SPEAR: An Open-Source Photorealistic Simulator for Embodied AI

Intel Labs develops the Simulator for Photorealistic Embodied AI Research (SPEAR) with the collaboration of the Computer Vision Center (CVC), Kujiale and the Technical University of Munich. This highly realistic, open-source simulation platform accelerates the training and validation of embodied AI systems in indoor domains. SPEAR can be downloaded under an open-source MIT license and customised … Read more

AI4ALL Demoday 2022

La quarta edició del programa Intel·ligència artificial aplicada a la indústria (AI4ALL) ha arribat a la seva fi aquest 22 de desembre de 2022, després de 4 messos de fromació teòrica i pràctica al voltant dels reptes i oportunitats de negoci de la Intel·ligència Artificial. A l’acte final del programa, els participants han presentat els seus … Read more

Dr. Vacit Oğuz Yazıcı winner of the Pioner Awards 2022

Dr. Vacit Oğuz Yazıcı, CVC alumni, has been recognised by the CERCA Institute – Centres de Recerca de Catalunya –, with a Pioner Award for the commercial contribution of his thesis to the fashion industry. A research project that delves into the application of artificial intelligence (AI) for improving two different processes associated with image … Read more

Present and future of Artificial Intelligence – Dr Josep Lladós featured at “Fet a Mida” – La Xarxa TV

Dr Josep Lladós, CVC director, participated in the TV programme “Fet a Mida” of the Local Television Network of Catalonia. He took part in a round table about Artificial Intelligence, along with Dr Karina Gibert, IDEAI-UPC director and Joan Mas, CIDAI director. You can watch the programme here (in Catalan). The round table starts at … Read more

CVC at Deep Learning Barcelona Symposium 2022

Once again CVC is participating in Deep Learning Barcelona Symposium (DLBCN) held at the UPC-Campus Nord, Barcelona, on 19 December. The event aims to showcase research on deep learning carried out by scientists in/from Barcelona (Scientists who currently work in Barcelona or who pursued part of their studies or career in Barcelona). This unique meeting gathers researchers … Read more

5 CVC researchers, among the top 5.000 researchers in Spain and Spaniards abroad according to the CSIC ranking

The Spanish National Council of Scientific Research (CSIC) has released the new edition of its Researchers in Spain and Spaniards Abroad ranking. This 2023 edition places five CVC researchers among the top 5.000 Spanish and foreign research scientists who do research in Spanish organizations ranked according to their profile indicators in the Google Scholar database. … Read more

CVC has successfully renewed the accreditation “Excellence in HR” of the European Commission

CVC has successfully fulfilled the HRS4R accreditation renewal process. The “Excellence in Human Resources” seal is an accreditation awarded by the European Commission to institutions and research centres that excel in implementing good human resources practices.  The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers (HRS4R) supports institutions and research centers in implementing the European Charter & Code … Read more

CVC facilitates a sustainable menstruation toilet

The Computer Vision Center (CVC) is firmly committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. CVC’s vision on gender stands on equal treatment for everybody independently of their gender identity, sexual orientation or gender expression. We work to create an inclusive space where everyone can feel safe and comfortable.     Being aware of the negative impact of non-reusable menstruation options for the … Read more

El CVC, guardonat amb el premi AmicsUAB

El Centre de Visió per Computador (CVC) ha estat reconegut per l’associació Amics UAB amb el premi “Col·lectiu UAB”, dirigit a institucions que treballen millorant els serveis prestats a la Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). Aquest premi reconeix la feina realitzada pel col·lectiu del CVC durant els seus 27 anys d’història, la seva vinculació amb … Read more