CBMIVideo Active and EUscreen were presented by Johan Oomen and Vassilis Tzouvaras during the International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI). Both project presentations were part of the  Practitioner Session Multimedia Content Access and Europeana. During this sessions projects related to Europeana were discussed. Aim of this session was: “bringing together the CBMI research community, leading audiovisual archives and FP7 and eContentplus projects that contribute to providing meaningful access to audiovisual collections, more specifically within the scope of Europeana.”

Background information can be found here.


Video Active was presented during the iMMovator Cross Media Café, a two monthly meeting for professionals working in the media business,  on May 19 in Hilversum. Theme of this meeting was “Digital Archives”   and about 300 people attended the meeting. Video Active was one of the two-minute pitches where new projects and initiatives are presented.  After the presentation people could also visit the Video Active stand.

Slides of the presentation can be found here

Media can be found here

Johan Oomen and Siem Vaessen presented their paper about Video Active during the EBU seminar on January 28 in Geneva. The presentation can be viewed here.