2nd International Workshop on Pattern Recognition Applications in UET – An Event to Rave Big About
2nd International Workshop on Pattern Recognition Applications took place at New Auditorium Complex in University of Engineering and Technology Lahore on 18th November 2016. KICS (Al-Khawarazmi Institute of Computer Science) organized the event in collaboration with Pattern Recognition Society (PPRS) and Technical University Kaiserslautern, Germany. The event was sponsored by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). The first workshop was organized by NUST last year (2015).
This workshop witnessed researchers from various application domains of pattern recognition and provided the opportunity to get familiar with the current ongoing pattern recognition research in Pakistan. It had demonstrations/presentations of ongoing DAAD collaborative research projects between different Pakistan and Germany research institutes.
Inter Universities’ speakers delivered talks and shared their research. Additionally panel discussion was held parallel with CLE (Center for Language Engineering) speakers. The event was laced with the speakers from NUST, IST, BZU and UCP who attended with their students to explain their projects. The speakers such as Dr. Faisal Shafait (NUST), Dr. Imran Ahmad Siddiqui (Bahria University), Dr. Khurran Khurshid (Institute of Space Technology), Dr. Yasir Niaz Khan (University of Central Punjab) and Dr. Muhammad Imran Malik (NUST) graced the occasion.
The ceremony concluded by the Vice Chancellor of University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, Prof. Dr. Fazal Ahmad Khalid who arrived along with Director KICS, Waqar Mahmood. Shields were presented to the speakers and students and organizers were conferred with the certificates.