Honored to have been invited to speak at the inaugural workshop at CVPR 2020 on “AI for Content Creation.” As CVPR 2020 went online, so did this workshop. I gave a talk on “AI (CV/ML) for Content Creation”. More information on the workshop is The AI for Content Creation workshop (AICCW) at CVPR 2020 brings […]
Keynote Speaker at CNS/AANS Spine Summit 2020, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 6, 2020, on the topic of “Data-driven Innovation”
Honored to be invited as the keynote/guest speaker at the Spine Summit 2020, The 36th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) on March 6, 2020, at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Here is the full program of the conference. […]
A TEDx talk that I recently did. In this talk, the speaker takes you on a journey of how AI systems have evolved over time. DIRECTOR OF MACHINE LEARNING AT GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Dr. Irfan Essa is a professor in the school of Interactive Computing and the inaugural Director of Machine Learning at Georgia […]
Presentation at the Machine Learning Center at GA Tech on "The New Machine Learning Center at GA Tech: Plans and Aspirations"
Machine Learning at Georgia Tech Seminar Series Speaker: Irfan EssaDate/Time: March 1, 2017, 12n Abstract The Interdisciplinary Research Center (IRC) for Machine Learning at Georgia Tech (ML@GT) was established in Summer 2016 to foster research and academic activities in and around the discipline of Machine Learning. This center aims to create a community that leverages […]
Source: 2015 C+J Symposium Participated the 4th Computation+Journalism Symposium, October 2-3, in New York, NY at The Brown Institute for Media Innovation Pulitzer Hall, Columbia University. Keynotes were Lada Adamic (Facebook) and Chris Wiggins (Columbia, NYT), with 2 curated panels and 5 sessions of peer-reviewed papers.Past Symposiums were held in
Presentation at Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik in Saarbrücken (2015): "Video Analysis and Enhancement"
Video Analysis and Enhancement: Spatio-Temporal Methods for Extracting Content from Videos and Enhancing Video Output Irfan Essa (prof.irfanessa.com) Georgia Institute of Technology School of Interactive Computing Hosted by Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik in Saarbrucken (Bernt Schiele, Director of Computer Vision and Multimodal Computing) Abstract In this talk, I will start with describing the pervasiveness of image and video content, […]
Dagstuhl Workshop 2015: "Modeling and Simulation of Sport Games, Sport Movements, and Adaptations to Training"
Participated in the Dagstuhl Workshop on “Modeling and Simulation of Sports Games, Sport Movements, and Adaptations to Training” at the Dagstuhl Castle, September 13 – 16, 2015. Motivation Source: Schloss Dagstuhl : Seminar HomepagePast Seminars on this topic include
Presentation at Max-Planck-Institute for Intelligent Systems in Tübingen (2015): "Data-Driven Methods for Video Analysis and Enhancement"
Irfan EssaGeorgia Institute of Technology Thursday, September 10, 2 pm,Max Planck House Lecture Hall (Spemannstr. 36)Hosted by Max-Planck-Institute for Intelligent Systems (Michael Black, Director of Perceiving Systems) Abstract In this talk, I will start with describing the pervasiveness of image and video content, and how such content is growing with the ubiquity of cameras. I will use […]
I was invited to participate and present at the King Abdullah University of Science & Technology Conference on Computational Imaging and Vision (CIV) March 1-4, 2015, Visual Computing Center (VCC) Invited Speakers included This event was hosted by the Visual Computing Center (Wolfgang Heidrich, Bernard Ghanem, Ganesh Sundaramoorthi). Daniel Castro also attended and presented a poster at the meeting.
William Mong Distinguished Lecture at the University of Hong Kong on "Video Cameras are Everywhere: Data-Driven Methods for Video Analysis and Enhancement"
Abstract In this talk, I will start by describing the pervasiveness of image and video content and how such content is growing with the ubiquity of cameras. I will use this to motivate the need for better tools for the analysis and enhancement of video content. I will start with some of our earlier work […]