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AISB event Bulletin Item

Final CFP: CISP'09-BMEI'09 Extended deadline

Dear Colleague,

The 2nd International Congress on Image and Signal Processing 
(CISP 2009) and the 2nd International Conference on BioMedical 
Engineering and Informatics (BMEI 2009) will be jointly held in 
Tianjin, China, from 17 to 19 October 2009. We cordially invite you 
to submit a paper and/or an exhibition. Due to numerous requests, 
the submission deadline is extended to 20 May 2009.

Selected best papers will appear in SCI-indexed journals, such as 
"Multimedia Tools and Applications" and "Journal of Medical Systems".
The papers published in the proceedings will be included in the IEEE 
Xplore and indexed in Ei Compendex (CISP 2009 IEEE Catalog Number: 
CFP0994D; BMEI 2009 IEEE Catalog Number: CFP0993D). CISP'09-BMEI'09 
is technically co-sponsored by the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and 
Biology Society.

Tianjin is one of the four municipalities in China. It is a financial 
and commercial center in North China and is known for its numerous 
travel resources and rich history, such as the Huangyaguan Great Wall, 
Dule Temple, Panshan Mountain and Food Street. It takes only 30 minutes
to travel between Tianjin and Beijing by high-speed train.

The registration fee of US0 includes lunches, dinners, and banquet.
The previous CISP'09-BMEI'09 attracted over 2600 submissions from more 
than 30 countries.

CISP'09-BMEI'09 aims to provide a high-level international forum for
scientists and researchers to present the state of the art of 
multimedia, signal processing, biomedical engineering, and biomedical 

For more information, visit the conference web page:

If you have any questions after visiting the conference web page, 
please email the secretariat at

Join us at this major event in historic Tianjin !!!

With best regards,

CISP'09-BMEI'09 Organizing Committee

P.S.: Kindly forward to your colleagues or students who may be