Foteini Simistira Liwicki received her PhD diploma from National Technical University of Athens, Greece, in the field of Pattern Recognition in 2015 with the title “Recognition of online handwritten mathematical expressions”. From 2015 she is working as a PostDoc fellow in the University of Fribourg (DIVA research group) in the field of Document Image Analysis and Database generation. From June 2018 she is working as a PostDoc fellow with the Machine Learning group at the Luleå University of Technology, Sweden.
She served as a scientific member of the Program Committee for 13th IAPR International Workshop on Document Analysis Systems (DAS2018) and ICDAR-OST-1st International Workshop on Open Services and Tools for Document Analysis held on ICDAR2018, Japan. She was the main organizer of the ICDAR2018 Competition on layout analysis for challenging medieval manuscripts held on ICDAR2018, Japan. Currently she is organizing the competition on Historical Document Reading Challenge on Large Structured Family Records (ICDAR-2019-HDRC-Chinese) that will take place at ICDAR2019.
She serves as a reviewer in international scientific journals and conferences (e.g. Pattern Recognition Letters, DAS, ICFHR, ICDAR). She is also a scientific member of the Institute of Document Analysis and Knowledge Science, Kyoto, Japan and PC member for ICDAR-OST-2nd International Workshop on Open Services and Tools for Document Analysis, ICDAR2019, Australia.
- Machine Learning
- Brain understanding
- Behavior Analysis
- Document Analysis
- Handwriting recognition