EG Multimedia 2004 - 7th Eurographics Workshop on Multimedia 
Nanjing University, China, 27-28 October 2004

Aims and Scope
This workshop is a follow up on the Eurographics Workshop on Multimedia
held in Manchester, UK, in September 2001 and continues a series of six
successful Eurographics workshops in the field. It is also the first
time that this workshop takes place in a location outside Europe, which
will promote interaction between researchers from different origins. The
workshop will cover a wide range of current subjects with a special
focus on issues related with Multimedia in Mobile and Augmented
Environments. These include approaches for mobile multimedia, using
video in mobile devices, using the physical world to present multimedia
information, and other context aware applications. Authors are invited
to submit technical papers in these or related areas. Topics of interest
include, but are not limited to:

Mobile Multimedia
Context Aware Interactive Multimedia
Interactive Video
Audio and Video in Augmented Environments
Multimodal Interaction
Ubiquitous Media
Broadband Personal Interfaces
Auditory Interfaces
Audio/Image/Video Processing
Content Analysis
Media Databases and Search Engines
Content Based Retrieval
Media Information Retrieval on the Web
Delivery of Multimedia Data
Media Web Servers and Services
Video Coding and Description Standards
Multimedia Document Metaphors
Authoring Paradigms
Media Integration
Augmented Reality
Storytelling Environments
Applications: Entertainment, Learning, etc.

Submission Procedure
Authors are requested to submit papers, no longer than 10 pages, in the
Eurographics Conference Paper Format. Detailed guidelines will be
available at the EG Multimedia 2004 Workshop Site. Post-workshop
proceedings will be available on-line, through the Eurographics Digital
Library, and in paper book form, in the Eurographics Book Series.
Selection will be based upon technical and scientific content and
relevance to the workshop.

Workshop Format
The workshop will be held in two days, including paper presentation
tracks and discussion plenary sessions. Participation is open to
everyone, not requiring submission of a paper. The workshop will take
place just after the ICIG'2004 Conference (Oct. 23-25, 2004, Hong Kong,
China, The workshop will be
co-located with a conference on Digital Media and Digital Cities. As
such, it will provide a very interesting opportunity for researchers
that want to attend or present communications at these events.

Important Dates
May 21, 2004 Submission deadline
July 9, 2004 Notification of acceptance
July 27, 2004 Deadline for camera-ready copies
October 27-28, 2004 Workshop

The workshop will be held at Nanjing University, China. Workshop
participants will be charged a registration fee that includes a workshop
proceedings book (printed by Eurographics Press), coffee breaks, and a
social event in the first evening of the Workshop. Nanjing University is
located in the Nanjing City, the Capital of Jiangsu Province. Present
day Nanjing, with tens of universities and hundreds of high-tech
companies, ranks fifth among the "50 strongest" of Chinese cities. It is
a transport and telecommunications hub in East China, and the second
largest international trade port after Shanghai in the Yangzi River
Delta. Comprehensive information about Nanjing, traveling and
accommodation will be available at the workshop Web page.

Workshop Co-Chairs
Nuno Correia, New University of Lisbon, Portugal
Hong Jiang Zhang, Microsoft Research, China

Program Co-Chairs
Joaquim Jorge, IST/INESC, Portugal
Teresa Chambel, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Zhigeng Pan, Nanjing University, China

Honorary Chair
José Encarnação, Fraunhofer IGD, Germany

International Program Committee
Adérito Marcos, Univ. of Minho, Portugal
C.C. Chang, National Chung Cheng Univ., Taiwan, China
Carol Strohecker, MIT Media Lab, USA
Christophe Quarre, STM-Shanghai, China
Colin Allison, Univ. of St. Andrews, Scotland, UK
Cristina Lopes, UC Irvine, USA
David Duce, Oxford Brookes Univ., UK
Dongrong Xu, Columbia University, USA
Ephraim Glinert, NSF, USA
Frank Nack, CWI, The Netherlands
Fuyan Zhang, Nanjing Univ., China
Gareth Jones, Univ. of Exeter, UK
Glorianna Davenport, MIT Media Lab, USA
Guangyou Xu, Tsinghua University, China
Guido Lemos de Souza Filho, UFBP, Brazil
Gunnar Liestøl, Univ. of Oslo, Norway
Hiromi T. Tanaka, Ritsumeikan Univ., Japan
Hyun Seung Yang, KAIST, Korea
Jiaoying Shi, Zhejiang Univ., China
John Buford, Panasonic Digital Networking Lab, USA
Jônatas Manzolli, UNICAMP, Brazil
Lloyd Rutledge, CWI, The Netherlands
Luís Carriço, Univ. of Lisbon, Portugal
Makoto Sato, Tokyo Inst. of Technology, Japan
Mário Rui Gomes, IST/INESC, Portugal
Matthew Turk, UC Santa Barbara, USA
Monica Fleichmann, Fraunhofer-IMK, Germany
Nicholas Higgett, De Montfort Univ., UK
Nik Gaffney, FoAM Group, Brussels
Nuno Guimarães, Univ. of Lisbon, Portugal
P.C. Yuen, Hong Kong Baptist Univ., China
Piet Kommers, Univ. of Twente, The Netherlands
Rainer Lienhart, Intel Corp., USA
Rebbeca Alen, Media Lab Europe, Ireland
Thomas Kirste, IGD/FhG, Germany
Robert K Jacob, Tufts Univ., USA
Ryohei Nakatsu, ATR MIC Research Labs., Japan
Sidney Fels, Univ. British Columbia, CA
Toyohide Watanabe, Nagoya University, Japan
V. Michael Bove, MIT Media Lab, USA
Weiying Ma, MSRA, China
Wolfgang Mueller-Wittig, CAMTech, Singapore
WooWoontack, KJIST, Korea
Yangsheng Wang, IA-CAS, China

Local Organizing Committee
Jian Lu, Nanjing University, China
Xianglin Fei, Nanjing University, China
Zhigeng Pan, Nanjing University, China

Xiaohu Ma, Nanjing University, China
Gangshan Wu, Nanjing Univeristy, China
Weiqun Cao, Nanjing University, China
Weiqing Li, Nanjing Polytechnic University, China
Ruhui Yun, Nanjing Normal University, China
Jun Feng, Hehai University, China
Zongcai Ruan, South-East University, China

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