Special Sessions

ICIP 2018 will host the following special sessions:

  • Machine Learning-based Approaches to Prediction of Perceived Visual Quality
    Organized by Sebastian Bosse
  • Full Parallax Imaging
    Organized by Mårten Sjöström, Reinhard Koch, and Joachim Keinert
  • Video Coding at Scale
    Organized by Alex Giladi, Yuriy Reznik, and Ali C. Begen
  • Acceleration Approaches for Big Data Analysis
    Organized by Alexandros Iosifidis, Serkan Kiranyaz, and Moncef Gabbouj
  • Image Processing for Cultural Heritage
    Organized by David Picard, Aladine Chetouani, and Andrew G. Klein


Special session proposals due: November 15, 2017

Notification of accepted proposals: December 15, 2017 January 8, 2018

Submission of the special session papers: ICIP general submission (February 7, 2018)

Notification of paper acceptance: ICIP general notifications (April 30, 2018)

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Call for Special Sessions Proposals

ICIP 2018 will include Special Sessions that provide the state-of-the-art, directions and challenges of proposed areas of interest to the image and video processing community. Proposals along (but not limited to) the following directions are particularly encouraged:

  1. Machine learning-based advances in image/video/vision processing (advances in traditional image/video/vision; novel augmented reality and virtual reality proposals)
  2. Mobile consumer devices-driven image and video processing
  3. Recent progress and new paradigms in image and video standardization

Special sessions proposals should include the following information:

  • Title of the Special Session
  • Motivation, novelty and timeliness of the proposed special session
  • Short biography of the organizers
  • List of maximum eight (8) contributed papers (including titles, authors, contact information of the corresponding author, and a short abstract of each contribution).

Note that:

  • Special session proposals may be submitted using the corresponding link located on this page.
  • Each special session organizer may contribute at most ONE paper.
  • A maximum of THREE organizers per Special Session may be proposed.
  • The evaluation of the special session proposals will be based on their relevance, timeliness, impact, general fit to ICIP 2018, the qualifications of the organizers and the authors of the contributed papers.
  • For accepted special session proposals, the authors will submit the papers using the regular ICIP web submission process (select the special session name when submitting the final paper).
  • All special session papers will undergo the regular ICIP review process.

The special session proposal deadline has passed. No new proposals are being considered.

Inquiries about Special Sessions can be sent to the Special Sessions co-Chairs at specialsessions@2018.ieeeicip.org