This page is intended as a permanent archive of the presentations given at the Tattoo Recognition Technology - Challenge (Tatt-C) Workshop 2015. Please note that due to data sensitivities, some presentations could not be made publicly available.
Opening Remarks and Welcome
- Barbara Guttman on behalf of Shahram Orandi, NIST, "Welcome to the First Tattoo Recognition Technology Challenge Workshop"*
- Eric Phillips, Biometric Center of Excellence, FBI, "Biometric Center of Excellence (BCOE)" *
- Mei Ngan, NIST, "NIST Tatt-C Overview"*
Operational Perspectives Presentations
- Debra Tennant, SMT and Symbols Program, FBI, "Scars, Marks, Tattoos & Symbols Overview"
- Dan Olson, Cryptanalysis and Racketeering Records Unit, FBI Laboratory, "Tattoo, Graffiti and Symbol Identification, A Codebreaker's Perspective"
- Jim Cole, Homeland Security Investigations, DHS & Laura Carroll, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, "The Use of Tattoo Detection and Recognition to Rescue Child Victims"
- Amanda Noxon, Michigan State Police, "Michigan State Police, Biometrics and Identification Division, Digital Analysis and Identification Section"
Workshop Session 1
- Brad Wing, NIST, "Data Transmission Standards for Information About and Images of Tattoos" *
- Steve Tomanovich, Compass Technical Consulting, "Image Quality Metrics to Standardize Tattoo Capture Methods" *
- Benoît Le Bonhomme, Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission, "NIST Tatt-C Challenge Workshop Review" *
- Peter Lo, MorphoTrak, "Discussion on Tattoo Recognition and NIST Tatt-C Tests" *
Workshop Session 2
- Edward Delp, Purdue University, "GARI: A Gang Tattoo and Graffiti System"
- Landis Huffman, MITRE, "MITRE Tatt-C Approaches and Lessons Learned"
- Daniel Manger, Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation, "There's Nothing Like (More) Data"
Wrap-up and Adjourn
Mei Ngan, NIST, "Workshop Wrap-up"