2016 Bilateral Workshop between Tohoku University and National Tsing Hua University



Scedule: 25-26 October, 2016

Venue: Akiu Resort Hotel Sakan
    Yumoto Akiu, Taihaku-Ku, Sendai 982-0241, Japan

Scientific Program:

      Organized session only: We do not accept submissions from non-invited speakers.

    25 October, 2016

      10:20-10:30 Opening [Meeting Room Horai]

        Prof. Takeshi Tokuyama (Dean of Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University)
        Prof. Nen-Fu Huang (Dean of College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University)

      10:30-12:00 Plenary Session [Meeting Room Horai]

        10:30-11:15:Prof. Kentaro Inui (Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University)
          Title: Commonsense reasoning for natural language understanding
        11:15-12:00 Prof. Jason S. Chang (Dept. of Computer Sciece, National Tsing Hua University)
          Title: Inducing synchronous pattern grammar MT and by MT

      12:00-13:30 Lunch

      13:30-15:10 Session 1 [Meeting Room Horai]

        13:30-13:55 Prof. Ryo Yoshinaka (GSIS, Tohoku University)
          Title: Distributional learning of context-free grammars and beyond
        13:55-14:20 Prof. C.-T. Candy Hsu (Dept. of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University)
          Title: Semantic image segmentation by jointly exploiting supervised and transferrable knowledge
        14:20-14:45 Prof. Yi-Wen Liu (Dept. of Electrical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University)
          Title: Peculiar wave scattering phenomena in the cochlea
        14:45-15:10 Dr. Cesar Daniel (RIEC, Tohoku University, Japan)
          Title: Physical models for the synthesis of spatial audio from microphone array recordings

      15:10-15:30 Break

      15:30-17:10 Session 2 (Meeting Room Horai)

        15:30-15:55 Prof. Hwann-Tzong Chen (Dept. of Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University)
          Title: Coarse-to-fine human pose estimation
        15:55-16:20 Prof. Koichi Ito (GSIS, Tohoku University, Japan)
          Title: Brain MRI image analysis and its application to age estimation
        16:20-16:45 Prof. Chi-Chun Lee (Dept. of Electrical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University)
          Title: Deriving human behavior informatics using audio-video data: challenges and opportunities
        16:45-17:10 Prof. Yuya Seki (GSIS, Tohoku University, Japan)
          Title: Modularity maximization in community detection using quantum annealing

      19:30-21:30 Banquet

    26 October, 2016

      8:30-12:30 Plenary General Discussions

Co-sponsered by

    College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
    Graduate School of Information Sciences (GSIS), Tohoku University, Japan