Group Meetings


TBA: Javad, Oguz, Luis


Dec 12 Lichao will present his recent work.

Kai will present Robust Classification with Convolutional Prototype Learning (CVPR2018)

Nov 28 Lu will present the paper: Learning to Compare: Relation Network for Few-Shot Learning.

Yaxing will present his recent research.

Nov 7: Carola will present Associating Inter-image Salient Instances for Weakly Supervised Semantic Segmentation (ECCV 2018)

Bogdan will present Progress & Compress: A scalable framework for continual learning (ICLR 2018)

Oct 31: Chenshen will present Large Scale GAN Training for High Fidelity Natural Image Synthesis

Oct 17: Oguz will present Deep Randomized Ensembles for Metric Learning (ECCV 2018)

Abel will present What do I Annotate Next? An Empirical Study of Active Learning for Action Localization

Oct 10: Marc presents Memory Aware Synapses: Learning what (not) to forget

Sept 19: Fei presents DF-Net: Unsupervised Joint Learning of Depth and Flow using Cross-Task Consistency (ECCV 2018)

Laura presents: Group Normalization (ECCV 2018)

Sept 5:Xialei presents Deep Matching Autoencoders (CVPR 2018)

13- 6 Kai will present Self-supervised learning of visual features through embedding images into text topic spaces (CVPR2017)

Chenshen will present his latest research.

30-5 CVPR Meeting: Lu will present VITON: An Image-based Virtual Try-on Network

Chenshen will present Unsupervised Feature Learning via Non-Parametric Instance Discrimination

Fei will present Context-aware Synthesis for Video Frame Interpolation

Laura will present Look, Imagine and Match: Improving Textual-Visual Cross-Modal Retrieval With Generative Models

25-5 Profesor Henry Medeiros gives a talk in the group: Applications of Semantic Image Segmentation in Agricultural Automation and Assisted Living Environments

23-5 Carola will present: Weakly Supervised Salient Object Detection Using Image Labels

Oguz will present: Learning Attribute Representations With Localization for Flexible Fashion Search

Lichao will present: Fast and Accurate Online Video Object Segmentation via Tracking Parts

11-5 Lu will discuss here submission to BMVC.

2-5 Luis will present ‘FiLM: Visual Reasoning with a General Conditioning Layer’ and Abel will present ‘Multimodal Unsupervised Image-to-Image Translation‘.

18-4 CVC CVPR meeting (Abel, Xialei, Yaxing, Javier)

5-4 Yaxing presented his submission to ECCV.

21-3 ICLR seminars: Talk 1: Skip RNN: Learning to Skip State Updates in Recurrent Neural Networks, by Victor Campos, Talk 2: Graph Attention Networks, by Guillem Cucurull

7-3 Xialei presents Learning to Segment Every Thing

21-2 Marc presents BIER – Boosting Independent Embeddings Robustly


7-2 Javad presents Apprentice: Using Knowledge Distillation Techniques To Improve Low-Precision Network Accuracy

31-1 Bogdan presents Photographic Image Synthesis with Cascaded Refinement Networks

25-1 Aitor presents ‘Learning to Synthesize a 4D RGBD Light Field from a Single Image‘ (ICCV)

17-1 Abel represents his work and we will discuss: Unsupervised Creation of Parameterized Avatars

12-1 Jan van Gemert presents a seminar.


20-12 Luis will present ‘progressive growing of GANs’

15-12 Abel will present: Interpretable and Globally Optimal Prediction for Textual Grounding using Image Concepts

and Lu will present: Memory-Augmented Attribute Manipulation Networks for Interactive Fashion Search

5-12 Fei will present Optical Flow with Semantic Segmentation and Localized Layers

30-11 Chenshen presents NIPS 2017: ‘Continual Learning with Deep Generative Replay’

and Kai will be present ACM-MM ‘Fluency-Guided Cross-Lingual Image Captioning’

24-11 Xialei and Yaxing present their work.

7-11 Deeper, Broader and Artier Domain Generalization

18-10 Presentation from Marco Buzzelli on his thesis research sofar.

11-10 Xialei on learning without forgetting

6-10 Marc on New Pattern Discovery

26-9 CVPR/ICCV meeting:
Focal Loss for Dense Object Detection, ICCV 2017 (Javad)
Top-down Visual Saliency Guided by Captions, CVPR 2017 (Carola)

20-9 CVPR/ICCV meeting:
Arbitrary Style Transfer in Real-time with Adaptive Instance Normalization ,ICCV2017 (Yaxing)
Adversarial Discriminative Domain Adaptation, CVPR 2017 (Oğuz)

15-9 CVPR/ICCV meeting:
Incremental Learning of Object Detectors without Catastrophic Forgetting, ICCV2017, (Xialei)
FC4: Fully Convolutional Color Constancy With Confidence-Weighted Pooling, CVPR 2017 (Rada)

15-9 Jan van Gemert is visiting and gives a seminar on ‘Active Decision Boundary Annotation with Deep Generative Models’

6-9 CVPR/ICCV meeting: CREST: Convolutional Residual Learning for Visual Tracking.(Lichao) Attend in groups: a weakly-supervised deep learning framework for learning from web data.(Lu) On Compressing Deep Models by Low Rank and Sparse Decomposition (Marc)

1-9 Abel Gonzalez presents his thesis work.

31-8 We will discuss the paper ‘YOLO9000: Better, Faster, Stronger’

22-7 Oguz presents his work

17-7 The CVC CVPR reading group.

10-7 We discuss the paper Learning Aligned Cross-Modal Representations from Weakly Aligned Data

29-6 Carola presents her work

22-6 Lichao presents his work, and we will discuss the paper ‘Unpaired Image-to-Image Translation using Cycle-Consistent Adversarial Networks’

8-6 Rada and Lu presents their work

25-5 Xialei presents his work

18-5 We will discuss the paper BEGAN: Boundary Equilibrium Generative Adversarial Networks

Marc presents his work

11-5 Yaxing presents his work on ‘Multiresolution GANs’

28-4 ICLR meeting3 (short presentations):

20-4 ICLR meeting2 (short presentations):
ENet: A Deep Neural Network Architecture for Real-Time Semantic Segmentation
Highway and Residual Networks learn Unrolled Iterative Estimation

18-4 We have a talk from Damien Muselet ‘Towards an Electronic Orientation Table: Using Features Extracted From the Image to Register Digital Elevation Model’

6-4 ICLR meeting (short presentations):
Understanding deep learning requires rethinking generalization
Learning Features of Music from Scratch
Understanding intermediate layers using linear classifier probes
Paying More Attention to Attention: Improving the Performance of Convolutional Neural Networks via Attention Transfer
Optimization as a model for few shot learning

31-3 Multimodal Compact Bilinear Pooling for Visual Question Answering and Visual Grounding Akira Fukui, Dong Huk Park, Daylen Yang, Anna Rohrbach, Trevor Darrell, Marcus Rohrbach

We also have a presentation of Marc Bolanos (UB).

24-3 Mask R-CNN Kaiming He, Georgia Gkioxari, Piotr Dollár, Ross Girshick

16-3 Perceptual Losses for Real-Time Style Transfer and Super-Resolution
Justin Johnson, Alexandre Alahi, Li Fei-Fei

9-3 PixelNet: Representation of the pixels, by the pixels, and for the pixels. Aayush Bansal, Xinlei Chen, Bryan Russell, Abhinav Gupta, Deva Ramanan

2-3 Presentation Juntung Pan (UPC) SalGAN: Visual Saliency Prediction with Generative Adversarial Networks

2-3 Unsupervised Pixel–Level Domain Adaptation with Generative Adversarial Networks Bousmalis, K., Silberman, N., Dohan, D., Erhan, D. and Krishnan, D.,

22-2 Recurrent Models of Visual Attention Volodymyr Mnih, Nicolas Heess, Alex Graves, Koray Kavukcuoglu

15-2 Instance-aware Semantic Segmentation via Multi-task Network Cascades Jifeng Dai Kaiming He Jian Sun

8-2 Highway Networks Rupesh Kumar Srivastava, Klaus Greff, Jurgen Schmidhuber

FractalNet: Ultra-Deep Neural Networks without Residuals Gustav Larsson, Michael Maire, Gregory Shakhnarovich

Densely Connected Convolutional Networks Gao Huang, Zhuang Liu, Kilian Q. Weinberger, Laurens van der Maaten

1-2 Unsupervised Domain Adaptation by Backpropagation, Yaroslav Ganin, Victor Lempitsky

25-1 Generating Videos with Scene Dynamics Carl Vondrick, Hamed Pirsiavash, Antonio Torralba

18-1 Generative Image Modeling using Style and Structure Adversarial Networks Xiaolong Wang, Abhinav Gupta


11-12** NIPS 2016 short presentations:**
Residual Networks Behave Like Ensembles of Relatively Shallow Networks
Training and Evaluating Multimodal Word Embeddings with Large-scale Web Annotated Images
Learning a Probabilistic Latent Space of Object Shapes via 3D Generative-Adversarial Modeling
Learning feed-forward one-shot learners
Visual Dynamics: Probabilistic Future Frame Synthesis via Cross Convolutional Networks
Domain Separation Networks
Coupled Generative Adversarial Networks
Learning the Number of Neurons in Deep Networks
Weight Normalization: A Simple Reparameterization to Accelerate Training of Deep Neural Networks
SoundNet: Learning Sound Representations from Unlabeled Video

29-11 NIPS 2016 short presentations:
Learning What and Where to Draw
R-FCN: Object Detection via Region-based Fully Convolutional Networks
Single-Image Depth Perception in the Wild
PerforatedCNNs: Acceleration through Elimination of Redundant Convolutions
CliqueCNN: Deep Unsupervised Exemplar Learning
Learning to learn by gradient descent by gradient descent
Conditional Image Generation with PixelCNN Decoders
Improved Techniques for Training GANs

23-11 Learning without Forgetting Zhizhong Li, Derek Hoiem

10-11 You only look once: Unified, real-time object detection Redmon, J., Divvala, S., Girshick, R. and Farhadi, A.,

SSD: Single shot multibox detector Liu, W., Anguelov, D., Erhan, D., Szegedy, C., Reed, S., Fu, C.Y. and Berg, A.C.

3-11 XNOR-Net: ImageNet Classification Using Binary Convolutional Neural Networks Mohammad Rastegari, Vicente Ordonez, Joseph Redmon, Ali Farhadi

20-10 Learning local feature descriptors with triplets and shallow convolutional neural networks Vassileios Balntas, Edgar Riba, Daniel Ponsa and Krystian Mikolajczyk

6-10 Social LSTM: Human Trajectory Prediction in Crowded Spaces, A. Alahi, K. Goel, V. Ramanathan, A. Robicquet, L. Fei-Fei, S. Savarese

28-9 LSTM introduction (for example here).

21-9 Show and tell: A neural image caption generator Oriol Vinyals, Alexander Toshev, Samy Bengio, Dumitru Erhan

Sequence to Sequence Learning with Neural Networks Ilya Sutskever, Oriol Vinyals, Quoc V. Le

8-9 DenseCap: Fully Convolutional Localization Networks for Dense Captioning Justin Johnson, Andrej Karpathy, Li Fei-Fei

27-7 Fully-Convolutional Siamese Networks for Object Tracking Luca Bertinetto, Jack Valmadre, Joao F. Henriques, Andrea Vedaldi, Philip H. S. Torr

20-7 Generative adversarial text to image synthesis. Reed, Scott, Zeynep Akata, Xinchen Yan, Lajanugen Logeswaran, Bernt Schiele, and Honglak Lee.

13-7 Delving Deep into Rectifiers: Surpassing Human-Level Performance on ImageNet Classification Kaiming He, Xiangyu Zhang, Shaoqing Ren, Jian Sun