Organizers

Bir Bhanu, University of California, Riverside, United States
Abdenour Hadid, University of Oulu, Finland
Qiang JiRensselaer Polytechnic Institute, United States
Mark Nixon, University of Southampton, United Kingdom
Vitomir Štruc, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Program committee

Ross Beveridge, Colorado State University, United States
Terry Boult, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, United States
Thirimachos Bourlai, West Virginia University, United States
Kevin Bowyer, University of Notre Dame, United States
Patrizio Campisi, Università degli Studi “Roma TRE”, Italy
Rama Chellappa, University of Maryland, United States
Xilin Chen, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Jean-Luc Dugelay, Eurecom, France
Hazim Kemal EkenelIstanbul Technical University, Turkey
Patrick FlynnUniversity of Notre Dame, United States
Manuel GüntherUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs, United States
Hu Han, Michigan State University, United States 
Gang Hua, Microsoft Research Asia, China
Ioannis A. Kakadiaris, University of Houston, United States
Josef Kittler, University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Ajay Kumar, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China
Andreas LanitisCyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Jiwen LuTsinghua University, China
Karthik Nandakumar, IBM Research Collaboratory, Singapore
Vishal Patel, Rutgers, United States
Peter Peer, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Jonathon Phillips, NIST, United States
Matti Pietikäinen, University of Oulu, Finland
Norman Poh, University of Surrey, United Kinkdom
Arun Ross, Michigan State University, United States
Sudeep Sarkar, University of South Florida, United States
Walter Scheirer, Harvard University, United States
Tieniu Tan, Chinese Academy of Science, China
Massimo Tistarelli, University of Sassari, Italy
Andreas Uhl, Salzburg University, Austria
Mayank Vatsa, IIIT-Delhi, India