International Conference on Image Analysis and Recognition

International Conference
on Image Analysis and Recognition

ICIAR 2016
July 13-15, 2016 – Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal

ICIAR 2016 is dedicated to the memory of the late Prof. Mohamed Kamel, a founding chair of the conference.

Association for Image and Machine Intelligence

Special Sessions

Advances in Data Analytics and Pattern Recognition with Applications

This session is honouring the memory of the conference founder the late Professor Mohamed Kamel, who passed away on December 4, 2015. The current session is organized by former students and associates of Professor Kamel. The aim of this special session is to bring together researchers and practitioners working in the area of data analytics and pattern recognition with emphasis on addressing practical challenges. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Multimodal-based pattern recognition
  • Data fusion and integration methods
  • Automating data cleaning and pre-processing
  • Preserving privacy in data mining
  • Adaptive data mining algorithms for non-stationary data
  • Big data mining
  • Applications: healthcare, social media,�bioinformatics, genomics, speech recognition, image analysis, text mining, natural language processing, financial data analytics, industrial data analytics, predictive analytics, prescriptive analytics, etc.

Submission procedure

Authors are invited to submit full papers showing original research contributions. The conference proceedings will be published in the Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science series (Springer LNCS). Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the ICIAR 2016 submission system by March 14, 2016, selecting the special session topic in their submission. All submitted papers will be reviewed by at least two independent reviewers.

Important Dates

  • Paper submission deadline: March 14, 2016
  • Notification: April 11, 2016
  • Camera-ready version: April 25, 2016
  • Conference: July 13-15, 2016

Special Session Chairs

Chair Dr. Alaa Khamis
Centre for Pattern Analysis & Machine Intelligence (CPAMI), University of Waterloo
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co Chair Dr. Yun-Qian Miao
NCR Canada Ltd.
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co Chair Dr. Khaled Hammouda
D2L Corp.
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co Chair Dr. Ahmed K. Farahat
Research Scientist, R&D Division, Hitachi America. Ltd.
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