Call for Contributions

Now in its 20th year, MMM is a leading international conference for researchers and industry practitioners for sharing new ideas, original research results and practical development experiences from all MMM related areas. The conference calls for full papers and short papers reporting original research and investigation results as well as demonstrations in all areas related to multimedia modeling technologies and applications. There are four special sessions (details below) and MMM2014 features the 2014 Video Browser Showdown.

Submissions should conform to the formatting instructions of Springer Verlag, LNCS series. To submit to MMM 2014, please go to the MMM 2014 submission site.

Special Sessions papers are called for for any of these five special sessions:

  • Social Geo-Media Analytics and Retrieval
  • Multimedia Hyperlinking and Retrieval
  • 3D Multimedia Computing and Modeling
  • Multimedia Analysis for Surveillance Video and Security
  • Mediadrom: artful post-TV scenarios

The conference proceedings will be published as series of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) by Springer. Authors of selected papers of MMM 2014 will be invited to publish extended versions in a special issue of Multimedia Tools and Applications journal (MTAP, Springer).

 

TOPICS OF INTEREST

The topics of interest for MMM 2014 include, but are not limited to:

Multimedia Content Analysis

  • Multimedia Indexing
  • Multimedia Mining
  • Multimedia Abstraction and Summarization
  • Multimedia Annotation, Tagging and Recommendation
  • Multimodal Analysis for Retrieval Applications
  • Semantic Analysis of Multimedia and Contextual Data
  • Multimedia Fusion Methods
  • Media Content Browsing and Retrieval Tools

Multimedia Signal Processing and Communications

  • Media Representation and Algorithms
  • Audio, Image, Video Processing, Coding and Compression
  • Multimedia Security and Content Protection
  • Multimedia Standards and Related Issues
  • Advances in Multimedia Networking and Streaming
  • Multimedia Databases, Content Delivery and Transport
  • Wireless and Mobile Multimedia Networking

Multimedia Applications and Services

  • Multi-Camera and Multi-View Systems
  • Augmented and Virtual Reality, Virtual Environments
  • Real-Time and Interactive Multimedia Applications
  • Mobile Multimedia Applications
  • Multimedia Web Applications
  • Multimedia Authoring & Personalisation
  • Interactive Multimedia and Interfaces
  • Sensor Networks (Video Surveillance, Distributed Systems)
  • Emerging Trends (e-learning, e-Health, Social Media, Multimedia Collaboration, etc.)

Other topics related to MultiMedia Modeling but not listed above are welcome as well.

Submissions should conform to the formatting instructions of Springer Verlag, LNCS series http://www.springer.com/LNCS/. All long and short paper submissions will be peer-reviewed in a double-blind review process to ensure maximum quality. Demonstration submissions do not need to be anonymised.

 

Important Dates:

  • Aug 09, 2013: Deadline for papers (full, short, sp. sessions) & demos
  • Sep 18, 2013:Acceptance notification for all paper types and demos
  • Oct 16, 2013: Camera-ready versions due