1st International Workshop on Large-Scale Video Search and Mining (LSVSM'12) (in conjunction with CVPR 2012 Providence, Rhode Island, June 16-21, 2012) Website: http://www.ntu.edu.sg/home/jsyuan/LSVSM12/ Key dates: Submission of full papers: Saturday, March 17, 2012 Notification of acceptance: Friday, April 20, 2012 Camera ready copy: Friday, April 27, 2012 Workshop date: To be announced soon This workshop calls for original, high-quality submissions of papers and demo systems on the following key topics, but not limited to: Video representation and feature descriptors Video representation framework Spatio-temporal local features Visual saliency and motion analysis Multimodal features Video analytics and mining Video event detection and recounting Cross-domain event learning and recognition Normalcy pattern discovery and abnormal event detection Incremental and online video event learning Ontology for video semantic modeling and search Large-scale video indexing and search Near-duplicate image and video detection Content-based video retrieval Object/instance search in video Hashing and indexing Interactive video search and refinement Video search visualization and browsing Applications and Evaluation Unconstrained video analysis (Web, Consumer, etc) Social video analysis and topic mining Video surveillance Video advertisement Mobile-based video search Benchmark datasets All accepted papers will be included in the CVPR 2012 proceedings. Keynote Speakers: There will be 2-3 keynote speeches, details will be announced soon LSVSM'12 Co-organizers Junsong Yuan, NTU, Singapore Shih-Fu Chang, Columbia U, United States John Smith, IBM Research, United States