HuPBA dissemination

2017 – March, Gamification Emotion Recognition system, HuPBA group, media channels dissemination

2017 – February, IAPR Newsletter, pag. 34, ICPR 2016 ChaLearn LAP IAPR competition summary

2017 – February 9th, Bosch i Gimpera, Care Respite new spin-off of the University of BarcelonaDecember 25th, HuPBA group

2016 – December 25th, La Vanguardia Magazine, interview on algorithms, HuPBA group

2016 – December 8th, NIPS Demo presentation: Biometric applications of CNNs: get a job at “Impending Technologies”! PersonalityDemoVideo. FingerprintDemoVideo. PersonalityPoster. FingerprintPoster. Photo1. Photo2. Photo3. Photo4. Photo5

2016 – November 21st, PhysicalTech ADIBAS Technology, Fundacio Bosch i Gimpera dissemination, University of Barcelona

2016 – November, Pamem newsletter (barcelona health professionals), Care Respite system presentation

2016 – November, 7th, ECONOMIA, Physicaltech, 1 of the 9 Catalan companies granted at SME Instrument Phase I 2016 call

2016 – October, 17th, IAPR Newsletter, IAPR TC-12 and ChaLearn LAP news

2016 – September, 5th, Obra Social La Caixa, Care Respite tested in real environments

2016 – June, 19th, PhysicalTech in La Vanguardia

2016 – AMDO conference, best student paper award and best commercial paper award

2016 – May, Premios Latino, “El Grup” best spanish documentary, La Caixa and HuPBA collaboration

2016 – May, 9th, Care Respite Barcelona TV, BenTrobats

2016 – April, IAPR Issue, TC-12 activity news

2016 – April 1st, Care Respite Caixa Impulse granted project

2016 – March-April, HuPBA participation in “The Group” documentary (from Obra Social la Caixa funded project)

2016 – March 17th, HuPBA participation in “The Group” documentary, developing a web based application to support unemployed people, in collaboration with La Caixa foundation

2016 – February, HuPBA Mattress recommendation system, Dormity company, TV1 Spanish TV

2015 – December, Gerard Canal, best IA Master Score 2015

2015 – November 20th, Care Respite project Regio7 press

2015 – November 9th, Care Respite project in Diario Medico

2015 – October 21th, Gerard Canal, best Catalonia Artificial Intelligence prize by the Catalan Association of Artificial Intelligence at CCIA

2015 – October 20th, IAPR Newsletter, ChaLearn CVPR and events summary

2015 – October, Care Respite in press

2015 – September, Care Respite granted by CaixaImpulse Program

2015 – July, Care Respite project at RNE 4 amics Radio

2015 – July, ADiBAS posture, University of Barcelona Video

2015 – July, HuPBA within Fundacio la Caixa project: Lucha contra la pobreza. Slides1. Slides2

2015 – June 17th, Microsoft Press, PhysicalTech ADiBAS system

2015 – June, SpinUOC: Care Respite HuPBA project won the committee prize to the best UOC university 2015 transfer project. Spin UOC introduction. Spin UOC session. Care Respite Presentation

2015 – April, HuPBA within Guttmann-ICA Neurochild project

2015 – April 24th, Albert Clapes El Punt AVUI TV, HuPBA system for non-verbal communication. Video

2015- March 25th, Ospeopathe Magazine, ADiBAS System. Image1. Image2

2015- March, News HuPBA system for analyzing communication quality in visual data

2015 – March 9thEl Pais: PhysicalTech News 

2015 – February 12th, TVE Adibas Presentation in Saber Vivir show 

2015 – February 3rd, Adibas System, El Periodico

2015 – January, Adibas System in different media

2014 – December, HuPBA news in the Catalan Association of Artificial Intellgence for Looking at People world challenges organization

2014 – December 28th, Adibas System, La Vanguardia

2014 – November, HuPBA project for the automatic analysis of humans for mattress recommendation, Barcelona TV, 21/11/2014

2014 – October, ADiBAS system at KineActualite Journal

2014 – October, HuPBA project for the automatic analysis of humans for mattress recommendation (Cataluña  Radio) 

2014 – September,HuPBA project for the automatic analysis of humans for mattress recommendation

2014 – September, HuPBA project for assistive technology for people with reduced autonomy

2014 – April, HuPBA eHealth projects, la Vanguardia

2014 – September, HuPBA eHealth projects, la Vanguardia

2013HuPBA best paper award at the 2013 Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence

2012 – HuPBA Chalearn demonstrator 2012 3rd Prize. Photo. News

2012RECERCAIXA grant for aging well – Video sample of the project

2012Sergio Escalera research for aging well – Ministry of Health directory  

2012HuPBA prize at Chalearn ICPR 2012 challenge

2011Grant from AMIC UAB to Sergio Escalera as best PhD Thesis on informatics

2010HuPBA system for automatic sign language recognition (appeared in more than 20 media channels)

2010HuPBA system for automatic sign language recognition (Radio Murcia)

2010Miguel Angel Bautista best Catalan Artificial Intelligence MsC Thesis by the Catalan Association of Artificial Intellgence ACIA at CCIA

2010 – First prize at PASCAL VOC Human Layout Analysis 2010, ECCV 2010

2008 – Thesis review at Associacio Catalana Artificial Intelligence magazine ACIA 2008, pp. 22-23

2007Hupba news for reading symbols in documents (appeared in more than 20 media channels)

2007IAPR news, Sergio Escalera best paper award ar IBPRIA, Gerona

2007 – July, HuPBA project for reading symbols in documents, El Pais

2007 – IBPRIA 2007 Best paper award

 

Patents and utility models

Sergio Escalera Guerrero and David Armillas Camins, Entorn de comunicació d’unitats d’informació social, Patent code 002159, RUB-64527, application date 25/03/2015, http://diposit.ub.edu/dspace/handle/2445/64527

Sergio Escalera Guerrero, Xavier Baró Solé, Martha Mackay, Jordi González Sabaté, Patent T-2014-008 (UK & EP), A computer-implemented method and a system for remotely monitoring a user, and a computer program product implementing the method, 30/7/2014.

Germán León, Sergio Escalera, Jordi Gonzàlez, Jordi Abella, Agnés Borrás, Coen Antenes, Procedimiento para identificar el gesto de una mano, EP14382303.7. 1/8/2014.

Josep Moya, Marcos Catalan, Ester Fornells, Sergio Escalera, Software para la transmisión de información y documentación de casos complejos en salud, Code: Taulo VA01 – Objecte UDIPT, 12-9-2013.

Patent P2010315588, “Método y Sistema de Visión Artificial para el Control de Calidad de Servicios Públicos Municipales”, Authors: Jose Maria Getino Gonzalez, Mª Jose Cuetos Revuelta, Mario Sanz Gomez, Jose Antonio Fernandez Cacho, Oriol Pujol Vila, and Sergio Escalera Guerrero.

Registered software number B3342-11, ADiBAS Posture: Automatic Digital Biometry Analysis System, Miguel Reyes, Sergio Escalera, José Ramírez, Juan Ramón Revilla, and Petia Radeva, 2011.

Sergio Escalera, Oriol Pujol, and Petia Radeva, Error-Correcting Output Codes Library, Journal of Machine Learning Research, vol.11, pp.661-664, MIT Press, USA, ISSN 1532-4435, IF JCR CCIA 2.789 2009 18/103, 2010. Open Source Library, Machine Learning Open Source Software.

 

Invited talks

Sergio Escalera, Julio Jacques, Xavier Baro, Faces short clips: data and deep spatio-temporal prediction, see4c Spatio-Temporal prediction Hackaton, European Commission project, France, 14/2/2017. Slides

Sergio Escalera, Martha Mackay, Care Respite: A Barcelona company helping caregivers to take time off through computer vision, Eurocarers Annual General Assembly and 10th Anniversary, Brussels, 14th June, 2016. Slides

Isabelle Guyon, Kristin Bennett, Gavin Cawley, Hugo Jair Escalante, Sergio Escalera, Tin Kam Ho, Nuria Macia, Bisakha Ray, Mehreen Saeed, Alexander Statnikov, Evelyne Viegas, The AutoML challenge on codalab, International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, IJCNN 2015. Slides.

Sergio Escalera, ChaLearn Looking at People: datasets and competitions, MediaEval Benchmarking Initiative for Multimedia Evaluation, Barcelona, 2014.Slides.

Sergio Escalera; Xavier Baro; Jordi Gonzalez; Miguel A. Bautista; Meysam Madadi; Miguel Reyes; Victor Ponce; Hugo J. Escalante; Jamie Shotton; Isabelle Guyon, Results of the ChaLearn Looking at People Challenge 2014, LEMA 2014 in cunjunction with ECML-PKDD’14, Nancy, France. International Workshop on Learning with Multiple Views: Applications to Computer Vision and Multimedia Mining.

Oriol Pujol, Sergio Escalera, Reconeixement intel·ligent del comportament i imatge mèdica: Aplicació a l’anàlisi del TDAH, V Congrés Català de Salut Mental de la Infància i l’Adolescència, Barcelona, 2014.

Sergio Escalera, Jordi Gonzàlez, Xavier Baró, Miguel Reyes, Oscar Lopés, Isabelle Guyon, Vassilis Athitsos, Hugo J. Escalante, ChaLearn Multi-modal Gesture Recognition: Workshop and Challenge results, International Conference on Multimodal Interaction, ICMI, 2013.

Sergio Escalera, TECNOLOGIA I INNOVACIÓ EN SALUT MENTAL Detecció, anàlisi i control en teràpies i tractaments, INNOVATING MENTAL HEALTH AT EUROPE, 5/9/2013, Parc Tauli, NeuroRescue european project conference, 2013. Photo of the event. Photo2Presentation slides.

Oriol Pujol and Sergio Escalera, INNO4AGEING 2013, 12th-13th DECEMBER, 2013 2nd EDITION, VENUE: UVic Auditorium, Barcelona- Catalonia, Spain.

Sergio Escalera, Anna Puig, Oscar Amoros, Maria Salamo, Invited speaker paper review: Intelligent GPGPU Classification in Volume Visualization: a framework based on Error-Correcting Output Codes, XXII Congreso Español de Informática Gráfica, Jaén, Spain, 2012.

Sergio Escalera, Human Behavior Analysis from Depth Maps, F.J. Perales, R.B. Fisher, and T.B. Moeslund (Eds.): AMDO 2012, LNCS 7378, pp. 282-292, Springer, Heidelberg, Mallorca, Spain, 2012.

Oriol Pujol, Sergio Escalera,Wearable Biometrics and Automatic Human Behavior Analysis Technologies for Adaptation and Personalization of the Smart City to the Smart Citizen, Smart City expo World Congress, Barcelona, 2011.

Sergio Escalera, Laura Igual, Verónica Violant, M. Teresa Anguera, Josep Moya, La Inteligencia Articial como herramienta para la adquisición automática de datos en el soporte diagnóstico: aplicación al TDAH, IV Congrés Català de Salut Mental de la Infància i l’Adolescència, CaixaForum, Barcelona, 10-11/11/11, 2011.