DAY 1  

08:00     Registration

08:30     STO overview and introduction

09:00     Hard & soft fusion – cornerstone of information processing and management - W. Koch

10:15     Coffee Break

10:45     Distributed detection and decision fusion - P. Willett

12:00     Lunch Break

13:00     Fundamentals of multiple-hypothesis tracking - S. Coraluppi

14:15     Coffee Break

14:45     Context-enhanced information fusion - L. Snidaro

16:00     Break

16:15     Uncertainty in natural language data - K. Rein

17:30     End of Day 1


09:00     Issues and approaches for data fusion - P. Willett

10:15     Coffee Break

10:45     Recent advances in multiple-hypothesis and graph-based tracking - S. Coraluppi

12:00     Lunch Break

13:00     Hard & soft fusion in defence and security - W. Koch

14:15     Coffee Break

14:45     Context-enhanced information fusion: applications - L. Snidaro

16:00     Break

16:15     Context within natural language data - K. Rein

17:30     End of Day 2


Refreshment: The coffee bar will be available during the coffee breaks only.

Coffee coins are available for purchase at conference site at the price of 8 EUR for 10 coins.

Lunch: Canteen is just in front of CMRE building. Typical two course lunch 6.00 EUR; salad: 4.00 EUR.

Language: All talks and discussions will be in English.

Internet access: available close to the Conference Room.

You are requested to wear meeting and access badges at all times.

Smoking is not permitted in the whole building (smoking area on the terrace).