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The Association for the Advancement of Affective Computing

The AAAC is a professional, world-wide association for researchers in Affective Computing, Emotions and Human-Machine Interaction

The AAAC, formerly the HUMAINE Association, was founded in June 2007, and its first Executive Committee and Management Board were elected in September and October 2007. The history of the process can be viewed in the Association Blog.

AAAC News
INTERSPEECH 2017 COMPARE: COMPUTATIONAL PARALINGUISTICS CHALLENGE
The Interspeech 2017 Computational Paralinguistics ChallengE (ComParE) is an open...
Stockholm, Sweden, 20 August 2017
Emotion Recognition (EMORE)
The aim of the international workshop EMORE,hosted at ICCSA 2014 (www.iccsa.it) i...
Trieste, Italy (University of Trieste), 03 July 2017
Affective Computing and Emotion Recognition (ACER@WI)
Leipzig, Germany (Leipzig University), 23 August 2017

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Tool of the day

EDE - Evaluating Decoders using Entropy

http://emotion-research.net/toolbox/histogram.jpg
Toolbox to compare a decoder (e.g. machine classifier or a single human labeller) to the human labellers. Traditionally, a classifier is evaluated by calculating the recognition rate which tells you how many items are classified correctly. This assumes that a reference label is available and that the labellers can agree on one single label with an acceptable inter-labeller consistency. But this... 
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Researcher of the day

Luis Macedo
Luis Macedo
University of Coimbra
Key research interests:

Surprise, Curiosity, Selective Attention, Emotion Detection
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Members

The AAAC currently has 115 members.

Membership in the Association is open to all researchers and research students in one of the disciplines related to emotion-oriented and affective computing.

AAAC Membership type
Portal User Name (for renewal)

Alternatively, transfer the amount to the following account:
IBAN: GB55MIDL40040751449362SWIFT/BIC: MIDLGB22
(Bank: HSBC Kings Cross, 31 Euston Road, NW1 2ST London UK — Beneficiary: The Association for the Advancement of Affective Computing, care of Tyndallwoods Solicitors, 29 Woodbourne Road, B17 8BY Birmingham UK) and send a screenshot or receipt of the bank transfer to portal-editor & treasurer (AT) emotion-research.net (please substitute the (AT) in the email addresses).

Management Board

The following persons are elected as the managing team of the Association. They can be reached under management-board@emotion-research.net.

President
Dirk Heylen
Dirk Heylen
2015 - 2017
president@...
President-elect
Hatice Gunes
Hatice Gunes
until 2017
president-elect@...
Secretary
Björn Schuller
Björn Schuller
2015 - 2017
secretary@...
 
Portal Editor
Stefan Rank
Stefan Rank
2012 - 2018
portal-editor@...
Treasurer
Michel Valstar
Michel Valstar
since 2016
treasurer@...
  Previous Officers of the Assocation

Executive Committee

The following persons form the Executive Committee of the Association, its decision-making body.

 

Editorial Board

The following persons form the Editorial Board of the portal. They can be reached under editorial-board@emotion-research.net.

 

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