FXPAL, USA
  • Mark Liao, Sinica, Taiwan

· Music, Speech and Audio Processing in Multimedia

  • Masataka Goto, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
  • Jialie Shen, Newcastle University, UK
  • Xiao-Ping Zhang, Ryerson University, Canada

Systems (Chair: Chang Wen Chen)

· Mobile Multimedia

  • Wolfgang Hurst, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
  • Zhisheng Yan, Georgia State University, USA

· Multimedia Scalability and Management System

  • Ling-Yu Duan, Peking University, China
  • Mohan Kankanhalli, National University of Singapore, Singapore

· Multimedia Systems and Middleware

  • Xin Yang, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
  • Ketan Mayer-Patel, University of North Carolina, USA
  • Chuan Wu, The University of Hong Kong, China
  • Roger Zimmerman, National University of Singapore, Singapore

· Multimedia Telepresence and Virtual/Augmented Reality

  • Pablo Cesar, CWI, The Netherlands
  • James She, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
  • Zhu Li, University of Missouri, Kansas City, USA

· Multimedia Transport and Delivery

  • Christian Timmerer, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria
  • Britta Meixner, Tiledmedia B.V., The Netherlands
  • Yonggang Wen, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Ralf Steinmetz, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany