SURVANT will deliver an innovative system that will collect the relevant videos from heterogeneous repositories, extract inter/intra-camera video analytics, enrich the analytics using reasoning and inference technologies, and offer a unified search interface to the user. An intuitive interface with a relaxed learning curve will assist the user create accurate search queries and receive the results using advanced visualization tools. Ethical management of personal data collected from surveillance videos is integrated in the system design.
SURVANT aims to develop a product that will introduce solutions beyond the industry state-of-the-art to face the challenges identified in the markets targeted, namely:
Key functionalities have been identified that will provide high added value for potential customers compared to the competition are:
VCL is responsible for the technical management of the project. It develops Deep Learning methodologies for image and video analysis, to detect objects, actions and events in the examined content. VCL also leads complex query formulation and has an active role in event enrichment, reasoning, data protection and privacy assurance.