The Seventh IASTED International Conference on
Signal Processing, Pattern Recognition and Applications
SPPRA 2010

February 17 – 19, 2010
Innsbruck, Austria


Dr. Hichem Sahbi
CNRS, France

Biography of the Program Co-Chair

Program Co-Chair Portrait

Dr. Hichem Sahbi received his M.S. degree in theoretical computer science from the University of Paris Sud, in Orsay, France in 1999, and his PhD in computer vision and machine learning from INRIA/Versailles University, France in 2003. From 2003-2006 he was a research associate first at the Fraunhofer Institute in Darmstadt, Germany, and then at the Machine Intelligence Laboratory at Cambridge University, UK. From 2006-2007, he was a senior research associate at l'Ecole des Ponts Paris Tech, in Paris. Since 2007, he has been a CNRS CR1 associate professor at Telecom ParisTech/ENST, in Paris. Dr. Sahbi has participated in various scientific committees, industrial, national, and international projects, and he is the author of many publications. Dr. Sahbi’s research interests include statistical machine learning, computer vision, and image retrieval.