Call for Panel Proposals

(Submission closed)


ACM Multimedia 2012 invites proposals for panel sessions on timely and potentially controversial issues in all areas of multimedia: content analysis, systems, emerging applications, industry trends, technical breakthroughs, user needs, and social aspects.

Submission Guideline
The submission should include the title of the panel, a short statement on its importance, relevance, and the potential issues of controversy, a tentative list of questions that will be posed to the panelists, a list of participants along with their affiliations, and a short bio of each participant.

Panel proposals should be submitted electronically to the panel chairs. Short panel summaries of up to two pages will appear in the conference proceedings.

Important Dates

  • Deadline:                                   April 9, 2012 April 12, 2012 April 26, 2012
  • Notification:                              June 22, 2012 June 25, 2012
  • Deadline of Web-materials:   July 30, 2012 (Should be sent to the Web & Social Media chairs)
  • Panels overview pages from the panel session organizers (2p):   July 23, 2012 (Should be sent to the Publication chairs)

Contact Address
Panel Co-Chairs:

  • Yong Rui (Microsoft Research, CN):
  • Shih-Fu Chang (Columbia University, US):