Call for papers: The 4th BMVC UK Students Workshop (BMVW)

Guildford, Surrey, 07 September 2012

Note for PASCAL members: BMVC is a PASCAL sponsored event and the talks will be recorded by
We’re requesting additional PASCAL sponsorship for this workshop on its own and plan to have invited speakers and to offer free workshop registration for PASCAL members if the sponsorship application is successful.


* Submission deadline: 13 July 2012
* Notification of acceptance: 27 July 2012
* Camera ready papers: 11 August 2012
* Workshop: 07 September 2012

The BMVC Students’ Workshop is run in conjunction with the main BMVC 2012 conference organised by the British Machine Vision Association. This workshop has now become a regular feature of BMVC to give students in computer vision an opportunity to network and start collaborations at an early stage in their research career.

Students studying in the UK are invited to submit full-length high-quality papers of which the main author is a student. All papers will be reviewed and selected for either oral or poster presentation.
*Oral presentations will be recorded and made available at*

All accepted papers will be included in digitally published BMVC Workshop proceedings. As with the main BMVC conference topics include, but are not limited to:

* Statistics and machine learning for vision
* Stereo, calibration, geometric modelling and processing
* Person, face and gesture tracking
* Object and activity recognition
* Motion, flow and tracking
* Segmentation and feature extraction
* Model-based vision
* Image processing techniques and methods
* Texture, shape and colour
* Video analysis
* Document processing and recognition
* Vision for quality assurance, medical diagnosis, etc.
* Vision for visualization, interaction, and graphics

Workshop chair: Teo deCampos

Program Committee

Mark Barnard – University of Surrey
Carl Henrik Ek – KTH Stockholm
Nazli FarajiDavar – University of Surrey
Ashish Gupta – University of Surrey
Piotr Koniusz – University of Surrey
Luca Marchesotti – Xerox Research Centre Europe
Julian McAuley – University of Stanford
Mukta Prasad – ETH Zurich
Jose Rodriguez-Serrano – Xerox Research Centre Europe
Violet Snell – University of Surrey
Eric Sommerlade – University of Oxford
Phil Tresadern – University of Manchester
Ruixuan Wang – University of Dundee
Fei Yan – University of Surrey
Huiyu Zhou – Queen’s University Belfast

Workshop venue: University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, United Kingdom Contact email: Web page:
Please follow the link above for information about how to submit papers.

Registration of the workshop is FREE to all BMVC12 registered participants.