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Francisco Imai
Apple Inc.
United States

Brief Bio
Dr. Francisco Imai is Color Imaging Fellow working for Apple Inc. in Cupertino, CA, USA. After finishing his Ph. D. in Imaging Science at Chiba University, Japan he joined the Munsell Color Science Laboratory, Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science at Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY, USA first as a post-doctoral fellow and later as senior color scientist. After working in spectral imaging capture and reproduction applied to museum imaging, Dr. Imai joined industry, first at Pixim, Inc. in Mountain View as a senior color scientist and afterwards the Computer Science Laboratory at Samsung R&D Center in San Jose, CA. In 2009 he joined Canon Development Americas Inc. in San Jose as a principal scientist and later manager and subsequently director of the computational imaging department at the Canon U.S.A. Inc. Innovation Center. Dr. Imai has authored in several book chapters, peer-reviewed journal papers and conferences in the fields of color and spectral imaging. Dr. Imai has also been actively involved in conference organization by being the General Chair of Digital Photography Conference of SPIE/IS&T Electronic Imaging in 2010 and 2011, the General Chair of IS&T/SID Color and Imaging Conference in 2010, the General Chair of OSA Imaging Systems and Applications in 2013, Chair of the International Symposium Multispectral Color Science (MCS) in 2005, 2006 and 2012, Technical Program Chair for IS&T/SID Color and Imaging Conference in 2009, Area co-chair for VISAPP in 2013 and 2014, program chair for VISAPP from 2015 to 2018, review committee member for ICCV 2011, CVPR 2011, ICIAP 2011, AIC 2005 and 2013, CCIW 2013, CGIV 2012, 2010 and 2008, Italian Color Conference, Spanish Color Conference and member of the MCS steering committee since 2006. Dr. Imai is the recipient of Itek Award from the Society for Imaging Science and Technology in recognition of the Outstanding Student Paper published by the Society. Dr. Imai became a fellow of the Society for Imaging Science and Technology in 2013 for significant contributions to the advancement of color reproduction and multispectral imaging. Dr. Imai was in the board of directors of the Society for Imaging Science and Technology as Conference Vice-President from July 2015 to June 2019. ... More >>

Cosimo Distante
CNR and University of Salento

Brief Bio
Cosimo Distante received the master in Computer Science at the University Bari, and PhD in Material Engineering at University of Salento (Italy). His main expertise are in the field of Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition. Dr. Distante joined the Faculty of the University of Massachusetts in 1998. Dr. Distante joined in 2001 the Italian National Research Council of Italy CNR. Since 2003 he is Contract Professor for Computer Vision in Computer Engineering at the University of the Salento IT. He is general chair of ACIVS, AVSS, ICIAP2021 and program committee of CVPR, ECCV, ICCV. He is unit manager of CNR-ISASI. ... More >>


Auzuir R. Alexandria, Industry Department, Federal Institute Education Science Technology Ceará, Brazil
Danilo Avola, Computer Science, Sapienza University, Italy
Tudor Barbu, Institute of Computer Science, Romanian Academy - Iasi Branch, Romania
Robert Benavente, Computer Science, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Rui Bernardes, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Vittorio Bianco, Institute of Applied Sciences and Intelligent Systems, National Research Council, Italy
Anselmo Cardoso de Paiva, Federal University of Maranhão, Brazil
Kazimierz Choros, Department of Applied Informatics, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland
Davide Cozzolino, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
Gábor Cseh, Plasma Physics Department, Centre for Energy Research, Hungary
Pescaru Dan, Computer and Information Technology, Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania
Pedro J. de Rezende, Institute of Computing, University of Campinas, Brazil
Anastasios Doulamis, Production Engineering and Management, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
Luciano V. Dutra, Image Processing Division, National Space Research Institute of Brazil - INPE, Brazil
Yakup Genc, Computer Science, Gebze Technical University, Turkey
Bart Goossens, IPI, imec - Ghent University, Belgium
Yanhui Guo, Computer Science, University of Illinois at Springfield, United States
Vaclav Hlavac, Czech Institute on Informatics, Robotics and Cybernetics, Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic
Hamid A. Jalab, Computer System, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Ramachandran K I, Centre for Computational Engineering and Networking, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India
Michail-Alexandros Kourtis, NCSR Demokritos, Greece
Marek Kraft, Institute of Robotics and Machine Intelligence, Poznan University of Technology, Poland
Tomasz Krzeszowski, Department of Computer and Control Engineering, Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rzeszow University of Technology, Poland
Arjan Kuijper, Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research & TU Darmstadt, Germany
Camille Kurtz, Computer Sciences, Université de Paris, LIPADE, France
Marco Leo, CNR, Italy
Tarcisio F. Maciel, Federal University of Ceará, Brazil
Humaira Nisar, Tunku Abdul Rahman University, Malaysia
Alessandro Ortis, Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Catania, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Italy
George A. Papakostas, Computer Science, International Hellenic University, Greece
Helio Pedrini, Institute of Computing, University of Campinas, Brazil
Roland Perko, DIGITAL, Joanneum Research, Austria
Petra Perner, Institute of Computer Vision and Applied Computer Sciences, Germany
Radwan Qasrawi, Computer Science, Al-Quds University, Palestine (State of)
Renaldas Raisutis, Ultrasound Institute, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Paul Rodriguez, Pontifical Catholic University of Peru, Peru
Juha Röning, Biomimetics and Intelligent Systems, University of Oulu, Finland
Petri Rönnholm, Aalto University, Finland
Francesco Rundo, ADG - Central R&D, STMicroelectronics srl, Italy
Z M P. Sazzad, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
Gilda Schirinzi, Department of Engineering, Parthenope University of Naples, Italy
Carlos A. Silva, Electronics, University of Minho, Portugal
Raghuraj Singh, Computer Science & Engineering, Meerut Institute of Engineering & Technology, Meerut, India
Ewa Skubalska-Rafajlowicz, Department of Compurt Engineering Faculty of Electronics, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland
Amelia Carolina Sparavigna, Department of Applied Science and Technology, Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy
Silvia Francesca Storti, Department of Computer Science, University of Verona, Italy
Pawel Strumillo, Institute of Electronics, Lodz University of Technology, Poland
Sandor Szenasi, john von Neumann Faculty of Informatics, ÓBuda University, Hungary
Bruno Travençolo, Faculty of Computing, Federal University of Uberlândia, Brazil
Osman Nuri Ucan, Electrical-Electronics, Altinbas University, Turkey
Hasan Murat Velioglu, Tekirdag Namik Kemal University, Turkey
Bharath Ambale Venkatesh, Johns Hopkins University, United States
Roberto Vezzani, Unimore, Italy
Enrico Vezzetti, Management and Manufacturing Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Jing Wang, Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom
Masahiro Yamaguchi, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Yimin Yang, Lakehead University, Canada
Bülent Ylmaz, Electrical-Electronics Engineering, Abdullah Gül University, Turkey
Jang-Hee Yoo, Artificial Intelligence Research Lab., ETRI, Korea, Republic of
Liangjiang Yu, Software, ASML, United States
Hengyong Yu, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell, United States
W Mimi Diyana W. Zaki, Electrical, Electronic and Systems Engineering, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
Tieyong Zeng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Yong Zhang, Weber State University, United States
Liming Zhang, University of Macau, Macau