International Workshop on
Very Low Bitrate Video Coding


Theme: Visual Content Representation and Analysis

11-12 October 2001 (Right After IEEE ICIP 01)
Divani Caravel Hotel, Athens, Greece

On line Proceedings

European Association for Speech, Signal and Image Processing
Information Society Technologies
The European Network on Intelligent Technologies for Smart Adaptive Systems
IEEE-CAS Greek Section

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Purpose of Workshop

The purpose of this workshop is to provide an international forum for discussion of video representation and coding techniques being developed for MPEG-4, MPEG-7 and MPEG-21 standards. Applications include videophone, teleconferencing, and telecollaboration, video streaming, video over IP and mobile networks, wireless, and Internet applications, interactive multimedia databases, remote sensing and surveillance and communications aids for the hearing impaired. To focus discussions, we have selected as the main theme of this workshop: Visual Content Analysis and Coding.

Topics of special interest include: To facilitate the exchange of ideas and to maximize discussion, the workshop will consist of a number of invited panels. Contributed papers will be presented as posters