The 10th European Conference
on Computer Vision
October 12-18, 2008, Marseille, France

ECCV 2008 Workshop on
'Vision in Action: Efficient strategies for cognitive agents in complex environments'


Time Author Title
9:00 - 9:15 Opening
9:15 - 10:00 Ales Leonardis; University of Ljubljana, Slovenia "Invited talk: Learning hierarchical compositional representations of object categories"
10:00 - 10:30 Ali Borji, Babak Nadjar Araabi, Majid Nili Ahmadabadi; IPM, Iran Session 1: Active Vision and Attention: Learning top-down feature based attention control
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
11:00- 11:30 Oliver Ruepp, Darius Burschka; Technical Univeristy Munich, Germany Session 1: Active Vision and Attention (cont.): A Geometrically Inspired Approach to Active View Planning
11:30 - 12:00 Simone Frintrop; Rheiermanynische Friedrich-Wilhelms Universität Bonn, Germany The high repeatability of salient regions
12:00 - 12:30 Ozgur Erkent, Isil Bozma Aydin; Bogazici University, Turkey Color Based Saccades for Attention Control
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:30 Wolfgang Stuerzl, Norbert Boeddeker, Martin Egelhaaf, Laura Dittmar; University of Bielefeld, Germany Session 2: Active vision and navigation: Probing navigation strategies of honeybees – landmark experiments and simulations
14:30 - 15:00 Luc Duvieubourg; EIPC, France Gaze control of an active vision system in dynamic scenes
15:00 - 15:30 Darius Burschka; Technical University Munich, Germany Collaborative Exploration with Dynamically Configurable Sensing Agents
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee
16:00 - 16:30 Mario Richtsfeld, Markus Vincze; Technical University Vienna, Austria Session 3: Active vision indoors: Grasping of Unknown Objects from a Table Top
16:30 - 17:00 Ana C. Murillo*,Jana Kosecka**, Branislav Micusik**, Jose Guerrero*, Carlos Sagues*; *University of Zaragoza, Spain, **George Mason University, USA Weakly Supervised Labeling of Dominant Image Regions in Indoor Sequences
17:00 - 17:30 Joni Kamarainen, Pekka Paalanen, Ville Kyrki; Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland Towards online 3D reconstruction