Università di Firenze – MICC
Marco Bertini received the Laurea degree in electronic engineering from the University of Florence, Florence, Italy, in 1999, and the Ph.D. degree in 2004. He is the Director of the Media Integration and Communication Center, University of Florence, and is an Associate Professor with the School of Engineering, University of Florence. He is author of 29 journal papers and ~130 peer-reviewed conference papers, with an h-index: 34 (according to Google Scholar). His interests focus on multimedia and social media analysis, video quality enhancement and CBIR. On these subjects, he has addressed semantic analysis, content indexing and annotation, semantic retrieval, and smart video coding and enhancement.
He recently co-founded Small Pixels (https://www.small-pixels.com), a startup that brings real-time AI video quality improvement to mobile devices, with the goal of improving quality of experience without increasing video streaming costs or changing any element of a video streaming pipeline.