Monthly New Media vol. 424
2018年4月3日
Invited talks at the seminar “Collaboration of AI and Broadcasting Media”
by Mr. Hatakeyama of Microsoft, Mr. Murakami of Spectee, and Asso. Prof. Yamasaki were summarized in
Monthly New Media vol. 424, pp. 62-65

http://www.newww-media.co.jp/
http://www.newww-media.co.jp/backnumber/201805/201805p62.pdf
MMArt-ACM2018
2018年4月2日
Two Papers were accepted to
International Joint Workshop on Multimedia Artworks Analysis and Attractiveness Computing In Multimedia 2018
(MMArt-ACM2018) in conjunction with ICMR2018.

Sijie Shen, Toshihiko Yamasaki, Michi Sato, and Kenji Kajiwara, “Photo Selection for Family Album using Deep Neural Networks”

Hiya Roy, Toshihiko Yamasaki, and Tatsuaki Hashimoto, “Predicting image aesthetics using objects in the scene”

http://www.attractiveness-computing.org/mmart_acm2018/index.html
http://icmr2018.org/
Thesis Awards
2018年4月1日
Four students have won thesis award for this year!

Kazuya Iwami, Department Master Thesis Award (専攻長賞), “疎なジオタグ情報を用いた映像の高精度3次元復元,” 2018.3.22

Akito Takeki, Department Master Thesis Award (専攻長賞), “画像認識のための畳み込みニューラルネットワークに対する正則化:並列的特徴プーリングと深層メタ認知ネットワーク,” 2018.3.22

Naoto Inoue, Department Master Thesis Award (専攻長賞), “Cross-style object detection through progressive domain adaptation,” 2018.3.22

Keita Kurita, Dean's Bachelor Thesis Award (工学部長賞), “Sequential Classification of Chat Logs Without Message Level Annotations,” 2018.3.23
ICCE-TW Accepted
2018年4月1日
A paper has been accepted to ICCE-TW.
We analyzed how the popoularity of specific products evelved in SNS.

Yiwei Zhang, Toshihiko Yamasaki, and Kiyoharu Aizawa, “Product and Service Popularity Analysis on Instagram,” IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics - Taiwan (ICCE-TW). National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan, May 19-21, 2018.
CVPR2018 4 Papers Accepted
2018年4月1日
Four papers have been accepted to CVPR2018, one of the top international conference on image recognition.

Daiki Ikami, Toshihiko Yamasaki, and Kiyoharu Aizawa, “Fast and Robust Estimation for Unit-Norm Constrained Linear Fitting Problems,” Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Salt Lake City, USA, Jun 19, 2018 - Jun 21, 2018.

Daiki Ikami, Toshihiko Yamasaki, and Kiyoharu Aizawa, “Local and Global Optimization Technique in Graph-based Clustering,” Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Salt Lake City, USA, Jun 19, 2018 - Jun 21, 2018.

Naoto Inoue, Ryosuke Furuta, Toshihiko Yamasaki, and Kiyoharu Aizawa, “Cross-Domain Weakly-Supervised Object Detection through Progressive Domain Adaptation,” Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Salt Lake City, USA, Jun 19, 2018 - Jun 21, 2018.

Daiki Tanaka, Daiki Ikami, Toshihiko Yamasaki, and Kiyoharu Aizawa, “Joint Optimization Framework for Learning with Noisy Labels,” Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Salt Lake City, USA, Jun 19, 2018 - Jun 21, 2018.
2018/3/19 NIKKEI
2018年3月19日
Asso. Prof. Yamasaki's invited talk at an AI hands-on event for junior/senior high students has been introduced in NIKKEI news paper.

https://www.nikkei.com/article/DGKKZO28212340W8A310C1TY500
Best Paper Award at IIH-MSP2017
2018年3月6日
We have won the Best Paper Award for the following presentation at IIH-MSP2017.

S. Viriyavisuthisakul, P. Sanguansat, S. Toriumi, M. Hayashi, and Toshihiko Yamasaki, "An Automatic People Counter in Stores Using A Low-Cost IoT Sensing Platform," Proc. The Thirteenth International Conference on Intelligent Information Hiding and Multimedia Signal Processing (IIH-MSP), pp. 137-144, Aug. 12-15, 2017.