Workshop on Medical VR and AR

April 5, 2018

Abstract: This workshop will bring researchers and clinicians who are using VR/AR to advance healthcare together with engineers who are developing the enabling technologies and applications.

More Information: https://scien.stanford.edu/index.php/medicalvrar/

 

SCIEN Industry Affiliates Meeting 2017

December 8, 2017 5:30 am

Abstract: The SCIEN Affiliates Meeting is designed to introduce SCIEN Affiliate Members to Stanford faculty, postdocs and graduate students who have expertise in computer vision, computer graphics, machine learning and human perception. The program includes talks by 3 new faculty members and a poster session featuring graduate students and postdoctoral scholars presenting their work on image systems engineering and computational imaging.

More Information: https://scien.stanford.edu/index.php/scien-affiliatesmeeting2017/

 

Workshop on Augmented and Mixed Reality

May 11, 2017

Abstract: This workshop will bring together scientists and engineers who are advancing sensor technologies, computer vision, machine learning, head-mounted displays and our understanding of human vision, and developers who are creating new and novel applications for augmented and mixed reality in retail, education, science and medicine.

More Information: https://scien.stanford.edu/index.php/workshop-on-augmented-and-mixed-reality/

 

SCIEN Affiliates Meeting 2016

December 13, 2016 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Abstract: The purpose of the meeting is to bring together engineers from imaging technology companies and Stanford who are working on multidisciplinary research and developing imaging systems. The half-day program will include presentations by faculty, students and post-docs who will share their research in the fields of optics, sensors, image processing, computer vision, display technologies and human perception. In addition to talks by Stanford faculty, there will be a poster session featuring presentations from post-doctoral fellows and graduate students who are working in the broad area of imaging systems.

More Information: https://scien.stanford.edu/index.php/scien-affiliates-meeting-2016/

 

Workshop on Cinematic VR and Immersive Storytelling

May 19, 2016

Abstract: The Workshop on Cinematic VR and Immersive Storytelling will bring together engineers and artists who are using VR technology to create compelling stories, be they fictional and cinematic or non-fictional and journalistic. We will hear from people who are using stereo imaging and depth cameras to capture and build virtual realities. We will learn how sound light field capture and synthesis can be combined with stereo imagery to represent the information that humans experience. We will discuss the challenges in the design of VR headsets and sensor-based human interfaces to recreate perceptual experiences. And we will hear from the people who are using these new technologies in innovative ways to create immersive experiences and share compelling stories. There will be an interactive demo session that will allow participants to take virtual trips to places in the world they have never been and to view the world through the eyes and ears of another person. Hear from the people who will tell you that we are at the threshold for a new way of creating, experiencing and sharing stories.

More Information: https://scien.stanford.edu/index.php/workshop-on-cinematic-vr-and-immersive-storytelling/

 

SCIEN Affiliates Meeting

December 4, 2015 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Abstract: The purpose of the meeting is to bring together engineers from imaging technology companies and Stanford who are working on multidisciplinary research and developing imaging systems. The half-day program will include presentations by faculty, students and post-docs who will share their research in the fields of optics, sensors, image processing, computer vision, display technologies and human perception. In addition to talks by Stanford faculty, there will be a poster session featuring presentations from post-doctoral fellows and graduate students who are working in the broad area of imaging systems.

More Information: https://scien.stanford.edu/index.php/scien-affiliates-meeting/

 

ETIA 2015 Entertainment in the the Internet Age

June 16, 2015 9:00 am to June 17, 2015 5:15 pm

Abstract: The convergence of connectivity, bandwidth, and technology improvements is rapidly expanding entertainment distribution over the web to the living room, mobile, and beyond. Often scoffed at as an inferior entertainment platform, the web is now poised to leapfrog traditional distribution mechanisms, because of the rapid pace of innovation and ability to upgrade with a software download. The concept of this conference is to explore the “old”, the “new”, and the “future” in the context of the technology requirements for delivering a compelling entertainment experience over the web. Is traditional media in danger of being overrun? Find out by joining us for this 2 day event on the beautiful Stanford campus where technical, creative, and ecosystem experts will explore how the Internet is changing entertainment and provide context to help understand technology and application trends. A must attend for engineers, creatives, and researchers focused on future of entertainment over the Internet.

More Information: http://atsc.org/newsletter/smpte-stanford-talk-tech/

 

The Workshop on Light Field Imaging: February 12, 2015

February 12, 2015

Abstract: We invite you to join us on February 12, 2015 at Stanford University to explore a new area of research, education and product development in Light Field Imaging.

The Workshop on Light Field Imaging will present a summary of the state-of-the-art and a glimpse into the future of technologies designed to capture and create light rays in a three dimensional scene. Participants will leave with a better understanding of the concept of a light field as it is used in geometric optics, computer vision, computer graphics and computational photography. The Workshop will include talks that summarize recent advances in light field cameras and light field displays, as well as applications of these technologies in entertainment, consumer devices, industrial applications and medical imaging. The Workshop will also include a panel discussion with experts from industry and academics addressing questions about the killer applications and challenges in product development, new areas for research and graduate training, and the future of light field imaging and how we get there. The panel discussion will be followed by a demo session that will include presentations by research labs and startup companies.

More Information: https://scien.stanford.edu/index.php/workshop-on-light-field-imaging/

 

Entertainment Technology in the Internet Age (ETIA) 2014

June 17, 2014 9:00 am to June 18, 2014 5:00 pm

Abstract: It wasn’t that long ago that entertainment technology was the purview of Hollywood and traditional broadcasters. Today, with the convergence of bandwidth and media technology coupled with consumer interest, everyone can be a producer/director resulting in a surge in media distribution over the web. Millions of consumers have switched from subscription pay television to relying solely on web services for their entertainment.

Through engaging panel discussions and presentations, with ample opportunity for audience participation and networking, the ETIA conference will examine topics including content creation, distribution, and monetization, as well as technical tools and solutions for shaping the user experience.

The “Exploration Zone” will include technology pioneers in kiosks presenting technologies to enable the Entertainment Holodeck concept. The Exploration Zone opens simultaneously with reception so attendees can eat, drink, discuss, and peruse the future at their leisure.

The topic for the evening event is "The Holodeck: Entertainment for the Next Generation" featuring Bing Gordon (KPCB), Dave Singhal (Light Field Interactive), David Cohen (Variety), Paul Debevec (USC ICT), Katie London (Microsoft Research) and Jon Peddie (Jon Peddie Research).

For photos of this event, go to https://scien.stanford.edu/index.php/etia2014/

More Information: https://www.smpte.org/etia2014/program

Workshop Slides: https://scien.stanford.edu/index.php/etia2014/

 

Entertainment Technology in the Internet Age (2013)

June 18, 2013 to June 19, 2013

Abstract: Entertainment technology development and content deployment has historically been the purview of Hollywood and traditional broadcast media. However, rapid convergence of technology improvements in connectivity, bandwidth, and media processing coupled with consumer interest has caused a surge in media distribution over the web.

Produced by the Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers in partnership with the Stanford Center for Image Systems Engineering, this 2 day conference at the beautiful Stanford University campus will explore the tech, creative, and biz requirements for delivering a compelling, high quality, monetizable entertainment experience over the web covering 4 aspects of the ecosystem and include an evening event with keynote speaker(s).

More Information: https://www.smpte.org/etia2013

Workshop Slides: https://scien.stanford.edu/index.php/etia-2013-photos/

 

The Stanford Symposium on Biomedical Imaging

April 5, 2012 to April 6, 2012

Abstract: Jointly sponsored by

The Stanford Center for Image Systems Engineering
and
The Center for Biomedical Imaging at Stanford

The Stanford Symposium on Biomedical Imaging is designed to bring together scientists, engineers and physicians who are developing and using novel imaging technologies for the enhancement of human health and for the advancement of science.

You can learn more about this event at http://cbis.stanford.edu/symposium/

Register now at http://cbis.stanford.edu/symreg/index.html

Submit an abstract at http://cbis.stanford.edu/symposium/poster.html

More Information: https://talks.stanford.edu/scien/scien-symposium/

 

3D Imaging

January 27, 2011 to January 28, 2011

Abstract: This workshop will bring together scientists, engineers, and artists who are developing 3D imaging devices (such as mobile phones, digital cameras and displays) and applications (such as video games, movies, scientific visualization, medical imaging and robotic surgery). The workshop will feature talks on all aspects of 3D imaging, including image capture, processing, rendering, transmission, displays and perception.

More Information: https://talks.stanford.edu/scien/scien-workshop-on-3d-imaging/

 

Mobile Visual Search

December 3, 2009

Abstract: The Workshop on Mobile Visual Search was held on December 3, 2009 at the Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center at Stanford University. The goal of workshop was to faciliate exchange among companies and university labs driving the technology and the commercial deployment of mobile visual search and to make a formal recommendation to INCITS L3.1. The workshop featured invited speakers who reviewed the underlying technology, addressed issues a standards body should consider, and reported first experiences with prototypes and commercial deployments. The Mobile Visual Search was followed by the formal meeting of the INCITS L3.1 Ad Hoc Group on Visual Search.Workshop participants who were not INCITS 3.1 members were invited to join the formal part of the meeting as guests.

More Information: http://web.stanford.edu/group/scien/cgi-bin/scien/pages/conferences/mvs/

Workshop Slides: http://web.stanford.edu/group/scien/cgi-bin/scien/pages/conferences/mvs/

 

High Dynamic Range Imaging

September 10, 2009 to September 11, 2009

Abstract: The High Dynamic Range Imaging Symposium and Workshop took place on September 10-211, 2009 at Stanford University. this event was jointly sponsored by the Stanford Center for Image Systems Engineering, the Stanford Psychology Department, the Stanford Center for Professional Development and Dolby Laboratories.

More Information: http://web.stanford.edu/group/scien/cgi-bin/scien/pages/conferences/HDR/HDR_Program.html

Workshop Slides: http://web.stanford.edu/group/scien/cgi-bin/scien/pages/conferences/HDR/HDR_Program.html

 

Camera Phone Image Quality

December 7, 2006

Abstract: The Technical Forum on Camera Phone Image Quality took place on December 7, 2006. It was jointly sponsored by the Stanford Center for Image Systems Engineering, the International Imaging Industry Association and the Hewlett Packard Company.

Workshop Slides: http://web.stanford.edu/group/scien/cgi-bin/scien/pages/conferences/CPIQ/Presentations.htm

Workshop Videos: http://web.stanford.edu/group/scien/cgi-bin/scien/pages/conferences/CPIQ/index.html