The International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing (ICIAP) Call for Workshops

ICIAP 2017 Workshops - Call for Proposals

The International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing (ICIAP)
is an historic international conference in image processing and
pattern recognition organized by the Group of Italian Researchers in
Pattern Recognition (GIRPR), endorsed by the International Association
for Pattern Recognition (IAPR). The 19th edition of ICIAP will be held
in Catania, September 11-15, 2017.

We solicit proposals for new and recurring workshops that will be held
together with the 19th ICIAP. The conference will hold 8-10, one-day
workshops (or some more half-day workshops) to be held on 11-12
September, in conjunction with the main event. We invite you to submit
workshop proposals on any emerging or classic topics related to the
broad set of research and application areas covered the by ICIAP
conference. The mission of the ICIAP workshops is to publish early
results in emerging areas, or discussing highly focused and recent
topics in image processing and pattern recognition. Returning
workshops are allowed. Accepted papers will be published on Springer
Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS).

The workshop proposal should contain at least the following

- Workshop Title

- Names and affiliations of main organizers and primary contact
email. Internationality of the organizing committee is preferred.

- Motivation and rationale for the workshop.

- A draft Call For Papers (CFP), as complete as possible.

- The workshop deadlines (see below for the constraints and
suggestions on the deadlines).

- A tentative composition of the committees (as complete as
possible). Please indicate whether prospective TPC members have been
contacted, and whether they have accepted the invitation. We strongly
discourage speculative TPC listings and we encourage international

- Invited speakers. Please indicate whether prospective invited
speakers have been contacted, and whether they have accepted the
invitation. Having strong invited speakers will boost the probability
of getting the workshop accepted.

- Workshop format, i.e., expected number of presented papers, invited
talks, panels, demonstrations, rough program outline, etc..

- Expected number of participants and the expected number of

- Prior history of this workshop, if any, including number of
submissions, number of accepted papers, and attendee count.

- Similar workshops in the community, with
similarities/dissimilarities of your proposal.
- Any special space or equipment requests.

Email proposals in PDF to and

Workshop proposal submission  Opening Date: 10 January 2017

Workshop proposal submission  Closing Date: 7 April 2017

Workshop proposal evaluation notification: workshop proposals will be
selected on a first-come-first-served basis and considering the
quality of the proposal. Notification will be given in about 20 days
from the submission of the proposal.

Workshops: 11-12 September 2017

Workshop paper submission deadline (suggested): July 1, 2017

Workshop camera ready paper submission: July 23, 2017

Workshop author registration: July 23, 2017

Please do not hesitate to contact the ICIAP 2017 Workshop co-chairs
(Giovanni Maria Farinella and Marco Leo with any questions.