Tutorial: Multimedia Standards

3 September 2011

  • Presenter: Peter Stanchev


    Peter Stanchev is currently professor at Kettering University, Flint, Michigan, USA and professor and chair at the Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria. His research interests are in the field of multimedia systems, database systems, multimedia semantics, and medical systems. He has published 2 books and more than 200 chapters in monographs, journal and peer-reviewed conference papers. He has also served on many database and multimedia conference program committees, and is currently editor in chief and on the editorial boards of several journals.

  • Length: 2 hours

  • Abstract: The aim of this tutorial is to review some of the standards connected with multimedia and their metadata. The participants will become familiar with MPEG-21, MPEG-7, standards for scene description, open standards for interactive TV (iTV), standards in the audiovisual media, and others. The tutorial will be of interest to computer science Ph.D. students, researchers, and people interested in multimedia and their metadata.

Important Dates:

May 04, 2011

Extended May 16, 2011 Submission deadline

June 12, 2011

Notification of Acceptance

July 01, 2011

Camera Ready Papers

July 05, 2011

Early Registration

July 25,2011