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October 2013 Embedded Vision Summit Proceedings

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The Embedded Vision Summit was held on October 2, 2013 in Westford, Massachusetts, 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: (44 Mbytes).

  • Welcome remarks by Jeff Bier, Embedded Vision Alliance
  • Keynote Presentation: "Embedding Computer Vision in Everyday Life," Mario Munich, iRobot
  • Session 1A Presentation: "What Can You Do With Embedded Vision?" by Jeff Bier, Embedded Vision Alliance
  • Session 1A Presentation: "Vision-Based Gesture User Interfaces" by Francis MacDougall, Qualcom
  • Session 1A Presentation: "Vision-Based Automotive Driver Assistance Systems: Challenges and Approaches" by Paul Zoratti, Xilinx
  • Session 1B Presentation: "Finding Objects Using Canny Edge Detection" by Eric Gregori, BDTI
  • Session 1B Presentation: "Algorithms for Object Detection and Tracking" by Tim Jones, MathWorks
  • Session 1B Presentation: "Feature Detection: How It Works, When to Use It, and a Sample Implementation" by Marco Jacobs, videantis
  • Session 1C Presentation: "Targeting Computer Vision Algorithms to Embedded Hardware" by Mario Bergeron, Avnet Electronics Marketing
  • Session 1C Presentation: "Using FPGAs to Accelerate 3D Vision Processing: A System Developer’s View" by Ken Lee, VanGogh Imaging
  • Session 1C Presentation: "Using Heterogeneous Computing for Mobile and Embedded Vision" by Rick Maule, Qualcomm
  • Session 1C Presentation: "Embedded 3D Stereo Vision: How it Works, How to Implement It, and How to Use It" by Goksel Dedeoglu, Texas Instruments
  • Session 2A Presentation: "The DARPA Visual Media Reasoning Program" by Mike Geertsen, DARPA
  • Session 2A Presentation: "Using Synthetic Image Generation to Reduce the Cost of Vision Algorithm Development" by Clark Dorman, Next Century Corporation
  • Session 2A Presentation: "Tools for 'Democratizing' Computer Vision" by Jayan Eledath, SRI International
  • Session 2B Presentation: "Embedded Lucas-Kanade Tracking: How it Works, How to Implement It, and How to Use It" by Goksel Dedeoglu, Texas Instruments
  • Session 2B Presentation: "Porting Applications to High-Performance Imaging DSPs" by Gary Brown, Cadence (Tensilica)
  • Session 2B Presentation:"Porting Applications to High-Performance Imaging DSPs" by Gary Brown, Cadence (Tensilica)
  • Session 2C...