Program (November 7, 2011)

Session I

8:50am - 9:00am Welcome
9:00am - 9:45am

Keynote Talk: Walking With Crowds
Prof. Luc Van Gool

9:45am - 10:10am

MCMC-Based Tracking and Identification of Leaders in Groups
Avishy Y. Carmi, Lyudmila Mihaylova, Francois Septier, Sze Kim Pang, Pini Gurfil and Simon J. Godsill

10:10am - 10:35am

Everybody Needs Somebody: Modeling Social and Grouping Behavior on a Linear Programming Multiple People Tracker
Laura Leal-Taixe, Gerard Pons-Moll and Bodo Rosenhahn

10:35am - 11:00am

Coffee Break

Session II

11:00am - 11:45am

Keynote Talk: Quantitative Verification of Crowd Models
Prof. Dr. Armin Seyfried

11:45am - 12:10pm

Virtual Tawaf: A Case Study in Simulating the Behavior of Dense, Heterogeneous Crowds
Sean Curtis, Stephen J. Guy, Basim Zafar, and Dinesh Manocha

12:10am - 12:35pm

Lane Formation in a Microscopic Model and the corresponding Partial Differential Equation
Jan-Frederik Pietschmann, Barbel Schlake

12:35pm - 1:00pm

Analyzing Pedestrian Behavior in Crowds for Automatic Detection of Congestions
Barbara Krausz, Christian Bauckhage

1:00pm - 2:15pm

Lunch Break

Session III

2:15pm - 3:00pm

Keynote Talk: Modeling a Crowd of Groups: Multidisciplinary and Methodological Challenges
Prof. Stefania Bandini

3:00pm - 3:25pm

T-Junction: Experiments, Trajectory Collection, and Analysis
Maik Boltes, Jun Zhang, Armin Seyfried, Bernhard Steffen

3:25pm - 3:50pm

Calibrating Dynamic Pedestrian Route Choice with an Extended Range Telepresence System
Tobias Kretz, Stefan Hengst, Vidal Roca, Antonia Perez Arias, Simon Friedberger, and Uwe D. Hanebeck

3:50pm - 4:15pm

Optimizing Interaction Force for Global Anomaly Detection in Crowded Scenes
R. Raghavendra, Alessio Del Bue, Marco Cristani, Vittorio Murino

4:15pm - 4:45pm

Coffee Break

Session IV

4:45pm - 5:30pm

Keynote Talk: Virtual Vision: Computer Vision in Virtual Reality
Prof. Demetri Terzopoulos

5:30pm - 5:50pm

Integrating Pedestrian Simulation, Tracking and Event Detection for Crowd Analysis
Matthias Butenuth, Florian Burkert, Angelika Kneidl, André Borrmann, Florian Schmidt, Stefan Hinz, Beril Sirmacek

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Panel Discussion