Call for Papers

IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME) 2014
Conference theme: Embracing Social Multimedia
July 14-18, 2014 •CHENGDU, China – Home of Panda

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With around 1000 submissions and 500 participants each year, the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME) has been the flagship multimedia conference sponsored by four IEEE societies since 2000. It serves as a forum to promote the exchange of the latest advances in multimedia technologies, systems, and applications from both the research and development perspectives of the circuits and systems, communications, computer, and signal processing communities. Multimedia data generally refer to audio, image, video, 3D, newer sensor data (e.g. depth) and related multi-modality data. In 2014, an Exposition of multimedia products, prototypes and animations will be held in conjunction with the conference.

Authors are invited to submit a full paper (two‐column format, 6 pages maximum) according to the guidelines available on the conference website at Only electronic submissions will be accepted. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
  • Multimedia content analysis
  • Multimedia activity and event understanding
  • Multimedia search and retrieval
  • Mobile, location-based and other context-based multimedia
  • Social, user-generated, and cloud-based multimedia
  • 3D immersion and virtual reality
  • Multimedia security and forensics
  • Human computer interaction based on multimedia
  • Multimedia networking and communication
  • Multimedia coding and compression
  • Multimedia signal processing and enhancement
  • Multimedia systems, applications, services and implementations
ICME 2014 aims to have high quality oral and poster presentations. Several awards sponsored by industry and institutions will be given out. The conference will provide student author travel grants. Accepted papers should be presented, or else they will not be included in the IEEE Xplore Library.

A number of workshops will be organized by the sponsoring societies. To further foster new emerging topics, ICME 2014 also welcomes researchers, developers and practitioners to organize regular workshops. Industrial exhibitions are held in parallel with the main conference. Proposals for special sessions, tutorials, panels, and demos are also invited. Please visit the ICME 2014 website for submission details.

Regular paper abstract submission deadline,
Regular paper submission deadline, 
Review to authors,
Rebuttal period,
Notification of regular paper acceptance,
Camera ready deadline,

   12/03/2013   New deadline:12/10/2013 (23:59 Pacific Time)
   12/09/2013   New deadline:12/16/2013 (23:59 Pacific Time)
   02/22 - 02/28/2014

Please note that new deadlines are FINAL.
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