IEEE Workshop on Quality of Experience for Multimedia Communications - QoEMC2012
(in conjunction with IEEE Globecom 2012)
Anaheim, California, Friday December 7, 2012
Sponsored by the Technical Committee on Multimedia Communications of the IEEE Communications Society


Technical Program

08:30 - 08:40 Welcome/Opening Address
08:40 - 09:20 Keynote Address: Dr Jin Li, Microsoft Research, USA
09:30 - 11:00 Session I
QoE in Wireless Multimedia

Chair: Periklis Chatzimisios, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece

YouTube & Facebook Quality of Experience in Mobile Broadband Networks
Pedro Casas, Andreas Sackl, Sebastian Egger, Raimund Schatz (FTW Telecommunications Research Center Vienna, Austria)

Power-Driven VoIP Quality Adaptation Over WLAN in Mobile Devices
Is-Haka Mkwawa (Plymouth University, UK)

A Parametric QoE Video Quality Estimator for Wireless Networks
Eduardo Cerqueira (Federal University of Para, Brazil)
Augusto Jose Venancio Neto (Universidade Federal do Ceará, Brazil)
Roger Immich, Marilia Curado, André Riker (University of Coimbra, Portugal)
Hugo Barros (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil)

Cross-Layer Algorithms for Distortion-Fair Scalable Video Delivery over OFDMA Wireless Systems
Sergio Cicalò, Velio Tralli (University of Ferrara - Italy)

A QoE-based OFDM Resource Allocation Scheme for Energy Efficiency and Quality Guarantee in Multiuser-Multiservice System
Bingquan Li, Shuo Li, Chengwen Xing, Zesong Fei, Jingming Kuang (Beijing Institute of Technology, China)

11:00 - 12:30 Session II
QoE Modeling

Chair: Ivan V. Bajic, Simon Fraser University, Canada

Intention-Aware Multimedia Modeling for Optimized Quality of Experience
Vincent Verdot, Arnaud Gonguet, Nicolas Bouché, Ubirajara Lucena Pereira Silva (Alcatel-Lucent, France)

Evaluation of several visual saliency models in terms of gaze prediction accuracy on video
Victor Mateescu, Hadi Hadizadeh, Ivan V. Bajic (Simon Fraser University, Canada)

Toward task-dependent evaluation of Web-QoE: Free exploration vs. "Who Ate What?"
Dominik Strohmeier (Deutsche Telekom Laboratories, Germany)
Satu Jumisko Pyykkö (Tampere University of Technology, Finland)
Alexander Raake (Berlin University of Technology, Germany)

QoE-Based Evaluation Model on Video Streaming Service Quality
Yun Shen, Yitong Liu, Qiao Nan, Lin Sang, Dacheng Yang (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China)

Online Learning for QoE-based Video Streaming to Mobile Receivers
Nesrine Changuel, Bessem Sayadi, (Alcatel Lucent Bell Labs, France)
Michel Kieffer (CNRS - SUPELEC - University Paris-Sud, France)

13:30 - 15:00 Session III
QoE Metrics & Estimation

Chair: Daniele Munaretto, University of Padova, Italy

New Reduced Reference Objective Quality Metric for Stereoscopic Video
Hossein Malekmohamadi, Anil Fernando, Ahmet Kondoz (University of Surrey, UK)

QoE Assessment of Multimedia Video Consumption on Tablet Devices
Alessandro Floris (CNIT, Italy)
Luigi Atzori, Giaime Ginesu, Daniel D Giusto (University of Cagliari, Italy)

A model of network related QoE for 3D video
Ilias Politis, Christos Tselios (University of Patras, Greece)
Tasos Dagiuklas, Lambros Dounis, Athanasios Kordelas (TEI of Mesolonghi, Greece)
Andreas Papadakis, ASPETE, Greece

Systems Considerations in Real Time Video QoE Assessment
Amy Csizmar Dalal (Carleton College, Canada)

No-reference Quality of Experience estimation of H264/SVC stream
Wael Cherif, Adlen Ksentini (University of Rennes, France)
Daniel Négru (University of Bordeaux, France)

15:15 - 16:45 Session IV
QoE Evaluation

Chair: Luigi Atzori, University of Cagliari, Italy

The Role of Cognitive Dissonance for QoE Evaluation of Multimedia Services
Andreas Sackl, Patrick Zwickl, Sebastian Egger (FTW Telecommunications Research Center Vienna, Austria)
Université Européenne de Bretagne (France)

Quality perception of coding artifacts and packet loss in networked video communications
Soo-Jin Kim, Chan-Byoung Chae, Jong-Seok Lee (Yonsei University, Korea)

QoE-based Performance Evaluation of Scheduling Algorithms over LTE
Ali Alfayly (Plymouth University, UK)

Online path selection for video delivery over cellular networks
Daniele Munaretto (University of Padova, Italy)
Telemaco Melia, Sabine Randriamasy (Alcatel-Lucent, France)
Michele Zorzi, (University of Padova, Italy)

CoS Enforcement for HTTP Adaptive Streaming
Kevin J Ma, Radim Bartos (University of New Hampshire, USA)

16:45 - 17:30 Session V
Panel Discussion

Chair: Luigi Atzori, University of Cagliari, Italy
Panelists:
Jaime Lloret Mauri, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Dominik Strohmeier, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
Lingfen Sun, University of Plymouth, UK