- email: rsferis-AT-us.ibm.com
Selected Honors and Awards
- Invited talk at the National Academy of Engineering JAFOE meeting, which gathered sixty of the most promising engineers under the age of 45 from Japan and the United States, 2012.
- TRECVid Surveillance Event Detection Competition (IBM-CMU-NUS team) – First place in the retrospective surveillance event detection task, 2012.
- Named IBM Master Inventor - title reserved for leading inventors within IBM. Each year, only 1% of the IBM Research technical population receives this award, 2011.
- IBM Outstanding Innovation Achievement Award - prestigious IBM Research award received for contributions in physical security and video analytics, 2011.
- Emerging Leader in Multimedia - I was among eight students selected from top universities by IBM - July, 2005.
- Best Computer Science MSc Thesis in Brazil – 2nd Prize (Nationwide Competition). Award received at the Congress of Brazilian Computer Society, 2002