7 November 2002
10.00 10.30 registration - welcome coffee
10.30 10.40 Welcome - G. Salerno, FUB director
10.40 10.50 COST 275 presentation; logistic info etc.
10.50 11.15 demo areas short presentation
KEYNOTE - BIOMETRICS 1
11.15 11.45 A PROPOSAL FOR STRUCTURED ACTIVITIES IN
BIOMETRIC IDENTITY AUTHENTICATION
*B. Dorizzi, **A.M. Ariyaeeinia
*Institut National des Télécommunications, France
**University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
SPECIAL SESSION - Towards a European Framework Project (1)
11.45 13.00 Status, Europe & USA, co-operation vs competition
13.00 14.30 lunch
SESSION 1.A – Biometrics over the Internet
14.30 14.45 METHODOLOGY FOR EVALUATING SPEAKER VERIFICATION
ROBUSTNESS OVER IP NETWORKS
*L. Besacier, *P. Mayorga, **J.F. Bonastre, **C. Fredouille
*GEOD Team - Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble, France
**LIA – University of Avignon, France
14.45 15.00 ASSESSMENT OF SPEAKER VERIFICATION DEGRADATION DUE TO
PACKET LOSS IN THE CONTEXT OF WIRELESS MOBILE DEVICES
*N.W.D. Evans, *J.S. Mason, **R. Auckenthaler, ***R. Stapert
*University of Wales Swansea, United Kingdom
**Ubiquity, Newport, United Kingdom
***Aculab, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
15.00 15.15 DATA TRANSMISSION IN BIOMETRICS OVER THE INTERNET
J. Siau, A.M. Ariyaeeinia
University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
KEYNOTE - FACE RECOGNITION
15.15 15.45 ON REPRESENTATION SPACES FOR SVM BASED FACE VERIFICATION
J.Kittler, A. Kostin, M. Sadeghi
University of Surrey, United Kingdom
15.45 16.15 coffee break - demo area
SESSION 1.B – FACE RECOGNITION (1)
16.15 16.30 A STATE-OF-THE-ART NEURAL NETWORK FOR
ROBUST FACE VERIFICATION
C. Marcel, S. Marcel S. Bengio
Dalle Molle Institute for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence (IDIAP), Switzerland
16.30 16.45 FRONTAL FACE DETECTION ALGORITHMS BASED ON SUPPORT
VECTOR MACHINES AND MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD
E. Loutas, C. Kotropoulos, N. Bassiou, I. Pitas
Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
SESSION 1.C – FACE RECOGNITION (2)
16.45 17.00 FACE VERIFICATION USING MLP AND SVM: A COMPARISON
F. Cardinaux, S. Marcel
Dalle Molle Institute for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence (IDIAP), Switzerland
17.00 17.15 ASSESSMENT OF ICONIC IMAGE-BASED FACE RECOGNITION
*M. Tistarelli, **E. Grosso
*DAP - University of Sassari, Italy
**DIST - University of Genova, Italy
17.15 17.30 FACE RECOGNITION USING FUSION
G. Sazaklis, S.C.A. Thomopoulos
Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, NCSR Demokritos, Athens, Greece
20.15 0.00 social dinner
8 November 2002
KEYNOTE - FUSION
9.15 9.45 FUSION OF INTRAMODAL AND INTERMODAL EXPERTS IN PERSONAL IDENTITY AUTHENTICATION SYSTEMS
*J.Kittler, *K. Messer, **J. Czyz
*University of Surrey, United Kingdom
**Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
SESSION 2.A - FUSION
9.45 10.00 A BIOMETRIC IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM BASED ON
THE FUSION OF HAND AND PALM FEATURES
*S. Ribarić, **D. Ribarić, ***N. Pavešić
*Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia
**Intelligent Informatics Systems, Zagreb, Croatia
***Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
10.00 10.15 IDENTITY VERIFICATION BY FUSION OF BIOMETRIC DATA:
ON-LINE SIGNATURES AND SPEECH
*M. Fuentes, **D. Mostefa, **J. Kharroubi, *S. Garcia-Salicetti, *B. Dorizzi, **G. Chollet
*Institut National des Télé, France
**ENST, Lab. CNRS-LTCI, France
KEYNOTE - Speaker Recognition: Assessment
10.15 10.45 NIST’S ASSESSMENT OF TEXT INDEPENDENT SPEAKER RECOGNITION PERFORMANCE
M. Przybocki
NIST, USA
10.45 11.15 coffee break - demo area
SESSION 2.B - SPEAKER RECOGNITION (1)
11.15 11.30 ON FEATURE SELECTION FOR SPEAKER VERIFICATION
A. Cohen, Y. Zigel
Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel
11.30 11.45 NONLINEAR SPEECH PROCESSING APPLIED TO
SPEAKER RECOGNITION
*M. Faúndez-Zanuy, **A. Esposito
*Escola Universitaria Politecnica de Mataro – EUPMT, Spain
**International Institute for Advanced Scientific Studies – IIASS, Italy
KEYNOTE - Speaker Recognition
11.45 12.15 A BAYESIAN FRAMEWORK FOR OPTIMIZING THE JOINT PROBABILITY OF SPEAKER AND SPEECH RECOGNITION HYPOTHESESA
L. Heck
NUANCE, USA
SESSION 2.C - SPEAKER RECOGNITION (2)
12.15 12.30 A BAYESIAN NETWORK APPROACH FOR COMBINING PITCH AND SPECTRAL ENVELOPE FEATURES FOR SPEAKER VERIFICATION
M. Arcienega, A. Drygajlo
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology of Lausanne, Switzerland
12.30 12.45 USER CUSTOMIZED PASSWORD HMM BASED
SPEAKER VERIFICATION
M. F. BenZeghiba, H. Bourlard
Dalle Molle Institute for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence (IDIAP), Switzerland
12.45 14.15 lunch
SESSION 2.D - MULTIMODALITY, INTERFACES, DATABASES
14.15 14.30 ADAPTIVE USER AGENTS FOR
BIOMETRIC AUTHENTICATIONS
N.J. Mavity, M.C. Fairhurst, F. Deravi
University of Kent, United Kingdom
14.30 14.45 BIOMETRIC SENSORS EVALUATION: USER PSYCHOLOGY AS A KEY FACTOR IN DETERMINING THE SUCCESS OF AN APPLICATION
*J. Ashbourn, **M. Savastano
*Avanti, UK
**Institute of Bio-structure and Bio-images (IBB) of CNR, Italia
14.45 15.00 STRUCTURAL CONSTRAINTS FOR NOISE RESISTANT
MULTI-MODAL VERIFICATION
C. Sanderson
Dalle Molle Institute for Perceptual Artificial Intelligence (IDIAP), Switzerland
15.00 15.15 MCYT: A MULTIMODAL BIOMETRIC DATABASE
*J. Ortega, *D. Simón, *M. Faúndez, **V. Espinosa, **A. Satué,
***I. Hernáez, ***J.-J. Igarza, ****C. Vivaracho, ****Q-I. Moro
*Biometrics Research Lab. – ATVS, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
**Escuela Universitaria Politécnica de Mataró, Barcelona, Spain
***Universidad del País Vasco / Euskal Herriko Unibertitateo, Spain
****Universidad de Valladolid, Spain
15.15 15.30 BIOMETRIC DATA COLLECTION FOR
BIMODAL APPLICATIONS
P. Cosi, E. Magno Caldognetto, G. Tisato, C. Zmarich
ISTC-SPFD Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy
15.30 16.00 SPECIAL SESSION - Towards a European Framework Project (2)
Further actions - Round table
16.00 16.05 CLOSING