Relating lab members
 Chinchu T starts her 3 month internship at Idiap Research Institute, EPFL
 Manjunath presents his paper at Interspeech 2018, held in Hyderabad
 Annapurna attends ICFHR in the US and presents her work
A. Sharma and D. Jayagopi. Automated Grading of Handwritten Essays , accepted in 16th International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (ICFHR-2018), to be held August 5-8, 2018 in Niagara Falls, USA.
 Utkarsh Agrawal attends MedPRAI, Morocco and presents his work with Susarla Praneeth (Best student paper award!!)
S. Praneeth, U. Agrawal and D. Jayagopi. Human Weapon-Activity Recognition in Surveillance Videos Using Structural-RNN, accepted in the 2nd Mediterranean Conference on Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence (MedPRAI’2018), to be held in Rabat, Morocco, on March 27-28, 2018. Best student paper award!!
 Pavan Sudheendra (Samsung) attends IPTA in Montreal and presents his work
P. Sudheendra and D. Jayagopi. Genre Linked Automated Assessment and feedback of Photographs based on Visual Aesthetics, published in the International Conference on Image Processing Tools and Applications (IPTA), Montreal, Nov 2017.
 Pooja Rao presents her poster at ICMI, Glasgow.
 Manjunath (ISRO) presents his paper in SPICES 2017, Kochi.
 Mahesh Prabhu (Samsung) presents his paper in IWPR 2017, Singapore.
 Sowmya R, Daksh V, Pawan D, Meghana M attended Indicon 2016 at IISc and presented their papers:
P. Dhananjay, D. Varshneya and D. Jayagopi. Restaurant Attribute classification using Deep Learning published in the Proceedings of INDICON 2016.
S. Rasipuram, P. Rao, and D. Jayagopi. Automatic Prediction of Fluency in Interface-based Interviews published in the Proceedings of INDICON 2016.
M. Madhyastha and D. Jayagopi. A Low Cost Personalised Robot Language Tutor with Perceptual and Interaction Capabilities published in the Proceedings of INDICON 2016 (presented as a poster).
 Sowmya R attended International Conference on Multimodal Interaction(ICMI), thanks to a SIGCHI grant, and presented her paper:
Asynchronous Video Interviews vs Face-to-Face Interviews For Communication Skill Measurement: A Systematic Study
 Pooja V, Trisha M, Laasya B attended SAI Intelligent Systems Conference in London and presented their work
- P. Venkatesh, D. Jayagopi. Automatic Bharatnatyam Dance Posture Recognition and Expertise Prediction using Depth Cameras, accepted for presentation at the SAI Intelligent Systems Conference 2016, London, UK. (IntelliSys 2016).
- T. Mittal, L. Bangalore, D. Jayagopi. A Logo-Based Approach for Recognising Multiple Products on a Shelf, accepted for presentation at the SAI Intelligent Systems Conference 2016, London, UK. (IntelliSys 2016).
Relating Faculty – Dr. Dinesh Babu J
 Session Chair for Multimodal Systems, Interspeech 2018.
 Visited IIT Ropar and gave a talk on Sequence Learning using Neural Network Architectures (15 March 2018)
 Attended ICMI 2017 at Glasgow
 Attended and presented the publication on ‘A Robust Lane Detection and Departure Warning System’ at the IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium, Seoul Korea, held between 28 June – July 1.
 Invited talk on’Human-Human Interaction Analysis: Trends and Challenges’ at a workshop on ‘Human Centered Computing: Tools and Applications’. The event was organized by the department of NIT Suratkal between 25-27 June.
 Invited talk on Human Robot Interaction at CAIR, Workshop on Autonomous Systems: Issues, Concerns and Approaches; Feb 9, 2015
 Invited talk at the DRDO workshop on Technologies for Autonomous Soldier-Assist System (TASAS) organized at the Jadavpur University,
Kolkata, India between Aug 7-9 2014. The talk was titled “Behavior Tracking and Perception using applications in Operator Assist and Team Training”.
 Attended and presented a paper on “Analyzing gaming-simulations using video based techniques” at the Technological Ecosystems for Enhancing Multiculturality (TEEM) Conference 2014, Salamanca, Spain.