Call for Tutorials

August 31, 2016

Tutorials have been an integral part of The IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME) strongly supporting its status of a premier scientific forum for the circuits and systems, communications, computer, and signal processing communities. They have been designed with the aim to convey deepened knowledge about maturing yet disrupting and challenging multimedia technologies, systems and applications.

The ICME 2017 Organizing Committee invites proposals for tutorials to be held on the first day of the conference Monday July 10, 2017. We welcome half-day tutorials on established or emerging research topics within the wide field of multimedia including (but not limited to):

  • Speech, audio, image, video, text and new sensor signal processing
  • Signal processing for media integration
  • Immersive and interactive audio-visual technologies
  • Virtual reality and augmented reality
  • Multi-modal multimedia computing systems
  • Human-machine interaction based on multimedia
  • Mobile, location-based and other context-based multimedia
  • Multimedia communications and networking
  • Social, user-generated, and cloud-based multimedia
  • Media content analysis
  • Multimedia quality assessment
  • Multimedia security, forensics and content protection
  • Multimedia databases and digital libraries
  • Multimedia applications and services

Proposal content and format
Proposals should be 4 pages long formatted in a single-column text in PDF. They should include the
following information

  • Title of the proposed tutorial
  • Names and affiliations of tutorial presenters
  • Area of the tutorial (refer to the above list of topics)
  • Abstract (300-world long, aimed for publicity and inclusion in registration booklet)
  • Keywords
  • Target audience and prerequisite knowledge
  • Learning objectives
  • Table of contents
  • Detailed description of teaching modules and sections


  • Instructor’s credentials: 4-page CV for each instructor, including selected publications
    relevant to the proposed tutorial topic and list of tutorials given at other conferences

Please submit your Tutorial Proposal by email to the Tutorial Chairs: Atanas Gotchev

Important dates

Tutorial proposals due January 23, 2017
Notification of decision: February 14, 2017
Tutorial slides due May 30, 2017


PDF version of the call for tutorials