Invitation to Host ACM Multimedia 2025 in Europe or Africa

The ACM Multimedia Steering Committee invites prospective parties to submit proposals to host and organize the ACM Multimedia conference (ACM MM) in 2025.
 
ACM Multimedia is the flagship conference supported by ACM SIGMM, the ACM Special Interest Group on Multimedia. Since the founding of ACM SIGMM in 1993, ACM Multimedia has been the worldwide premier conference and a key world event to display scientific achievements and innovative industrial products in the multimedia field. The conference hosts technical sessions covering all aspects of multimedia, as well as industry-oriented sessions such as the multimedia grand challenge or the industrial track, which recognize those research works with significant industrial values. We welcome brave new ideas on shaping the research landscape, open source software...

ACM SIGMM Rising Star Award 2022

The winner of the SIGMM Rising Star for 2022 is Jianlong Fu for his significant contributions in Multimedia Search and Mining.


Dr Jianlong Fu is currently a Senior Research Manager with the Multimedia Search and Mining Group, Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA). He is now leading Multimedia Search and Mining Group, focusing on computer vision, image graphics, vision and language, especially on fine-grained image/video recognition and detection, multimedia content editing, personal media experience of browsing, searching, sharing and storytelling. He has shipped core technologies to several Microsoft products, including Windows, Office, Bing Multimedia Search, Azure Media Service, XiaoIce, etc.

He has been engaged...

ACM SIGMM Award for Outstanding Technical Contributions to Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications

The 2022 winner of the prestigious ACM Special Interest Group on Multimedia (SIGMM) award for Outstanding Technical Contributions to Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications is Professor Alan Smeaton. The award is given in recognition of his outstanding, pioneering and continued research contributions in the areas of multimedia information analysis and management, and for outstanding and continued service to the multimedia community.


Alan Smeaton is a significant researcher and contributor to the arena of multimedia information analysis and management and is highly deserving of the above award.  The basis for the nomination is his impactful work on benchmarking, the breadth of his contributions in...

ACM SIGMM Test of Time Paper award 2022

Recognizes the authors of a paper published either 10, 11 or 12 years previously at an SIGMM sponsored or co-sponsored conference which has had the most impact and influence on the field of Multimedia in terms of research, development, product or ideas. The award includes an honorarium of $1,000 and a certificate.

This year the selection committee was:

  • Klara Nahrstedt, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US
  • Mohan Kankanhalli, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Shih-Fu Chang, Columbia University, US
  • Shin’ichi Satoh, NII Japan, General Co-Chair, ACM MULTMEDIA 2022
  • Laura Toni, UCL, UK, Technical Program Co-Chair, ACM MULTMEDIA 2022

 

Overall Winner and Winner in the Category “Multimedia Analysis,...

Call for Papers WebMedia 2022

WebMedia 2022 https://webmedia.org.br/2022/en/main-track/

2022 Symposium on Multimedia and Web November 7-11 de 2022, Curitiba, Brazil

Important Dates

- Abstract registration: May 30, 2022
- Deadline for article submission: June 9, 2022

The Symposium on Multimedia and Web (WebMedia) is an excellent opportunity for scientific and technical exchange among students, researchers and professionals in the areas of Multimedia, Hypermedia and Web.
The event proceedings will be published in the ACM Digital Library.

Instructions for Authors

Submission: Guidelines https://webmedia.org.br/2022/en/main-track


Papers must present their main...

Call for Organization of ICMR2024

The ICMR Steering Committee invites interested parties to submit proposals to host and organize the 14th International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval, ICMR2024 (sponsored by the ACM SIGMM).

ACM ICMR is the premier scientific conference for multimedia retrieval.  Its mission is to provide a forum to discuss,  promote and advance the state-of-the-arts in multimedia retrieval by bringing together researchers and practitioners in its related field. It is thus essential to ensure that the conference includes sessions for presenting high-quality research papers and for sharing practitioner experience.

We expect ICMR2024 to be held in the Asia-Pacific region.  The list of previous ICMRs is in the HP at
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ACM SIGMM Call for Funding for Special Initiatives 2022

Dear Colleagues,

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Invitation to Host ACM Multimedia Asia 2024

MM Asia Steering Committee
http://www.acmmmasia.org/
 

The ACM Multimedia Asia (MM Asia) Steering Committee invites prospective parties to submit proposals to host and organize the sixth ACM Multimedia Asia conference in 2024.


MM Asia is a newly established international conference to showcase the scientific achievements and industrial innovations in the multimedia field. Its mission is to illuminate the state of the art in multimedia computing by bringing together researchers and practitioners in this field. It is essential to ensure that the conference includes sessions for presenting high-quality research papers and for sharing practitioner experience. The past ACM Multimedia Asia conferences were successfully organized in...

Call for Papers: MMSys 2022 "Enabling New Horizons for the Media Ecosystem"

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"Enabling New Horizons for the Media Ecosystem"

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ACM Multimedia Conferences and TOMM Editorial Award 2021

In the ACM SIGMM Executive Committee meeting, on Oct 22, we had the bid for the future ACM Multimedia Conferences. The following has been decided:

  • ACM MULTIMEDIA 23: Ottawa, General Chairs Abed El Saddik, Rita Cucchiara and Tao Mei
  • ACM MULTIMEDIA 24: Melbourne, General Chairs Jianfei Cai, Mohan Kankanhalli, Balakrishnan Prabhakaran and Susanne Boll


The following Awards were assigned in the ACM TOMM Editorial Board Meeting on Oct 22 :

  • ACM TOMM Best Associate Editor 2021: Yonggang Wen; Honorable Mention 2021: Cheng-Hsin Hu
  • ACM TOMM  2021 NICHOLAS GEORGANAS ACM TOMM Best Paper Award: Silvia Rossi, Cagri Ozcinar, Aljosa Smolic and Laura Toni,  “Do Users Behave Similarly in VR? Investigation of the User Influence on the System Design Share on...
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