Co-Founder, President & Chief Scientist
Zoe Liu is the Co-Founder & President of Visionular Inc., Palo Alto, CA, a startup delivering cutting edge video solutions to enterprise customers worldwide. Zoe was previously a software engineer with the Google WebM team and has been a key contributor to the newly finalized royalty free video codec standard AOM/AV1. She has devoted to the design and development of innovative products in the field of video codec and real-time video communications for almost 20 years. She was a 2018 Google I/O speaker. Zoe received her PhD from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, and her BE/ME/PhD from Tsinghua University in Beijing. She has published more than 40 international conference and journal papers.
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Video Codec is the field that relatively mature but rapid development constantly, new standard of video codec is endless, and new technology application is also changing quickly, the result of these factors is to inject young blood and energy into traditional field constantly, and it means that the engineers and researchers from the field need to learn new technology and develop new algorithm for meeting updated standard.2019 is important year for video codec, VVC standard is expected to be completed before long, more and more companies will invest in VVC that is being productized，the optimization and productization of AV1 and AVS3 will bring new scenery for industry. In addition, the devices with HDR screen and powerful GPU will become popular, and will also promote the popularization of a set of related technology and application.
In recent years, AI has got breakthroughs in process, analysis, recognition of image and video, and also promotes rapid development of multimedia technology. The topic will introduce the latest development about AI & Multimedia through selecting the topic reports from process, analysis and recognition of multimedia based on the requirements of the combine of internet and monitoring industry.