Lecture 1

Audiovisual Content Exploitation in the Networked Information Society

LecturerRoeland Ordelman (NISV/Twente)
DateTuesday, 21 August 2012
Time10.00 - 12.00
LocationMeertens Institute, Amsterdam

Lecture Info

Deploying state-of-the-art access technology in real-life scenarios aiming to enhance the exploitability of audiovisual content for various types of user groups.

Bio

Roeland Ordelman is senior researcher Multimedia Retrieval at University of Twente (PhD, 2003), manager R&D at the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision and founder of a start-up company for audio search technology, Cross Media Interaction (X-MI). The main focus of his work is on deploying state-of-the-art access technology in real-life scenarios aiming to enhance the exploitability of audiovisual content for various types of user groups such as professional archivists, broadcast professionals, researchers, and home users. Recent projects are among others AXES (Access to Audiovisual Archives), LiWA (internetarchiving), Verteld Verleden (distributed access to Oral History) and COMMIT (rich speech retrieval).