Dr Dimosthenis Karatzas receives an Amazon Research Award

CVC’s Associate Director, Dr Dimosthenis Karatzas has received an Amazon Research Award for his proposal “Multipage and Multilingual Document Visual Question Answering” for the second time in a row. Amazon Research Awards is a program that provides unrestricted funds and AWS Promotional Credits to academic researchers investigating research topics across several disciplines. This award will … Read more

New algorithm for the automated detection and classification of multi-cell phytoliths using AI

A new study shows that it is possible to automate the detection and classification of phytoliths with a high level of accuracy, up to a species level. The article, in which collaborates the CVC researcher Dr Felipe Lumbreras, together with researchers from the Landscape Archaeology Research Group (GIAP-ICAC), the Catalan Institute of Classical (ICAC), the … Read more

CVC’s Equality Plan & Equality Web Portal

In alignment with our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion, the CVC’s Equality Committee is pleased to announce the CVC’s Equality Plan (2021-2022)  👉 Check it out in English | Catalan | Spanish CVC’s Equality Plan (2021-2025), which serves as a roadmap for our actions, aims to guarantee comprehensive gender and equal opportunities for everyone … Read more

Alex Gómez-Villa presenta “¿Sueñan las máquinas con ilusiones visuales?” en la Noche Europea de la Investigación

El pasado 30 de septiembre, el CVC participó en la #EuropeanResearchersNight🌙 con un taller sobre IA 🤖 y percepción 👁️‍🗨️ “¿Sueñan las máquinas con ilusiones visuales?” impartido por nuestra PhD Alex Gomez-Villa, apoyada por nuestra especialista en Comunicación Científica Laura Martín Montañez en CosmoCaixa, Museo de la Ciencia. Aunque el taller estaba dirigido a público … Read more

CVC women researchers included in the Special issue ‘Women in AI’ (MDPI journal)

The paper 📄 ‘Recognition of the Mental Workloads of Pilots in the Cockpit Using EEG Signals’, by our #CVCPeople Dr Aura Hernandez Sabaté and Dr Debora Gil (& José Yauri), was published in the ‘#WomeninAI‘ special issue, MDPI Open Access Journal. This issue features 17 research articles on the field of #AI that have a woman as the first author. Read the paper ➡️ https://www.mdpi.com/2076-3417/12/5/2298/htm

Master in Computer Vision presentation 2022

The 2022-2023 promotion of the Master in Computer Vision had its official kick-off last Friday 30th of September at the Computer Vision Center. In this welcome session, students had the opportunity to introduce themselves and get to know more about their course and all the institutions involved in the master’s organisation. The Master in Computer … Read more

CVC joins CERCAGINYS, the new access platform to the facilities of the 41 CERCA centres

The CVC is one of the 41 research centres that are part of CERCA’s new scientific and technical services platform: CERCAGINYS.   CERCAGINYS platform aims to optimize access to these facilities for the Catalan scientific community and, especially, to the industrial sector offering the services of highly qualified technical personnel. At the moment, the platform … Read more

9th Annual Catalan Meeting on Computer Vision (ACMCV 2022)

The 9th Annual Catalan Meeting on Computer Vision (ACMCV 2022) took place this year on September 19. The event organised by the Computer Vision Center (CVC), in collaboration with the coordinators of the Master in Computer Vision (MCV) of several Catalan universities (UAB, UOC, UPC and UPF), brings together the computer vision community of Catalonia, … Read more

El CVC acull l’acte inaugural de la quarta edició del programa AI4ALL

El Centre de Visió per Computador va acollir el passat tretze de setembre l’acte d’inauguració de la quarta edició del programa especialitzat en intel·ligència artificial aplicada a la indústria (AI4ALL). Un programa formatiu que té com a objectiu fomentar l’emprenedoria en aquest sector emergent. El director general d’Innovació i Economia Digital de la Generalitat de … Read more