Technical Talks

Overview and schedule

Building on the success of the series of talks organized in individual Technical Committees (TCs) over the last years, a new series of webinars has been launched: the Technical Talks of CTSoc. Every one or two months, two of the 15 TCs will organize a 1-hour webinar, with the participation of two speakers representing their membership. Schedules is as follows (dates will be finalized in due time). Next webinar will be held in June. Date/time, organizing TCs and speakers will be announced soon.


June, 26 2023 SMC CEA
July, 28 2023 SEA SPC
October 30 2023 ENT VAM
November 27, 2023 CSH AVS
December 21, 2023 CCN MDA
January 29, 2024 IOT CPE
February 29, 2024 HMI QCT
April 12, 2024 MDT CSH
June, 2024 ... ...



Webinars are recorded and are published with the consent of speakers and participating audience. 

April 12, 2024

The 8th webinar ishas been organized by the TC on Smartphone and Mobile Device Technologies (MDT) and the TC on Consumer Systems for Healthcare and Wellbeing (CSH). Recording is available at this link.

  • Dr. Mung Wai Yin, Steve, Research and Development Office (RDO), The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK), Hong Kong, "The challenges on wireless front-end circuits in mobile and IoT systems"
  • Dr. Bachi, Lorenzo, National Research Council of Italy, Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies, Italy: "Automatic electrocardiogram signal processing and its applications on healthcare devices"


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February 29, 2024

The 7th webinar has been organized by the TC on Human-Machine Interaction and User Experience (HMI) and the TC on Quantum in Consumer Technology (QCT). Recording is available at this link

  • Prof. Vivek Kant - Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India: "Challenges of HMI design in complex sociotechnical systems”
  • Prof. Alex P. James - Digital University Kerala, India: "Emerging memories for analog computing"


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January 29, 2024

The 6th webinar has been organized by the TC on Internet of Things, Internet of Everywhere and Edge Computing (IOT) and the TC on Consumer Power and Energy (CPE). Recording is available at this link.

  • Prof. Christos P. Antonopoulos - University of Peloponnese, Greece: "From Embedded to AI-powered Cyberphysical Systems and Beyond”
  • Prof. Balwinder Raj - NIT Jalandhar, India: "Low Power Semiconductor Memories for AI Applications"


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December 21, 2023

The 5th webinar has been organized by the TC on Consumer Communications Networks and Connectivity (CCN) and the TC on Machine learning, Deep learning and AI in CE (MDA). Recording is available at this link.

  • Prof. Yafei Hou - Okayama University, Japan: "Localization and MIMO Communication using Leaky Coaxial Cables over Linear-Cell Environment"
  • Dr. Luigi Celona - University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy: "Exploring Image Quality and Aesthetics in Consumer Photography"


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November 27, 2023

The 4th webinar has been organized by TC on Audio/Video Systems and Signal Processing (AVS) and the TC on Consumer Systems for Healthcare and Wellbeing (CSH). Recording is available at this link.

  • Yu Tsao - Research Center for Information Technology Innovation, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan: "Wearable devices and Machine Learning algorithms for augmented oral communication assistance"
  • Arman Zafaranchi - University of Pisa and National Institute for Nuclear Physics - INFN, Pisa, Italy: "Artificial Intelligence-based methods for automatic detection of lung nodules in Computed Tomography scans"


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October 30, 2023

The 3rd webinar has been organized by TC on Entertainment and Gaming (ENT) and the TC on Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Metaverse (VAM). Recording is available at this link.

  • Miao Song - Concordia University, Canada: "AI creation tools for narrative construction and generative art"
  • Alberto Cannavò - Politecnico di Torino, Italy: "Designing for the Metaverse: Virtual environments and social interactions"


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July 28, 2023

The 2nd webinar has been organized by the TC on Sensors and Actuators (SEA) and the TC Security and Privacy of CE Hardware and Software Systems (SPC). Recording is available at this link.

  • Ali Mehrabi, International Centre of Neuromorphic Systems - Western Sydney University, Australia: "Intrusion detection on Autonomous Systems using Human brain inspired Spiking Neural Networks"
  • Kohei Tomioka - Science & Technology Research Laboratories, NHK, Japan: "Scene-adaptive Imaging Technology for Content Production in Immersive Media"


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June 26, 2023

The 1st webinar has been organized by Dr. Prasanth Yanambaka and Dr. Sorim Chung for the TC on Application-Specific CE for Smart Cities (SMC) and the TC on Automotive CE Applications (CEA). Recording is available at this link

  • Laavanya Rachakonda - University of North Carolina Wilmington, USA: "Smart Cities and it's Components"
  • Bernard Fong - Providence University, Taiwan: "Consumer Technologies in Micro Mobility"


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