Volume 29 Number 3

July 2007



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Lawrence O’Gorman


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Calls for Papers

In this issue…


Global Pattern Recognition:  China’s National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition (NLPR) 

Professor Cheng-Lin Liu Deputy Director of the NLPR outlines the mission, structure, and interests of this national lab in China, which is affiliated with the Chinese Academy of Sciences’ Institute of Automation (CASIA).


From the ExCo

Denis Laurendeau relates the news from the recent mid-term IAPR Executive Committee meeting that took place in Vienna, Austria.


Books, Books, Books

¨ L. Venkata Subramaniam reviews Applied Combinatorics on Words by M. Lothaire.


¨ Elisa Barney Smith reviews 3D Shape Estimation and Image Restoration, Exploiting Defocus and Motion Blur by Paolo Favaro & Stefano Soatto


Conference and Workshop Reports:


31st Workshop of the

Austrian Association for Pattern Recognition


10th IAPR Conference on

Machine Vision Applications


7th International Workshop on

Multiple Classifier Systems


4th Canadian Conference on

Computer and Robot Vision


3rd Iberian Conference on

Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis


15th Scandinavian Conference on

Image Analysis


ICPR 2008 Call for Papers

Submit your papers. Start getting ready for ICPR 2008 in Tampa, Florida!


Of Interest

Free books!


Conference Planner

Chart of some upcoming IAPR and non-IAPR conferences of interest to the IAPR community.

IAPR Newsletter

Articles, announcements, book reviews,

conference and workshop reports


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Deadline:  September 30, 2007

Call for Submissions

ICFHR 2008

11th International Conference on

Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Deadline: January 15, 2008
August 19-21, 2008

DGCI 2008

14th International Conference on

Discrete Geometry for Computer Imagery
Lyon, France
Deadline: September 18, 2007
April 16-18, 2008

DAS 2008

8th International Workshop on

Document Analysis Systems
Nara, Japan
deadline: March 1, 2008
September 17-19, 2008


19th International Conference on Pattern Recognition

Tampa, Florida

deadline: April 8, 2008

December 8-11, 2008

CIP 2008

1st IAPR Workshop on

Cognitive Information Processing

Santorini, Greece

deadline: January 5, 2008

June 9-10, 2008