The 20th ACM International Multimedia Conference (ACMMM2012) Workshops

------------------------------------------------------------------------ Call for Workshop Proposals The 20th ACM International Multimedia Conference (ACMMM2012) Oct 29 - Nov 2, 2012 @ Nara, Japan ======================================================================== Call for Workshop Proposals Overview ACM Multimedia 2012 Organization Committee invites active members of community to submit workshop proposals. The workshops should be focused and enable robust discussions and interactions on current or emerging topics of interest. They should allow members of the community to compare and discuss approaches, methods, and new concepts on research topics pertinent to the main conference. These topics often offer emerging interests to the multimedia research community or provide pathways to new communities. Workshop proposals for ACM Multimedia 2012 should include: Title and specific goals Specific topics to be addressed Relevance and significance of this workshop to the main conference A history of the workshop, if not being offered for the first time Estimated paper submission volume and paper acceptance rate Expected attendance Length Full day or half day Indication of a journal special issue arrangements A draft workshop call for papers with: The names, affiliations, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of the workshop organizers, who should be experts in the related topics and preferably from multiple institutions The paper selection process A list of potential Program Committee members and their affiliations Workshop proposals should not exceed 3 pages and should be submitted to the Workshop Chairs. Workshop proposals will be evaluated based on: Quality and level of detail of the proposal Theme of the workshop and its relevance to the main conference Overall balance of the conference workshop program Important Dates Proposal Submission Deadline: March 12, 2012 Contacts Workshop Co-chairs: Jiebo Luo (University of Rochester, US): Svetha Venkatesh (Deakin University, AU):