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AISB event Bulletin Item

CF participation: IEEE Workshop on Beyond Multiview Geometry


Dear Researcher,

We would like to invite you to attend the IEEE workshop on
Beyond Multiview Geometry (BMG) to be held in conjunction with
IEEE CVPR 2007, on Friday June 22 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

The focus of the workshop is on the next generation of 3D estimation
techniques, moving beyond traditional geometry-based methods such as
stereo and structure from motion with their inherent limitations. The
talks will introduce new techniques, methodologies, and sensors
targeted for a variety of reconstruction applications in several

For more details visit http://www.cs.stevens.edu/~bmgcvpr/program.html

Speakers include:
       Stefano Soatto (UCLA, USA) - INVITED SPEAKER
                Shape, radiance and multiview
       Ju Yong Chang (Seoul National Uni., Korea)
                Normal field and level sets
       Guoliang Fan (Oklahoma State, USA)
                Shape reconstruction in medicine
       Xiaolei Huang (Lehigh, USA)
                Shape matching in mecicine
       Jeremy Jackson (Georgia Tech, USA)
                Variability modeling
       Yves Jean (Lehman - CUNY, USA)
                Sensors for scene space filtering
       Shahriar Negahdaripour (Miami, USA)
                Opto-acoustic combination
       Stefan Wenhardt (Erlangen Uni., Germany)
                Next best view in reconstruction
       Pengdong Xiao (Australian Ntnl Uni., Australia)
                MRF and Gaussian curvature combination

The day will conclude with a panel discussion on the
"Future of 3D Reconstruction".

We believe that this workshop will be a nice conclusion to
CVPR. Please plan to attend and/or forward this announcement to
interested colleagues.

We hope to see you there,

John Oliensis (Stevens)
Elli Angelopoulou (Erlangen Uni.)
George Kamberov (Stevens)
Quynh Dinh (Stevens)