BeFIT 2011: Best paper award
BeFIT – Benchmarking
Facial Image Analysis Technologies– is an international collaborative effort on
standardizing the evaluation of facial image analysis technologies. The
objective is to bring together different face analysis evaluations and provide
a medium for researchers to discuss about different aspects of face analysis.
The first International workshop on Benchmarking Facial Image Analysis
Technologies took place in Barcelona, Spain on November 13th 2011 in
conjunction with the 13th International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV
Organized by Hazim Kemal Ekenel, from KIT (Karlsruhe Institute of
Technology), BeFIT was very successful. 31 very high quality submissions were received, which were reviewed by at least 3 program committee members in a
double-blind review process. 15 papers have been accepted for publication, which corresponds to an
acceptance rate of approximately 48%.