Video Archive

Complete video and presentation slides for past BAMMF events:


12th BAMMF in Dec, 2016

Title: Image Quality: Beauty is in the Eyes of the Beholder

Jan P. Allebach, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University


Title: Measuring and Manipulating Audiences: A Personal Reflection

Dick C.A. Bulterman, Professor and Chair of the Department of Computer Science, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam


Title: Fusing Physical and Social Sensors for Situation Awareness

Mohan Kankanhalli, Professor of Computer Science at National University of Singapore


Title: Network-attached I/O Devices

IIija Hadzic, Distinguished Member of Technical Staff, Nokia Bell Labs


Title: Towards ubiquitous ∞-Resolution 3D+ Modeling : Image Synthesis for Multimodal and Multi-cue Visual Analytics

David Gonzalez-Arguirre

Research Scientist, Intel Labs


11th BAMMF in Sep, 2016

Title: Tele-immersion and Augmented Reality at UC Berkeley

Ruzene Bajcsy, Professor EECS, UC Berkeley


Title: Building the Deep Learning Stack

Hanlin Tang, Senior Algorithms Engineer


Title: DASH Streaming and Software Defined Networking

Roger Zimmerman, Associate Professor of Computer Science at National University of Singapore


10th BAMMF in Apr, 2016

Opening Remarks

Don Kimber, Senior Research Scientist.


Title: Insights from data through artistic exploration

Weidong Yang, CEO, Kinerviz, Inc.


Title: The Challenges and Fun of Building Mu, A Tiny Smart Eye for Toys

Tianli Yu, CEO, Morpx Inc.


Title: Buried in Noise

Paul DeMarinis, Professor of Art, Stanford University


Title: The Code 'tis Wondroud Strange

Clark Suprynowicz, Art + Tech Fest


Title: Wicked problems, machine learning, and the artistic brain

Lorien Pratt, Entrepreneur


9th BAMMF in  Jan, 2016

Title: The Conversational User Interface

Peter Z. Yeh, Senior Principal Research Scientist Nuance Communications


Title: Deep Speech

Adam Cotes, Director, 

Silicon Valley AI Lab, Baidu Research


Title: The Magic Box: Automating the Development Cycle for Intelligent Algorithms

Emmanuel Munguia Tapia, Chief Technology Officer, AlgoSnap Inc.


Title: Multidimensional Intelligence

Pilar Manchón

Director of Intelligent Digital Assistance & Voice at Intel Corporation

 8th BAMMF in  Nov, 2015

Title: Multimedia and the future of knowledge

Steve Simke (Director of Systems and Services Lab, HP Labs)


Title: Perceptual Coding: Hype or Hope?

C.C. Jay Kuo (Director. Media Communications Laboratory, Dean's Professor, Electrical Engineering Systems, University of Southern California)

Title: Deriving Knowledge from Environmental Audio

Gerald Friedland (Director of Audio and Multimedia Lab, International Computer Science Institute)


Title: Intel RealSense(TM) Technology: Adding Human-Like Sensing and Interactions to Computing Devices

Achin Bhowmik(VP and GM, Perceptual Computing Group, Intel Corporation)


Title: Next Generation Entertainment: More, Faster, Better and Perceptually Quantized Pixels

Patrick Griffis (Executive Director, Dolby)

 7th BAMMF on  Aug 21, 2015

Title:  Full Field Communication: Challenges and future experiences with realtime capture and transport of ultra-high resolution light and sound fields

Bo Begole (Vice President, Global Head, Huawei Technologies' Media Lab)

Title: Vision-enhanced Immersive Interaction and Collaboration with Large Touch Displays

Zhengyou Zhang (Research Manager / Principal Researcher, Microsoft Research)


Title: Interaction and Collaboration in Space: From Co-Located to Distributed

Max Mühlhäuser (Professor & Head of Telecooperation Lab, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany)


Title: Developing Innovative Networked Experiences: Augmented Collaboration, Networking, and the Internet of Things

Susie Wee (VP and Chief Technology Officer of Networked Experiences, Cisco)

 6th BAMMF on May 25, 2015

Keynote - Large-Area Collaborative Immersive Virtual Reality

Prof. Aditi Majumder (UC Irvine)

Title: Virtualizing Reality without Offending Realism 

Speaker: Tony Diepenbrock (CEO, Learn Immersive)

 5th BAMMF on  Nov 20, 2014

Keynote - Industrial Impact of Deep Learning - From Speech Recognition to Language and Multimodal Processing

Speaker: Li Deng (Deep Learning Technology Center, Microsoft Research, Redmond, USA)

Brewing a Deeper Understanding of Images

Speaker: Yangqing Jia (Google)


Applied Deep Learning

Ronan Collobert (Facebook)


Compositional Language and Visual Understanding

Speaker:Richard Socher (Stanford)

 4th BAMMF on  June 20th, 2014

Keynote - Multimedia and Big Data

Speaker: Ramesh Jain

Large-scale-high-precision topic modeling on Twitter

Speaker: Shuang Yang


The Role of Emotional and Social Signals in Multimedia

Speaker:Hayley Hung


Sensing, Understanding and Shaping Social Behaviour

Speaker:Vivek K. Singh


Dispel the Clouds and See the Sun

Speaker:Xian-Sheng Hua


When textual and visual information join forces for multimedia retrieval

Speaker:Benoit Huet


The Role of Knowledge in Large-Scale Multimedia Analysis

Speaker:Tat-Seng Chua


Large-scale Video Classification with Convolutional Neural Networks

Speaker:Andrej Karpathy


Performance benefit of single assignment languages for parallel execution

Speaker:Carsten Griwodz



Neuromedia: Brain-Computer Interactive Narratives

Speaker:Marc Cavazza



Virtual Kitchens for Teaching Multimedia Analysis

Speaker:Martha Larson

2nd BAMMF on Feb 4th, 2014

Bay Area Multimedia Forum (BAMMF) 4 February 2014 - Session 1

Speakers: Shih-Fu Chang, Mei Han

Bay Area Multimedia Forum (BAMMF) 4 February 2014 - Session 2 (ABRIDGED)

Speakers: Wenwu Zhu, Peter Vajda
3rd BAMMF on May 27th, 2014

Bay Area Multimedia Forum - 27 May 2014 - SESSION 1

Speakers: Klara Nahrstedt, Milton Chen

Bay Area Multimedia Forum - 27 May 2014 - SESSION 2

Speakers: John Apostolopulos, Chris Lauwers




1st BAMMF November 7th, 2013 

Bay Area Multimedia Forum (BAMMF) 7 November 2013 - Session 1

Speakers: Bernd Girod, Junfeng He

Bay Area Multimedia Forum (BAMMF) 7 November 2013 - Session 2

Speakers: Haohong WangScott Carter
Other Interesting Talk We Recorded:

Construction, Exploration and Mining of Information Networks

Speakers: Jiawei Han, Abel Bliss Professor of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign