ACM SIGMM Test of Time Paper award 2022

Recognizes the authors of a paper published either 10, 11 or 12 years previously at an SIGMM sponsored or co-sponsored conference which has had the most impact and influence on the field of Multimedia in terms of research, development, product or ideas. The award includes an honorarium of $1,000 and a certificate.

This year the selection committee was:

  • Klara Nahrstedt, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US
  • Mohan Kankanhalli, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Shih-Fu Chang, Columbia University, US
  • Shin’ichi Satoh, NII Japan, General Co-Chair, ACM MULTMEDIA 2022
  • Laura Toni, UCL, UK, Technical Program Co-Chair, ACM MULTMEDIA 2022


Overall Winner and Winner in the Category “Multimedia Analysis, Retrieval, Query"

  • Jana Machajdik and Allan Hanbury. Affective image classification using features inspired by psychology and art theory. In Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, page 83-92, 2010.
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Honorable Mentions:

In the category of “Multimedia Systems- Networks”

  • Saamer Akhshabi, Ali Begen, and Constantine Dovrolis. An experimental evaluation of rate-adaptation algorithms in adaptive streaming over http. In Proceedings of the 2nd Annual ACM Conference on Multimedia Systems, MMSys, page 157-168, 2011.
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In the category of “Multimedia Security and Privacy”

  • Mauro Barni, Tiziano Bianchi, Dario Catalano, Mario Di Raimondo, Ruggero Donida Labati, Pierluigi Failla, Dario Fiore, Riccardo Lazzeretti, Vincenzo Piuri, Fabio Scotti, and Alessandro Piva. Privacy-preserving fingercode authentication. In Proceedings of the 12th ACM Workshop on Multimedia and Security, MM&Sec, page 231-240, 2010.
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In the category of “Multimedia Interfaces and Applications”

  • Jörg Müller, Florian Alt, Daniel Michelis, and Albrecht Schmidt. Requirements and design space for interactive public displays. In Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Multimedia, page 1285-1294, 2010.
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