The Center for Machine Perception, CTU Prague (CMP)  and   The Czech Pattern Recognition Society (CPRS)
invite you to the

Autumn 2009 Pattern Recognition and Computer Vision Colloquium

December 3, 2009
Czech Technical University, Faculty of Electrical Engineering,
Karlovo namesti 13, Building G, room 205.

See (how to get here).


10:50-11:00 Welcome and speaker introduction.
11:00-11:45 Matti Pietikainen (University of Oulu, Finland)
Motion and Activity Analysis with Spatiotemporal Local Binary Patterns [abstract], [slides].
11:45-12:30 Rainer Lienhart (U. Augsburg, Germany )
Multimodal Image Search [abstract], [slides].

12:30-13:30 Lunch break

13:30-14:15 Boris Flach (CTU Prague, Czech Republic)
Shape priors and MRF-segmentation [abstract], [pdf].
14:15-15:00 Tomas Pevny (CTU Prague, Czech Republic)
Steganography and Stegananalysis in the Digital Age. [abstract], [slides].
Coffee break
15:30-16:15 Christoph Lampert (Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tuebingen, Germany)
Structured Regression for Efficient Object Detection [abstract]. [slides].
16:15-17:00 Cancelled due to flu: Francois Fleuret (IDIAP, Switzerland)
Stationary Features and Cat Detection
[abstract], [pdf]
16:20 -> CMP visit (laboratory, demos, posters ), informal discussion.

Please, pre-register by sending an e-mail with Subject: "Colloquium" to Eva Matyskova ( to allow us to book a room of an appropriate size. Please indicate whether you are interested in a simple lunch that will be provided during the mid-day break. Due to the size of the seminar room, the number of participants is limited.
If you want to be informed about future Colloquia, send an email with Subject: "Colloquium mailing list" to the address above.
Programme and organizing committee: Jiri Matas ( , Eva Matyskova (
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