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Vitomir Štruc <[log in to unmask]>
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** Apologies for cross-posting **

Face and Gesture 2018 (FG 2018)

** Call for Workshops **
We invite workshop proposals for the 2018 IEEE Conference on Automatic 
Face and Gesture Recognition (FG 2018: in Xi’an 
China. Accepted workshops will be held on either May 15 or May 19, 2018, 
in the same venue as the FG 2018 main conference. We solicit workshop 
proposals on any topic of interests to the FG community. Complementary 
to the main venue, we especially encourage workshop proposals relating 
to emerging new fields or new application domains of face and gesture 
analysis and synthesis. Workshop organizers who have a strong track 
record in the field are strongly encouraged to submit a proposal.

The workshop paper submission, review, acceptance notification, and 
final manuscript submission must all be handled between January 28th, 
2018 (deadline for submission of workshop papers) and March 4th, 2018 
(camera-ready workshop paper due date). Financial support from the main 
conference beyond facilitating the venue is not guaranteed and is 
depending on budget. The deadline for all workshop proposals is October 
2nd, 2017. Decisions will be made by October 9th, 2017.

The main conference will provide rooms, equipment, and coffee breaks for 
the workshops. If necessary, poster facilities will be offered. For each 
workshop one complimentary registration for a keynote speaker is 
available. For any additional questions please contact the workshop 

Workshop proposals must be sent to the workshops and tutorials chairs, 
Vitomir Struc ([log in to unmask]) and Yingli Tian 
([log in to unmask]), with email subject “FG 2018 Workshop Proposal: 
[title of your workshop]”. A proposal should include the following 
information to facilitate the decision process:

•    Workshop title;
•    Workshop motivation, expected outcomes and impact;
•    List of organizers including affiliation, email address, and short bio;
•    Tentative length of the workshop (half day or full day);
•    Tentative paper submission and review schedule;
•    Planned advertisement means, website hosting;
•    Paper submission procedure (submission via web site, via email, 
etc.) if applicable;
•    Paper review procedure (single/double-blind, internal/external, 
solicited/invited-only, pool of reviewers, etc.) ;
•    Specify the relationship, if any, to previous workshops; Describe 
difference with most relevant previous workshops;
•    Tentative program committee, and invited speakers, if any;
•    Estimated number of submissions and acceptance rate;
•    Special space or equipment requests, if any;
•    Specify if there will be non-peer reviewed invited paper, if so, 
how many?

For your reference, below is a list of workshops held in conjunction 
with the previous FG conference:
•    Heterogeneous Face Recognition (HFR 2017)
•    First International Workshop on Adaptive Shot Learning for Gesture 
Understanding and Production (ASL4GUP 2017)
•    Biometrics in the Wild (Bwild 2017)

** Important Dates **
Workshop proposals due:        Oct. 2, 2017
Notification of acceptance:      Oct. 9, 2017.
Workshops and tutorials:         May 15 and May 19, 2018

-- Vitomir Štruc, PhD
Laboratory of Artificial Perception, Systems and Cybernetics
Faculty of Electrical Engineering
University of Ljubljana
Tel: +386 1 4768 839
Fax: +386 1 4768 316

Program Co-chair: International Symposium on Image and Signal Processing and Analysis 2017
Competition Co-chair: International Joint Conference on Biometrics 2017
Workshop and Tutorial Co-Chair: Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition 2018

Guest editor:
Image and Vision Computing SI: Biometrics in the Wild

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