Synced's Onsite Report from CVPR 2018CVPR 2018 Kicks Off; Best Papers Announced
The 2018 Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) opened today in Salt Lake City, USA. The CVPR organizing committee used the occasion to announce its coveted Best Paper and Best Student Paper selections...
Best Paper Award: Taskonomy: Disentangling Task Transfer Learning
The paper proposes a computational approach for finding correlations between different tasks by using transfer learning techniques to solve new tasks with reduced dependency on labeled data...
(Stanford University and UC Berkeley research group)
Best Student Paper Award: Total Capture: A 3D Deformation Model for Tracking Faces, Hands, and Bodies
This paper presents a unified deformation model for the markerless capture of multiple scales of human movement, including facial expressions, body motion, and hand gestures...
(Carnegie Mellon University)
CVPR Honorable Mention Award:
PAMI Longuet-Higgins Prize- A Discriminatively Trained, Multiscale, Deformable Part Model
PAMI Young Researcher Award -
- Andreas Geiger, Computer Science Professor at University of Tübingen
- Kaiming He, Research Scientist at Facebook AI Research (FAIR).
Facebook Research Open Source Densepose
Facebook AI Research (FAIR) open sourced DensePose, our real-team approach for mapping all human pixels of 2D RGB images to a 3D surface-based model of the body.
NCRF in Deep Learning Improves Cancer Metastasis Detection
The Baidu Silicon Valley Artificial Intelligence Lab has released a paper which proposes a neural conditional random field (NCRF) process for cancer metastasis detection on Whole Slide Images (WSIs)...
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