[visionlist] CFP (extended deadline) 1st International Workshop on Adaptive Shot Learning for Gesture Understanding and Production (In conjunction with IEEE FG 2017)

Apologies for multiple copies************************************************************CALL FOR PAPERS (extended deadline)1st International Workshop on Adaptive Shot Learning for Gesture Understanding and ProductionASL4GUP 2017In conjunction with IEEE FG 2017May 30, 2017, Washington DC, USAhttps://engineering.purdue.edu/ASL4GUPContact: jpwachs@purdue.edu________________IMPORTANT DATES________________Submission Deadline: Feb 8, 2017 (extended deadline)Notification of Acceptance: March 1, 2017Camera Ready: March 8, 2017Workshop: May 30, 2017________________SCOPE________________In the aim of natural interaction with machines, a framework must be developed to include the adaptability humans portray to understand gestures from context, from a single observation or from multiple observations. This is also referred as adaptive shot learning Ð the ability to adapt the mechanism of recognition to a barely seen gesture, well-known or entirely unknown. Of particular interest to the community are zero-shot and one-shot learning, given that most work has been done in the N-shot learning scenario. The workshop aims to encourage works that focus on the way in which humans produce gestures Ð the kinematic and biomechanical characteristics, and the cognitive process involved when perceiving, remembering and replicating them. We invite submission of papers presenting original research in the aforementioned theme.________________TOPICS________________Topics of interest (but not limited to):* One and zero shot recognition;* Gesture production from context or single observation;* EEG based gesture recognition* Context modeling from gesture languages;* Holistic approaches to gesture modeling and recognition;* Human-like gesture production and recognition;* Gesture based robotic control and interfaces________________SUBMISSIONS________________Submissions may be up to 8 pages, in accordance with the IEEE FG conference format. Papers longer than six pages will be subject to a page fee (100 USD per page) for the extra pages (two max). We welcome regular, position and applications papers.  Submission through:http://ift.tt/2jmp72p papers will be included in the Proceedings of IEEE FG 2017 & Workshops and will be sent for inclusion into the IEEE Xplore digital library. Selected papers will be also invited for a full submission to a special issue in a leading journal in the field of machine learning and cognition.________________ORGANIZERS________________Juan P Wachs (Purdue University, USA); jpwachs@purdue.eduRichard Voyles (Purdue University, USA); rvoyles@purdue.eduSusan Fussell (Cornell University, USA); sfussell@cornell.eduIsabelle Guyon (UniversitŽ Paris-Saclay, France); guyon@clopinet.comSergio Escalera (Computer Vision Center and University of Barcelona, Spain); sergio.escalera.guerrero@gmail.com________________Program Committee________________1. Nadia Bianchi-Berthouze, University College London, UK (confirmed)2. Albert Ali Salah, Bogazici University, Turkey  (confirmed)3. Adar Pelah, University of York, UK   (confirmed)4. Hugo Jair Escalante, INAOE, Mexico   (confirmed)5. Jun Wan, Insitute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China (confirmed)6. Miriam Zacksenhouse, Technion, Israel (confirmed)7. Marta Mejail, Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA), Argentina (confirmed)8. Tamar Flash, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel (confirmed)9. Luigi Gallo, Institutes of the National Research Council, Italy (confirmed)10. Mathew Turk, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA (confirmed)11. Daniel Gill, University of Winchester (UK) (confirmed)12. Ray Perez, Office of Naval Research (ONR) – USA (confirmed)13. Daniel Foti (Purdue) – USA (confirmed)14. Yael Edan (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev) – Israel (confirmed).

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