Recent Posts

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I was a reviewer for CVPR’21. I reviewed 6 papers.

I was invited as part of the external jury for Phd Defense of Anthony Cioppa

Recent & Upcoming Talks

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Video Understanding, Vision for Automation and Learning Theory

Teaching ML/DL to empower KSA women students

Presentation of my Visual Inertial KinectFusion



Deep Learning

Fundamentals in Deep Learning

Generic Object Tracking

Object Tracking in Images and Point Cloud

3D Understanding

3D Shape and Scene Understanding

Autonomous Navigation

Perception Modules for Autonomous Navigation

Sports Video Understanding

Holistic Understanding of Broadcast Videos

Gait Analysis

Human pose tracking to assess gait performances

Structure Health Monitoring

3D Reconstruction for Structure Health Monitoring

Forensic Applications

Collaborative effort to bring computer vision to forensic application

3D Sensors

Metrological Characterisation of 3D cameras (Kinect, Intel, Orbbec), both as depth sensors and human body trackers

Industrial Robotics

Development of Robotics Solutions for Industrail Applications



Research Scientist

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)

Apr 2020 – Present Thuwal, KSA

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)

Apr 2017 – Mar 2020 Thuwal, KSA

Research Fellow

Politecnico di Milano (PoliMi)

Jan 2014 – Mar 2017 Milano, Italy

Embedded Software Engineer

Innovative Security Solutions (ISS)

Oct 2012 – Dec 2013 Milano Area, Italy


Deep Learning Nanodegree Foundation

See certificate

Stanford University Machine Learning

See certificate

Managing Essentials for PhDs - Managing Conflicts

See certificate

Managing Essentials for PhDs - Working in Multidisciplinary Teams

See certificate

Program Committee / Reviewing

  • IEEE/CVF - Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR).
  • IEEE/CVF - International Conference for Computer Vision (ICCV).
  • CVF - European Conference for Computer Vision (ECCV).
  • CVF - UAVision Workshop.
  • CVF - CVSports Workshop.
  • IEEE - Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI).
  • IEEE - Transactions on Image Processing (TIP).
  • IEEE - Transactions on Multimedia (TMM).
  • IEEE - Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement (TIM).
  • AAAI - Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI).
  • Elsevier - Image and Vision Computing (IVC).
  • Elsevier - Neurocomputing.
  • Elsevier - Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence (EAAI).
  • Elsevier - Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS).
  • Elsevier - Forensic Science International (FSI).
  • ACM/SIGAPP - Symposium On Applied Computing (SAC).

  • Walloon Region - Scientific Committee Reviewer.


  • King Abduallah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
    Building 1, Level 2, Cubicle 2106-WS03
    23955-6900 Thuwal, KSA