SITIS 2015 - The 11th International Conference on Signal Image Technology & Internet Systems

SITIS 2015 - The 11th International Conference on Signal Image

Multimedia Information Retrieval and Applications (MIRA)

Andrea Kutics, International Christian University, Japan

The track focuses on emerging multimedia analysis, modeling, representation and retrieval techniques. The track also concentrates on new applications, tools, services that can provide conceptual and  contextual information for users using variable amount, type and diversity of multimedia information accessible in an online computing environment.

The topics of interest of the track include, but are not limited to:

  • Multimedia Analysis
• Multimedia content analysis
• Multimedia signal processing and analysis
• Multimedia search and retrieval
• Query languages and query processing for multimedia retrieval
• Image and video indexing
• High dimensional clustering for indexing
• Semantics and meta data in multimedia systems
• Multimedia data modeling and visualization
• Multimedia security and rights management
• Multimedia coding, compression, and processing
• Multimedia signal processing and enhancement
• Filtering, Time-Sensitive and Real-time Search
• Computation Linguistics for IR
• Personalized Search

  • Multimedia Application for Information Retrieval
• Multimedia networking and communication
• Emergent semantics in content-based retrieval systems
• Multimedia systems, services, architecture and implementations
• Multimedia activity and event understanding
• Mobile, location based and other context based multimedia information retrieval
• Social, user generated, and cloud based multimedia
• 3D, Augmented and virtual reality
• Human computer interaction based on multimedia
• Novel IR Interfaces (Exploratory, Interactive, Accessible)
• User Studies, Click Models, Interaction Models
• Entertainment, gaming and e-learning
• Bio-inspired multimedia processing
• Multimedia system for traffic and public security
• Multimedia database and content management
• Multimedia tools (authoring, analyzing, editing, and browsing)
• Multimedia benchmarks, evaluation protocols and standards
• Foundations of Information retrieval
• Adversarial IR and Spam
• Cross-language and Multilingual IR
• Semi-Structured Information Retrieval

  • Spatial information systems and applications
• Spatial modeling data modeling
• Conceptual and logical models for GIS
• Ontologies for GIS applications
• Semantics issues in GIS
• GIS service modelling
• Spatial data retrieval, query languages and interfaces
• GIS and information grid
• Spatiotemporal data modeling
• Schema mapping and evolution
• Geographical search engines
• Digital geographical libraries
• Spatial information integration and visualization
• Spatial data mining and data warehousing
• Location-based services
• Peer to peer computing for GIS
• Interoperability, standards and metadata management
• GIS middleware architectures
• Environmental and urban GIS
• GIS and remote sensing

Submissions including the following topics are also welcomed

• eHealthcare and telemedicine
• Social networks, social media and Crowdsourcing
• Cloud computing
• Big data analytics
• Multimedia sensing
• 3D and multi-view computing

Submission and publication
The conference will include keynote addresses, tutorials, and regular and workshop sessions. SITIS'15 invites submission of high quality and original papers on the topics listed above.  All submitted papers will be peer-reviewed by at least two reviewers for technical merit, originality, significance and relevance to track   topics. Papers must be up to 8 pages and follow IEEE double columns publication format.  Accepted papers will be included in the conference proceedings and published by IEEE Computer Society. Content will be submitted to the indexing companies for possible indexing.


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