Symposium on Multimedia, Visualization and Human Computer Interaction (SMVH'15)

Important Dates

Full Paper Due: October 13, 2015 09:29:00 IST
Notification of Acceptance: October 30, 2015
Final Version Due: November 20, 2015
Conference Registration Due: November 15, 2015

The Symposium on Multimedia, Visualization and Human Computer Interaction (SMVH'15) aims to bring together researchers from both industry and academia to participate and present their work related to the theme of the symposium. Prospective authors are invited to submit original technical papers for presentation at the conference and publication in the proceedings. Submitted papers should report on original research work that falls within the scope of the symposium.

Authors should submit their papers online using EDAS. Unregistered authors should first create an account on EDAS to log on. Further guidelines for submission are posted at the Submisison page.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to


  • Affective Computing and Cross-Media Sentiment Analysis
  • Augmented Reality
  • Authentication and Watermarking
  • Biometrics and Pattern Recognition
  • Compressed Sensing
  • Compression and Segmentation
  • Computational Photography
  • Content-Based Multimedia Retrieval
  • Copyright Issues for Multimedia Data
  • Deep Learning for Multimedia
  • Digital Watermarking and Finger Printing
  • Distributed and Mobility-adaptive Clustering for Multimedia
  • Face Detection and Recognition Algorithms
  • Feature Extraction from Multimedia
  • Image and Video Processing
  • Mobile Multimedia Analysis and Understanding
  • Multidimensional Signal Processing
  • Multimedia Activity and Event Understanding
  • Multimedia and Big Data
  • Multimedia and Cloud Computing
  • Multimedia and Vision
  • Multimedia Authoring and Enrichment
  • Multimedia Coding and Compression
  • Multimedia for Surveillance and Monitoring
  • Multimedia Networking and Communication
  • Multimedia Security and Forensics
  • Multimedia Signal Processing and Enhancement
  • Multimedia Transport and Delivery
  • Music, Speech and Audio Processing in Multimedia
  • Social Multimedia
  • Steganography and Steganalysis
  • Trust and Privacy Issues in Multimedia Systems
  • Virtual Reality and 3D Video Streaming
  • Visual Cryptography
  • Wireless Broadcasting and Streaming



  • Big Data Visualization
  • Cloud Computing and Visualization
  • Cognitive Visualization
  • Data Modeling
  • Data Reduction and Uncertainty
  • Data Representations
  • Data Transformation
  • Deep Visualization
  • Evaluation of Visualization
  • Flow Visualization
  • Graph Drawing
  • Interpolation
  • Mathematical Thinking and Visualization
  • Open Data Visualization
  • Performance Visualization
  • Scientific Visualization
  • Software Visualization
  • Terrain Visualization
  • Time-Varying Large Data Visualization
  • Usability and Visualization systems
  • Visual Analytical Reasoning
  • Visual Analytics
  • Visual Opinion Mining
  • Visual Representations
  • Visual-Based Knowledge Discovery
  • Visualization Algorithms
  • Visualization on GPUs and GPU Clusters
  • Visualization on Multicore CPU


Human Computer Interaction

  • 3-D Interaction
  • Adaptive and Personalized Interfaces
  • Affective Computing
  • Architectures for Interaction
  • Artificial Immune Systems
  • Big Data Analytics for HCI
  • Body Sensors and Communication
  • Brain-Computer Interfaces
  • Cognitive Models of Intelligence
  • Collective and Swarm Behavior
  • Computational Imaging
  • Context-Awareness
  • Deep Interaction
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Electronic, Mobile and Ubiquitous Commerce
  • Gesture Models and Recognition
  • Haptic User Interface
  • HCI Methods and Theories
  • Human Activity Modeling and Support
  • Human Aspects of Information Security
  • Human-Robot Interaction
  • Integration of HCI and Agile Methods
  • Interaction in Smart and Intelligent Environments
  • Interaction through Wireless Communication Networks
  • Interactive Generation of Textual and Visual Works
  • Interfaces for Large Displays
  • Interfaces in Automated Manufacturing
  • Learning and Collaboration Technologies
  • Metrics for HCI
  • Modeling of Learning and Thinking
  • Multimodal Interface
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Natural User Interfaces (NUI)
  • Pervasive Computing
  • Remote and Face-To-Face Collaboration
  • Self-Organization in Socially Aware Ambient Systems
  • Social Computing and Social Media
  • Technology for Differently Able Person
  • Tools for HCI
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Visual Analytics and Business Intelligence


All accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and submitted to IEEE Xplore as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases. At least one full paying author of each accepted paper must register for the Conference before the indicated deadline. All accepted papers MUST be presented at the conference by one of the authors, or, if none of the authors are able to attend, by a qualified surrogate.

Technical Program Committee