Marcel Worring is director of the Informatics Institute of the University of Amsterdam in which he is an Associate Professor. He is a Full Professor on Data Science for Business Analytics in the Amsterdam Business School. His research interest is in multimedia analytics: the integration of multimedia analysis, multimedia mining, information visualization, and multimedia interaction. Applications are in marketing, urban computing, cultural heritage, and law enforcement.
From Multimedia Data to Insight Using Interactive Visualizations
Cameras and mobile phones have become ubiquitous and businesses are more and more confronted with large multimedia collections. The multimedia data (images, videos, text) contain a wealth of information, but how do we get insight in this data and transform it to a valuable asset? The best solution is to combine the capabilities of human experts and machines and bring them together using advanced visualization techniques. In this talk we give examples of how this can be achieved.