Bernd Girod
Robert L. and Audrey S. Hancock Professor of Electrical Engineering



Selected Talks

·            “Beyond Compression – A Personal Perspective,” keynote speech, 1st Stanford Compression Forum, Stanford, CA, January 2015.

·            “Towards Mobile Augmented Reality,” keynote speech, Picture Coding Symposium, PCS-2013, December 2013, San Jose, CA. (pptx with videos, about 400 MB)

·            “Towards Mobile Augmented Reality,” 1st Bay Area Multimedia Forum, November 2013 (ppsx)

·            “Online Learning – Will Technology Transform Higher Education,” keynote speech, ECEDHA Annual Meeting 2013, Orlando (pptx)

·            “Mobile Visual Search,” keynote speech, ICME 2011, Barcelona, Spain, July 2011 (pptx, 19.4 MB) Embedded videos (zip, 71.8 MB)

·            “Mobile Image Matching – Towards Mobile Augmented Reality,” keynote speech, MobiMedia, London, U.K., September 2009 (ppt)

·            “Reinventing Compression: The New Paradigm of Distributed Video Coding,” plenary lecture, EUSIPCO, Poznan, Poland, September 2007 (ppt)

·            “How to Meet the Deadline for Packet Video,” keynote speech, Packet Video Workshop, Hangzhou, P.R. China, April 2006 (ppt)

·            Wyner-Ziv Coding of Video,” keynote speech, Very Low Bit-Rate Video Coding Workshop, VLBV-2005, Sardinia, Italy, September 2005 (ppt)

·            “Transport of Real-Time Traffic over the Internet,” keynote speech, MICS Scientific Conference, Murten, Switzerland, September 2005 (ppt)

·            “Video Coding for Compression and Beyond,” keynote speech, ICIP 2003, Barcelona, Spain, September 2003 (ppt); Introduction by Phillippe Salembier (Slides (ppt), Text (Word)

·            “Advances in Network-Adaptive Video Streaming”, invited talk, Packet Video Workshop, Nantes, France, April 2003 (ppt)

·            “Towards Practical Distributed Coding,” keynote speech, IEEE Data Compression Conference, Snowbird, UT, March 2003 (ppt)


PhD Defense Presentations (Narrated YouTube Videos)

·            Andre Araujo: Large-Scale Video Retrieval Using Image Queries, April 2016

·            Huizhong Chen: Visual Word Recognition with Large-Scale Image Retrieval, August 2015

·            David Chen: Memory-Efficient Image Databases for Mobile Visual Search, November 2013

·            Sam Tsai: Mobile Visual Search Using Text and Image Features, November 2013.