Projects

Academia

H2020 AI4Media

H2020 AI4Media “A European Excellence Centre for Media, Society and Democracy”, owner CERTH, Greece, partner University “Politehnica” of Bucharest (led by AI Multimedia Lab), funded by H2020 ICT-48-2020 / Towards a vibrant European network of AI excellence centres, (budget ~12M Eur, 2020-2024). Objectives Motivated by the challenges, risks and opportunities that the wide use of AI brings to media, society and politics, AI4Media aspires to be...

UEFISCDI GRAVI

GRAVI “Virtual Guardian: Artificial Intelligence Powered Multi-Sensor System for Automatic Securing of Areas of Interest”, owner Softrust Vision Analytics, partner University “Politehnica” of Bucharest (led by AI Multimedia Lab), funded by UEFISCDI, Industry Transfer Axis (budget ~350k Euro, 2020-2022). Objectives The project proposes an innovative, multi-sensor solution that will ensure the protection of high dispersed geographical areas wi...

UEFISCDI SMARTRetail

SMARTRetail “Enhancing and Improving Customer Experience and Services in Supermarkets via SMART Artificial Intelligence Powered Systems”, owner Softrust Vision Analytics, partner University “Politehnica” of Bucharest (led by AI Multimedia Lab), funded by UEFISCDI, Industry Transfer Axis (budget ~340k Euro, 2020-2022). Objectives With the rapidly growing number of supermarkets and the diversification of the available products, their managemen...

UEFISCDI SPIA-VA

SPIA-VA “Technologies and Innovative Video Systems for Person Re-Identification and Analysis of Dissimulated Behavior”, owner University “Politehnica” of Bucharest (led by AI Multimedia Lab), partners UTI Grup, Romanian Ministry of National Defence — Military Equipment and Technologies Research Agency, public beneficiary Protection and Guard Service, funded by UEFISCDI, Solutions Axis, grant 2SOL/2017 (budget ~2.2M Euro, 2017-2020). Objective...

UEFISCDI SPOTTER

SPOTTER “Real-time IP Camera-based Intelligent Video Surveillance Security System with DROP Retrieval”, owner University „Politehnica” of Bucharest (led by AI Multimedia Lab), partner UTI Grup, funded by UEFISCDI, PED Axis (budget ~140k Euro, 2017-2018). Objectives Urban authorities are focusing their efforts on reinforcing methods to secure and enhance public safety by preventing crimes, protecting properties and assets. Public video survei...

ERASMUS+ UMETECH

UMETECH “University & Media Technology for Cultural Heritage”, owner University of Florence, Italy, partner University „Politehnica” of Bucharest (led by AI Multimedia Lab), funded under Erasmus+ CBHE (budget ~900k Euro, 2016-2018). Objectives Urban authorities are focusing their efforts on reinforcing methods to secure and enhance public safety by preventing crimes, protecting properties and assets. Public video surveillance is becoming...

UEFISCDI SCOUTER

SCOUTER “Smart Video Surveillance System with Automatic Localization of Target Events”, owner UTI Grup, partner LAPI, University „Politehnica” of Bucharest (led by AI Multimedia Lab), funded by UEFISCDI, Innovation axis, product-oriented grant (budget ~1.2M Euro, 2013-2016).

European Structural Funds CAMPUS

CAMPUS “University “Politehnica” of Bucharest - Center for Advanced Research on Materials, Products and Innovative Processes”, owner University “Politehnica” of Bucharest (partner AI Multimedia Lab), funded under ESF - European Structural Funds, POS-CCE, ID956 (budget ~14M Euro, 2012-2015). Objectives The creation of the UPB’s advanced research & development center for multi- and inter- disciplinary technologies. The center should be uni...

Industry

Hana 2

Hana 2 “Financial Data Augmentation and Forecasting Using Advanced AI Techniques”, owner “Politehnica” Research, Development and Innovation Institute (led by AI Multimedia Lab), beneficiary Hana Institute of Technology, Republic of Korea (budget confidential, April 2020 - July 2020).

Keysight 1

Keysight 1 “Machine Learning Techniques for Generating Network Traffic Data”, owner University “Politehnica” of Bucharest (led by AI Multimedia Lab), beneficiary Keysight Technologies Romania (budget ~59k Euro, March 2020 - October 2020).

Hana 1

Hana 1 “Machine Learning Techniques for the Processing and Analysis of Financial Data”, owner “Politehnica” Research, Development and Innovation Institute (led by AI Multimedia Lab), beneficiary Hana Institute of Technology, Republic of Korea (budget confidential, August 2019 - December 2019).

NXP 1

NXP 1 “RISC V-based Hardware-Software System for Machine Learning Applications”, owner University “Politehnica” of Bucharest (partner AI Multimedia Lab), beneficiary NXP Semiconductors Romania (budget ~136k Euro, May 2019 - December 2019).