iV&L Net COST Action IC1307

The European Network on Integrating Vision and Language: Combining Computer Vision and Language Processing For Advanced Search, Retrieval, Annotation and Description of Visual Data (2014-2017)

The explosive growth of visual and textual data (both on the World Wide Web and held in private repositories by diverse institutions and companies) has led to urgent requirements in terms of search, processing and […]


Interactive Semantic Video Search with a Large Thesaurus of Machine-Learned Audio-Visual Concepts (2007-2010)

Video is vital to society and economy. It plays a key role in the news, cultural heritage documentaries and surveillance, and it will soon be the natural form of communication for the Internet and mobile phones. Digital video will bring more formats and opportunities and it […]



Human-expressive representations of motion and their evaluation in sequences (2006-2009)

HERMES concentrates on how to extract descriptions of human behaviour from videos in a restricted discourse domain, such as (i) pedestrians crossing inner-city roads and pedestrians approaching or waiting at stops of busses or trams, and (ii) humans in indoor worlds like an airport hall, a train station, or […]