Conference Agenda

Session Overview
Session 04: Topic 4 Robotic Systems in Livestock
Monday, 09/Jul/2018:
1:30pm - 3:00pm

Location: Orion Room C2006
126 places, PC, beamer, microphone, record facility.

1:30pm - 1:50pm

Decision-Tree and Support Vector Machine Algorithms for the Automated Measurement of Ingestive-related Cow Behaviors

Said Benaissa1,2, Frank Tuyttens2,3, David Plets1, Luc Martens1, Leen Vandaele2, Hannes Cattrysse2, Wout Joseph1, Bart Sonck2,4

1Department of Information Technology, Ghent University/imec, iGent-Technologiepark 15, 9052 Ghent, Belgium; 2The Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (ILVO)-Animal Sciences Unit, Scheldeweg 68, 9090 Melle, Belgium; 3Department of Nutrition, Genetics and Ethology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Heidestraat 19, B-9820 Merelbeke, Belgium; 4Department of Biosystems Engineering, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Coupure links 653, B-9000 Ghent, Belgium

1:50pm - 2:10pm

Automatic body condition scoring of dairy cows using multiple 3D cameras

Xiangyu Song1,2, Eddie Bokkers3, Simon van Mourik1, Peter Groot Koerkamp1, Rik van der Tol1

1Farm technology group, Wageningen University and Research, Wageningen, the Netherlands; 2Sensors and data analysis department, Lely Innovation, Maassluis, the Netherlands; 3Animal production systems group, Wageningen University and Research, Wageningen, the Netherlands

2:10pm - 2:30pm

Classification method for cows' body parts in RGB-depth images based on template matching

Nan Jia1,2, Peter Groot Koerkamp1, Gert Kootstra1, Zhengxiang Shi2, Songhuai Du2

1China Agricultural University; 2Wageningen University, Farm Technology Group

2:30pm - 2:50pm

Lameness Recognition of Pigs Based on Skeleton Analysis and Gait Energy Image

Weixing Zhu, Kaizhong Zhang, Jianxuan Qian, Xincheng Li

Jiangsu University, China, People's Republic of