2010-12-10 11:24


In consideration of numerous requests, the conference

paper submission deadline is now extended to Dec. 12, 2010, 11:59pm PST (FIRM).

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME) 2011

July 11-15, 2011 • BARCELONA, Spain

Visit http://www.icme2011.org for invited speakers and other details

(alternate link: http://www.cs.ualberta.ca/~rshen/icme2011)

Sponsored by: IEEE Circuits & Systems Society
             IEEE Communications Society
             IEEE Computer Society
             IEEE Signal Processing Society
Supported by: IEEE Northern Canada Section

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME) has been
the flagship multimedia conference sponsored by four IEEE societies
since 2000. It serves as a forum to promote the exchange of the
latest advances in multimedia technologies, systems, and applications
from both the research and development perspectives of the circuits
and systems, communications, computer, and signal processing communities.
An Exposition of multimedia products, animations and industries will be
held in conjunction with the conference.

Authors are invited to submit a full paper (two-column format, 6 pages)
according to the guidelines available on the conference website at
http://www.icme2011.org. Reviewing will be double blind. Only electronic
submissions will be accepted. Topics of interest include, but are not
limited to:

o     Speech, audio, image, video, text processing
o     Signal processing for media integration
o     Interactive 3D media and immersive environments
o     Multi-modal multimedia computing systems and human-machine interaction
o     Multimedia communications and networking
o     Multimedia compression
o     Multimedia security and privacy
o     Multimedia databases and digital libraries
o     Multimedia applications and services
o     Media content analysis and search
o     Hardware and software for multimedia systems
o     Multimedia standards and related issues
o     Multimedia quality assessment

ICME 2011 showcases high quality oral and poster presentations and demo
sessions. Best paper, poster and demo awards will be selected and recognized
in the conference. Extended versions of oral papers will be considered for
potential publication in a special section of IEEE Trans. Multimedia. Accepted
papers have to be registered and presented; otherwise they will not be
included in the IEEE Xplore Library.

ICME 2011 features IEEE societies sponsored workshops, as well as call for
workshop proposals. We encourage researchers, developers and practitioners
to organize workshops on various new emerging topics. Industrial exhibitions
are held in conjunction with the main conference. Job fairs, keynote/plenary
talks and panel discussions are other conference highlights. Proposals for
Tutorials and Workshops are invited. Please visit the ICME 2011 website for
submission details.

Paper Submission (extended):------------December 12, 2010
Paper Acceptance Notification:----------February 15, 2011
Camera-Ready Paper:---------------------March 15, 2011

Workshop Paper/Demo Proposal Due:-------February 20, 2011
Workshop Paper/Demo Proposal Decision:--April 10, 2011
Workshop Camera-Ready Paper Due:--------April 10, 2011

Contact Email: ieee.icme2011@gmail.com

Organizing Committee
General Chairs
I. Cheng, UAlberta, Canada
G. Fernandez, URL, Spain
H. Wang, Cisco, USA

Program Chairs
J. Li, Microsoft, USA
P. Salembier, UPC, Spain
D. Florencio, Microsoft, USA
M. Hefeeda, SFU, Canada
A. Loui, Kodak, USA
S. Panchanathan, ASU, USA

Conf. Operation Chairs
A. Basu, UAlberta, Canada
L. Vincent, URL, Spain

Workshop Chairs
A. El Saddik, UOttawa, Canada
X. Hua, Microsoft, China

Tutorial Chairs
E. Gobbetti, CRS4, Italy
H. Rushmeier, Yale, USA

Panel Chairs
A. del Bimbo, UFirenze, Italy

Exhibition & Events Chairs
O. Garcia, URL, Spain
T. Malzbender, HP, USA

Poster & Demo Chairs
D. Miralles, URL, Spain
C. Zhang, Microsoft, USA

Industry Chairs
X. Carrillo-Costa, Digital Legends, Spain
K El-Maleh, Qualcomm, USA

Publicity Chairs
P. Atrey, UWinnipeg, Canada
Y. Ho, GIST, Korea
L. Sun, UPlymouth, UK
Q. Sun, HP, China
J. Wen, Tsinghua Univ, China
C. Yuan, UTubingen, Germany

International Liaison Chairs
W. Lin, NTU, Singapore
G. Su, Dolby Labs, USA

Advisory Chairs
R. Molina, UGR, Spain
L. Torres, UPC-Barcelona TECH, Spain