Call for Special Session Papers


Six special sessions have been accepted for inclusion in the MMM 2019 program. For more details, please select the session of interest below:

Special Session 1
Personal Data Analytics and Lifelogging (SS1:PDAL)
Xavier Giro-i-Nieto, Petia Radeva, David J. Crandall, Giovanni Farinella, Duc Tien Dang Nguyen, Mariella Dimiccoli, Cathal Gurrin

Special Session 2
Multimedia Analytics: Perspectives, Tools and Applications (SS2:MAPTA)
Björn Þór Jónsson, Laurent Amsaleg, Cathal Gurrin, Stevan Rudinac

Special Session 3
Multimedia Datasets for Repeatable Experimentation (SS3:MDRE)
Cathal Gurrin, Duc-Tien Dang-Nguyen, Klaus Schoeffmann, Björn Þór Jónsson, Michael Riegler, Luca Piras

Special Session 4
Large-scale Big Data Analytics for Online Counter-Terrorism Applications (SS4:CTA)
Georgios Th. Papadopoulos, Ernesto La Mattina, Apostolos Axenopoulos

Special Session 5
Multimedia and Multimodal Interaction for Disaster Management Applications (SS5:DMA)
Anastasios Karakostas, Stefanos Vrochidis, Ari Karppinen, Babak Akhgar, François Brémond

Special Session 6
Time-sequenced Multimedia Computing and Applications (SS6:TMCA)
Bing-Kun Bao, Shao Xi, Changsheng Xu

There is an open call for papers for these special sessions, and the paper submission deadline is July 15, 2018 July 30, 2018 (extended deadline). Details on the topics of each special session are provided in the above links. Papers submitted to either of these special sessions must follow the regular paper submission guidelines for MMM 2019 (see Author Guidelines). In the paper submission system, please be sure to indicate in the appropriate field of the submission form the special session to which you are submitting your paper. The MMM organizers reserve the right to re-assign accepted papers to a regular session, for the purpose of optimizing the overall program of the conference.

All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, as part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series by Springer. Authors of selected papers of MMM 2019 will be invited to publish extended versions in a journal special issue.

For submitting a paper, follow the links to the submission system that can be found in the Paper Submission page.