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Visual Intelligence Days 2023

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Visual Intelligence Days 2023

Date: 27th and 28th September 2023

Place: HOTEL OLAVSGAARD Conference hotel located between Oslo and Gardermoen.

How to get there: PDF or Google maps

Program: PDF

Poster program: PDF

Aim for VI Days

Researchers,user partners and invited guests gather for knowledge-sharing and updates on the latest research results. We will have a social program with plenty of opportunities for dialogue, interaction, discussions, networking, and socializing.

Pre-Program Visual Intelligence Graduate School (VIGS)

September 26th

Afternoon program for young researchers and graduate students.
Program here.


Please register for the VI days 2023.

We have reserved a limited number of rooms at the hotel. The rooms can be reserved for NOK 1 595 - 1 guest – one night.

You may reserve a room at the venue by September 12th.

The reservation is open for changes until September 12th.

Please sign up HERE.

Program Outline September 27th and 28th

Detailed program to be announced.

Poster program to be announced.

Program Outline

September 27th

08:30-09:30  Registration and coffee

09:30-09:45 Welcome and “state-of-the-VI-union”

09:45-10:30 Introduction to vision transformers (Adín Ramírez Rivera)

10:30-11:00 Coffee

11:00-11:45 User partner spotlight

Representatives from our user partners will give 12-15 min presentations of VI-related work, results, innovations, infrastructure initiatives, visions.

11:45-12:40 Lunch

12:45-13:45 User partner spotlight (continued)

14:15-15:15 Methodology with potential for transfer and synergies I

This session shows ongoing work on advancing Visual Intelligence research challenges to drive innovations on user partner problems and data. The session will provide inspiration for synergies and transferred across applications. 10-minute presentations

15:15-15:45 Coffee

15:45-16:45 Methodology with potential for transfer and synergies II

10-minute presentations

16:45-17:15 Stretch legs and poster preparations

17:15-19:30 Spotlights, posters and interaction

This session highlights VI-relevant work across the consortium. The intention is to mingle and to learn from each other. Each poster is preceded by a brief spotlight presentation.

20:00 Dinner in Hotel Restaurant

September 28th

08:30-09:30 Inspirational talk by invited speaker Prof. Mads Nielsen (University of Copenhagen)

09:30-10:00 Coffee

10:00-12:00 Collaborative work session with user partners

Work sessions centered around individual user partners:

• Revisit the Visual Intelligence research plan 2023.

• Brief presentations to review status of ongoing/planned activities.

• Discuss progress and path forward.

• Discuss adjustments to the research plan for 2024.

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:05-13:35 Cutting-edge deep learning, Guoying Zhao, University of Oulu

13:35-14:05 Outlook - Trends in deep learning (Arnt-Børre Salberg)

14:05-1425 Stretch legs

14:25-15:00 Panel discussion on deep learning and societal change


15:00-16:00 Summary and outlook

• Insight into the collaborative work sessions with user partners

• Visual Intelligence Graduate School summary and recap

• Closing (Director, co-directors)

16:00 END

For presenters

Templates for posters and presentations can be found here: Graphic charter

Hotel Olavsgaard, Lillestrøm

The VI-days are open for members of the consortium.

Sign up here