IBM Research is pleased to announce the Sixth Annual "Emerging Leaders in Multimedia and Signal Processing" Workshop, to be held at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center on October 14-15, 2010. This annual workshop, held since 2005, invites top Ph.D. students in various areas of Multimedia and Signal Processing. The main goals of this workshop are to foster exchange and collaboration with outstanding students , and enhance mutual awareness between university and IBM researchers. Students will be invited to present their research at the workshop, and will have the opportunity to meet researchers and learn about a variety of research activities at IBM. Limited fellowship will be provided to cover part of the travel expense. We cordially invite participation from top PhD students in Multimedia! To apply, please fill out a short online application form at The deadline for application is *July 30th, 2010*. The initial selection will be based on your research CV, along with a short research statement stating your past research and future vision. Reference letter will be solicited at a later date for shortlisted candidates. 2010 workshop web page is at Selection will be based on merit and has been very competitive in the past. We anticipate inviting a total of 8-10 students worldwide, and announcing the result by early September. Thank you very much, we look forward to hearing from you.