Tentative Program

Session 1 Chair: Ajay Divakaran

09:00-09:15 Ajay Divakaran (SRI International, USA) – Opening Remarks

09:15-09:55 Rosalind Picard (MIT, USA) "Overview of Affective Computing"

09:55-10:35 Brian Lande (SCPD, USA) "Building Blocks of Social Interaction"

10:35-10:45 Coffee Break #1

Session 2 Chair: Behjat Siddiquie

10:45-11:25 William Casebeer (DARPA, USA) "Neuroscience of Social Interactions"

11:25-12:05 Ido Davidesco (Princeton, USA) "Neuroscientific Aspects of Human Perception, Behavior and Interaction"

12:05-13:00 Lunch

Session 3 Chair: Maneesh Singh/ Saad Khan


13:00-13:40 Elizabeth Torres (Rutgers, USA) "A movement based perspective on Social Interactions"

13:40-14:20 Louis-Philippe Morency (USC, USA) "Multimodal Analysis of Human Behavior"

14:20-14:45
Behjat Siddiquie (SRI International, USA) "Modeling of Social Interactions Using Multimodal Sensing"

14:45-15:00 Coffee Break #2

Session 4 Chair: Mohamed Amer


15:00-15:40 Graham Taylor (UoGuelph, Canada) "Deep Learning to See People"

15:40-15:55 Oral Presentation #1 - S. Sathyanarayana "Towards Automated Understanding of Student-Tutor Interactions using Visual Deictic Gestures"

15:55-16:10 Oral Presentation #2 - G. Ramirez "Color Analysis of Facial Skin: Detection of Emotional State"

16:10-16:25 Oral Presentation #3 - M. Leach "Detecting Social Groups in Crowded Surveillance Videos Using Visual Attention"

16:25-16:40 Oral Presentation #4 - K. Slimani "Human Interaction Recognition based on the Co-occurence Of Visual Words"

16:40-17:30 Mohamed Amer/Maneesh Singh (SRI International, USA) - Closing Remarks & Panel Discussion 

Accepted papers and abstracts:

K. Slimani, Y. Benezeth, and F. Souami, "Human Interaction Recognition based on the Co-occurence Of Visual Words

M. Leach, E. Sparks, N. Robertson, and R. Baxter, "Detecting Social Groups in Crowded Surveillance Videos Using Visual Attention"

G. Ramirez, O. Fuentes, M. Jimenez, J. Ordonez, and S. Crites, "Color Analysis of Facial Skin: Detection of Emotional State"

S. Sathyanarayana, R. Satzoda, A. Carini, M. Lee, L. Salamanca, J. Reilly, D. Forster, M. Bartlett, and G. Littlewort "Towards Automated Understanding of Student-Tutor Interactions using Visual Deictic Gestures"