Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV 2020)

This year’s Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision took place in Aspen, Colorado from the 1st to the 5th of March. This Conference is “the IEEE’s and the PAMI-TC’s premier meeting on applications of computer vision”. The CVC researchers that attended were PhD students Lei Kang, Raúl Gómez, Edgar Riba and Andrés Mafla.

The papers presented were the following: 

L. Kang, M. Rusiñol, A. Fornés, P. Riba, M. Villegas (2019): Unsupervised Writer Adaptation for Synthetic-to-Real Handwritten Word Recognition

R. Gómez, J. Gibert, L. Gómez, D. Karatzas (2019): Exploring Hate Speech Detection in Multimodal Publications

E. Riba, D. Mishkin, D. Ponsa, E. Rublee, G. Bradski (2019): Kornia: an Open Source Differentiable Computer Vision Library for PyTorch

A. Mafla, S. Dey, A.F. Biten, L. Gómez, D. Karatzas (2019): Fine-grained Image Classification and Retrieval by Combining Visual and Locally Pooled Textual Features


AllRead MLT in the Media

Our new spin-off specialized in detecting and digitising text in images, AllRead Machine Learning Technologies (AllRead MLT), has been featured in different press and websites:

Agencia EFE (04.12.2019): AllRead, la startup que enseña a leer a las máquinas para ahorrar costes a las empresas

Iberoeconomía (05.12.2019): AllRead quiere enseñar a leer a las máquinas para ahorrar costos

Comunicación y Marketing (04.12.2019): AllRead, la startup que reduce costes enseñando a leer a las máquinas

Voz Populi (11.01.2020): Cerca de 40 de las 100 startups más innovadoras del país son catalanas

IAG Cargo Magazine (17.01.2020): Reading the supply chain

Innovadores (La Razón) (06.02.2020): El ‘ojo’ español que controla los contenedores de mercancías de Iberia y British Airways

La Vanguardia (08.12.2020): AllRead MLT, cuando la lectura inteligente de datos se hace realidad