Call for Tutorials
The 2009 APSIPA Annual Summit and Conference is the inaugural event supported by the Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association (APSIPA).
The APSIPA is a new association that promotes research and education on signal processing, information technology, and communications. The fields of interest of APSIPA include signals processing information processing, recognition, classification, communications, networking, computing, system design, security, implementation, technology, as well as their applications to scientific, engineering, and social areas.
The 2009 APSIPA Annual Summit and Conference is going to organize 4 to 8 tutorials on Oct. 4, 2009 in the following four areas: Signal Processing, Communications, Computer/Information, and Circuits and Systems/VLSI. Prospective tutorial presenters should submit proposals before 15 April 2009 by email to the Tutorial Session co-Chairs Thomas Fang Zheng (email@example.com), Mrityunjoy Chakraborty (firstname.lastname@example.org), Subhrakanti Dey (email@example.com) and Helen Meng (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Each tutorial proposal should contain the following information:
- Title of the proposed tutorial;
- Names/affiliation of the presenters (including a brief bio and contact information);
- An introduction (maximum 1 page), including the importance of the topic, the objectives of the proposed tutorial, and a brief outline of the main target audience;
- A presentation outline (maximum 2 pages), and an indication if there are multiple presenters, and how the presentation will be shared;
- A list of any special equipment necessary for the presentation, including information if such equipment is required to be supplied by the conference organizers.
Proposals will be evaluated by the Tutorial Session co-Chairs based on the relevance/significance of the topic, potential interest to the conference attendees, the balance of the topics across the technical areas, and the presence and quality of the overview tutorial.
Notification of acceptance of proposals is scheduled for 1 July 2009.
Important Due Dates and Author's Schedule:
Proposals for Special Session: March 10, 2009
Proposals for Forum, Panel and Tutorial Sessions: April 15, 2009 (extended)
Deadline for Submission of Full Papers in Regular Sessions: April 15, 2009 (extended)
Deadline for Submission of Full Papers in Special Sessions: April 30, 2009 (extended)
Notification of Acceptance: July 1, 2009
Deadline for Submission of Camera Ready Papers: August 1, 2009
Tutorial Session (Hokkaido University) Date: October 4, 2009
Conference dates: October 5 - 7, 2009
WEB Site : http://www.gcoe.ist.hokudai.ac.jp/apsipa2009/
Shingo Yoshizawa (Hokkaido University, Japan)