22nd International Conference on Information Fusion
Ottawa, Canada | July 2-5, 2019

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Special Sessions

Please download the descriptions of the special sessions: Special Sessions Abstracts.



We encourage papers that explore the interplay between traditional model-based techniques and emerging data-driven artificial intelligence, machine learning, and autonomous methodologies at both high-level and low-level data and information fusion, and also within the context of the special sessions accepted for Fusion 2019.



Title Author
Disruptive Technologies for Data Fusion James Llinas, University at Buffalo, USA
Subrata Das, Machine Analytics, Inc., USA
Assessing the Impacts of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Technologies James Llinas, University at Buffalo, USA
Ranjeev Mittu, NRL, USA
Evaluation of Technologies for Uncertainty Reasoning Paulo C.G. Costa, George Mason University, USA
Kathryn Laskey, George Mason University, USA
Anne-Laure Jousselme, NATO STO CMRE, La Spezia, Italy
Erik Blasch, Air Force Research Lab, USA
Juergen Ziegler, IABG mbH, Germany
Valentina Dragos, ONERA, France
Johan P de Villiers, University of Pretoria & CSIR, South Africa
Claire Laudy, THALES Research & Technology France, France
Information Fusion in Multi-Biometrics and Forensics Naser Damer, Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research (IGD), Germany
Raghavendra Ramachandra, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway
Kiran B. Raja, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway
Applications of Data Analytics and Information Fusion to Finance, Business, Marketing, and Risk Management Kuochu Chang, George Mason University, USA
Ran Ji, George Mason University, USA
Sabyasachi Guharay, George Mason University & US Internal Revenue Service, USA
Advanced Nonlinear State Estimation Jindřich Duník, University of West Bohemia & Honeywell International, Czech Republic
Ondřej Straka, University of West Bohemia, Czech Republic
Uwe D. Hanebeck, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology & Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
Fred E Daum, Raytheon, USA
Decentralized Multi-target Detection, Estimation, and Control for UAV Networks Donald Bucci, Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Laboratories, USA
Pramod Varshney, Syracuse University, USA
Multisensor Data Fusion Algorithms for Industry 4.0 Claudio M. Farias, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Igor L Dos Santos, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Manoel Saisse, National Institute of Technology, Brazil
Information Fusion from Disparate Data Sources Pramod Varshney, Syracuse University, USA
Muralidhar Rangaswamy, AFRL, USA
Emerging Methods for Anomaly Detection Syed Mohsen Naqvi, Newcastle University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)
Lyudmila Mihaylova, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom (Great Britain)
Multisensor Heterogeneous Data and Information Fusion Yaakov Bar-Shalom, University of Connecticut, USA
Kuochu Chang, George Mason University, USA
Advances in Distributed Kalman Filtering and Fusion Benjamin Noack, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
Susanne Radtke, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Felix Govaers, Fraunhofer FKIE / University of Bonn, Germany
Directional Estimation Florian Pfaff, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
Kailai Li, Kalsruhe Institute of Technology(KIT), Germany
Uwe D. Hanebeck, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology & Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
Sensor Fusion for Autonomous Driving Ting Yuan, Mercedes-Benz R&D, USA
Bharanidhar Duraisamy, Daimler AG, Germany
Extended Object and Group Tracking Marcus Baum, University of Goettingen, Germany
Karl Granström, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Uwe D. Hanebeck, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology & Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
Wolfgang Koch, Fraunhofer FKIE & University of Bonn, Germany
Peter Willett, University of Connecticut, USA
Advances in Motion Estimation Using Inertial Sensors Manon Kok, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Gustaf Hendeby, Linköping University, Sweden
Cognitive and Computational Methods for Situation Management Galina L. Rogova, University at Buffalo, USA
Kellyn Rein, Fraunhofer FKIE, Germany
Situational Understanding Through Equivocal Sources Lance Kaplan, US Army Research Laboratory, USA
Murat Sensoy, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom (Great Britain)
Geeth Ranmal de Mel, IBM Research, United Kingdom (Great Britain)
Tien Pham, US Army Research Laboratory, USA
Context-based Information Fusion Jesus Garcia, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Lauro Snidaro, University of Udine, Italy
Ingrid Visentini, EUVISIA, Italy
Jose Manuel Molina, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Internet of Battlefield Things Tarek Abdelzaher, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, USA
Stephen Russell, United States Army Research Laboratory, USA
Multi-layered Fusion Processes: Exploiting Multiple Models and Levels of Abstraction for Understanding and Sense-Making Lauro Snidaro, University of Udine, Italy
Jesus Garcia, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Kellyn Rein, Fraunhofer FKIE, Germany
Explainable AI for Information Fusion Lauro Snidaro, University of Udine, Italy
Jesus Garcia, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain