The June 2012 Edition of the PAMI-TC Newsletter

Welcome to the June 2012 edition of the PAMI-TC Newsletter.

This month's topics include:

1. Call for Participation: CVPR 2012
2. Virtual Registration for CVPR 2012 is now Open
3. PAMI-TC Meeting at CVPR 2012
4. CVPR Conference Charter
5. Preliminary Report of the PAMI-TC Sponsorship Committee
6. CVPR 2015 Bid: Boston
7. CFP: WACV/Winter Vision Meetings 2013
8. CFP: FG 2013


Registration for CVPR 2012 is still open. This year, CVPR will be held at ?the Rhode Island Convention Center in scenic Providence.

All Passport Registrations include: Admission to all technical sessions, all workshops, all short courses, daily breakfasts, daily refreshment breaks, at least 3 lunches, all reception dinners, and one USB copy of the proceedings.

Late/On-Site Prices:
IEEE Member Passport: $800
Non-member Passport: $925
IEEE Student Member Passport: $600
Student Non-member Passport: $700
IEEE Life Member Passport: $600
IEEE Member One Day Pass: $325
Non-member One Day Pass: $425

More information:


Similar to last year, CVPR 2012 has arranged for a webcast for virtual attendance. Don't miss out on one of the the best vision research conferences just because of travel costs or time. Watch the talks live, or at your convenience, and see the papers months before they will be in IEEE Xplore.

Register to Attend the 2012 IEEE CVPR Conference Webcast.

Features Live, Integrated Video, Audio, and PowerPoint Presentation Streaming of all Conference Sessions over the Internet.

Individuals who are unable to attend the 2012 IEEE CVPR Conference in person will now be able to participate in the event by joining the live webcast. All of the oral talks from both tracks of technical sessions and tutorials will be streamed live. You will also receive online access to papers and conference proceedings after the meeting.

What to expect by registering for the webcast:

1. Ability to watch the conference live and be part of 1700+ attendees from anywhere
2. Access to the archived videos of the conference for free
3. Ability to discuss the technical sessions live online

To register, visit:

The webcast is being made available by TechTalks.TV and content is copyrighted by IEEE CVPR conference.


There will be a PAMI-TC meeting at CVPR 2012
Date: June 18, 2012 (Monday)?
Time: 8pm to 10:00pm?
Tentative agenda:


The CVPR conference charter is now available for review by the community:


The preliminary report of the PAMI-TC sponsorship committee has been released:


We will vote for the location of CVPR 2015 at the PAMI-TC meeting.
We have one proposal: Boston, MA


WACV/Winter Vision Meetings 2013
Dates: Jan 16, 17 & 18 2013
Venue: Clearwater Beach, Tampa, Florida
Sheraton Clearwater Beach Hotel

Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision, WACV 2013
Paper submission: Aug 15, 2012
Decisions: Oct 21, 2012
Final versions of papers due; Dec 1, 2012

Co-located workshops:
Workshop on Performance Evaluation of Tracking and Surveillance, PETS 2013
Workshop on Robot Vision
Workshop on User-Centered Computer Vision, UCCV 2013

More information at:


The IEEE Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition is the premier international forum for research in image and video-based face, gesture, and body movement recognition. Its broad scope includes: advances in fundamental computer vision, pattern recognition, computer graphics; machine learning techniques relevant to face, gesture and body motion; new algorithms and applications. The program will consist of single-track oral presentations and poster sessions. FG 2013 will be held in Shanghai, China.

Paper submissions due: September 15, 2012

More information at:


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