ICMR 2014 is seeking original high quality submissions addressing innovative research in the broad field of multimedia retrieval. We wish to highlight significant contributions addressing the main problem of search and retrieval but also the related and equally important issues of multimedia content management, user interaction, and community-based management. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

    • Content- and context-based indexing, search and retrieval of images and video
    • Multimedia content search and browsing on the Web
    • Advanced descriptors and similarity metrics for audio, image, video and 3D data
    • Multimedia content analysis and understanding
    • Semantic retrieval of visual content
    • Learning and relevance feedback in media retrieval
    • Query models, paradigms, and languages for multimedia retrieval
    • Multimodal media search
    • Human perception based multimedia retrieval
    • Studies of information-seeking behavior among image/video users
    • Affective/emotional interaction or interfaces for image/video retrieval
    • HCI issues in multimedia retrieval
    • Evaluation of multimedia retrieval systems
    • High performance multimedia indexing algorithms
    • Community-based multimedia content management
    • Applications of Multimedia Retrieval: Medicine, Multimodal Lifelogs, Satellite Imagery, etc.
    • Image/video summarization and visualization
Important Dates
  • October 15, 2013 – Special Session Proposals
  • November 1, 2013 – Special session Selection
  • December 2, 2013 – Paper Submission
  • January 15, 2014 – Industrial Exhibits and multimedia Retrieval Challenges
Paper Format
All papers must be formatted according to ACM proceedings style. Latex and word templates for this format can be downloaded from the following links:
  • Latex files:
    • Sample file
    • Style file
    • PDF sample file
    • Bib Sample file
    • Graph sample file
  • Word files
  • Formatting instructions for other tools
Papers must be submitted as PDF files in Letter size through the online paper submission system. Submissions must strictly adhere to page limits. Papers exceeding the page limits will be rejected without review. The maximum allowed file size is 10 MB. Each regular paper should not be longer than 8 pages.