Letters of Support for the Creation of MIR Development and Testing Database

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Letters of Support

Size Author and Position Organization or Institution
409k Dr. William P. Birmingham

Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department,
Associate Professor, The School of Information,
Associate Professor, The School of Music
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

45k Dr. David E. Borth

Corporate Vice President and Director
Motorola Labs
Communication Research Laboratories
Schaumburg, Illinois, USA

34k Dr. Donald Byrd

Senior Scholar
ISMIR Steering Committee Member 
Indiana University
School of Music
Bloomington, Indiana, USA

97k Dr. Franco Canneto

Director of Board
Music and Sound Designers
Milano, Italy

42k Tim Crawford

Online Music Recognition and Searching (OMRAS) Project Coordinator,
ISMIR Steering Committee Member
City University
Department of Computing
Centre for Computational Creativity
London, United Kingdom

152k Dr. Andrzej Cyzzewski

Head of the Sound and Vision Engineering Department
Gdansk University of Technology
Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Informatics
Sound & Vision Engineering Department
Gdansk, Poland

13k David Datta

Vice President of Technology
All Media Guide (AMG)
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

132k Dr. Beth Logan

Member Research Staff Hewlett-Packard Company
Cambridge Research Laboratory
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

152k Dr. Guy Madison

Uppsala Universitet
Department of Psychology
Uppsala, Sweden

1.6M Susan Manus

Digital Media Coordinator/OSI,
Co-Chair ISMIR 2003
Library of Congress
Washington, DC, USA

22k Dr. Stefan M. Rüger

Research Lecturer of Multimedia Information Retrieval Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
Department of Computing
London, United Kingdom

94k Dr. Mark Sandler

Professor of Signal Processing Queen Mary, University of London
Department of Electronic Engineering
London, United Kingdom

787k Dr. Xavier Serra

Director of the Institut de l'Audiovisual Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Institut Universitari l'Audiovisual
Barcelona, Spain

113k Dr. Joseph M. Morris and Dr. Alan F. Smeaton

(Morris) Head of School
(Smeaton) Dean of Faculty and Professor of Computing
Dublin City University
School of Computer Applications
Dublin, Ireland

1.9M Dr. Esko Ukkonen

Academy Professor
Head of the From Data to Knowledge (FDK) Unit
University of Helsinki
Department of Computer Science
Helsinki, Finland

Dr. Yaz Shebab

Music Republic
New York, New York, USA

Dr. Ron van Schyndel

Lecturer, MACM, MIEEE RMIT University
School  of  Computer  Science  and  Information  Technology
Melbourne, Australia

Dr. Gaël Richard

Associate Professor
Project Co-ordinator, Xmedia Project
Ècole Nationale Supériuere des Télécommunications
Paris, France

Jon Dunn

Assistant Director for Technology, Indiana University Digital Library Program
Lead Technical Investigator, Variations2 Digital Music Library Project
ISMIR Steering Committee Member
Indiana University
Bloomington, Indiana, USA

Michael Fingerhut

ISMIR Steering Committee Member
Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique (IRCAM)
Multimedia Library and Engineering Bureau
Centre Pompidou
Paris, France

Dr. Justin Zobel

Associate Professor, Team Leader
RMIT University
Search Engine Group and the Data Engineering Discipline
School of Computer Science and Information Technology
Melbourne, Australia.

Dr. Mark Hasegawa-Johnson

Assistant Professor University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
ECE Department
Urbana, Illiniois, USA

Dr. Ellen Voorhees

Project Manager
National Institute for Standards and Technology
Text REtrieval Conference (TREC)
Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA

Dr. Elaine Chew

Senior Investigator
Assistant Professor
University of Southern California
Integrated Media Systems Center
D.J. Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Los Angeles, California, USA

Dr. Geraint A. Wiggins

Head of Computing
Director, Centre for Computational Creativity
City University
Department of Computing
London, United Kingdom

Dr. Christa Womser-Hacker

Vice Dean
Universtät Hildesheim
Department of Information and Communication Science
Hildesheim, Germany

Dr. Jyh-Shing Roger Jang

Associate Professor
National Tsing Hua University
Computer Science Department
Hsinchu, Taiwan

Dr. Roger B. Dannenberg

Senior Research Computer Scientist and Artist Carnegie Mellon University
Computer Science Department
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Dr. Markus Cremer

Group Leader, Automated Audio Analysis Fraunhofer Institut Integriete Schaltungen
Arbeitsgruppe, Elektronische Medientechnologie
Ilmenau, Germany

Dr. David Hutchinson

Professor of Computing

Lancaster University
Distributed Multimedia Research Group
Computing Department
Lancaster, United Kingdom

Dr. Sayeed Choudhury

Hodson Director Johns Hopkins University
The Sheridan Libraries
Digital Knowledge Center
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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