Homepage Inria website

Section: Dissemination

Promoting Scientific Activities

Scientific Events Organisation

General Chair, Scientific Chair

Florent Lafarge was co-chair of the ISPRS working group on point cloud processing.

Member of the Organizing Committees

Pierre Alliez is a member of the Steering Board of the EUROGRAPHICS Workshop on Graphics and Cultural Heritage.

Yuliya Tarabalka chaired a session “Classification of Hyperspectral Image” at IEEE IGARSS 2016.

Scientific Events Selection

Member of the Conference Program Committees

Pierre Alliez was a program committee member of ACM SIGGRAPH, EUROGRAPHICS annual conference, EUROGRAPHICS Symposium on Geometry Processing, Geometric Modeling and Processing, Shape Modeling International and EUROGRAPHICS Workshop on Graphics and Cultural Heritage.

Florent Lafarge was a program committee member for the ISPRS congress in 2016.

Yuliya Tarabalka was a program committee member for ACIVS 2016, Lecce, Italy.


Pierre Alliez was a reviewer for the conferences listed above, and for around 25 additional papers in several journals ranging from geometric modeling to computer vision. Florent Lafarge was a reviewer for JPRS.

Yuliya Tarabalka was a reviewer for the conferences IEEE IGARSS (student competition selection committee) and ACIVS 2016.


Member of the Editorial Boards

Pierre Alliez is an associate editor of ACM Transactions on Graphics, Elsevier Graphical Models, Computer Aided Geometric Design and Visual Informatics (since 2016). He is also a member of the editorial board of the CGAL open source project.

Florent Lafarge is an associate editor of The Visual Computer since 2015.

Yuliya Tarabalka was a co-editor of the special issue “Hyperspectral Imaging and Image Processing” of the Springer journal Sensing and Imaging.

Reviewer - Reviewing Activities

Florent Lafarge was a reviewer for CVPR, ECCV, and SIGGRAPH.

Yuliya Tarabalka was a reviewer for the journals IEEE TGRS and IEEE JSTARS.

Invited Talks

Pierre Alliez gave an invited talk at the CVPR Workshop on Large Scale 3D Data: Acquisition, Modelling and Analysis. The talk was entitled: Shape Reconstruction and Approximation: Robustness and Guarantees. See http://www.multimediauts.org/3DWorkshop_CVPR2016/Program.html.

He also gave a keynote at STAG 2016: Smart Tools and Apps in computer Graphics, organized October 3-4, in Genova, Italy. The talk was entitled: Low Distortion Inter-surface Mapping via Optimal Mass Transport. He also gave a course at ACM SIGGRAPH on the CGAL library, in collaboration with Andreas Fabri from GeometryFactory.

Scientific Expertise

Pierre Alliez was an evaluator and reviewer for the H2020, EuroSTARS and ERC programmes from the European commission. He participated to the Scientific Commissions of Belgium FNRS (Fund for Scientific Research). He was a member of the panel GEV 01 (mathematics and computer science) of ANVUR (Italian research evaluation agency). We evaluated the period 2011-2014 through bibliometry and peer-review. He was also a reviewer for PRIN projects (fundamental research projects) for the MIUR (the Italian Ministry for Education, University and Research).

Yuliya Tarabalka was an expert evaluator for an ANR project submission in May 2016. She is since November 2016 a member of the expert panel SBWT (signal processing) of the FWO (Belgian research funding foundation).

Research Administration

Pierre Alliez: member of the BCP (bureau du CP) since 2015, comité MASTIC (popularization), and comité espace immersif.

Florent Lafarge was an elected member of the Comité de Centre from 2013 to 2016, and a member of the CSD (Commission de Suivi Doctorale) from 2011 to 2016.

Yuliya Tarabalka is an elected member of the Comité de Centre since 2016.