ACM TOMM Call for Papers Special Issue On Multimedia Big Data: Networking

Please consider submitting to the second special issue in next years special issue series.

Important Dates
Paper submission due: December 15, 2015 (Firm Deadline)
Decision notification: February 15, 2016
Revision due: April 15, 2016
Acceptance notification: June 15, 2016
Camera ready version due: July 1, 2016
Publication date: October 2016
 

ACM TOMM Call for Papers Special Issue On Trust Management for Multimedia Big Data

TOMM will feature a special issue series on "Multimedia Big Data". First topic will be "Trust Management".

Important Dates
Paper submission due: October 1st, 2015
Notification of decision: December 15th, 2015 
Revision due: February 15th, 2016
Acceptance notification: April 15th, 2016
Camera ready: May 1st, 2016
Approximate publication date: August 2016

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Call for Nominations EiC ACM ToMM

Call for Nominations
 
Editor-In-Chief
 
ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications
(TOMM)
 
The term of the current Editor-in-Chief (EiC) of the ACM Transactions on
Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications (TOMM)
(http://tomm.acm.org/) is coming to an end, and the ACM Publications Board
has set up a nominating committee to assist the Board in selecting the
next EiC.
 
Nominations, including self-nominations, are invited for a three-year term
as TOMM EiC, beginning on 1 January 2016. The EiC appointment may be
...

Call for Bids - ACM MM 2018 in Asia

The ACM Special Interest Group on Multimedia is inviting for bids for holding its flagship "ACM International Conference on Multimedia".
The bids are invited for holding the 2018 conference in Asia.
 
The details of the two required bid documents, evaluation procedure and deadlines are given here:
 
 
The bids are due on September 1, 2015.
 
The interested parties are encouraged to...

Call for Nominations for three major awards in 2015

* SIGMM Award for Outstanding Technical Contributions to Multimedia
Computing, Communications and Applications
Submission Deadline: May 31, 2015
sigmm.org/Awards/award_taa
 
* SIGMM Award for Outstanding PhD Thesis in Multimedia Computing,
Communications and Applications
Submission Deadline: May 31, 2015
sigmm.org/Awards/thesisaward
 
* SIGMM Rising Star Award
Submission Deadline: June 15, 2015
sigmm.org/Awards/risingstaraward
 
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ACM TOMM - Call for Special Issue Proposals

Deadline for Proposal Submission: May, 1st 2015

Notification: June, 1st 2015 

http://tomm.acm.org/ 

ACM TOMM is one of the world's leading journals on multimedia. As in previous years, we are planning to publish a special issue (SI) in 2016. Proposals are accepted until May, 1st 2015. Each special issue is in the responsibility of the guest editors. If you wish to guest edit a special issue, you should prepare a proposal as outlined below, then send this via e-mail to the Senior Associate Editor (SAE) for Special Issue Management of TOMM, Shervin Shirmohammadi shervin@ieee.org

 Proposals must: 

  • Cover a currently-hot or emerging topic in the area of multimedia computing, communications, and applications; 
  • Set out the importance of the special issue's topic in...

ACM TOMM Call for Nominations - Nicolas D. Georganas Best Paper Award

ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing,  Communications and Applications
Nicolas D. Georganas Best Paper Award

Information For Contributors
 
The Editor-in-Chief of ACM TOMM invites you to nominate candidates for the ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications Nicolas D. Georganas Best Paper. 
 
The award is given annually to the author(s) of an outstanding paper published in print in ACM TOMM within the previous legal year from January 1 until December 31. The award carries a plaque as well as travel funds to the ACM MM conference where the awardee(s) will be honored. Nominations for the award must include the following:
  • A statement describing the technical contributions of the nominated paper and...

Best Associate Editor Award, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications (TOMM), 2014

Annually, the ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications (TOMM) honors one member of the Editorial Board with the TOMM Associate Editor of the Year Award. The purpose of the award is to recognize the excellent work for ACM TOMM and hence also for the whole multimedia community in the previous year. Criteria for the award are (1) the amount of submissions processed in time, (2) the performance during the reviewing process, and (3) the accurate interaction with the reviewers in order to promote the awareness for the journal.

Based on the criteria mentioned above, the ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications Associate Editor of the Year Award 2014 goes to Mohamed Hefeeda from Simon Fraser University, BC,...

TOMM Nicolas D. Georganas Best Paper Award 2014

Nicolas D. Georganas Best Paper Award
The ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications (TOMM), 2014

The 2014 ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications (TOMM) Nicolas D. Georganas Best Paper Award is provided to the paper A framework for network aware caching for video on demand systems (TOMM vol. 9, Issue 4) by Bogdan Carbunar, Rahul Potharaju, Michael Pearce, Venugopal Vasudevan and Michael Needham.
 
The purpose of the named award is to recognize the most significant work in ACM TOMM (formerly TOMCCAP) in a given calendar year. The whole readership of ACM TOMM was invited to nominate articles which were published in Volume...

Announcement of SIGMM Outstanding Ph.D. Thesis Award 2014

Announcement of SIGMM Outstanding Ph.D. Thesis Award 2014

ACM Special Interest Group on Multimedia (SIGMM) is pleased to present the 2014 SIGMM Outstanding Ph.D. Thesis Award to Dr. Zhigang Ma.

The award committee considered Dr. Ma’s dissertation entitled “From Concepts to Events: A Progressive Process for Multimedia Content Analysis” worthy of the recognition as the proposed framework based on mathematical theories has great potential for developing real-world applications as well as addressing myriad technical challenges.

The fundamental innovations presented in Dr. Ma’s thesis consist of

(1) feature selection through subspace sparsity which leads to greatly...

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