Today’s Featured Events
Video Analytics in the Wild: Practical Considerations in Large-Scale Deployment
11:00 pm-1:00 pm: This panel discussion will explore cutting-edge applications and applied research in video and image analysis. Panelists have diverse backgrounds in researching, developing and applying video analytics in applications ranging from public safety to medical imaging to retail operations. Come and see how video is being put to greater use as a powerful form of data.
Cmdr. Jonathan Lewin – Managing Deputy Director of Public Safety Information Technology, City of Chicago
Paul Steinberg – Chief Technology Officer, Motorola Solutions, Inc.
Kris Ranganath – Director of Technology & Solution, NEC Corporation of America
Dr. Aggelos Katsaggelos – AT&T Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Northwestern University’s Image and Video Processing Lab
Dr. Miles Wernick – Motorola Endowed Chair Professor and Director, Medical Imaging Research Center at IIT. CTO, ADM Diagnostics, LLC
Cross-sector Talk & Reception
6:00 pm-9:00 pm: This cross-sector event explores big data innovations in a range of industries across Chicago — from media to technology consulting — and gives an opportunity for companies, researchers, and others to share top projects that are changing the way we use big data, in Chicago and beyond. Come for a chance to interact with a range of top innovators as they take turns on the mic and answer your questions.
The event includes a reception for the Big Data Week Earth Data Hackathon, which guests are also welcome to attend. Check out the Earth Data Hackathon on bigdataweek.com/Chicago for more information or to register!
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