Tuesday, March 4, 2014

[Comp-neuro] eNTERFACE14 Summer Workshop on Multimodal Interfaces - Call for participation - 10 days left!!

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10th Summer Workshop on Multimodal Interfaces
Bilbao, Spain, June 9th – July 5th, 2014

eNTERFACE 2014 – Call for Participation

Aholab Signal Processing research group, from the Faculty of
Engineering of the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Bilbao,
Spain, invites researchers from all over the world to join
eNTERFACE'14, the 10th Summer Workshop on Multimodal Interfaces, to be
held in Bilbao, Spain, from June 9th to July 9th, 2014. eNTERFACE
workshops gather in a single place a team of senior project leaders,
researchers, and students, to work on a pre-specified list of
challenges for 4 weeks. Participants are organized in teams, each team
being attached to a specific project.

This is the list of projects that have been selected to be carried out
in this edition of eNTERFACE (more detailed information about all of
them can be found on the official website):

1. Auracle: how are the salient cues situated in audiovisual content?
2. A character animation authoring platform for the 99%
3. Exploring stylistics of expert gestures and singing voice with
motion capture and reactive statistical mapping
4. MILLA - Multimodal interactive language learning agent
5. Online platform for obtaining personalized synthetic voices
6. Quantification of the alteration in the resting state networks for
measuring brain pathologies and diseases

If you are a senior/junior researcher or a PhD/MS/undergraduate
student working on similar topics and you want to collaborate in (at
least) one of these projects, please prepare a short CV in electronic
format along with a list of skills you can offer to the team and fill
in the application form available on the official website. The project
leaders will select their team members among the applicants.

The program will include several keynote lectures given by renowned
experts. Nick Campbell (Trinity College Dublin, Ireland) and Anton
Nijholt (University of Twente, Netherlands) have already accepted our

eNTERFACE'14 has no registration fee and lodging prices will be highly
competitive. We will also offer about 5 grants covering accomodation
expenses (more information will be given through the official website
in due course).

Important dates:
Deadline for application: March 14th 2014
Notification of acceptance to participants: April 11th 2014
Workshop: June 9th – July 4th 2014

Web: http://aholab.ehu.es/eNTERFACE14
Contact: enterface14@aholab.ehu.es

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