3 Minute Thesis Competition as part of the Doctoral Symposium ICIP 2018

Wednesday, 10 October - 12:10- 14:10
Location: Room MC2

3MT Presentation Awards

Best 3MT presentation as judged by the Awards panel

Winner: Tushar Shinde (Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur, India)

Runner up: Øyvind Meinich-Bache (University of Stavanger, Norway)

Audience choice award

Winner: Majed El Helou (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland)

Runner up: Zeina Sinno (The University of Texas at Austin, USA)

Procedure

Finalists will have 3 min to outline the main contributions of their thesis in front of the audience and the awards committee.

Awards Committee

Dr. Jana Ehmann

Jana Ehmann

Dr. Jana Ehmann
Google Inc, USA

Dr. Manuel Martinello

Manuel Martinello

Dr. Manuel Martinello
Ricoh Innovations Corp

Prof. Aggelos Katsaggelos

Aggelos Katsaggelos

Prof. Aggelos Katsaggelos
Northwestern University, USA

In addition, the audience will be able to vote during the presentations.

List of Finalists

  • Hossam Amer (University of Waterloo, Canada)
  • Jitka Kostkova (Institute of Information Theory and Automation of the Czech Academy of Science, Czech Reublic)
  • Øyvind Meinich-Bache (University of Stavanger, Norway)
  • Holger Meuel (Leibniz Universitaet Hannover, Germany)
  • Phutphalla Kong (Institute of Technology of Cambodia. Cambodia)
  • Spyridon Thermos (University of Thessaly, Greece)
  • Majed El Helou (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland)
  • Zeina Sinno (The University of Texas at Austin, USA)
  • Yehuda Dar (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel)
  • Li Lin (Iowa State University, USA)
  • Lantao Yu (Rice University, USA)
  • Qi Chang (Institute of Information Science, Beijing Jiaotong University, People's Republic of China)
  • Hiteshi Jain (Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur, India)
  • Tushar Shinde (Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur, India)
  • Jennifer Rasch (Fraunhofer Heinrich-Hertz Institute, Germany)
  • Thuong Nguyen Canh (Sungkyunkwan University)
  • Claudio Tortorici (Khalifa University)

About 3MT®

Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a research communication competition developed by The University of Queensland (UQ) which challenges research higher degree students to present a compelling oration on their thesis and its significance in just three minutes in language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.

Event Details

  1. Let us know if your plans have changed by Monday 8 October 2018
  2. Practice to stay within the 3 minute mark
  3. Preparing your presentation
  4. Upload your presentation by Monday 8 October 2018
    • Upload your slide as a PDF at this address:
      https://www.dropbox.com/request/wJbmkDtJU8rJrbc0K0Rn
    • by Monday 8 October 2018 noon (12pm) Greece time.
    • The organisers will contact you by Tuesday 9 October 2018 (12 pm Greece time) if any problems exist with your slide.
  5. On the day of the event, Wednesday, 10 October 2018 12:10-14:10
    • Please arrive at the room by 12:10 and introduce yourself to the 3MT organisers.
    • Due to time restrictions, we will NOT be accepting last minute submissions via USB key or other means, unless instructed by the organisers.
    • The order of presentations is as shown on the 3MT site (https://2018.ieeeicip.org/3MT.asp)
    • The event will start by the organisers introducing the event rules and the panel, and then each candidate will have 3 mins to present their work and slide.
    • We will allow 2 minutes to switch candidates and the panel to evaluate the presentation.
    • An automated timer will switch of your slide/screen after 3mins.
  6. Judgement criteria for the panel
  7. Audience vote
    • The audience can participate by voting using a web-based (mobile and PC viewable system) on each presentation.
  8. At conclusion we will announce two awards
    • Best 3MT presentation as judged by the panel
    • Audience choice award

Organisers

The Doctoral Symposium Chairs: Dr Nikolaos Thomos and Dr Sotirios Tsaftaris; 3mt@2018.ieeeicip.org.