18th International Conference on MultiMedia Modeling, Klagenfurt, Austria, January 4-6, 2012

Call for Papers

The International MultiMedia Modeling Conference (MMM) is a leading international conference ( for researchers and industry practitioners to share their new ideas, original research results and practical development experiences from all MMM related areas. The conference calls for research papers reporting original investigation results and demonstrations in, but not limited to, the following areas related to multimedia modeling technologies and applications:

1. Multimedia Content Analysis

  • Multimedia Indexing
  • Multimedia Mining
  • Multimedia Abstraction and Summarization
  • Multimedia Annotation, Tagging and Recommendation
  • Multimodal Analysis for Retrieval Applications
  • Semantic Analysis of Multimedia and Contextual Data
  • Multimedia Fusion Methods
  • Media Content Browsing and Retrieval Tools

2. Multimedia Signal Processing and Communications

  • Media Representation and Algorithms
  • Audio, Image, Video Processing, Coding and Compression
  • Multimedia Security and Content Protection
  • Multimedia Standards and Related Issues
  • Advances in Multimedia Networking and Streaming
  • Multimedia Databases, Content Delivery and Transport
  • Wireless and Mobile Multimedia Networking

3. Multimedia Applications and Services

  • Multi-Camera and Multi-View Systems
  • Virtual Reality and Virtual Environment
  • Real-Time and Interactive Multimedia Applications
  • Mobile Multimedia Applications
  • Multimedia Web Applications
  • Interactive Multimedia Authoring Personalization
  • Sensor Networks (Video Surveillance, Distributed Systems)
  • Emerging Trends (e-learning, e-Health, Social Media, Multimedia Collaboration, etc.)


Papers should be no more than 10-12 pages in length, conforming to the formatting instructions of Springer Verlag, LNCS series,  submission details can be found here. Conference proceedings will be published as series of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) by Springer. All submissions will be peer-reviewed to ensure maximum quality. The review process is single-blind, therefore please do not conceal authors’ identities from reviewers.

Authors of selected papers of MMM2012 will be invited to publish extended versions in a special issue of The Visual Computer journal (TVC, Springer) or Multimedia Tools and Applications journal (MTAP, Springer).

Important dates:

  • Submission deadline: August 1, 2011
  • Notification of acceptance: September 19, 2011
  • Camera-ready version due: October 10, 2011

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