MVA2005: IAPR Conference on Machine Vision Applications

May 16 - 18, 2005

Tsukuba Science City, Japan

The Ninth IAPR Conference on Machine Vision Applications will be held at the Tsukuba International Congress Center, Tsukuba Science City, Japan (, from May 16 through 18. The conference is co-sponsored by the IAPR MVA Organizing Committee, IAPR TC8, and National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST). The purpose of the conference is to bring together researchers and practitioners from both academia and industry, and to exchange their knowledge and stimulate each other through intensive discussions mainly on (but not limited to) the following research topics.

Main Topic: Machine Vision and its Applications


Feature Extraction, Range Data and 3D Analysis, Surface Reconstruction, Motion and/or Image Sequence Analysis, Neural Network Applications, Color Image Analysis, and related technologies


Vision Chips, Vision Sensors with New Optical Systems, Architectures for 3D and/or Motion Processing, Image Processing Systems, Cooperative Distributed Systems, Software Environments for Image Processing and Analysis, and related technologies


The conference will consist of oral and poster presentations on the above topics. All presentations will be made in English. Authors should submit an extended summary up to four pages with at least one main figure. The summary submission must be made electronically. Detailed instructions are available on the conference web site:

Important Dates

The paper must be submitted no later than November 8, 2004.
Acceptance of the paper will be notified by January 17, 2005.
Final camera-ready papers are due on March 14, 2005.