Thanks to everyone who participate and contributed to CRV 2019!

We are happy to announce the following awards from CRV 2019.

Best Papers
Best Robotics Paper
Point Me In The Right Direction: Improving Visual Localization on UAVs with Active Gimballed Camera Pointing
Bhavit Patel, Michael Warren, Angela P. Schoellig

Best Computer Vision Paper
2) Hierarchically-fused Generative Adversarial Network for Text to Realistic Image Synthesis
Xin Huang, Mingjie Wang, Minglun Gong

Best Oral/Poster Presentations
Best Oral Presentation
Mapless Online Detection of Dynamic Objects in 3D Lidar
David J. Yoon, Tim Y. Tang, Timothy D. Barfoot

Best Poster Presentation
aUToTrack: A Lightweight Object Detection and Tracking System for the SAE AutoDrive Challenge
Keenan Burnett, Sepehr Samavi, Steven L. Waslander, Timothy D. Barfoot, Angela P. Schoellig

CIPPRS Dissertation Awards
This year we have two awardees:
Dr. Aïcha BenTaieb, Simon Fraser University
Thesis Title: Analyzing Cancers in Digitized Histopathology Images

Dr. Yannick Hold-Geoffroy, Laval University
Thesis Title: Learning Geometric and Lighting Priors from Natural Images

CIPPRS Achievement Awards
CIPPRS Lifetime Achievement Award (Research)
Prof. David Fleet, University of Toronto

CIPPRS Lifetime Achievement Award (Service)
Prof. Steven L. Waslander, University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies

About CRV

CRV is an annual conference hosted in Canada, and co-located with Graphics Interface (GI) and Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Important Dates for CRV'19

Paper submission
February 11, 2019 (11:59 PM PST)
February 18, 2019 (11:59 PM PST) [Deadline extended]
March 25, 2019
Camera-ready due
April 10, 2019
May 29-31, 2019

Accepted Papers and Registering for CRV 2019

Paper decisions have been announced on CMT.
Attendees can register for the conference at the following link (here).
Please note that you are not obligated to register for CIPPRS membership to register for CRV.
However, CIPPRS members do get a discounted price for CRV.
You can sign up for CIPPRS here.
If you need a letter of invitation to apply for travel visa, please email computerrobotvision2019 (at)
For information on accomodations, please visit the following link (here).
For authors with posters:

  • max. poster width (neighboring next presenter): 6' / 1.8m
  • recommended poster size: A0 landscape (47'' x 33'' / 1.2m x 0.8m)