Conference Papers by Xavier Giróback

Submitted
V. Campos, Jou, B., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Torres, J., and Chang, S. - F., Skip RNN: Learning to Skip State Updates in Recurrent Neural Networks, presented at the 08/2017, Submitted. (427.72 KB)
In Press
M. Bellver, Caelles, S., Maninis, K. - K., Pont-Tuset, J., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Detection-aided liver lesion segmentation using deep learning, in ML4H: Machine Learning for Health Workshop at NIPS 2017, In Press. (1 MB)
M. Górriz, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Carlier, A., and Faure, E., Cost-Effective Active Learning for Melanoma Segmentation, in ML4H: Machine Learning for Health Workshop at NIPS 2017, Long Beach, CA, USA, In Press. (519.78 KB)
M. Assens, McGuinness, K., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and O'Connor, N., SaltiNet: Scan-path Prediction on 360 Degree Images using Saliency Volumes, in ICCV Workshop on Egocentric Perception, Interaction and Computing, In Press. (2.34 MB)
M. Górriz, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Carlier, A., and Faure, E., Active Deep Learning for Medical Imaging Segmentation, in Medical Image meets NIPS 2017 Workshop, In Press. (187.43 KB)
2017
J. Torres, Sastre, F., Yagües, M., Campos, V., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Scaling a Convolutional Neural Network for classification of Adjective Noun Pairs with TensorFlow on GPU Clusters, in 17th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid), Madrid, Spain, 2017.
A. Romero-Lopez, Burdick, J., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Marques, O., The Impact of Segmentation on the Accuracy and Sensitivity of a Melanoma Classifier based on Skin Lesion Images, in Annual Meeting of the Society of Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM), Pittsburgh, PA, USA, 2017. (433.28 KB)
V. Campos, Sastre, F., Yagües, M., Bellver, M., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Torres, J., Distributed training strategies for a computer vision deep learning algorithm on a distributed GPU cluster, in International Conference on Computational Science (ICCS), Zurich, Switzerland, 2017. (576.67 KB)
X. Lin, Campos, V., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Torres, J., and Canton-Ferrer, C., Disentangling Motion, Foreground and Background Features in Videos, in CVPR 2017 Workshop Brave New Motion Representations, 2017. (370.64 KB)
A. Jiménez, Álvarez, J. M., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Class Weighted Convolutional Features for Visual Instance Search, in 28th British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), London, UK, 2017. (3.56 MB)
D. Fernàndez, Woodward, A., Campos, V., Jou, B., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Chang, S. - F., More cat than cute? Interpretable Prediction of Adjective-Noun Pairs, in ACM Multimedia 2017 Workshop on Multimodal Understanding of Social, Affective and Subjective Attributes, Mountain View, CA (USA), 2017. (9.62 MB)
C. Gurrin, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Radeva, P., Dimiccoli, M., Dang-Nguyen, D. - T., and Joho, H., LTA 2017: The Second Workshop on Lifelogging Tools and Applications, in ACM Multimedia, Mountain View, California USA, 2017. (309.94 KB)
A. Lidon, Bolaños, M., Dimiccoli, M., Radeva, P., Garolera, M., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Semantic Summarization of Egocentric Photo Stream Events, in ACM Multimedia 2017 Workshop on Lifelogging Tools and Applications, Mountain View, CA, USA, 2017. (3.08 MB)
D. Fernàndez, Varas, D., Espadaler, J., Ferreira, J., Woodward, A., Rodríguez, D., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Riveiro, J. Carlos, and Bou, E., ViTS: Video Tagging System from Massive Web Multimedia Collections, in ICCV 2017 Workshop on Web-scale Vision and Social Media , Venice, Italy, 2017. (1.18 MB)
J. Pan, Canton-Ferrer, C., McGuinness, K., O'Connor, N., Torres, J., Sayrol, E., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., SalGAN: Visual Saliency Prediction with Generative Adversarial Networks, in CVPR 2017 Scene Understanding Workshop (SUNw), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, 2017. (1.85 MB)
A. Romero-Lopez, Burdick, J., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Marques, O., Skin Lesion Classification from Dermoscopic Images using Deep Learning, in The 13th IASTED International Conference on Biomedical Engineering (BioMed 2017), Innsbruck Austria, 2017. (648.62 KB)
2016
E. Mohedano, Salvador, A., McGuinness, K., Giró-i-Nieto, X., O'Connor, N., and Marqués, F., Bags of Local Convolutional Features for Scalable Instance Search, in ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR), New York City, NY; USA, 2016. (3.73 MB)
G. de Oliveira-Barra, Lux, M., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Large Scale Content-Based Video Retrieval with LIvRE, in 14th International Workshop on Content-based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI), Bucharest, Romania, 2016. (909.81 KB)
A. Salvador, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Marqués, F., and Satoh, S. 'ichi, Faster R-CNN Features for Instance Search, in CVPR Workshop Deep Vision, 2016. (2.77 MB)
C. Reyes, Mohedano, E., McGuinness, K., O'Connor, N. E., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Where is my Phone? Personal Object Retrieval from Egocentric Images, in Lifelogging Tools and Applications Workshop in ACM Multimedia, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2016. (1.43 MB)
C. Gurrin, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Radeva, P., Dimiccoli, M., Johansen, H., Joho, H., and Singh, V. K., LTA 2016 - The First Workshop on Lifelogging Tools and Applications, in ACM Multimedia, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2016. (385.75 KB)
M. Bellver, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Marqués, F., and Torres, J., Hierarchical Object Detection with Deep Reinforcement Learning, in Deep Reinforcement Learning Workshop, NIPS 2016, 2016. (877.51 KB)
A. Montes, Salvador, A., Pascual-deLaPuente, S., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Temporal Activity Detection in Untrimmed Videos with Recurrent Neural Networks, in 1st NIPS Workshop on Large Scale Computer Vision Systems 2016, 2016. (5.66 MB)
M. Marsden, Mohedano, E., McGuinness, K., Calafell, A., Giró-i-Nieto, X., O'Connor, N., Zhou, J., Azevedo, L., Daubert, T., Davis, B., Hürlimann, M., Afli, H., Du, J., Ganguly, D., Li, W., Way, A., and Smeaton, A. F., Dublin City University and Partners' Participation in the INS and VTT Tracks at TRECVid 2016, in TRECVID Workshop 2016, Gaithersburg, MD, USA, 2016.
J. Pan, McGuinness, K., Sayrol, E., O'Connor, N., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Shallow and Deep Convolutional Networks for Saliency Prediction, in IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, CVPR, Las Vegas, NV, USA, 2016. (466.13 KB)
G. de Oliveira-Barra, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Cartas-Ayala, A., and Radeva, P., LEMoRe: A Lifelog Engine for Moments Retrieval at the NTCIR-Lifelog LSAT Task, in The 12th NTCIR Conference, Evaluation of Information Access Technologies, Tokyo, Japan, 2016. (3.22 MB)
2015
F. Cabezas, Carlier, A., Salvador, A., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Charvillat, V., Quality Control in Crowdsourced Object Segmentation, in IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2015, 2015. (362.33 KB)
M. Bolaños, Mestre, R., Talavera, E., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Radeva, P., Visual Summary of Egocentric Photostreams by Representative Keyframes, in IEEE International Workshop on Wearable and Ego-vision Systems for Augmented Experience (WEsAX) 2015, Turin, Italy, 2015. (2.69 MB)
C. Ventura, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Vilaplana, V., McGuinness, K., Marqués, F., and O'Connor, N., Improving Spatial Codification in Semantic Segmentation, in IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2015, Quebec City, 2015. (18.81 MB)
V. Campos, Salvador, A., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Jou, B., Diving Deep into Sentiment: Understanding Fine-tuned CNNs for Visual Sentiment Prediction, in 1st International Workshop on Affect and Sentiment in Multimedia, Brisbane, Australia, 2015. (506.22 KB)
A. Lidon, Bolaños, M., Seidl, M., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Radeva, P., and Zeppelzauer, M., UPC-UB-STP @ MediaEval 2015 Diversity Task: Iterative Reranking of Relevant Images, in MediaEval 2015 Workshop, 2015. (158.17 KB)
V. - T. Nguyen, -Dinh-Le, D., Salvador, A., -Zhu, C., Nguyen, D. - L., Tran, M. - T., Duc, T. Ngo, Duong, D. Anh, Satoh, S. 'ichi, and Giró-i-Nieto, X., NII-HITACHI-UIT at TRECVID 2015 Instance Search, in TRECVID 2015 Workshop, Gaithersburg, MD, USA, 2015. (1.53 MB)
E. Mohedano, Salvador, A., Porta, S., Giró-i-Nieto, X., McGuinness, K., Healy, G., and O'Connor, N., Exploring EEG for Object Detection and Retrieval, in ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR) , Shanghai, China, 2015. (5.37 MB)
A. Salvador, Zeppelzauer, M., Manchon-Vizuete, D., Calafell, A., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Cultural Event Recognition with Visual ConvNets and Temporal Models, in CVPR ChaLearn Looking at People Workshop 2015, 2015. (1.09 MB)
K. McGuinness, Mohedano, E., Salvador, A., Zhang, Z. X., Marsden, M., Wang, P., Jargalsaikhan, I., Antony, J., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Satoh, S. 'ichi, O'Connor, N., and Smeaton, A. F., Insight DCU at TRECVID 2015, in TRECVID 2015 Workshop, Gaithersburg, MD, USA, 2015. (2.13 MB)
J. Roldan-Carlos, Lux, M., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Muñoz-Trallero, P., and Anagnostopoulos, N., Visual Information Retrieval in Endoscopic Video Archives, in IEEE/ACM International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing - CBMI 2015 , Prague, Czech Republic, 2015. (1.67 MB)
J. Roldan-Carlos, Lux, M., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Muñoz-Trallero, P., and Anagnostopoulos, N., Event Video Retrieval using Global and Local Descriptors in Visual Domain, in IEEE/ACM International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing - CBMI 2015 , 2015. (1.46 MB)
2014
D. Manchon-Vizuete, Gris-Sarabia, I., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Photo Clustering of Social Events by Extending PhotoTOC to a Rich Context, in ICMR 2014 Workshop on Social Events in Web Multimedia (SEWM), Glasgow, Scotland, 2014. (1.66 MB)
E. Mohedano, Healy, G., McGuinness, K., Giró-i-Nieto, X., O'Connor, N., and Smeaton, A. F., Object segmentation in images using EEG signals, in ACM Multimedia, Orlando, Florida (USA), 2014.
A. Carlier, Salvador, A., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Marques, O., and Charvillat, V., Click’n’Cut: Crowdsourced Interactive Segmentation with Object Candidates, in 3rd International ACM Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Multimedia (CrowdMM), Orlando, Florida (USA), 2014. (1017.73 KB)
D. Manchon-Vizuete, Gris-Sarabia, I., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., UPC at MediaEval 2014 Social Event Detection Task, in MediaEval 2014 Workshop, Barcelona, 2014. (112.06 KB)
K. McGuinness, Mohedano, E., Zhang, Z. X., Hu, F., Albatal, R., Gurrin, C., O'Connor, N., Smeaton, A. F., Salvador, A., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Ventura, C., Insight Centre for Data Analytics (DCU) at TRECVid 2014: Instance Search and Semantic Indexing Tasks, in 2014 TRECVID Workshop, Orlando, Florida (USA), 2014. (2.45 MB)
2013
D. Manchon-Vizuete and Giró-i-Nieto, X., UPC at MediaEval 2013 Social Event Detection Task, in MediaEval 2013 Workshop, Barcelona, Catalonia, 2013. (3.65 MB)
C. Ventura, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Vilaplana, V., Daniel Giribet,, and Eusebio Carasusan, Automatic Keyframe Selection based on Mutual Reinforcement Algorithm, in CBMI (Content-Based Multimedia Indexing), Veszprem, 2013. (2.98 MB)
A. Salvador, Carlier, A., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Marques, O., and Charvillat, V., Crowdsourced Object Segmentation with a Game, in ACM Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Multimedia (CrowdMM), Barcelona, 2013. (1.22 MB)
C. Ventura, Tella, M., and Giró-i-Nieto, X., UPC at MediaEval 2013 Hyperlinking Task, in MediaEval 2013 Workshop, Barcelona, Catalonia, 2013. (1.62 MB)
2012
X. Giró-i-Nieto and Martos, M., Multiscale annotation of still images with GAT, in Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Visual Interfaces for Ground Truth Collection in Computer Vision Applications, Capri, Italy, 2012. (6.08 MB)
X. Giró-i-Nieto and Martos, M., Interactive segmentation and tracking of video objects, in Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services (WIAMIS), 2012 13th International Workshop on, Dublin, Ireland, 2012. (1.05 MB)
E. Mohedano and Giró-i-Nieto, X., Teaching Students to Teach Computers, in International Congress on University Teaching and Innovation (CIDUI), 2012. (5.25 MB)
X. Giró-i-Nieto, Part-Based Object Retrieval With Binary Partition Trees, in Doctoral Consortium in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Providence (RI), USA, 2012. (993.04 KB)
2011
X. Giró-i-Nieto, Alfaro, M., and Marqués, F., Diversity ranking for video retrieval from a broadcaster archive, in 1st ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR '11), 2011, pp. 1–8. (1000.12 KB)
2010
X. Giró-i-Nieto, BitSearch, the blog before the thesis, in VI International Congress of University Teaching and Innovation, Barcelona, Catalonia, 2010.
X. Giró-i-Nieto, Salla, R., and Vives, X., Digimatge, a Rich Internet Application for video retrieval from a Multimedia Asset Management system, in 11th ACM SIGMM International Conference on Multimedia Information Retrieval, 2010. (978.9 KB)
X. Giró-i-Nieto, Ventura, C., Pont-Tuset, J., Cortés, S., and Marqués, F., System architecture of a web service for Content-Based Image Retrieval, in ACM International Conference On Image And Video Retrieval 2010, 2010, pp. 358–365.
2009
T. Butko, Canton-Ferrer, C., Segura, C., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Nadeu, C., Hernando, J., and Casas, J., Improving Detection of Acoustic Events Using Audiovisual Data and Feature Level Fusion, in 10th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association, 2009, pp. 1147–1150.
C. Canton-Ferrer, Butko, T., Segura, C., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Nadeu, C., Hernando, J., and Casas, J., Audiovisual Event Detection Towards Scene Understanding, in 2009 IEEE Computer-Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops, 2009, pp. 840–847. (1.99 MB)
M. Cabrera, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Rey, F., Gasull, A., Casas, J., Villares, J., Fernandez, J., josep Sala Álvarez,, Espinosa Fricke, P., Fernández, C. M., Cortés, S., and Farré, M. À., LAVICAD: LAboratori VIrtual de Comunicacions Analògiques i Digitals, in Jornada d'Innovació Docent - RIMA (JID-RIMA), Barcelona, Catalonia, 2009.
2008
X. Giró-i-Nieto and Marqués, F., System architecture for indexing regions in keyframes, in 3rd International Conference on Semantic and digital Media Technologies, Koblenz, Germany, 2008, pp. 1–2. (69.96 KB)
M. Cabrera, Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Rey, F., Lavicad: laboratorio virtual de comunicaciones analógicas y digitales, in XXIII Simposium Nacional de la Unión Científica Internacional de Radio, Madrid, Spain, 2008, pp. 1–4. (163.98 KB)
2007
X. Giró-i-Nieto, Camps, N., and Marqués, F., Region-based annotation tool using partition trees, in International Conference on Semantic and Digital Media Technologies, Genova, Italy, 2007, pp. 3–4.
X. Giró-i-Nieto and Marqués, F., Composite object detection in video sequences: Applications to controlled environments, in 8th International Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services, Santorini, Greece, 2007. (605.56 KB)
M. Cabrera, Closas, P., Alfredo, L., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Rey, F., Proyecto de Innovación Docente COM@WEB (COMunicaciones en la WEB), in VIII Simposio Nacional de Tecnologías de la Información y las Comunicaciones en la Educación. SINTICE'07, 2007, pp. 113–120. (434.45 KB)
2006
X. Giró-i-Nieto and Marqués, F., From Partition Trees to Semantic Trees, in 2ndas Jornades UPC de Investigación en Automática, Visión y Robótica, 2006, pp. 187–194.
X. Giró-i-Nieto and Marqués, F., From Partition Trees to Semantic Trees, in International Workshop on Multimedia Content Representation, Classification and Security, 2006, pp. 306–313.
C. Ferran, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Marqués, F., and Casas, J., BPT Enhancement based on Syntactic and Semantic criteria, in 1st International Conference on Semantic and Digital Media Technologies, 2006, pp. 184–198.
X. Giró-i-Nieto, Marqués, F., and Casas, J., The edition of the Wikipedia as an academic activity, in 4rt. Congrés Internacional de Docència Unversitària i Innovació, Barcelona, Catalonia, 2006, p. –.
X. Giró-i-Nieto and Camps, N., Solucions de programari lliure en un projecte d'adaptació de dades a XML, in V Jornades de Programari Lliure de la UPC, 2006.
2005
V. Vilaplana, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Salembier, P., and Marqués, F., Region-based extraction and analysis of visual objects information, in Fourth International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing, CBMI 2005, Riga, Letonia, 2005. (225.03 KB)
X. Giró-i-Nieto and Marqués, F., Detection of Semantic Objects using Description Graphs, in IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, Genova, Italy, 2005. (743.52 KB)
2004
X. Giró-i-Nieto, Aragon, M., Prats, X., and Acero, L., The Moonlight project: bringing light to our satellite, in Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Solar Power from Space SPS'04 The 4th International Conference on Solar Power SPS'04 together with the 5th International Conference on Wireless Power transmissions WPT 5, 2004, pp. 99–100. (937.41 KB)
2003
L. L. Acero, Aragón, À., Giró-i-Nieto, X., and Prats, X., The Moon Orbital Mirror, in 54th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Bremen, Germany, 2003.
X. Giró-i-Nieto and Marqués, F., Detection of Semantic Entities using Description Graphs, in 4th European Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services (WIAMIS), London, England, 2003. (223.48 KB)
Y. Avrithis, Stamou, G., Wallace, M., Marqués, F., Salembier, P., Giró-i-Nieto, X., Haas, W., Vallant, H., and Zufferey, M., Unified access to heterogeneous audiovisual archives, in International Conference on Knowledge Management, Graz, Austria, 2003, pp. 1–2.
2002
X. Giró-i-Nieto, Marqués, F., Marcello, J., and Eugenio, F., MPEG-7 Descriptors for Earth Observation Satellites, in International Astronautical Congress, Houston, Texas (USA), 2002, pp. 1–4. (267.36 KB)
2000
P. Schelkens, Giró-i-Nieto, X., Barbarien, J., and Cornelis, J., 3D compression of medical data based on cube-splitting and embedded block coding, in ProRISC/IEEE Workshop, Veldhoven, The Netherlands, 2000.