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ICTLab Seminar 2015/10/16 @ USTH

Speaker: Prof. Jean-Marc Ogier, University of La Rochelle, France
Topic: Document recognition and retrieval
Date: 4:00pm – 5:30pm, October 16th 2015
Location: Room 811, USTH building, 18 Hoang Quoc Viet, Cau Giay, Hanoi.

Description: Document engineering is the area of knowledge concerned with principles,  tools and processes that improve our ability to create, manage, store, compact, access, and maintain documents. The fields of document recognition and retrieval have grown rapidly in recent years. Such development has been fueled by the emergence of new application areas such as the World Wide Web (WWW), digital libraries, and video- and camera-based OCR. This talk will address some recent developments in the area of Document Processing.
Biography: Jean-Marc Ogier received his PhD degree in computer science from the University of Rouen, France, in 1994. During this period (1991-1994), he worked on graphic recognition for Matra Ms&I Company. From 1994 to 2000, he was an associate professor at the University of Rennes 1 during a first period (1994-1998)  and at the University of Rouen from 1998 to 2001. Now full professor at the university of la Rochelle, Pr Ogier is the head of URL laboratory which gathers more than 120 members and works mainly of Document Analysis and Content Management. Author of more than 200 publications / communications, he managed several French and European projects dealing with historical document analysis, either with public institutions, or with private companies.  Pr Ogier has been  Deputy Director of the GDR I3 of the French National Research Centre (CNRS) from 2005 to 2013. He was  also general  Chair of the Technical Committee 10 (Graphic Recognition) of the International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR) from 2010 to 2015, and i the representative member of France at the governing board of the IAPR. At last he is also Vice rector of the university of La Rochelle.