International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval Call for Papers

ACM ICMR 2017, June 5-8, Bucharest, Romania
International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval
http://www.icmr2017.ro

*** CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS ***

ACM ICMR-2016 is the premier conference for multimedia information
retrieval. We are calling for papers presenting significant and
innovative research in multimedia retrieval and related fields. Papers
should extend the state of the art by addressing new problems or
proposing insightful solutions. The scope of the conference includes
core topics in multimedia retrieval and recommendation, as well as the
broader set of topics that must be addressed to ensure that multimedia
retrieval technologies are of practical use in real-world use cases.
Special emphasis is placed on topics related to large-scale indexing,
user interaction, exploiting diverse and multimodal data, and
domain-specific challenges.

Topics of interest include (but are not limited to):
 Multimedia content-based search and retrieval
 Multimedia-content-based (or hybrid) recommender systems
 Large-scale and web-scale multimedia retrieval
 Multimedia content extraction, analysis, and indexing
 Multimedia analytics and knowledge discovery
 Multimedia machine learning, deep learning, and neural nets
 Relevance feedback, active learning, and transfer learning
 Zero-shot learning and fine-grained retrieval for multimedia
 Event-based indexing and multimedia understanding
 Semantic descriptors and novel high- or mid-level features
 Crowdsourcing, community contributions, and social multimedia
 Multimedia retrieval leveraging quality, production cues, style, framing, affect
 Narrative generation and narrative analysis
 User intent and human perception in multimedia retrieval
 Query processing and relevance feedback
 Multimedia browsing, summarization, and visualization
 Multimedia beyond video, including 3D data and sensor data
 Mobile multimedia browsing and search
 Multimedia analysis/search acceleration, e.g., GPU, FPGA
 Benchmarks and evaluation methodologies for multimedia analysis/search
 Applications of multimedia retrieval, e.g., medicine, sports, commerce, lifelogs, travel, security, environment.


*IMPORTANT DATES*

-Full/short papers-
Paper Submission: January 27, 2017
Notification of Acceptance: March 29, 2017

-Open software papers-
Paper Submission: January 27, 2017
Notification of Acceptance: March 29, 2017

-Demo papers-
Paper Submission: January 27, 2017
Notification of Acceptance: March 29, 2017

-Brave new ideas papers-
Paper Submission: February 10, 2017
Notification of Acceptance: March 29, 2017

-Doctoral symposium papers-
Paper Submission: February 17, 2017
Notification of Acceptance: March 29, 2017

-Special session proposals-
Proposals due: November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance: December 12, 2016

-Tutorial proposals-
Proposals due: February 12, 2017
Notification of Acceptance: February 26, 2017

-Workshop proposals-
Proposals due: November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance: December 12, 2016


Details of each track are available on the conference website:
http://www.icmr2017.ro
Looking forward to hosting you in Bucharest!