BMVA technical meeting: Security and Surveillance
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BMVA technical meeting: Security and Surveillance

BMVA technical meeting: Security and Surveillance

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BCS (British Computer Society) in London.

5 Southampton St

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Security and Surveillance

Security and surveillance systems are now embedded in most aspects of society. Rapid technological advances in fields such as machine vision and artificial intelligence, together with ever increasing data availability, are expected to deliver a step-change in the capability of said systems in the near future. This symposium will explore new approaches to security and surveillance, as well as their impact on society.

Keynote Speakers:

Prof. Sean Gong (Queen Mary) "Where to Look: Intelligent Video Beyond Surveillance",

Dr Toby Breckon (Durham), "Automatic Object Classification for 2D X-ray and 3D CT within an Airport and Border Security Context",

Chris Hurrey (Intrepid Minds Ltd ), “Biometric modalities at the border”

Call for Papers

The aim of this one day workshop is to provide a snapshot of current and recent research into the application of imaging technologies to the challenges of surveillance and security. In spite of the pervasive deployment of imaging technologies (e.g. CCTV camera networks, X-ray scanners) the challenge of developing reliable and robust algorithms is yet to be fully met. We welcome contributions to this workshop in the form of oral presentations, posters or demos. Suggested topics across all imaging modalities include:


  • People detection
  • Remote surveillance
  • Biometrics
  • Face recognition
  • People identification
  • Border security
  • Traffic surveillance
  • Recognising activities and behaviours


This list is far from exhaustive and we are interested to see presentations or posters related to the wider theme of surveillance for security purposes.

Call for Participation:

All those interested in presenting at this meeting are invited to submit a summary of their talk https://goo.gl/forms/2HvqXta1gnxjlPoz2 by 1st March 2017 [firm deadline].

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