Program (final)

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

17:00 Registration open
18:00 Welcome and introduction
  Prof.Bernd Jähne, Member Board EMVA, Heidelberg Collaboratory for Image Processing (HCI), Heidelberg University, Germany (Chair)
18:05 Dr. Alfredo Montanari, Managing Director of the Bologna Business School
18:25 Dr. Francesco Montanari, Chief Marketing Officer, Datalogic
18:45 "Italian Evening"
  Prof. Rita Cucchiara, President of the Italian Association for Research on Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning (CVPL)
19:05 Local institutes and companies present themselves:
- CVLab @DISI  Prof. Luigi di Stefano, Dept. of Computer Science, Bologna University, Bologna
- Sacmi Vision Systems  Donato Laico, Sacmi Imola S.C.
- T3LAB-VISIONLAB: The open-innovation computer vision laboratory  Luca Piccinini, T3LAB, Bologna
- The Laboratory of Vision Systems for Mechatronics  Prof. Giovanna Sansoni, Brescia University, Brescia
- Injenia - Machine Learning Team  Alessandro Chiarini, Injenia SRL, Bologna
- IIT - Pattern Analysis and Computer Vision   Dr. Matteo Bustreo, Instituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Genova
- Industrial Vision Systems  Valeriano Ballardini, Specialvideo SRL, Imola
- The SARAS Project  Dr. Francesco Setti, Dept. of Computer Science, Verona University, Verona
- AImage lab Research Activities  Dr. Lorenzo Baraldi, AImage Lab, Modena University, Modena
- A new method of fruit selection based on Halcon deep learning function  Dr. Vittorio Sala, iMAGE S SPA, Mariano Comense
19:30 approx. Evening get together with finger food, posters, demos and networking

Thursday, September 6, 2018

08:00 Registration open
08:45 Welcome and introduction
Prof. Luigi di Stefano, Dept. of Computer Science, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy
09:00 Traceability for Industry 4.0: Barcode and beyond (Keynote talk)
Michele Leoni, Global Product Business Developer Manufacturing, Datalogic, Bologna, Italy
09:40 Object Detection on Supermarket Shelves with a Deep Network
Chiara Fend, University of Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany / Ali Moghiseh, Henrike Stephani, Thomas Weibel, Fraunhofer Institute of Industrial Mathematics, Kaiserslautern, Germany
10:00 Automatic Visual Control of Tyres
Vincenzo Boffa, Alessandro Held, Daniele Pecoraro, Fabio Regoli, Pirelli Tyre, Milan, Italy / Valeriano Ballardini, Guiseppe Tozzi, Specialvideo, Imola, Italy
10:20 Coffee break / exhibition / posters & demos
11:00 Fast Optical Multi-Sensor Simulation with Application to Quality and Assembly Inspection
Steffen Sauer, Fraunhofer IFF, Magdeburg, Germany / Michael Heizmann, KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany
11:20 Data Fusion Approaches for Optical Surface Inspection
Beate Dutschk, Matthäus Pordzik, Michael Heizmann, KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany
11:40 Variational Depth and Normal Fusion Algorithms for 3D Reconstruction
Doris Antensteiner, Svorad Stolc, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, Vienna / Thomas Pock, Technical University of Graz,
Graz, Austria

12:00 Event-Based Vision: the Next Step in Industry 4.0
Simone Lavizzari, Christoph Posch, Prophesee, Paris, France
12:20 Poster & demo teasers
- SuaKIT: Deep Learning Software Library for Machine Vision  Hanjun Kim, SUALAB Co. Ltd., Seoul, South Korea
- Deep Learning-based hand gesture recognition for collaborative robots  Cristina Nuzzi, Brescia University, Brescia, Italy
- Towards a safety system for robotic cells based on multiple Time-of-Flight (ToF) cameras and point clouds analysis  
Dr. Simone Pasinetti, Brescia University, Brescia, Italy

- Inline Occlusion Handling for Light Field Depth Estimation  Hendrik Schilling, HCI, Heidelberg University, Germany
- Visual Target Detection Based on YOLOv4 for Automatic Wheelchair Driving  Huimin Lu, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Kitakyushu, Japan
12:30 Lunch break / exhibition / posters & demos
14:00 Robots, Vision and Industry 4.0 (Keynote talk)
Prof. Paolo Rocco, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
14:40 Hyperpectral Imaging for Automatic Visual Inspection (invited talk)
Dr. Robin Gruna, Fraunhofer IOSB, Karlsruhe, Germany
15:00 Using Uncooled InGaAs SWIR Image Sensors for Solving New Challenges in Machine Vision
Sébastien Frasse-Sombet, Cyrille Bonvalot, Sofradir, Châtenay-Malabry, France / Clémence Boudot, ATD Electronique, Chatou, France
15:20 Coffee break / exhibition / posters & demos
16:00 3D Sensing from Images
Matteo Poggi, Fabio Tosi, Stefano Mattoccia, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
16:20 Deep Learning as Substitute for CRF-Regularization in 3D Image Processing
Daniel Soukup, Svorad Stolc, Petra Thanner, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, Vienna, Austria
16:40 Domain Adaptation by a Semantic-Aware GAN
Pierluigi Zama Ramirez, Alessio Tonioni, Luigi Di Stefano, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
17:00 Large-Scale 3D Semantic Mapping
Daniele De Gregorio, Pierluigi Zama Ramirez, Luigi Di Stefano, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
17:20 Poster & demo teasers
- LED Illumination for the SWIR and Hyperspectral Markets  James Gardiner, Metaphase Technologies, Bristol, USA
- High Dynamic Imaging without Cooling - pco.panda 4.2  Daniel Kirchhöfer, PCO AG, Kelheim, Germany
- EMVA's new open lens communication standard  Prof. Bernd Jähne, HCI, Heidelberg University, Germany
- EMVA 1288 Test Equipment  Prof. Bernd Jähne, HCI, Heidelberg University, Germany
- EU Project TULIPP: Towards Ubiquitous Low-power Image Processing Platforms  Boitumelo Ruf, Fraunhofer IOSB, Karlsruhe, Germany
- Embedded Vision Components - Discussion about hardware requirements for new machine vision systems  
Carsten Strampe, Imago Technologies GmbH, Friedberg, Germany
17:30 Evening get together with finger food / exhibition / posters & demos

Friday, September 7, 2018

09:00 Experiences into Bringing Artificial Vision Everywhere (keynote talk)
Prof. Oscar Deniz Suárez, VISILAB, Ciudad Real, Spain
09:40 Metrological Camera Calibration Paradigm
Alexey Pak, Fraunhofer IOSB, Karlsruhe, Germany
10:00 Extending EMVA 1288 Camera Characterization to UV, SWIR, and Polarization Imaging
Bernd Jähne, HCI, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany
10:20 Coffee break / exhibition / posters & demos
11:00 Vision Standards Session - Introduction (invited)
Jochem Herrmann, President EMVA, Barcelona, Spain, and Adimec, The Netherlands
11:10 Embedded Machine Vision Interface Standard (invited talk)
Arnaud Darmont, Standard Manager EMVA, Barcelona, Spain
11:30 GenICam goes Embedded (invited talk)
Dr. Friedrich Dierks, Basler AG, Ahrensburg, Germany
11:50 VDMA OPC Vision Initiative - Companion Specification for Integrating Machine Vision into the Production Process (invited talk)
Dr. Horst Heinol-Heikkinen, ASENTICS Vision Group, Siegen, and VDMA, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
12:10 Panel Discussion on Current and Future Needs of Standards
Moderation: Prof. Bernd Jähne, HCI Heidelberg University, Germany
12:30 Closing Remarks, Announcement of Location and Focal Topic of the 4th European Machine Vision Forum in 2019
12:40 Farewell lunch / exhibition / posters & demos