STEP2DYNA, kick off workshop on 14/15 Sept 2016 @ MC3108 (MHT third floor), University of Lincoln, UK

You are all welcome to attend the STEP2DYNA, kick off workshop on 14/15 Sept 2016 @ MC3108 (MHT third floor), University of Lincoln, UK.

The programs in details are listed below.

HOST: Prof. Shigang Yue

14th September 2016 (Day 1)

15:00-15:30 Welcome audiences from SoCS and other Schools for open talk.

15:30-16:20 Claire Rind’s Presentation.

Raising the alarm: recognizing looming objects.

15th September 2016 (Day 2)

10:00-10:20 tea/coffee and networking.

10:20-10:50 presentation /demo by Cheng Hu.

11:00-11:40 presentation by Biao Zhao.

11:50-conclude workshop and lunch.

13:30-end of the kick-off workshop.

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STEP2DYNA workshop 2 on 27th April 2017 from 13:30-17:30 @ MB2606, University of Lincoln, UK

You are welcome to attend our STEP2DYNA Workshop 2 @MB2606 on 27th April from 13:30-17:30.

The details of the workshop is listed below:

Date: Thursday, 27th April

Time: 13:30-17:30

Venue: MB2606 Minerva Building, University of Lincoln, UK

Host: Shigang Yue

1:30-2:30 Presentation by Hongxin Wang, followed by Q&As

Bio-inspired Image Processing for Small Target Motion Detection in Cluttered Dynamic Visual Environment

2:30-2:45 tea/coffee break.

2:45-3:20 Presentation by Daqi Liu, followed by Q&As

Event-driven Continuous STDP Learning with Deep Structure for Visual Pattern Recognition

3:20-4:00 Presentation by Qinbin Fu, followed by Q&As

Collision and Direction Selection Visual Neuron Models Research: Circuits, Mechanisms and Applications.

4:00-4:35 Presentation by Biao Zhao, followed by Q&As

An affine invariant feature detector.

4:35-4:55 Presentation by Ziteng Wang, followed by Q&As

A review of flapping wing UAV.

4.55-5:25 Presentation by jingmin Huang, followed by Q&As

A study of Programmatic Guarantee.

5:25-5:30 Conclusion and Snapshots.

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STEP2DYNA workshop 3 on 28th/29th September 2017
The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle, UK

You are welcome to attend our STEP2DYNA Workshop 3 on 28th/29th September 2017, The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle, UK.

The details of the workshop is listed below:

Thursday 28th September

9am - Arrive at The Gallery, The Biscuit Factory, Stoddart Street, Newcastle, NE2 1AN

9.30am – STEP2DYNA introduction by Professor Shigang Yue, University of Lincoln,
followed by discussion surrounding issues and future plans

10.15am – Presentation/seminar by Dr Julieta Sztarker from UBA –
Titled: "A peek into a crab’s optic lobes that support motion detection, visually-guided behaviours and memory"

11.30am – Raising the Alarm: recognising looming objects by Dr Claire Rind, Newcastle University (presentation synopsis is also in the folder)

12.30pm – LGMD-like, STMD-like, and DS Neurons in the Praying Mantis
by Dr Yoshifumi Yamawaki, Kyushu University

12.45pm - Networking

1pm – Lunch

2pm – Deep Spiking Neural Network for Visual Pattern Recognition
by PhD student Daqi Liu, University of Lincoln. Also, to include discussion on LGMD modelling with spiking models

3pm – Q&A session and discussion on topics presented

3.45pm - wrap up discussion

4.15pm – close

Friday 29th September

9am – Arrive at The Biscuit Factory

9.30am - Reconstruction of the LGMD2 using SBF-SEM
by Dr Claire Rind, Newcastle University

10.15am – A Directionally Selective Small Target Motion Detecting Visual Neural Network in Cluttered Backgrounds
by PhD student Hongxin Wang,University of Lincoln

11.15am – Exploring Locust Looming Detectors –
Dr Peter Simmons, Newcastle University

12.15pm – Follow-up discussion and Q&A

12.30pm – Lunch

1.30pm – wrap-up session and opportunity for Skype call with available partners to discuss future plans

2.30pm – close

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