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SSMS 2010: Summer School for Multimedia Semantics, 30th August - 3rd September in Amsterdam

From: RaphaŽl Troncy <raphael.troncy@cwi.nl>
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2010 23:41:00 +0200
Message-ID: <4BD0C26C.6020305@cwi.nl>
To: Media Annotation <public-media-annotation@w3.org>
[Apologies for cross-posting]

We are pleased to announce the 5th edition of the
Summer School for Multimedia Semantics.


The summer school will be jointly organized by the CWI and the
University of Amsterdam and held at the CWI in Amsterdam, from 30th
August until 3rd September 2010.

This successful summer school series started in 2006, each year offering
top level education at a variety of European locations for students from
all over the world. The summer school is aimed at PhD students who want
to learn about the connections between media analysis and knowledge
representation, including basic and more advanced lectures in both
fields. The lectures are given by leading researchers in the field.
Speakers who have agreed to contribute can be found at
and include:
Prof. Dr. Frank van Harmelen, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Prof. Dr. Arnold Smeulders, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Prof. Dr. Alan Smeaton, Dublin City University, Ireland
Prof. Dr. Joemon Jose, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
Dr. Ichiro Ide, Nagoya University, Japan
Dr. Yiannis Kompatsiaris, ITI, Greece

Student poster sessions will give participants the opportunity to
present their work, get comments and feedback from senior researchers,
and exchange ideas with other participants.

Social events are also being organised.

The deadline for applications is 7th May 2010.
Details on how to apply can be found at:


RaphaŽl Troncy
EURECOM, Multimedia Communications Department
2229, route des CrÍtes, 06560 Sophia Antipolis, France.
e-mail: raphael.troncy@eurecom.fr & raphael.troncy@gmail.com
Tel: +33 (0)4 - 9300 8242
Fax: +33 (0)4 - 9000 8200
Web: http://www.eurecom.fr/~troncy/
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