Dr Colin Lewis, Consultant Science Advisor
From: Data Fusion and Target Tracking Conference 2012, London, 16-17 May 2012
16 May 2012 Control & Automation channel
Colin will be speaking on video analytics which has made mixed progress over all the years it has been worked on. He will discuss the reasons for this variable progress and share demonstrations of where it has been successfully deployed.
Dr Colin Lewis is presently a Consultant Science Advisor to various Government Departments and Industry both in the UK and overseas working in the security and related fields. This includes data processing and extraction, illicit material detection and mitigation, long range surveillance among others.
Many of the projects he has worked has led to successful fielded equipment. He is presently a visiting Professor at Manchester University and in the past has been head of the Science Advisors team in Northern Ireland and the Director of one of MoD's research and Development Establishments. He was awarded on OBE in the early 90s for his work in Northern Ireland. His talk at this conference will be on video analytics which has made mixed progress over all the years it has been worked on.
The reasons for this variable progress will be discussed as well as demonstrations of where it has been successfully deployed.