--------- Final Call for Papers ---------
IEEE Int'l Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems
IEEE ICMCS99 - FLORENCE, ITALY, JUNE 7-11 1999
(aka IEEE MULTIMEDIA SYSTEMS'99)
Reminder: IEEE ICMCS99 deadline is November 5th.
ELEMENTS OF INTEREST AT IEEE ICMCS99:
SPECIAL SESSIONS - for invitation only - on key research and activity areas
Special Sessions include the Session Chair introduction on the state of the
invited talks by distinguished scientists, followed by an open discussion.
Special Sessions that have been scheduled are:
- Special Session on Multimedia Standards
- Special Session on Usable Multimedia Systems
- Special Session on Storage Technologies
- Special Session on Software Engineering tools
- Special Session on Data Security and Watermarking
- Special Session on Pattern Recognition and Computer Vision for Multimedia
Best papers presented at IEEE ICMCS99 will appear in two Special Issues in
IEEE MULTIMEDIA and JOURNAL OF MULTIMEDIA TOOLS AND APPLICATIONS.
REGULAR SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS
Best submitted papers will be selected for inclusion in the Conference
three independent reviews - according to high quality standards. Regular
will cover, among others:
- Network and operating system support
- Advanced man-machine interfacing
- Internet and Intranet
- Image, video and multimedia databases
- Signal processing and Multimedia
- Image processing, pattern recognition and computer vision for Multimedia
- Multimedia architectures
- Multimedia tools
- Multimedia standards
- Multimedia applications
PANEL DISCUSSIONS AND DEMONSTRATIONS focussed on specific relevant topics
Panels include short position statements of panelists and an open
Demonstrations will present up-to-date results and achievements of team
EXHIBITION of special achievements by the scientific and industry
community. Multimedia art exhibition is also planned.
TUTORIALS on some of the most important topics of Multimedia.
Half-day tutorials will be given by some of most distinguished scientists
in the field of Multimedia.
THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY DAY dedicated to European Community programs on
Organized with the support of the European Community and the Agency for
Development and Transfer. Includes invited talks by European Community
officers on future industry-research programs and presentations of European
projects in the field of Multimedia.
One of most beautiful cities of art in the world with magnificient
monuments of western
civilization from Etruscans, Romans through Middle Age, Renaissance to the
CALL FOR PAPERS DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 5, 1998.
PAPERS MUST BE SUBMITTED IN 5 COPIES, MAX 15 SINGLE SPACED PAGES, TO:
IEEE MULTIMEDIA SYSTEMS'99
DIPARTIMENTO DI SISTEMI E INFORMATICA - UNIVERSITY OF FLORENCE
VIA S. MARTA 3 - 50139 - FIRENZE
More information is available at: http://www.dsi.unifi.it/~icmcs99/
Look forward to see you in Florence.
Alberto Del Bimbo
IEEE ICMCS'99 General Chair