ACM Multimedia 2022 Awards Best Paper & Demo Honorable Mention

MICC team and Prof. Alberto Del Bimbo awarded at ACM MULTIMEDIA 2022 Lisbon, Portugal 10-14 October 2022.

MICC team received two prestigious Awards at at the 30th ACM MULTIMEDIA Lisbon, Portugal  10-14 October 2022. The International Conference on Multimedia is the worldwide premier conference and a key world event to display scientific achievements and innovative industrial products in the multimedia field.

  • Best Paper Award
    “Search-oriented Micro-video Captioning” Liqiang Nie (Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen), Leigang Qu (Shandong University), Dai Meng (Kuaishou), Min Zhang (Harbin Institute of Technology (Shenzhen)), Qi Tian (Huawei Technologies Ltd.), Alberto del Bimbo (Università di Firenze)
  • Multimedia Best Demo Honorable Mention Award
    Demo Session on Engaging Museum Visitors with Gamification of Body and Facial Expressions” concerning two applications that improve the museum visit experience. The goal of “Strike a Pose” and “Face Fit” applications is to challenge the user to analyze and replicate artworks with their own body and face, obtaining information on the artworks that are replicated and personalized representations that can be shared on social networks. The apps are part of ReInHerit Toolkit and designed for the cultural heritage domain and exploit gamification techniques in order to improve enjoyment and learning of museum artworks.