EMC2 is supporting WIAMIS 2012

EMC2 is sponsoring the 13th International Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services (WIAMIS 2012), to be held in Dublin City University, Ireland on the 23rd - 25th of May. WIAMIS is one of the main international events for the presentation and discussion of the latest technological advances in interactive multimedia services. The objective of the workshop is to bring together researchers and developers from academia and industry working in the areas of image, video and audio applications.

EMC2 is organizing a panel session entitled 'What 3D Industry Needs from Research' with the participation of:

  • Benoit Michel, Belgium, Editor of Stereoscopy News
  • Maryline Clare-Charrier, 3Dlive project leader, France Telecom R&D Orange Labs
  • Gavin Duffy, Director RealSim Ltd., Ireland
  • Francois Pitie, Sigmedia Group, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

The session will take place on the 23rd of May 2012 at 16:30 and will be chaired by the administrator of EMC2 Dr George Whale.


EMC2 in Korea IT Times

Korea IT Times -- a monthly English-language IT journal from Korea that is distributed in more than 150 countries around the world -- has published an article on EMC2.

The article features an interview with Professor Gaël Richard (Telecom ParisTech) and Professor Kim Hyoung-joong from our partner university, the University of Korea. Professors Richard and Kim inform the Korean and Asian audience about EMC2's efforts to raise funds from the industry and its plans to establish an entrepreneurship-flavoured PhD programme under the European Erasmus Mundus funding programme.

The full article can be found here.