Winter School Program

The following is the current planned program of the Winter School.

Updated December 6, 2016

Day One — January 7, 2017

Time
Event Description
2-3pm
Art Gallery: Invisible Threads: Technology and its Discontents
Group I 2-2:30pm
Group II 2:30-3pm
4-5:30pm
Welcome Reception
Mixer
Registration Setup and Badges
5:30-6pmWelcome
6-7pmKeynote: 3D Assisted 2D Face Recognition for Enhanced Security Applications
Professor Josef Kittler, Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
7-9pmDinner (D1 Dining Hall) *

Day Two — January 8, 2017

Time
Event Description
9-10:30am

Introduction to Biometrics
Professor Arun Ross, Michigan State University, US

10:30-11am
Coffee Break
11am-12:30pm

Overview of Template Security
Dr. Karthik Nandakumar, IBM, Singapore

12:30-1:30pmLunch
1:30-3pm

Overview of Anti-Spoofing
Dr. Sebastien Mercel, Idiap Research Institute, Switzerland

3-3:30pmCoffee Break
3:30-5pm

Cancelable Biometrics
Dr. Nalini K. Ratha, IBM, US

6-9pmDinner (D1 Dining Hall) *

Day Three — January 9, 2017

Time
Event Description
9-10:30am

Overview of Adversarial Biometric Recognition
Professor Fabio Roli, University of Cagliari, Italy

10:30-11am
Coffee Break
11am-12:30pm

Fingerprint Template Security
Dr. Karthik Nandakumar, IBM, Singapore

12:30-1:30pmLunch
1:30-3pm

Iris Template Security
Dr. Christian Rathgeb, Hochschule Darmstadt, Germany

3-3:30pmCoffee Break
3:30-5pmResearch Session
6-9pmDinner (D1 Dining Hall) *

Day Four — January 10, 2017

Time
Event Description
9-10:30am

Fingerprint Anti-spoofing
Professor Stephanie Schuckers, Clarkson University, US

10:30-11am
Coffee Break
11am-12:30pm

Face Anti-spoofing
Sebastien Mercel, Idiap Research Institute, Switzerland

12:30-1:30pmLunch
1:30-3pm

Panel Discussion

3-3:30pmCoffee Break
3:30-5pmTechnical/Working Session
6-9pmDinner (D1 Dining Hall) *

Day Five — January 11, 2017

Time
Event Description
9-10:30am

Speaker Anti-spoofing
Professor Nicholas Evans, EUROCOM, France

10:30-11am
Coffee Break
11am-12:30pm

Biometric Authentication On Emerging Interfaces
Professor Nasir Memon, NYU New York and Abu Dhabi

12:30-1:30pmLunch
1:30-3pm

De-identification and Privacy in Soft Biometrics
Professor Arun Ross, Michigan State University, US

3-7pmSocial Dinner

Day Six — January 12, 2017

Time
Event Description
9-10:30am

Privacy in Surveillance
Professor Anoop Namboodri, IIIT Hyderabad, India

10:30-11am
Coffee Break
11am-12:30pm

Vulnerabilities in Behavioral Biometrics
Professor Mark Nixon, University of Southampton, UK

12:30-1pmClosing Notes
1:30-2:30pmLunch