Conference Program


Monday, August 25th 2008

10:00 - 16:00 "MinervaEC" - Workshop, (Preliminary Program (pdf))
19:00 - Get together: Augustinerkeller 1010 Wien, Augustinerstraße 1, (map)

Tuesday, August 26th 2008

09:00 - 10:00 Registration
10:00 - 10:15 Opening
10:15 - 11:15 Invited Talk: Armin Gruen, ETH Zurich: "Image-Based 3D Modeling of Cultural and Natural Heritage Objects.", Chair: Robert Sablatnig
11:15 - 11:40

Session 1: 3D Reconstruction, Chair: Robert Sablatnig

B. Breuckmann, Z. Végvári: High Definition 3D-Surface Scanning and Applications
11:40 - 13:40 Lunch Break
13:40 - 15:20

Session 2: Cultural Tourism & Advanced Technical Tools, Chair:

N.E. Yazar, C. Binan: Use of Digital Media for Cultural Tourism: Byzantine Monuments on the Web
M. Megliola, L. Barbieri: Integrating Agent and Wireless Technologies for Location-based Services in Cultural Heritage
H. Mara, A. Felicetti: AMA going MAD: Semantic Web and Digital Libraries applied in Cultural Heritage
M. Severo: Sharing Information on Network Cultural Heritage
15:20 - 15:40Coffee Break
15:40 - 17:00

Session 3: Archaeography and Document Analysis,Chair:

F. Kleber, R. Sablatnig, M. Gau, H. Miklas: Ruling Estimation for Degraded Ancient Documents based on Text Line Extraction
V. Romero, A. Toselli , E. Vidal: Aligning Handwritten Text Images and Transcriptions of Historic Documents
M. Vill, M. Gau, H. Miklas, R. Sablatnig: Static Stroke Decomposition of Glagolitic Characters

Wednesday, August 27th 2008

10:00 - 12:00

Session 4: Museum Applications, Chair:

S. Gansemer, U. Großmann, O. Suttorp, H. Dobbelmann: Evaluating a Location Sensitive Multimedia Museum Guide: Results from a Field Trial
S. Mikes, M. Haindl, R. Holub: Navigation in Virtual Environment
E. Bonini: Building Virtual Cultural Heritage Environments: The Embodied Mind at the Core of the Learning Processes
12:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:10

Session 5: Coin Recognition, Chair: Martin Kampel

R. Huber: Shape-based Coin Recognition
S. Zambanini: Automatic Segmentation and Local Descriptor Based Coin Recognition
C. Kotz: Character and Symbol Recognition on Images of Coins
15:10 - 15:30Coffee Break
15:30 - 16:50

Session 5: Coin Recognition continued, Chair: Martin Kampel

Guus Lange: Crushing Coins for Classification
M. Schlapke: Numismatic Databases - Current Status and Perspectives
Klaus Vondrovec: Virtual Research applied to Numismatic Reality
Jonathan Jarret: A view from a coin room: the COINS project and numismatic study
16:50 - 17:30 Coin Recognition Software Demo
19:00 Conference Dinner at the Rathaus (City Hall)

Thursday, August 28th 2008

09:00 - 12:00 Workshop - "Know Your Users - Use Personas"
09:00 - 12:00 Workshop - "Mediaval Watermarks and Databases"
13:00 - 16:00 Hands-on Workshop - "eXhibition:editor3D"
17:00 Final get together (to be announced)
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