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Bassem Bouaziz

Address:Technopole of Sfax, PO Box 275, Sakiet Ezzit, 3021 Sfax - Tunisia
Phone:(+216) 74 863 042 - 74 863 044 / Fax:(+216) 74 863 041


Bassem BOUAZIZ hold a PhD in computer science from University of Sfax. He is Member of Scientifc council of HICSM. He coordinate international cooperation with Frederish shiller University throught Biodialog DAAD Projet from 2015-2018 and MAMUDS project from 2016-2018. He was also a Workpackage Leader within Tempus SAGE project from 2014-2017 on Serious Game. He spent in 2008 a research stay at Gelog Research Lab-ETS-Montreal. He participated to a CMCU project with Ecole centrale de Lyon from 2002-2005 aiming to create a plateform for indexing and mangment of multimedia documents. His main research areas are Multimedia document indexing and processing, Computer Vision for video analysis, Deep learning, Objects recognition, Image processing for Biodiversity. He coordinate and participate to several research projects in partnership with industry (MESAM Platform, ADIP, Smart Glass, REIVE). He is the author and co-author of several papers and has been a reviewer for international conferences and journals.


  • Contractual expert at the faculty of Economic Sciences and Management, Sfax-Tunisia.
    Sep 2001 -Sep 2002
  • Contractual assistant at the High Institute of Computer science and multimedia, Sfax-Tunisia
    Sep 2002 -Sep 2006
  • Invited lecturer at Higher institute of applied mathematics, Kairouan, Tunisia.
    Jan 2006 -Jan 2008
  • IT Consultant and Head of project development team.
    Apr 2007 - Now
  • Lecturer at the Higher Institute of Computer science and multimedia, Sfax-Tunisia
    Jan 2008 - Now
  • Research Associate at MIRACL Laboratory.
    Sep 2008 - Now
  • Senior Research Associate at Digital Research center of sfax.
    Jan 2015 - Now
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  • Multimedia document indexing and processing
  • Computer Vision for video analysis,
  • Deep learning,
  • Objects recognition,
  • Image processing for Biodiversity.
  • Scientific Data Managment
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  • conference paper Bouaziz Bassem, Amara Jihen, Mahdi Walid, Content Video Browsing Based on Text Regions Extraction and Classification Using Convolutional Neural Network, conference paper, 2017. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper Amara Jihen AND Bouaziz Bassem AND Algergawy Alsayed, A Deep Learning-based Approach for Banana Leaf Diseases Classification, ( Mitschang Bernhard AND Nicklas Daniela AND Leymann Frank AND Schöning Harald AND Herschel Melanie AND Teubner Jens AND Härder Theo AND Kopp Oliver AND Wieland Matthias, eds.), conference paper, Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V., 2017. [bibtex]
  • Article Bassem Bouaziz and Walid Mahdi and Tarek Zlitni and Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou, Content-Based Video Browsing by Text Region Localization and Classification, Article, volume abs/1301.2172, 2013. [bibtex]
  • conference paper Bouaziz Bassem, Mahdi Walid, Zlitni Tarek, Benhamadou Abdelmajid, A Spatiotemporal Text Localization and Identification Approach for Content-Based Video Browsing, conference paper, Association for Computing Machinery, 2009. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper Bouaziz Baseem, Zlitni Tarek, Mahdi Walid, AViTExt: Automatic Video Text Extraction; A new Approach for video content indexing Application, conference paper, 2008. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper Bouaziz Bassem, Mahdi Walid, Ardabilain Mohsen, Hamadou Abdelmajid Ben, A New Approach for Texture Features Extraction: Application for Text Localization in Video Images, conference paper, 2006. [bibtex] [doi]
  • conference paper Bouaziz B., Gargouri B., Jmaiel M., Hamadou A.B., EFLE: an environment for generating lingware systems code from formal requirements specification, conference paper, 2003. [bibtex] [doi]
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  • Bachelar in computer science and management (1996-2000). University of Sfax.
    Sep 1996 -Sep 2000
  • Diploma of Comprehensive Study in information systems and new technologies (2000-2002). University of Sfax
    Sep 2000 -Sep 2002