CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: EG MULTIMEDIA'99

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: EG MULTIMEDIA'99

Post by egmm9 » Tue, 03 Aug 1999 04:00:00



CALL FOR PARTICIPATION
                              EG MULTIMEDIA'99
         >> 5th Eurographics International Workshop on Multimedia <<
           Media Convergence: Models, Technologies and Applications
                         http://egmm99.di.fct.unl.pt
                     Milan, Italy   September 7-8, 1999

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 *************** Early Registration Deadline: August 10, 1999 *************
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 EG Multimedia'99 will cover technological areas of media production,
 processing and delivery. Special focus will be placed on issues related
 to media convergence. These include approaches to and proposed standards
 for the integration of TV and the Web, as well as image and sound content
 analysis, image and sound processing, paradigms and metaphors for
 multimedia authoring and display. Multimedia content authentication,
 security and e-commerce are also relevant to this workshop.

 Preliminary Program
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 The workshop will start with a keynote address by Glorianna Davenport, MIT
 Media Lab. It will include about twenty technical papers and two interactive
 demos selected by the International Program Committee. Details are available
 at the workshop Web page.

 Schedule and Location
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 Tuesday September 7, 9h00 a.m. to Wednesday September 8, 17h30 p.m.
 The workshop just precedes the annual Eurographics Conference EG'99
 and it will be held at the same location in Milan, Italy.

 Non-presenters are welcome, but the workshop is limited to about 50
 participants to foster the discussions planned after each session.
 Please note that the deadline for early registration is July 30, but
 hotels should be booked as soon as possible.

 For further information, please check the Workshop Web page or send