IEEE 4th International Conference on Multimedia Information Processing and Retrieval (IEEE MIPR 2021)

March 22-24, 2021 September 8-10, 2021. Tokyo, Japan online.

Call for Papers

IEEE MIPR 2021 will take place in Tokyo, Japan online on March 22-24, 2021 September 8-10, 2021. The conference will provide a forum for original research contributions and practical system design, implementation, and applications of multimedia information processing and retrieval.


Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Multimedia Retrieval

  • Multimedia Search and Recommendation
  • Web-Scale Retrieval
  • Relevance Feedback, Active/Transfer Learning
  • 3D and sensor data retrieval
  • Multimodal Media (images, videos, texts, graph/relationship) Retrieval
  • High-Level Semantic Multimedia Features

Machine Learning/Deep Learning/Data Mining

  • Deep Learning in Multimedia Data and / or Multimodal Fusion
  • Deep Cross-Learning for Novel Features and Feature Selection
  • High-Performance Deep Learning (Theories and Infrastructures)
  • Spatio-Temporal Data Mining

Content Understanding and Analytics

  • Multimodal/Multisensor Integration and Analysis
  • Effective and Scalable Solution for Big Data Integration
  • Affective and Perceptual Multimedia
  • Multimedia/Multimodal Interaction Interfaces with humans

Multimedia and Vision

  • Multimedia Telepresence and Virtual/Augmented/Mixed Reality
  • Visual Concept Detection
  • Object Detection and Tracking
  • 3D Modeling, Reconstruction, and Interactive Applications

Networks for Multimedia Systems

  • Internet Scale System Design
  • Information Coding for Content Delivery

Systems and Infrastructures

  • Multimedia Systems and Middleware
  • Software Infrastructure for Data Analytics
  • Distributed Multimedia Systems and Cloud Computing

Data Management

  • Multimedia Data Collections, Modeling, Indexing, or Storage
  • Data Integrity, Security, Protection, Privacy
  • Standards and Policies for Data Management

Novel Applications

  • Multimedia applications for health and sports
  • Multimedia applications for culture and education
  • Multimedia applications for fashion and living
  • Multimedia applications for security and safety

Internet of Multimedia Things

  • Real-Time Data Processing
  • Autonomous Systems such as Driverless Cars, Robots, and Drones
  • Mobile and Wearable Multimedia

and others.

Paper Submission:

The conference will accept regular papers (6 pages plus reference pages). Authors are encouraged to compare their approaches, qualitatively or quantitatively, with existing work and explain the strength and weakness of the new approaches. We are planning to invite selected submissions to journal special issues.

Important Dates (1st round)

  • Paper submission deadline: October 30, 2020
  • Notification of acceptance: December 18, 2020
  • Camera-ready deadline: January 8, 2021 February 5, 2021

Important Dates (2nd round)

  • Paper submission deadline: December 25, 2020 February 12, 2021
  • Notification of acceptance: March 19, 2021
  • Camera-ready deadline: March 26, 2021 April 9, 2021