Lale Akarun is Elected Vice President of IAPR, International Association of Pattern Recognition

The International Conference of Pattern Recognition (ICPR), organized by the Association of Pattern Recognition (IAPR) was held in Montreal, Canada, during August 22-25, 2022.  The 2022-2024 Executive Committee of IAPR  was elected in the governing board meeting of IAPR, attended by delegates from 50 national organizations. Prof. Lale Akarun was elected as the vice president. The new executive Committee consists of:

  • President, Arjan Kuijper, Fraunhofer Institute, Germany
  • First Vice President, Lale Akarun, Boğaziçi University, Turkey
  • Second Vice President, Cheng-Lin Liu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Treasurer, Robert Fisher, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Secretary, Josep Llados, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
  • Past President, Dan Lopresti, Lehigh University, USA

Pattern Recognition can be defined as the discovery of regularities in data through mathematical modelling and classification. In this year’s conference, the main topics were artificial intelligence and machine learning for pattern analysis, Computer Vision and Robotic Perception, Image, Video, Speech, and Signal Analysis, Biometrics and Human-Machine Interaction, Document and Media Analysis and  Biomedical Image Analysis and Informatics.

In addition to the main conference, 24 different workshops and 6 tutorials were held in the preceding and following days. Although the last conference was completely virtual, this year’s conference has been hybrid, with some participants presenting in person, others virtually.

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