Workshop Format

The workshop will be held on May 11th and 12th, 2006, at the Institut de Recherche en Informatique de Toulouse (IRIT) in Toulouse, France.  The two-day event will be structured to facilitate a high degree of interaction. There will be oral and poster/demo presentations of current research, as well as invited talks, panel discussions, and open discussion time.  

There will be a special event on the first evening - a dinner cruise. See the Venue page for more information.

Invited Speakers (Abstracts)

Kevin Bowyer, University of Notre Dame - Multi-Modal Biometrics: Orthogonal, Independent, and Collaborative

Mark Nixon, University of Southampton - Fusing Noncontact Biometrics: Face, Gait and Ear

Bill Perry, ETS = Government initiatives concerning biometric authentication and their impact on the industry and international standards