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EAI International Conference on Wearables in Healthcare

June 14–15, 2016 | Budapest, Hungary

General Chair:

Frank Hopfgartner, University of Glasgow, UK

is Lecturer in Information Studies at University of Glasgow. He received a PhD in Computing Science from the same university with a thesis on multimedia information retrieval. His research to date can be placed in the intersection of interactive systems and multimedia content access. He (co-)authored over 100 publications in above mentioned research fields, including a book on smart information systems, various book chapters and papers in peer-reviewed journals, conferences and workshops. Frank co-organizes NTCIR-LifeLog, a shared evaluation task at NTCIR-12 on different methods of retrieval and access of multimedia lifelogging data. Besides, he has held various roles in the organization of multimedia conferences (MMM'17, MMM'14, ICMR'14, MMM'12) and has co-organized workshops, sessions and tutorials at major venues such as SIGIR, RecSys, ICME, Ubicomp, MMM, ECIR and Hypertext. Moreover, he was involved in the organization of a summer school on multimedia semantics (SSMS'07). He is a regular reviewer of various renowned journals and has been PC member of international conferences (e.g., SIGIR, MM, ESWC, WWW, RecSys) and workshops.

Technical Program Chairs:

Huiru (Jane) Zheng, Ulster University, UK

Jakob Eg Larsen, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Publicity and Social Media Chair:

Federica Cena, Technical University of Turin, Italy

Publications Chairs:

Thierry Urruty, University of Poitiers, France

Jochen Meyer,OFFIS, Germany

Panels Chairs:

Cathal Gurrin, INSIGHT Centre, Ireland

Udo Kruschwitz, University of Essex, UK

Tutorials Chairs:

Klaus Schöffmann, Klagenfurt University, Austria

Na Li, Dublin City University, Ireland

Web Chair:

Till Plumbaum, Berlin Institute of Technology, Germany