• RealEyes at SXSW 2018, representing European Innovation and Creativity.


    We are proud to announce that SEWA partners Realeyes have been selected as one of the startups to join European Union Delegation to the USA at the upcoming SXSW 2018 !! #EUatSXSW The South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference & Festivals celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, it is the premier destination for discovery, the ultimate gathering of creatives and innovators from all over the world. European Union in the United States will be joining in on the conversation in Austin for the second year in a row, bringing to life dynamic and growing digital and creative economy. The program this year will focus on three key themes: ● The Digital Economy in Europe — because an inclusive digital society brings greater opportunity for trade, investment, and innovation for businesses in Europe and the U.S. ● Culture and Tech — celebrating EU's rich cultural heritage while highlighting how they work to solve problems of the creative sector. ● Sustainable Urban Development — EU is working to support cities in meeting their environmental, economic, and social challenges. You’ll find these themes throughout panel discussions, VR experiences, cutting edge startup demonstrations, musical performances and networking opportunities — with plenty of European food and drink mixed in. #EU will also be showcasing the best of European innovation and creativity. Hailing from Denmark, Hungary, Ireland, the Netherlands and the UK, the following five startups are changing the way we approach web development, online video, marketing analytics, artificial intelligence and research: i2 media research limited, Peracton Ltd. , Realeyes, Videodock and Wappsto . Alongside SXSW and Austin technology experts, these startups are at the forefront of innovation. More info:, #EUatSXSW #ResearchImpactEU #EUInnovation

  • Event: Ethics in AI


    Imperial College Department of Computing are hosting a public event on 26 January 2018 on the subject 'Ethics in Artificial Intelligence (AI)'. It is an important subject, with AI not only a new frontier in business and technology but also in ethics and risk assessment. The event will debate social and ethical implications of AI, what the world will look like in the next ten years and how we can make sure it goes in a positive direction for the sake of our citizens and humanity in general. Chaired by Ian Sample, Science Editor of the Guardian, the event will involve experts in AI, ethics, philosophy, theology and public policy, including: Reverend Dr Malcolm Brown, Church of England Professor Alan Winfield, Robot Ethics, Bristol University Dr Joanna Bryson, University of Bath, AXA Awardee for Responsible AI Brhmie Balaram, Lead RSA-DeepMind Project, 'The Role of Citizens in Developing Ethical AI' Professor Maja Pantic, Affective Computing, Imperial College The ethical implications of using AI in everything from detecting people, optimising logistics, providing translations and even composing art will be explored- highlighting how artificial intelligence systems are not only changing what and how we are doing business but also transforming who we are. The audience will be invited to ask questions in a highly interactive discussion. The event is being organised in collaboration with the Guardian, the media sponsor, and with other partners including Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence.

  • Workshop on Matrix and Tensor Factorization Methods in Computer Vision


    The workshop will be taking place in conjunction with ICCV, October 23, in Venice, Italy.

  • The 7th Audio Visual Emotion Challenge and Workshop (AVEC 2017) Depression and emotion recognition systems


    We are calling for teams to participate in a Challenge of fully-continuous depression and emotion detection from audio, or video, or audio-visual data. As benchmarking database, the DAIC-WOZ corpus of human-agent interactions will be used for the Depression sub-challenge, and the SEWA corpus will be used for the Emotion sub-challenge. Both Depression and Emotion will have to be recognized in terms of continuous time and continuous value.

    #sewaprojecteu #ResearchImpactEU

  • An interview with Prof. Björn Schuller from University of Passau:"Deep Learning in Mobile Applications: Labels, Speech Recognition"


    Deep Learning in mobilen Anwendungen: Labels, Spracherkennung und Co.