No. 3 US-Japan HI-Tech Industrialization Forum
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Prof. Shinichi Sato is currently a professor of National Institute of Informatics, Japan. His research interests include image processing, video content analysis and multimedia database. Currently he is leading the video processing project at NII, addressing video analysis, indexing, retrieval, and mining for broadcasted video archives. He received his BE degree in Electronics Engineering in 1987, his ME and PhD degrees in Information Engineering in 1989 and 1992 at the University of Tokyo. He joined National Center for Science Information Systems (NACSIS), Tokyo, in 1992. He is a full professor at National Institute of Informatics (NII), Tokyo, since 2004. He was a visiting scientist at the Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, from 1995 to 1997. He has served on technical program committees for several international conferences, including ACM Multimedia, ICME, ICPR, ICCV, SIGIR, and WWW. He served as program co-chairs for Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia in 2004 (PCM2004),Multimedia Modeling Conference (MMM2008), International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval in 2011 (ICMR2011), ACM Multimedia 2012, International Conference on Internet Multimedia Computing and Service in 2012 (ICIMCS2012), International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing in 2012 (CBMI2012), Pacific-Rim Symposium on Image and Video Technology in 2011 and 2013 (PSIVT2011, 2013), and Multimedia Modeling Conference (MMM2017). He will serve as a general co-chair of International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval in 2018(ICMR2018). He served as a track co-chair for International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR2014). He is on the Editorial Board of the following journals: IEEE Transactions of Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT), International Journal on Multimedia Tools and Applications (MTAP), International Journal of Multimedia Intelligence and Security (IJMIS), International Journal on Multimedia Information Retrieval, and International Journal on Computer Vision(IJCV).
Mamoru Yamayoshi: Ph.D. from Chiba University, Japan in 1995. Senior Engineer at Ebara Corporation from 1995 to 2001 and Country Manager at Nanometrics Japan from 2002 to 2007. Deeply involved in semiconductor equipment, mechatronics industry for more than 20 years. Currently focused on the development and industrialization of semiconductor optical film thickness gages, chemical mechanical polishing equipment, coating equipment, cleaning and etching equipment.