Aff-Wild: Valence and Arousal ‘in-the-wild’ Challenge

Zafeiriou, Stefanos, Kollias, Dimitrios, Nicolaou, Mihalis A., Papaioannou, Athanasios, Zhao, Guoying and Kotsia, Irene ORCID logoORCID: (2017) Aff-Wild: Valence and Arousal ‘in-the-wild’ Challenge. 2017 IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops (CVPRW). In: CVPRW 2017: 2017 IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops (CVPRW), 21-26 July 2017, Honolulu, HI, USA. e-ISBN 9781538607336, pbk-ISBN 9781538607343. ISSN 2160-7516 [Conference or Workshop Item] (doi:10.1109/CVPRW.2017.248)

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The Affect-in-the-Wild (Aff-Wild) Challenge proposes a new comprehensive benchmark for assessing the performance of facial affect/behaviour analysis/understanding 'in-the-wild'. The Aff-wild benchmark contains about 300 videos (over 2,000 minutes of data) annotated with regards to valence and arousal, all captured 'in-the-wild' (the main source being Youtube videos). The paper presents the database description, the experimental set up, the baseline method used for the Challenge and finally the summary of the performance of the different methods submitted to the Affect-in-the-Wild Challenge for Valence and Arousal estimation. The challenge demonstrates that meticulously designed deep neural networks can achieve very good performance when trained with in-the-wild data.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology > Computer Science
Item ID: 22045
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Depositing User: Irene Kotsia
Date Deposited: 16 Jun 2017 16:46
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2022 20:45

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