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08/02/2022 · Best paper award at CBMI 2022

Our paper "Retrieval-Augmented Transformer for Image Captioning" has been selected as best paper at the International Conference on Content-based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI 2022)!

05/27/2022 · Best Student Paper Award at ICIAP 2021

Our paper "Investigating Bidimensional Downsampling in Vision Transformer Models" by Paolo Bruno, Roberto Amoroso, Marcella Cornia, Silvia Cascianelli, Lorenzo Baraldi, and Rita Cucchiara has been selected for the Best Student Paper Award at ICIAP 2021.

03/27/2022 · Computational Aspects of Deep Learning (CADL) workshop accepted at ECCV

Together with NVAITC, we are organizing the second Workshop on Computational Aspects of Deep Learning (CADL), which will be hosted at ECCV 2022. Check out the website.

02/15/2022 · Workshop on Artificial Intelligence for Digital Humanities at ICIAP 2021

I am co-organizing the first International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence for Digital Humanities, which will be held in conjunction with ICIAP 2021. See the website for more.

02/07/2022 · Area Chair ACM Multimedia 2022

I will participate as Area Chair to the 29th ACM International Conference on Multimedia. The deadline for paper submission is 31st March 2022.

01/31/2022 · Paper accepted at ICRA 2022

Our paper "Focus on Impact: Indoor Exploration with Intrinsic Motivation" has been accepted to ICRA 2022 and IEEE RA-L. Read it on ArXiv.

01/18/2022 · From Show to Tell: A Survey on Image Captioning accepted at TPAMI

Interested in Image Captioning? Our definitive guide to techniques, datasets and variants has been accepted to IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence. Check it out!

01/17/2022 · Associate Editor for ICPR 2022

I will serve as Associate Editor for ICPR 2022.

10/31/2021 · Communications Chair for ECCV 2022

Happy to announce that I will be joining the ECCV 2022 organizing team as Communications Chair. 

📣 Update: the official website of ECCV 2022 is out, with deadlines.

07/31/2021 · 📣 We are hiring! One open PhD position

We have a three-years Early-Stage Researcher/PhD position on the Integration of vision and language for human-robot interaction, inside the MSCA project PERSEO. See the call for information on salary and how to apply.

07/29/2021 · ELLIS Scholar

I have been elected as an ELLIS Scholar in the ELLIS society, the European Laboratory for Learning and Intelligent Systems.

07/25/2021 · Associate Editor for Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence

I will serve as Associate Editor for the specialty section in Pattern Recognition of Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence.

07/25/2021 · Paper accepted to Computer Vision and Image Understanding

Our paper "Video action detection by learning graph-based spatio-temporal interactions" has been accepted to Computer Vision and Image Understanding! You can read the full article here.

06/26/2021 · Submission accepted at ICMR 2021

Our submission "Learning to Select: A Fully Attentive Approach for Novel Object Captioning" has been accepted at ICMR 2021.

04/12/2021 · Submission accepted at NVIDIA GTC 2021

Our submission "More Efficient and Accurate Video Networks: A New Approach to Maximize the Accuracy/Computation Tradeoff" has been accepted for oral presentation at NVIDIA GTC 2021, which will take place online on April 12 -16. Watch the talk.

02/28/2021 · Area Chair ACM Multimedia 2021

I will participate as Area Chair to the 29th ACM International Conference on Multimedia. The deadline for paper submission is Apr. 10, 2021.

02/18/2021 · Paper accepted to Computer Vision and Image Understanding

Our paper "Video action detection by learning graph-based spatio-temporal interactions" has been accepted to Computer Vision and Image Understanding! You can read the full article here.

09/23/2020 · Interview with La Repubblica

I have been interviewed by Jaime D'Alessandro on Rep: Scienze, about Gpt-3 and Transformed-based language models. You can read the article here.

07/01/2020 · The first Workshop on Computational Aspects of Deep Learning at ICPR 2020

Together with NVAITC, we are organizing the first Workshop on Computational Aspects of Deep Learning (CADL), which will be hosted at ICPR 2020. See the website for more.

06/22/2020 · Call for Demo and Exhibit at ICPR 2020

ICPR invites researchers to present live demonstration of their research results and systems. Demos are intended as real, practical, and possibly interactive proofs of the presenters’ research ideas and scientific or engineering contributions. They should provide the audience the opportunity to discuss working systems, applications and prototypes based on leading edge research, and to discuss and interact in first person with the researchers presenting the demo. See the call.

06/20/2020 · Presenting our Meshed-Memory Transformer at CVPR 2020

We are presenting our work on image captioning at CVPR 2020. Take a look at the video presentation, read the paper and share code!

 

04/13/2020 · Walking through the museum, while staying home

The Galleria Estense of Modena, in partnership with AImageLab, is organizing virtual tours that let visitors walk through the halls of the art gallery without leaving their homes. See the press releases on Gazzetta di Modena and Modena in Diretta.

02/14/2020 · Associate Editor of Pattern Recognition Letters

I have been appointed as Associate Editor at Pattern Recognition Letters.

12/18/2019 · Our Meshed-Memory Transformer ranks first on the COCO Image Captioning Leaderboard! 🏆

With a CIDEr-D of 1.321, our architecture for image captioning is first on COCO Captioning. See the leaderboard.

09/27/2019 · Invited talk at Modena Smart Life

On September 27th I will give an invited talk at the "Modena Smart Life" festival, on Vision, Language and Embodied AI. See the program of the event for further details.

09/11/2019 · Interview at Smart City on Radio24

I have been interviewed by Maurizio Melis on Radio24. You can hear the podcast of the interview here.

08/09/2019 · PersonArt - an interactive demo at Gallerie Estensi

From September, 13th to 29th you can discover your doppelgänger in art with our interactive face similarity demo.
See the Gallerie Estensi website for more.

08/05/2019 · LAMV is being used at Facebook to detect harmful content

Our solution for matching and detecting copied videos, published in CVPR 2018, is now being used in production scale at Facebook to detect harmful content.

See the official announcement on the Facebook newsroom website, and the Github repository with the source code.

08/04/2019 · Tutorial at ICIAP 2019 - "Vision, Language and Action: from Captioning to Embodied AI"

See the abstract and program on the tutorial page.

07/05/2019 · I am co-organizing the first NVIDIA Inception Event in Italy

More details at the event page.

07/01/2019 · One paper accepted as oral at BMVC (with F. Landi and M. Corsini)

02/25/2019 · Two papers (with M. Cornia and M. Tomei) accepted at CVPR 2019!

06/29/2018 · Our paper on Human Eye Fixations Prediction has been accepted at Transactions on Image Processing (TIP)!

02/19/2018 · Our paper on Temporal Match Kernels (with M. Douze and H. Jégou) has been accepted at CVPR 2018!

02/13/2018 · I successfully defended my thesis.

04/28/2017 · I did an internship at FAIR (Facebook AI Research) Paris from July to October 2017

03/01/2017 · Our paper "Hierarchical Boundary-Aware Neural Encoder for Video Captioning" has been accepted at CVPR 2017

08/30/2016 · Imagelab will receive a GPU-based server as part of the Facebook AI Research Partnership