[visionlist] 5th April BMVA Technical Meeting on Robotics and Vision

Daniel ALEXANDER D.Alexander at cs.ucl.ac.uk
Mon Feb 27 09:50:39 GMT 2006


BMVA
      British Machine Vision Association and Society for Pattern Recognition




                             Robotics and Vision

    One Day BMVA symposium at the British Computer Society, 5 Southampton
                    Street, London, UK on 5th April 2006.

                           www.bmva.ac.uk/meetings
      Co-sponsored by: IEE, BARA, BCS, Imaging Faraday
      Chair:      Prof. John Illingworth (University of Surrey)

      10.00       Registration and coffee
      10.25       Welcome and Introduction
           10.30       Robot Vision - Vision or Robotics?
           Prof Henrik I Christensen, EURON coordinator, Stockholm
      11.15 Use of stereo vision in agricultural robotics.
                          Dr Andrew Peacock and Dr Alan Green, IceRobotics

A  "hands-on" robotic surgery system for uni-condylar knee
                  replacement surgery.
      Prof Brian Davies, Imperial College

      12.15       Lunch
      13.30   Using Scene Appearance in SLAM.
      Dr Paul Newman, University of Oxford.
           14.00       Active Vision for Robots and Wearables
      Dr Walterio Mayal-Cuevas, University of Bristol.
      14.30 Visual SLAM for the Humanoid Robot HRP-2
      Dr Andrew Davison, Imperial College
      15.00       Tea

Inspection technologies for autonomous underwater vehicles: Concepts
           and sea trials
                 Dr Jonathon Evans, Heriot-Watt University

      15.50   Reasoning for Visual Robotics.

           Dr Tim Guhl, Imperial College
Closing remarks and finish


REGISTRATION FORM:     5 April 2006 Meeting

Please return this form to Leanne Pring, Royston Parkin,  95  Queen  Street,
Sheffield, S1 1WG, Tel 0114 272 0306, Fax 0114 272  6158  or  via  email  to
BMVA at roystonparkin.co.uk. The meeting is free to members of the BMVA and co-
sponsoring associations (IEE, BARA, BCS, Imaging Faraday Partnership) but  a
charge of £20 is payable by non-members. A sandwich lunch is available at  a
cost of £5 and should be booked in advance. When registering please  enclose
a cheque for the appropriate amount made payable  to  "The  British  Machine
Vision Association".

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