2012 Southwest Symposium on Image Analysis and Interpretation

SSIAI 2012 | April 22-24, 2012 | La Fonda on the Plaze | Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA | http://www.ssiai.org

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2012 IEEE Southwest Symposium on Image Analysis and Interpretation
- SSIAI 2012 -

La Fonda on the Plaza
April 22-24, 2012
Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

Sponsored by:

Technical Committee on Computational Life Sciences

Latest News


  • Poster dimensions are 46 inches wide x 48 inches tall (more info).

  • Oral presentation time/preparations Instructions are available here.

  • The Technical Program is now available here.

  • Travel Visa Applicants: Please contact Damon Chandler (damon.chandler AT okstate.edu) should you require an invitation letter for your application.

  • NOW OPEN: Conference Registration is now open. Please note that there is a limited window of time to register in advance (3/13 - 3/22).  At least one author must register in advance by March 22, 2012.

  • NOW OPEN: Hotel Reservations: Authors are encouraged to go ahead and book their hotel rooms, since the hotel will only honor the conference rate for a limited time. March 23, 2012 is the deadline for hotel reservations.

  • Paper decisions will be e-mailed on Monday, March 5.

  • Reviews are currently being analyzed and paper decisions will be e-mailed this week.

  • The paper submission site is now closed. Please contact damon.chandler AT okstate.edu with inquiries.

  • The paper submission deadline has been further extended again until January 16, 2012.

  • The paper submission deadline has been further extended until beyond January 9, 2012.

  • IEEE sponsorship has been obtained. SSIAI 2012 is sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society, Technical Committee on Computational Life Sciences. (Posted Dec. 26, 2011, 1:30am CST)

  • The paper submission deadline has been extended until January 6 (now 16), 2012.

  • The paper submission site is now open! Click here to submit your paper(s)! (Posted Dec. 14, 2011, 7:30pm CST)

  • The paper submission site will be made available soon is up (see above). Please check back toward the end of the week. (Posted Dec. 13, 2011, 11:10pm CST)


The Southwest Symposium on Image Analysis and Interpretation (SSIAI) is a biennial conference dedicated to all aspects of computational analysis and interpretation of images and video. SSIAI brings together researchers and practitioners in academia, industry, and government to share and discuss the latest advances in this field. SSIAI 2012 will be held at the spectacular La Fonda on the Plaza in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA. The symposium seeks original contributions reporting novel research directions, results, and applications.


Plenary and Keynote Speakers

  • Alan Bovik, The University of Texas

  • Vince Calhoun, The Mind Research Institute & University of New Mexico

  • Ed Delp, Purdue University

  • Sheila Hemami, Cornell University

Important Dates and Links


  • December 19, 2011: Papers due

    • New Extended deadline: January 16, 2012

  • February 27, 2012: Acceptance notification

  • March 12, 2012: Camera-ready papers due

Topics of Interest (not limited to):


  • Mathematical models and methods

  • Statistical and learning methods

  • Features and invariants

  • Segmentation and grouping

  • Object detection and tracking

  • Activity detection and classification

  • Image and video indexing and retrieval

  • Biomedical image analysis

  • Neuro-signal processing

  • Biometrics and bioinformatics

  • Biologically inspired computer vision

  • Human activity analysis

  • Multiscale and multispectral analysis

  • Remote sensing

  • Compressive sensing and processing

  • Stereoscopic and 3-D analysis

  • Multisensor analysis and processing

  • Color analysis and processing

  • Shape representation and recognition

  • Scene modeling and interpretation

  • Computational photography

  • Analysis for augmented/virtual reality

  • Human computer interaction

  • Automated inspection

  • Real-time analysis

  • Optimization methods

  • Performance evaluation

  • Computer vision for robotics

  • Image and video quality assessment

  • Computer architectures for image/video processing

Organizing Committee

General Chair:

Mary Comer, Purdue University

Technical Co-Chair:

Chuck Creusere, New Mexico State University

Technical Co-Chair:

Damon Chandler, Oklahoma State University

Finance Chair:

Jeff Rodriguez, University of Arizona

Local Arrangements Chair:

Marios Pattichis, University of New Mexico

Publicity/Publications Chair:

Brian Nutter, Texas Tech University


Paper Submission


Submit a paper (4 pages max. including figures and references) in double-column IEEE conference format. Submission will be electronic using the PDF format. Accepted full papers will be of the same format with a four-page limit. Each accepted paper will be published in the conference proceedings, provided at least one author registers in advance at the non-student rate. No person may appear as an author or coauthor on more than three proposed papers.


SSIAI 2012 | April 22-24, 2012 | Santa Fe, NM, USA | Last updated January 17, 2012 by D.M.C.