International Conference on SMART MULTIMEDIA, 2018

August 24-26, 2018Holiday Inn, Toulon, Cote D’Azur, France

Smart Multimedia will serve as a focused forum to promote the exchange of the latest advances in multimedia technologies, systems, and applications from the research, development and industrial perspectives.

Authors are invited to submit a full paper (10-12 pages in Springer format) according to the guidelines available on the conference website at For Short/Industrial papers 6-10 pages in Springer format will be needed. Electronic submissions are required. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Speech, audio, image, video, text, pattern, signal and location-based media processing
  • Intelligence Surveillance
  • Multimedia coding, retargeting and transmission
  • Haptic Intelligence
  • Multimedia in Medicine
  • Automation in Surgery
  • 3D imaging, visualization, animation, virtual reality and 3DTV
  • Classification, Clustering and Machine Learning for Multimedia
  • Smart Homes
  • Multimedia and social sciences, art, entertainment, culture, education, healthcare
  • Multi-modal integration, human‐machine interaction and human factors
  • Multimedia communication, networking and mobility
  • Multimedia vision, security, content protection and forensics
  • Multimedia databases, digital libraries, and social media
  • Multimedia applications, services, interfaces, devices, sensors and systems
  • Content analysis, matching and retrieval
  • Multimedia standards, trends and surveys
  • Multimedia quality assessment, metrics and studies

The conference will have high quality limited track oral and poster presentations. Several awards sponsored by industry and institutions will be given out. Accepted papers must be presented in person by one of the authors at the conference, or else they will not be included in the proceedings. Extensions or work related to the conference papers will be sought for special issues of selected journals. The proceedings will be published by Springer. In addition, authors of accepted papers may submit related work that does not overlap with the Springer publications to a special issue entitled “Smart Multimedia: Methodologies and Algorithms” to Information Sciences (Elsevier). Other journal publications related to the top papers in the conference are also being planned.

Regular Paper Submission: March 31, 2018

Poster Paper Submission: May 7, 2018

Short/Industrial Paper Submission: May 7, 2018

Notification on Regular Paper Acceptance: April 30, 2018

Notification on Poster Papers: May 28, 2018

Notification on Short/Industrial Papers: May 28, 2018

Camera-Ready Paper Due: May 15, 2018

Camera-Ready Other Papers Due: June 15, 2018

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Sponsors & Partners:
Multimedia Research Center, Alberta;
SeaTech France;
Together Technologies;
IMT Lille Douai;
INSA Lyon;
University of Florence;