Call for Participation - BMVC 2012 The British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC) is one of the major international conferences on machine vision and related areas. Organized by the British Machine Vision Association, the 23rd BMVC will be held in Guildford UK, at the University of Surrey. Authors are invited to submit full-length high-quality papers in image processing and machine vision. Papers covering theory and/or application areas of computer vision are invited for submission. Submitted papers will be refereed on their originality, presentation, empirical results, and quality of evaluation. All papers will be reviewed *doubly blind*, normally by three members of our international programme committee. Please note that BMVC is a single track meeting with oral and poster presentations and will include two keynote presentations and two tutorials. Topics include, but are not limited to: Statistics and machine learning for vision Stereo, calibration, geometric modelling and processing Person, face and gesture tracking Object and activity recognition Motion, flow and tracking Segmentation and feature extraction Model-based vision Image processing techniques and methods Texture, shape and colour Video analysis Document processing and recognition Vision for quality assurance, medical diagnosis, etc. Vision for visualization, interaction, and graphics Organisation Committee BMVC 2012 is hosted by the Centre for Vision Speech and Signal Processing (CVSSP) at the University of Surrey. General chairs: Prof. Richard Bowden Dr. John Collomosse Dr. Krystian Mikolajczyk Submission Guidance on the preparation of papers for BMVC 2012, including paper length restrictions and the LaTeX style files, is available on the author information page. Papers should be submitted electronically via the BMVC 2012 paper submission site. Please note to assist in reviewer allocation, there is a mandatory submission of paper title and abstract one week prior to the paper deadline. Please check the dates below. Important Dates 26 April 2012 Abstracts due 3 May 2012 Full paper submissions due 14 June 2012 Deadline for return of reviews 2 July 2012 Area chair recommendations due 6 July 2012 Author notifications 1 August 2012 Camera ready papers due 3-7 September 2012 Conference