Invited talk S1 has been canceled.

The invited talk in Special Session 1 entitled ‘Trends and challenges of S3D quality assessment’ by Chaker Larabi (Université de Poitiers, France) has been canceled.
The time schedule of IMQA2013 program is not changed.

Notification of acceptance will be delayed to July 5th

We are sorry to inform you that the paper acceptance notification of IMQA2013 will be delayed. Due to the extension of paper submission deadline and delay in reviewing process, we decided to postpone the date of notification to July 5th, 2013. We will send an e-mail to your registered address on that date and you will be able to check the reviewers’ comments on the online submission system.
We plan to extend the submission deadline of the camera-ready version as well. Details will be announced to the authors of the accepted papers.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Thank you for your valuable contribution to IMQA2013.

Best regards,

Yuukou Horita
Chair of Technical Program Committee

Paper submission due has been extended.

The steering committee of IMQA2013 has been decided to extend the paper submission deadline to June 5th. The new submission due is effective for both position and full paper submissions.

Important Dates

  • Submission of abstract                               June 5th*, 2013    [Extended]
  • Notification of acceptance                           June 30th, 2013
  • Camera-ready paper                                   July 31st, 2013

* Considering the time difference, online submission will be closed exactly at midnight June 6-7 JST. (1 minute after 2013/06/06 23:59:00 JST)

Special Session: Dr. Elizabeth Krupinski to give an invited speech, “Why is Image Quality in Medicine Important – the User’s Perspective”

Dr. Elizabeth Krupinski will give an invited speech for the special session on September 13th.

Speaker Elizabeth A. Krupinski, PhD, Professor & Vice Chair of Research, Department of Medical Imaging University of Arizona

Presentation Title:  “Why is Image Quality in Medicine Important – the User’s Perspective”



IMQA2013 Call For Papers

[PDF version of CFP is available here]

The Sixth International Workshop on Image Media Quality and its Applications (IMQA 2013) is a forum for leading researchers and developers from industry and academia to discuss state-of-the-art and novel image media quality technologies, theories, methods, and applications of quality metrics in industry.


Topics of interest for submissions from a point of ‘Image Quality’ include, but are not limited to:

    • Image Capture Devices, Image Capture System, 3Dimage Input, Intelligent Sensor
    • Transcoder, Scalable coding, QoS control and scheduling, IP video/web conferencing, Wireless video phone, Distance learning over the Internet, Telemedicine
    • Digital Terrestrial and Satellite Broadcasting System, Two-way Communication, 3DTV, Super-High-Definition TV
    • Multimedia database
    • Display, Display System, 3D-Display, Holograph
    • Hard Copy
    • Image Reproduction, Image Restoration, Image Archive, CG, CV, Animation, VR
    • Human Perception, Psychophysics, Color reproduction, Sensibility Information
    • Medical Imaging
    • Coding (JPEG, JPEG2000, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264, H.265/HEVC)
    • Assessment test methodology (DSIS, DSCQS, SSCQE), Objective Quality Metric
    • Security (Data hiding, Watermarking, Individual Identification)
    • Human-Machine interface, Welfare
    • Synergistic Effect of Image and Sound, Speech Signal Processing


Prospective authors are invited to submit an electronic version (using PDF) of an extended abstract of their paper for review. The authors are required to select one from two paper types; Regular paper or Position paper. The authors of accepted papers (both regular and position papers) are requested to submit the final camera-ready manuscript that will appear in the workshop proceedings.

  • Regular Paper Submission : 4 – 10 pages for extended abstract and camera ready paper
  • Position Paper Submission : 2 – 4 pages for extended abstract and camera ready paper

Registration Fees

  • Regular          25,000 yen (Pre-registration)      30,000 yen (Onsite)
  • Student          10,000 yen (Pre-registration)      15,000 yen (Onsite)

Important Dates

  • Submission of abstract                               June 1st, 2013
  • Notification of acceptance                           June 30th, 2013
  • Camera-ready paper                                   July 31st, 2013
  • Early registration due                                 August 13th, 2013