Multimedia Analytics Multimedia analytics is a new and exciting research area that combines techniques from multimedia analysis, visual analytics, and data management, with a focus on creating systems for analysing large-scale multimedia collections. The size and complexity of media collections is ever increasing, as is the desire to harvest useful information from these collections, with expected impacts ranging from the advancement of science to increased company profits. Indeed, multimedia analytics sees potential applications in diverse fields, including data journalism, urban computing, lifelogging, digital heritage, healthcare, digital forensics, natural sciences, and social media.
Buildings as Cyber-Physical Systems Denmark aims to become a fossil free society in 2050. Shaping electricity demand so that it matches the variable nature of renewable supply will lead us a long way towards achieving these climate and energy targets. Digital technologies are expected to play an enabling key role in supporting flexible electricity consumption. Buildings are the main consumer of primary energy in Europe and the US. Non-residential buildings, like the one of the IT University, are particularly challenging because they are public spaces where economic incentives are not linked to electricity consumption.