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Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: European Conference on Computer Vision ECCV 2008

http://eccv2008.inrialpes.fr/

ECCV 2008: First Call for Papers    

               10th European Conference on Computer Vision
                                 Marseille, France
                            12th - 18th October 2008
                     http://eccv2008.inrialpes.fr/


--------    Mar 17th 2008 Deadline for paper submission  ---------


ECCV 2008 - the 10th European Conference on Computer Vision will be
held in
Marseille, France. ECCV is a selective single-track conference on
computer
vision comprising the highest quality, previously unpublished, papers.

Contributions are sought on new and original research on any aspect of
computer vision.  Possible topics include, but are not limited to:

Sensors and Early Vision
Color and Texture
Segmentation and Grouping
Motion and Tracking
Stereo and Structure from Motion
Image-Based Modeling
Illumination and Reflectance Modeling
Shape Representation

Object Recognition
Video Analysis and Event Recognition
Face and Gesture
Statistical Methods and Learning
Performance Evaluation
Applications, including Medical Image Analysis
Image and Video Retrieval

Each paper will receive 3 double blind reviews, which will then be
moderated by
a committee of area chairs.  In submitting their manuscript to ECCV
2008,
authors acknowledge that no paper of substantially similar content
has been or
will be submitted to another conference or workshop during the ECCV
2008 review
period. Notice that the deadline is later than for previous ECCVs to
give a
greater time gap between CVPR and ECCV deadlines.

For further information regarding submission of papers please visit the
ECCV 2008 homepage:

http://eccv2008.inrialpes.fr/

In addition to the main scientific program, the conference will include
Tutorials, Workshops, Demonstrations, and Industrial Exhibitions.
Tutorials
will provide clear introduction, advanced explanations, and concise
synthesis of topical subjects. Workshops will provide a forum to present
latest results in detail to specialized communities. Please submit
proposals
for Tutorials, Workshops, Demonstrations, and Exhibitions to the
appropriate
chair. See deadlines below.


Important dates:

Paper submission                      17th March 2008
Acceptance notification               19th June 2008
Camera-ready papers                   Mid-July 2008
Conference                            12th-18th October 2008

Main conference  13-16 Oct 2008

Proposals for workshops should be submitted by Feb 15th 2008. Details
are
on the website.