Events Detection Using a Video-Surveillance Ontology and a Rule-Based Approach

  • Mohammed Yassine Kazi Tani
  • Adel LablackEmail author
  • Abdelghani Ghomari
  • Ioan Marius Bilasco
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8926)


In this paper, we propose the use of a Video-surveillance Ontology and a rule-based approach to detect an event. The scene is described using the concepts presented in the ontology. Then, the blobs are extracted from the video stream and are represented using the bounding boxes that enclose them. Finally, a set of rules have been proposed and have been applied to videos selected from PETS 2012 challenge that contain multiple objects events (e.g. Group walking, Group splitting, etc.).


Ontology Video surveillance Blobs Rules 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohammed Yassine Kazi Tani
    • 1
  • Adel Lablack
    • 2
    Email author
  • Abdelghani Ghomari
    • 1
  • Ioan Marius Bilasco
    • 2
  1. 1.RIIR LaboratoryUniversity of Es-SéniaOranAlgeria
  2. 2.Laboratoire D’Informatique Fondamentale de LilleUniversité de Lille 1LilleFrance

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