The First Jerusalem Winter School in Computer Science and Engineering, January 6 - January 12, 2017, Israel

Publish Date: Aug 15, 2016

Deadline: Dec 01, 2016

Event Dates: from Jan 06, 2017 12:00 to Jan 12, 2017 12:00


Computer Vision is one of the grand challenges of Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science. Despite some impressive recent commercial applications, the goal of attaining human level visual performance with a computer and a camera remains elusive. This one week Winter School will bring together the top researchers in the world to present the current state of Computer Vision and discuss future directions. The program will include tutorials, panel discussions and multiple opportunities for direct interaction between the students and the faculty.

Event date January 6 - January 12, 2017


Michael Rabin, General Director (Harvard University)
Takeo Kanade, Director (Carnegie Mellon University)
Alexei (Aloysha) Efros, Codirector (UC Berkeley )
Yair Weiss, Codirector (The Hebrew University)

Application Deadline: December 1, 2016

To APPLY click "Further official information" and fill the online form.

Notification of acceptance will be sent by email

Registration Fee: NIS 700( currency convertor link) (NIS 50 for Israeli students, NIS 250 for Israeli faculty, postdocs & others).Payment is done upon acceptance.

The registration fee includes school tuition, reception, daily lunches during the days the School is in session, coffee breaks and social events.

Confirmed Speakers

Jitendra Malik, UC Berkeley
Shree Nayar, Columbia
Bill Freeman, MIT and Google
Cordelia Schmidt, INIRIA
Rob Fergus, Facebook and NYU
Rick Szeliski, Facebook
Michal Irani, Weizmann
Ira Kemelmacher-Shlizerman, University of Washington

For more information click "Further official information" below. 

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