Workshop programme


9:00-9:10: Workshop Opening

9:10-10:00: Keynote talk: Face Recognition: Recent Progress and Opportunities (Dr. Ioannis A. Kakadiaris)

10:00-10:30: Coffee Break

10:30-11:30: Session I: Face recognition and landmarking – session chair: Nisha Srinivas

10:30-10:50: Learning CNNs for face recognition from weakly annotated images (Vojtech Franc, Jan Cech)

10:50-11:10: Attention-Based Template Adaptation for Face Verification (Bin Dong, Zhanfu An, Jian Lin, Weihong Deng)

11:10-11:30: Learning Local Responses of Facial Landmarks with Conditional Variational Auto-Encoder for Face Alignment (Shuying Liu, Yipeng Huang, Jiani Hu, Weihong Deng)

11:30-12:30: Session II: Face analysis session chair: Vitomir Štruc

11:30-11:50: Age, Gender and Fine-Grained Ethnicity Prediction using Convolutional Neural Networks for the East Asian Face (Nisha Srinivas, Harleen Atwal, Derek Rose, Gayathri Mahalingam, Karl Ricanek, David Bolme)

11:50-12:10: Metric-Promoted Siamese Network for Gender Classification (Yipeng Huang, Shuying Liu, Jiani Hu, Weihong Deng)

12:10-12:30: Boosting-POOF: Boosting Part Based One vs One Feature for Facial Expression Recognition in the Wild (Zhiwen Liu, Shan Li, Weihong Deng)

12:30-13:40: Lunch Break

13:40-14:30: Keynote talk: Visual Psychophysics for Facial Analysis (Dr. Walter J. Scheirer) 

14:30-15:30: Session III: Iris, Ear and Gait Biometrics session chair: Weihong Deng

14:30-14:50: Context-Aware Person Re-identification in the Wild via fusion of Gait and Anthropometric features (Athira Nambiar, Alexandre Bernardino, Jacinto Nascimento, Ana Fred)

14:50-15:10: Exploiting Data Redundancy for Error Detection in Degraded Biometric Signatures Resulting From in the Wild Environments (João C. Neves, Hugo Proenca)

15:10-15:30: Training Convolutional Neural Networks with Limited Training Data for Ear Recognition in the Wild (Ziga Emersic, Dejan Stepec, Vitomir Struc, Peter Peer)

15:30: Workshop Closing

15:30-16:00: Coffee Break