Keynote at MOBIVIS
We are excited to announce that our Keynote speaker at MOBIVIS 2012 will be Prof. Bernd Girod, Professor of Electrical Engineering and (by courtesy) Computer Science at Stanford University, California. He has published over 450 conference and journal papers, as well as 5 books, receiving the EURASIP Signal Processing Best Paper Award in 2002, the IEEE Multimedia Communication Best Paper Award in 2007, the EURASIP Image Communication Best Paper Award in 2008, the EURASIP Signal Processing Most Cited Paper Award in 2008, as well as the EURASIP Technical Achievement Award in 2004 and the Technical Achievement Award of the IEEE Signal Processing Society in 2011. Prof. Girod is a Fellow of the IEEE, a EURASIP Fellow, and a member of the German National Academy of Sciences (Leopoldina).
His current research interests are in the areas of video compression, networked media systems, and image-based retrieval and mobile augmented reality.