Dr. Tomas Piatrik is a postdoctoral researcher in the Multimedia and Vision (MMV) Research Group at Queen Mary University of London. His research interests include multimedia analysis, retrieval, machine learning, biologically inspired computing, and video surveillance. He has published over 30 technical papers and reports in various international conferences and book chapters. He has actively participated in several EU funded research projects including K-Space, MESH, PetaMedia, 3DLife, Cubrik and support actions SALA+, NextMedia and Eternals. His recent research activities in MMV have been focused on video analytics in surveillance as part of the work for EU FP7 projects VideoSense, Advise and LASIE. Furthermore, he is an organiser of the annual grand challenges on Visual Privacy in Surveillance and DroneProtect: Mini-drone Video Privacy under the MediaEval benchmarking initiative since 2012.
Queen Mary University of London