Professor Yizhou Yu
The University of Hong Kong, HongKong(China)
Invited Speech:Visual Intelligence Based on Deep Learning

Professor Yu received his PhD degree in computer science from University of California, Berkeley in 2000. He also holds a MS degree in applied mathematics and a BE degree in computer science and engineering from Zhejiang University. He was first a tenure-track then a tenured professor at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign for more than ten years, and a visiting researcher at Microsoft Research Asia during 2001 and 2008.

Professor Yu has made significant contributions to visual computing, including computer vision, computer graphics, and pattern recognition. He is a recipient of 2011 and 2005 ACM SIGGRAPH/EG SCA Best Paper Awards, 2007 NNSF China Overseas Distinguished Investigator Award, 2002 US National Science Foundation CAREER Award, and 1998 Microsoft Graduate Fellowship. His current research interests include deep learning methods for visual recognition, digital geometry processing, video surveillance, and biomedical data analysis.

Professor Yu is an associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics as well as International Journal of Software and Informatics. He was a program chair of Computer Animation and Social Agents 2012, Pacific Graphics 2009, and a conference chair of ACM SIGGRAPH/EG Symposium on Computer Animation 2013. He has served on the program committee of many leading international conferences, including SIGGRAPH, SIGGRAPH Asia, and International Conference on Computer Vision.

Important Dates
Full Paper Submission Due:
  October 20, 2016
Abstract Submission Due:
  October 20, 2016
Simple Attendees Registration Deadline:
  November 28, 2016
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