8th International Conference on Pattern Recognition and Machine Intelligence
December 17-20, 2019
Organized by
Tezpur University (TU), Tezpur, India
in collaboration with
Machine Intelligence Unit, Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Kolkata, India
Department of EEE, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IIT Guwahati), India

Invited Speakers
Professor C. V. Jawahar
Fellow of IAPR and INAE
Amazon Chair professor
Centre for Visual Information Technology
IIIT Hyderabad, India.

C. V. Jawahar is the Amazon Chair professor at IIIT Hyderabad, India. He received his PhD from IIT Kharagpur and has been with IIIT Hyderabad since 2000. At IIIT Hyderabad, Jawahar leads a group focusing on computer vision and machine learning. In the recent years, he has been looking into a set of problems that overlap with vision, language and learning. He is also interested in applications in road safety, assistive technologies, healthcare, education, cultural heritage and entertainment. He has served as a chair for previous editions of ACCV, WACV, IJCAI, ICDAR, ICCV and ICVGIP. Presently, he is an area editor of CVIU and an associate editor of IEEE PAMI. He is also a program co-chair for ICDAR 2017 and ACCV 2018. He is a Fellow of IAPR and INAE.