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Invited talk at ECCV Workshop on Apparent Personality Recognition
Prof. Daniel Gatica-Perez presented work on computational analysis of job interviews and online video resumes.
Cornell partners receive Ubicomp 2016 Best Paper Award
The work by Jean Costa, Tanzeem Choudhury, and their collaborators at Cornell University received the Best Paper Award at ACM Ubicomp 2016 in Heidelberg, Germany.
Social computing research on Bilan Magazine
Research by the Social Computing Group on analysis of soft skills in job interviews was featured in Bilan, the premier Swiss business magazine.
Watching me, watching you: making sense of social interaction
Marianne Schmid Mast (UNIL) talks about Social Sensing for Psychology and some of the UBImpressed research on HRZone, the popular website for Human Resources professionals:
UBImpressed partners involved in the organization of Ubicomp/ISWC 2015
Ubicomp/ISWC, the two premier venues on ubiquitous and wearable computing, were jointly held in Osaka, Japan, September 7-11, 2015, with an attendance record of over 860 attendees.
UBImpressed at the HR-Conference Romand 2015
The UBImpressed project took part in the HR-Conference Romand, organized at the University of Lausanne, September 8, 2015. Prof. Marianne Schmid Mast and Dr. Denise Frauendorfer co-organized the workshop "Novel technologies to measure verbal and non-verbal behavior", in which social sensing technologies were introduced and demonstrated.
A view of UBImpressed on Swiss TV
The activities of the Social Computing Group including the UBImpressed project room were featured on Swiss TV (Canal 9).
Laurent Nguyen receives PhD degree from EPFL
Laurent Nguyen received the PhD degree from EPFL on May 29th 2015 after the public defense of his doctoral dissertation entitled: "Computational Analysis of Behavior in Employment Interviews and Video Resumes".
UBImpressed project has started.
Our project has started in January 2014, with a three-year duration.