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Special session on multimodal emotion recognition and expressivity analysis
The special session took place on July, 7 and attracted a large number of participants. These are the presentations included in the special session:
Multimodal emotion recognition and expressivity analysis [download ppt]
Kostas Karpouzis, Stefanos Kollias, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

Segment-based approach to the recognition of emotions in speech
Mohammad Shami, Mohamed Kamel, University of Waterloo, Canada

Comparing feature sets for acted and spontaneous speech in view of automatic emotion recognition [download ppt]
Thurid Vogt, Elisabeth Andre, University of Augsburg, Germany

An intelligent system for facial emotion recognition [download ppt]
R. Cowie, E. Douglas-Cowie, Queen's University of Belfast, UK, J. Taylor, King's College, UK, S. Ioannou, M. Wallace, S. Kollias, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

Annotation and detection of blended emotions in real human-human dialogs recorded in a call center [download ppt]
Laurence Vidrascu, Laurence Devillers, LIMSI-CNRS, France

A real-time lip sync system using a genetic algorithm for automatic neural network configuration
Goranka Zoric, Igor S. Pandzic, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Visual/acoustic emotion recognition
Cheng-Yao Chen, Yue-Kai Huang, Princeton University, USA

Other ICME papers in the general framework of the session include:
HMM-based deception recognition from visual cues
G. Tsechpenakis, D. Metaxas, Rutgers University, M. Adkins, J. Kruse, M. Jensen, T. Meservy, D. Twitchell, A. Deokar, J. Nunamaker, J. Burgoon, University of Arizona, USA

Facial expressions recognition with relevance vector machines
D. Datcu, L. Rothkrantz, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

Web-based database for facial expression analysis
Maja Pantic, Michel Valstar, Ron Rademaker, Ludo Maat, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

Expressive avatars in MPEG-4
M. Mancini, B. Hartmann, C. Pelachaud, University of Paris 8, France, A. Raouzaiou, K. Karpouzis, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

Audio-visual affect recognition in activation-evaluation space
Z. Zeng, Z. Zhang, B. Pianfetti, Jilin Tu, Thomas Huang, Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Speaker independent speech emotion recognition by ensemble classification
B. Schuller, S. Reiter, R. Mueller, M. Al-Hames, M. Lang, G. Rigoll, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Germany

From physiological signals to emotions: implementing and comparing selected methods for feature extraction and classification
Johannes Wagner, Jonghwa Kim, Elisabeth Andre, University of Augsburg, Germany

Emotional speech classification using gaussian mixture models and the sequential floating forward selection algorithm
Dimitrios Ververidis, Constantine Kotropoulos, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

The session organizers would like to thank the ICME organizing committee and staff and all presenters for making this session so fruitful!

Contact information
Prof. Stefanos Kollias
Dr. Kostas Karpouzis
The Image, Video and Multimedia Systems Laboratory