Image Sensor Europe 2018
London, March 2018
Two representatives from the Network —Ricardo Carmona-Galán from IMSE (CSIC- Univ. Sevilla) and Renato Turchetta (CEO of IMASENIC, Barcelona)— delivered talks at one of the key events for the imaging technology industry: Image Sensor Europe 2018.
This conference attracts a wide range of companies from across the digital imaging supply chain. From end users to camera system suppliers, sensor design houses and technology developers. This event focuses on technical aspects of image sensors, placing the innovations in a business context.
Ricardo Carmona talked about efﬁcient low-level feature extraction at sensor level, a research line long pursued in his research group. Renato Turchetta provided an inspiring talk about how smart applications trigger for smart sens
GTC Nvidia Europe 2018
Munich, October 2018
The annual CPU Technology Conference EU took place at the International Messe in Munich. Attendees discussed the coming tendencies in GPU-based hardware-accelerated high-performance computing. Nvidia presented further the Jetson Xavier® heterogeneous, hardware based on the Volta architecture equipped with an ARM64 CPU and a Deep Learning Accelerator (DLA). Nvidia also presented more features on both TensorRT® low precision training and CuDNN® libraries.
During the keynote, CEO Jensen Huang, highlighted real-time ray-tracing in the area of computer graphics. The Institut Pascal as member of the UCA partnership discussed with the team of Nvidia France collaborations for future research in heterogeneous systems.