GIS Innovation forum 2014

Thursday, 06 February 2014 00:00

IMSC Director Cyrus Shahabi gave a talk at the "GIS Innovation forum 2014" at Saudi Arabia. Cyrus presented his experiences with his GIS startups, Geosemble technologies and ClearPath, which were spinoffs based on the intellectual properties developed at the University of Southern Californnia (USC).

See "GIS Innovation Forum 2014 Agenda" 

IMSC Retreat 2014 Agenda

Friday, 31 January 2014 14:17
MARCH 13, 2014 USC DAVIDSON CONFERENCE CENTER - Directions USC Map

Retreat 2014 Photo Gallery

Program
 

08:30 - 09:00

 Breakfast and Check-in
09:00 - 09:15    Welcome Speech
 Yannis C. Yortsos
 Dean of Viterbi School of Engineering, USC
09:15 - 10:00  Reflection and Looking Forward 
 Cyrus Shahabi,
 Director of IMSC, USC
10:00 - 10:15    Break
Big Data in Transportation
10:15 - 10:45    Advanced and Predictive Analystics in Transportation Systems  
 Video Demos: Accident Monitoring & AnalysisTime-Dependent Fleet Routing
 Ugur Demiryurek,
 Associate Director of IMSC, USC
10:45 - 11:05    Spatial and Graph Features in Oracle Database 
 Jayant Sharma,
 Oracle
11:05 - 11:25    Veracity in Big Data, Reliability of Routes
 Tobias Emrich,
 Research Associate, IMSC & Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
Big Data in Social Media
11:25 - 12:00    MediaQ: Managing Crowdsourced Mobile Media 
 Video Demo: MediaQ 
 Seon Ho Kim,
 Associate Director of IMSC, USC
12:00 - 01:30    Lunch
Big Data in Health and Security
01:30 - 02:00    Criminal Activity Surveillance System with Multi-Source Event Detection
 Video Demo: Janus 
 Luciano Nocera,
 Associate Director of IMSC, USC
02:00 - 02:15    Persistent People Tracking with Geospatial Image Filtering
 Video Demo: GIFT 
 Yinghao Cai,
 Research Associate, IMSC 
02:15 - 02:30    Vehicle Tracking in Urban Environment Using Video Cameras and Open Source Information 
 Steve Ryan,
 NGC
02:30 - 02:45    Smart Technologies for Accelerating Rehabilitation (STAR-RERC)
 Carolee Winstein,
 
Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, OSD, USC
02:45 - 03:00    Break
Posters and Demos
03:00 - 04:45  

 Demo and Poster Session
 IMSC Students

04:45 - 06:00    Panel - Four Generations of IMSC Spinoffs: Eyematic, Audyssey, Geosemble and GameDesk
 Orang Dialameh (Eyematic Interfaces Inc., Founder & CEO),
 Chris Kyriakakis (Audyssey, Founder & CTO),
 Andre Doumitt (Geosemble, CEO),
 Craig Knoblock (Geosemble, Founder & Chief Scientist),
 Lucien Vattel (GameDesk, Founder & CEO)
06:00 - 07:00    Reception
 Davidson Conference Center


Attendees

 
Last updated Mar. 03, 2014

  • Adatao:  Christopher T. Nguyen
  • Armorway:  Zare’ Baghdasarian
  • Audyssey:  Chris Kyriakakis
  • BAE System:  Bingcai Zhang, Jeff Rice
  • Cal State LA:  Jongwook Woo
  • Chevron:  Jim Brink, Sankur Vega
  • ClearPath:  Hamid Heidary
  • Eyematic Interfaces Inc.:  Orang Dialameh
  • GameDesk:  Lucien Vattel, Amy Freeborn
  • Geosemble:  Andre Doumitt, Craig Knoblock
  • Google:  Luc Vincent
  • Intel:  Jose Rodriguez
  • LA Metro:  Kali Fogel
  • Microsoft:  Dan Fay
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation:  Edwin C Tse, Maria (Lolo) Penedo, Steve Ryan, Michael Jamgochian, Christy Predania, Brenton Higa
  • Plug and Play Tech Center: Nader Fathi
  • Oracle:  Jayant Sharma, Melli Annamalai, James Steiner
  • SanDisk Corporation: Drew Henry, Jason Lin
  • Tilofy Incorporation:  Ali Khoshgozaran, Alireza Mojtahedi
  • University of Maryland:  Hanan Samet
  • Urban Sustainability at the County of Los angeles:  Youn Sim
  • USC Faculty, Staff and Student attendees

 

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"Business of IP Asia" forum at Hong-Kong

Friday, 06 December 2013 00:00

IMSC Director Cyrus Shahabi gave a talk at the "Business of IP Asia" forum at Hong-Kong. Cyrus presented the challenges with IP transfer from Universities to startups and discussed the ClearPath startup as an example.

See the coverage of Cyrus' talk at page 42 of the Asia IP magazine

See "Business of IP Asia" web-site 

Retreat 2014 RSVP Page

Monday, 16 December 2013 16:36

Welcome to RSVP Page for IMSC Retreat 2014

We are pleased to have you for IMSC Retreat 2014. This retreat is scheduled as a whole-day (from 8:30 AM to 7 PM) event for Thursday March 13, 2014, to be held at the Davidson Conference Center, USC University Park Campus.

Only if you would like to accept the invitation, please enter your name and email address in the provided pane on the right and click on the RSVP button.

 

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 Attendees


Last updated Mar. 03, 2014

  • Archimedes Ventures:  Kambiz Hooshmand
  • Audyssey:  Chris Kyriakakis
  • BAE System:  Bingcai Zhang, Jeff Rice
  • Cal State LA:  Jongwook Woo
  • Chevron:  Jim Brink
  • ClearPath:  Hamid Heidary
  • Esri:  Dawn Wright
  • Eyematic Interfaces Inc.:  Orang Dialameh
  • GameDesk:  Lucien Vattel, Amy Freeborn
  • Geosemble:  Andre Doumitt, Craig Knoblock
  • Google:  Luc Vincent, Ammy Freeborn
  • LA Metro:  Kali Fogel
  • Microsoft:  Dan Fay
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation:  Edwin C Tse, Flavius Galiber, Maria (Lolo) Penedo
  • Plug and Play Tech Center: Nader Fathi
  • Oracle:  Jayant Sharma, Premjith Balakrishnan, Melli Annamalai, James Steiner
  • Stanford University:  Christopher T. Nguyen
  • Tilofy Incorporation:  Ali Khoshgozaran, Alireza Mojtahedi
  • University of Maryland:  Hanan Samet
  • USC Faculty, Staff and Student attendees

Samet, Hanan

Tuesday, 12 November 2013 17:30

Professor of Computer Science at the University of Maryland

Retreat 2014

Monday, 11 November 2013 15:22

IMSC's next annual retreat will be held on March 13, 2014 at the Davidson Conference Center at USC. At this retreat we continue showcasing our research achievements in the context of the following BigData systems and applications:

  • TransDec: BigData for Transportation
  • Janus: BigData for Security
  • MediaQ: BigData for Social Media
  • GeoMed: BigData for Health

The retreat will be a day full of technology demonstrations and detailed research discussions that will provide attendees with a complete picture of our current activities. You can read more about some of these efforts, in particular, see the latest news, including the recent one about our ClearPath startup making it as finalist to LA Auto Show at:

http://imsc.usc.edu/news-and-events/news.html

Our recent Demo Videos at:

http://imsc.usc.edu/research-center/demo-for-recent-projects.html

And reports on our recent Events at:

http://imsc.usc.edu/news-and-events/events.html

 

 IMSC’s recent startup ClearPath will showcase its next-generation navigation system to key industry leaders at the Connected Car Expo's  FASTPITCH competition.  ClearPath is selected as one of the eight finalist start-ups that have emerged as clear front-runners among many.

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GeoMed: Big Data for Health

Thursday, 24 October 2013 12:57

The vision for GeoMed is to enable health applications by providing the capabilities to reveal and understand people's patterns of life. 

Janus - Realtime Event Detection

Wednesday, 23 October 2013 15:20

Janus is a multi source event collection system for effective surveillance of criminal activity. It was developed by the Integrated Media Systems Center at the University of Southern California, sponsored by National Institute of Justice. This video demonstrates the capability of Janus system in realtime event detection.

 

Janus - Forensic

Wednesday, 23 October 2013 15:02

Janus is a multi source event collection system for effective surveillance of criminal activity. It was developed by the Integrated Media Systems Center at the University of Southern California, sponsored by National Institute of Justice. This video demonstrates the capability of Janus system in forensic application.