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April 2013 Embedded Vision Summit Proceedings

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The Embedded Vision Summit was held on April 25, 2013 in San Jose, California, as a technical educational forum for engineers interested in incorporating visual intelligence into electronic systems and software.

The program for the event included the following presentations, whose PDF-formatted foilsets are available for download as a consolidated ZIP file:

  • Welcome remarks by Jeff Bier, Embedded Vision Alliance
  • Keynote Presentation: "Artificial Intelligence for Robotic Butlers and Surgeons," Professor Pieter Abbeel, University of California, Berkeley
  • Track A Overview Presentation: "The OpenCV Open-Source Computer Vision Library: Present and Future," Gary Bradski, OpenCV Foundation and Industrial Perception
  • Session A1 Presentation: "Targeting Computer Vision Algorithms to Embedded Hardware" by Mario Bergeron, Avnet
  • Session A1 Presentation: "Challenges and Opportunities in Accelerating OpenCV" by José Alvarez, Xilinx
  • Session A1 Presentation: "A Software Approach for Easing Embedded Acceleration of OpenCV Applications" by Mark Kulaczewski, videantis
  • Session A2 Presentation: "Lessons Learned: FPGA Prototyping of a Processor-Based Embedded Vision Application" by Markus Wloka, Synopsys
  • Session A2 Presentation: "Porting Applications to High-Performance Imaging DSPs" by Chris Rowen, Tensilica
  • Session A2 Presentation: "Heterogeneous Mobile Processing Platforms for Computer Vision Applications" by Ning Bi, Qualcomm
  • Session A3 Presentation: "Embedded 3D Stereo Vision: How it Works, How to Implement It, and How to Use It" by Goksel Dedeoglu, Texas Instruments
  • Session A3 Presentation: "Why 3D Sensors Are a Game-Changer for Embedded Vision" by Gershom Kutliroff, Omek Interactive
  • Session A3 Presentation: "Exploiting Synergy Between Image Improvement and Image Understanding Algorithms" by Michael Tusch, Apical
  • Track B Overview Presentation: "What Can You Do With Embedded Vision?" Jeff Bier, Embedded Vision Alliance
  • Session B1 Presentation: "Using OpenCV in Industrial Robotics," Gary Bradski, OpenCV Foundation and Industrial Perception
  • Session B1 Presentation: "Integrating Embedded Vision and Motion Control" by Christopher Malato, National Instruments
  • Session B1 Presentation: "Developing Low-Cost, Low-Power, Small Vision Systems" by Simon Morris, CogniVue
  • Session B2 Presentation: "Using Advanced Algorithms to Bring Vision Capabilities to Power-Constrained Devices" by Adar Paz, CEVA
  • Session B2 Presentation: "Finding Objects Using Canny Edge Detection" by Eric Gregori, BDTI
  • Session B2...