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The Fourth AAAI Conference on Human Computation and Crowdsourcing (HCOMP 2016); Austin, TX, USA


30th October-3rd November, 2016 

Ben Hanrahan, UPenn and former XRCE colleague, has been invited to give an overview of Dave Martin's   Ethnographic Studies of Crowd Workers in a special Remembrance session.

 HCOMP Schedule


Virtual/Augmented Reality for Visual Artificial Intelligence (VARVAI)

16th October, 2016

In conjunction with the ECCV 2016 and ACM-MM 2016, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Xerox Research Centre Europe is sponsor of VARVAI  and will be awarding the best paper.
Adrien Gaidon  workshop chair, Gabriela Csurka  and Albert Gordo   paper reviewers.


Roles and Gender IMDb

Roles and gender are changing in cinema and TV – but maybe not how you’d expect

Matthias Galle, Senior Scientist and Area Manager, Xerox Research Centre Europe

Author: Matthias Gallé , Senior Scientist and Area Manager, Xerox Research Centre Europe

As anyone who likes watching classic movies can attest, films are a great way of getting a snapshot of an epoch. But they also mirror the real world, reflecting societal change, ongoing events and the debates of a period in time. They influence us and set expectations on behaviours, roles and attitudes. All of this makes movies (and TV) ideal objects for societal research which is what made them good objects of study for us at XRCE. Read more