NB. I now work at the Wageningen University in the Netherlands. Go to: www.gertkootstra.com

Invited talks

  • Object Detection and Segmentation for Robotic Grasping using Gestalt Principles, presented at the University of Osnabück, Germany, June 29, 2011.
  • Object Detection and Segmentation for Robotic Grasping using Gestalt Principles, presented at the Biorobotics Lab at the Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, June 27, 2011.
  • Bottom-Up Object Detection and Segmentation Using Gestalt Principles, presented at the University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark, December 8, 2010.
  • Using Gestalt Principles in Computer Vision: Attention and Segmentation, presented at the workshop on Vision and Brain Imaging, Stockholm, Sweden, November 30, 2010.
  • Bottom-Up Object Detection and Segmentation Using Gestalt Principles, presented at the University of Uppsala, Sweden, October, 11, 2010.
  • Visual Attention for Object Detection, presented at Samsung Electronics Co., LTD, Robot R&D group at Manufacturing Technology Center, Suwon, South Korea, June 29, 2010.
  • Object Segmentation, presented at Samsung Electronics Co., LTD, Robot R&D group at Manufacturing Technology Center, Suwon, South Korea, June 29, 2010.
  • Active Vision for Home Robotics, presented at the EURON Annual Meeting, Leuven, Belgium, April 6, 2009.
  • Visual Attention: From Natural to Artificial Systems, presented at the Institute for Computer Science III, University of Bonn, February 18, 2009.
  • Visual Attention: From Natural to Artificial Systems, presented at the CITEC, University of Bielefeld, February 17, 2009.
  • Paying Attention to Symmetry in Man and Machine, presented at the BMVA symposium Group Theory, Invariance & Symmetry in Vision, January 21, 2009.
  • The role of Symmetry in Visual Attention, presented at TNO Human Factors, Soesterberg, Netherlands, December 10, 2008.
  • Een Geschiedenis van de Robotica (A History of Robotics),
    lecture at the Seniorenacademie, March 17, 2008, Groningen, Netherlands.
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  • Belichaamde Cognitie (Embodied Cognition),
    lecture at the Seniorenacademie, March 31, 2008, Groningen, Netherlands.
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  • Bottom Up and Top Down Influences on Eye Movements,
    at the BCN Retreat, April 27, 2007, Odoorn, Netherlands.
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