Computer Vision Conferences 1996

1996 Conference Summary: P indicates paper due date, * indicates change. M: Final Manuscript due.
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Also included, at the end, are Other Calls for Papers, mostly including special issues in journals.


January 1996

Winter Retina Conference: Physiology, Computation, and Neuromorphic Engineering for Vision

16-20 January 1996. Jackson Hole, Wyoming, USA. Information.

Photonics West

SPIE/IS&T Symposium on Electronic Imaging: Science and Technology January 28-February 2, 1996; San Jose Convention Center, San Jose, CA.

February 1996

Israeli Symposium

12th Israeli Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision and Neural Networks Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv., Israel. February 4-5, 1996 Call for papers.


First International Conference on Visual Information Systems 5-6 February 1996 Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Registration Information. The original Call for papers.

Color Conference

Ninth Annual Vancouver Cognitive Science Conference February 9-10, 1996 Simon Fraser University at Harbour Centre Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Information.

IUW 96

February 12-15, 1996. Hilton Hotel in Palm Springs, California,

March 1996

Ninth IMDSP Workshop

Belize on March 3-6, 1996. Call for papers and Information.

AAAI Spring Symposium

March 25-27, Stanford University, CA.

April 1996

IEEE Southwest Symposium on Image Analysis and Interpretation

April 8-9, 1996, Historic Menger Hotel, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A. Information. The original Call for papers.

ECCV '96

Fourth European Conference on Computer Vision 14-18 April 1996. University of Cambridge, England Reviews have been completed.


Fifth Annual Symposium on Document Analysis and Information Retrieval April 15-17, 1996. Alexis Park Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, Program. The original Call for papers.

3-rd Slovenian-German Conference

Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia, April 24 - 26, 1996 Call for papers.

May 1996


May 6-11, 1996. Atlanta, GA

20th Workshop of the Austrian Pattern Recognition Group

(OEAGM) Schloss Seggau, Leibnitz, Austria. 9-10 May 1996. Call for papers

Classical Scale-Space Theory Summer-School

May 10 -- May 13, 1996 University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, Information and announcement

Reasoning about Function

Special Track to be held during The Ninth Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Symposium (FLAIRS '96) May 20-22, 1996, Key West, Florida Call for papers.

3rd International Conference Communicating by Image and Multimedia

BORDEAUX - FRANCE Palais des Congres d'Arcachon 20-22 Mai/May 1996 Program and Information.

Vision Interface 96

Toronto, Canada, from May 22-24, 1996. In conjunction with AI'96 and GI'96. Information.

AVI 96

Advanced Visual Interfaces. May 27-29, 1996. Gubbio, Italy. Submission deadline: November 1, 1995. Information (from Italy)

Workshop on Applied Computational Geometry

May 27-28, 1996 Philadelphia, PA, Explicit request for papers related to Computer Vision. Call for papers.

Higher-Order Statistics and Shape Representation in Image Analysis and Signal Processing

British Machine Vision Association and Society for Pattern Recognition. Joint Technical Meeting with the Research Section of the Royal Statistical Society. Royal Statistical Society, 12 Errol Street, London. EC1Y 8LX, UK. on Wednesday 29 May 1996. Information.

June 1996


Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, California, June 16-20, 1996.

IEEE Multimedia Systems

The 3rd International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems June 17-21, 1996 International Conference Center, Hiroshima, Japan.


International Conference on Engineering Applications of Neural Networks 17-19 June 1996, London. UK. Information on Computer vision track.

5th Intelligent Systems Conference

Reno, Nevada, June 19-21, 1996. Call for papers.

Computational Vision Summer Course

June 28 - July 11, 1996 The information does not state where it will be held. Announcement and Information.

July 1996

Leeds Annual Statistical Workshop

Image Fusion and Shape Variability Techniques, including Warping and Multi-scale Analysis 3rd-5th July, 1996 Fairbairn House, Leeds, UK. Information. And Call for papers.


4th French National Conference on Writing and Document Nantes, France. July 3-5, 1996 Call for Papers

ISPRS Congress 1996

During July 9-19 1996 the 18th Congress of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing will be held in Vienna, Austria. ISPRSInformation, and Call for papers (Vienna) or: Second Call for papers and First Call for papers.

Cog Sci 96

Eighteenth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society July 12-15, 1996. University of California, San Diego , California La Jolla, CA. Call for papers.


International Symposium on Intelligent Robotic Systems '96 Lisbon, Portugal. 22-26 July 1996. Call for papers.

August 1996


Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence August 1-3, 1996 Reed College Portland, Oregon. Call for papers


Thirteenth National Conference on AI. August 4-8, 1996. Portland, Oregon.

Image and Video Compression

Fundamentals, Applications, and Standards August 5-8, 1996. Portland, Oregon. Direct Information. Or Text Information.


International Symposium on Optical Science, Engineering, and Instrumentation 4-9 August 1996. Denver, Colorado, USA.

Workshop on Foundations of Information/Decision Fusion and Applications to Engineering Problems

Aug 7-9, 1996, Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, Arlington, VA Paper deadline May 20, 1996. Information and Call for papers.

2nd Workshop on the Representation and Processing of Spatial Expressions

Held at the 12th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI-96) Budapest, Hungary. Call for papers.

ICPR 1996

August 25-30, 1996, Technical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

September 1996


September 1-4, 1996 Alexandra Hotel, Loen, Norway. Paper deadline March 1, 1996. Call for papers

IAPR Workshops

International Association of Pattern Recognition IAPR After ICPR. Technical Committee 7 - Applications in Remote Sensing Technical University Graz, Graz, Austria. September 2-4, 1996


1996 IEEE Workshop on Neural Networks for Signal Processing September 4-6, 1996 Keihanna, Kyoto, Japan. Call for papers.


Seventh British Machine Vision Conference 9-12 September 1996 The University of Edinburgh. Edinburgh, UK.


1996 International Conference on Image Processing. September 16-19, 1996. Lausanne, Switzerland.

Intelligent Vehicles '96

September 18-20, 1996 in Tokyo, Japan. Call for papers.


7th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence: Methodology, Systems, Applications Sozopol, Bulgaria. September 18-20, 1996 Call for Papers.

Image and Signal Processing for Remote Sensing

Taormina, Sicily, Italy. 23-27 Sept. 1996. Call for papers and information.


1996 International Conference on Neural Information Processing. The Annual Conference of the Asian Pacific Neural Network Assembly, September 24 - 27, 1996 Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.


European Conference on Visual Perception, Strasbourg, France. September Information and Program. (Though the address failed 6/24/96)

October 1996


International Conference on Advanced Focal Plane Arrays and Electronic Cameras 7-11 October 1996. Hotel Estrel, Berlin, FR Germany. Call for papers

Workshop on Document Analysis Systems

Malvern, Pennsylvania, October 14-16, 1996 Call for papers.

Automatic Face- and Gesture-Recognition

2d International Conference on Automatic Face- and Gesture-Recognition October 14-16, 1996. Killington, Vermont, USA. Paper deadline: April 30, 1996. Registration Information. (Early deadline September 30, 1996). Or from their site: Information. And the Call for papers.


October 16-18, 1996. Washington, DC, USA.


International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques Boston, MA, October 21-23, 1996. Information and Call. This is an all-electronic submission conference. Deadline extended to March 18 -- electronic submission only. (Original electronic deadline of March 8, hardcopy deadline was February 22.)

November 1996

3rd International Workshop on Image and Signal Processing

Advances in Computational Intelligence. November 4-7, 1996, Manchester. UK. Extended abstracts due April 30, 1996.

Photonics China '96

4-7 November 1996 * China International Exhibition Center * Beijing, China. Call for papers.


Artificial Neural Networks, Fuzzy Logic and Evolutionary Programming for Designing Smart Engineering Systems November 10 - 13, 1996 Marriott Pavilion Hotel St. Louis, MO, Call for papers.


IAPR Workshop on Machine Vision Applications November 12-14, 1996 Keio University, Tokyo, Japan. Deadline for extended abstracts May 15, 1996. Information..

Photonics East '96

SPIE - the International Society for Optical Engineering International Symposium on Intelligent Systems and Advanced Manufacturing (ISAM) Hynes Convention Center Boston, MA, November 18-22, 1996


IEEE Region 10 Conference Digital Signal Processing Applications Perth, Western Australia, Australia. 27 - 29 November 1996 Tutorials 26 November 1996. Call for Papers


International Conference on Robotics, Vision and Parallel Processing for Industrial Automation 28-30 November, 1996. Ipoh, Malaysia. Call For Papers..

December 1996


Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision December 2-4, 1996, in Sarasota, Florida, USA.


1996 IEEE/SICE/RSJ Multisensor Fusion and Integration for Intelligent Systems International Conference December 8-11, 1996, Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC, USA. Call for papers.

II Workshop on Cybernetic Vision

Instituto de Fisica e Quimica de Sao Carlos Universidade de Sao Paulo Sao Carlos, SP, Brazil, 9-11 December 1996. Call for contributions.

Knowledge Based Computer Systems

National Centre for Software Technology Bombay, India December 16-18, 1996 Call for papers.


1996 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (TAAI-96), Joint with 1996 International Computer Symposium (ICS'96), December 19-21, 1996 National Sun Yat-Sen University Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC Papers due, July 15, 1996. Call for papers.

Other Calls for papers

Special Issue on Automatic Target Detection and Recognition

Deadline, November 1, 1995. Information.

Special Issue of The journal of Real Time Imaging

on "Natural and Artificial Imaging and Vision" Deadline of October 15, 1995. See: call and information. or in Brazil.

Special Issue of The journal of Real Time Imaging

Special Issue on Special-Purpose Architectures for Real-Time Imaging Deadline of December 10, 1995. See: Call for papers.

Special issue on Representation and Retrieval of Visual Media in Multimedia Systems

Call for papers.

Real-Time Heuristics and Virtual Scenario Simulation in Medicine

Special Issue to be published by the journal REAL-TIME IMAGING (Academic Press U.K.) in 1996. Call for papers.

Physics-Based Modeling and Reasoning in Computer Vision

Special Issue of Computer Vision and Image Understanding Deadline: November 10, 1995. **Note the extension** Call for papers.

Biomedical Image Analysis

CVIU. Guest Editors: Amir A. Amini (, Fred L. Bookstein (, and David C. Wilson ( Manuscript submission deadline: January 8, 1996 Publication Month: MARCH 1997

Artificial Intelligence Issue (September 1996)

Crossroads, the ACM Student Magazine Artificial Intelligence Issue (September 1996) Includes perception and robotics. Deadline: May 6, 1996. Call for papers.

Very Low Bit-rate Video Coding

IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications Deadline: September 1, 1996. Call for papers.

Computer Vision Applications for Network-Centric Computing

CVIU Special issue. Guest Editors: Ruud M. Bolle ( and Boon-Lock Yeo ( Manuscript submission deadline: July 1, 1997. (Though the CVIU list gave August). Publication Month: AUGUST 1998 Information.

Performance Characteristics of Vision Algorithms

Special issue of Machine Vision and Applications Guest editors: Henrik I. Christensen, Stockholm and Wolfgang Foerstner, Bonn Manuscripts due August 15, 1996. Publication expected First issue, 1997. Call for papers.

CAD-Based Vision

CVIU Special Issue. Expected in March 1998. The submission deadline is October 1, 1996. Information. Or basic text: Call for papers

PDE's for Image Processing

Special issue on partial differential equations (PDE's) and geometry-driven diffusion in image processing and analysis. In IEEE Transactions on Image Processing. (Updated) Deadline: November 1, 1996. Call for papers.

Special Issue of Image and Vision Computing

on Vision-Based Aids for the Disabled Deadline: November 1, 1996. Call for Papers