We cordially invite you to submit your original contributions to IWCIM 2023 - the 11th International Workshop on Computational Intelligence for Multimedia Understanding (IWCIM), which will take place as a satellite workshop to IEEE ICASSP 2023, to be held in Rhodes Island, Greece on June 4 - 9, 2023.

Please see the workshop website https://iwcim.itu.edu.tr/ and the general conference web page https://2023.ieeeicassp.org/ for more information.

The scope of IWCIM 2023 includes, but is not limited to the following topics: 

  • Multisensor systems
  • Multimodal analysis
  • Crossmodal data analysis and clustering
  • Mixed-reality applications
  • Activity and object detection and recognition
  • Text and speech recognition
  • Multimedia labeling, semantic annotation and metadata
  • Multimodal indexing and searching in very large data-bases
  • Big and Linked Data
  • Search and mining Big Data
  • Large-scale recommendation systems
  • Multimedia and Multi-structured data
  • Cloud Optimization
  • Pervasive intelligence
  • Machine learning in multimedia understanding
  • Attention based approaches for multimedia understanding
  • Diffusion models for multi-modal data analysis
  • Multi-modal data analysis in compressed domain
  • Multi-modal data analysis for remote sensing applications
  • Semantic web and Linked data
  • Case studies

Workshop Organizers

  • Behçet Uğur Töreyin, Informatics Institute, Istanbul Technical University (ITU), Istanbul, Turkey
  • Maria Trocan, Institut Supérieur d'Électronique de Paris (ISEP), Paris, France
  • Davide Moroni, Institute of Information Science and Technologies, National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Pisa, Italy

İTÜ Informatics Institute


ITU Informatics Institute provides graduate-level education and research in applied informatics, computer sciences, computational science and engineering, communication systems under the following programs.

Faculty members and students conduct research supported by national and international organızatıons in the fields of electromagnetic fields, communication systems/regulations, computational materials design, computational chemistry/biology, cryptography, signal/data processing/visualization, big data management, climate and ocean sciences, 

  • List of Most Influential Scientists; Associate Professor. B. Uğur Töreyin (article by Dr. John PA Ioannidis, K. W. Boyack and J. Baas published in the journal PLOS Biology)
  • Beltus Nkwawir Wiysobunri, the best project award in the Science category, in the 2020 International Students Project Competition
  • Argenit company, of which Dr. Abdulkerim Çapar is among the founding partners, received the "National-International Supports" First Prize of ITU ARI Teknokent.
  • TÜBİTAK 2242 University Students Project Competition in Priority Areas: Istanbul region first place - Ahmet Burak Özyurt
  • Best Presentation Award at ICAT'18 Conference: Sena Efsun Cebeci, 2018
  • Tubitak Incentive Award; 2016 Assoc. Prof. Adem Tekin
  • “Technical Paper” and “Willis H. Carrier” Award by the American Heating, Cooling and Air Conditioning Association; 2016 Assist. Prof. Dr. H. Salih Erden
  • Science Heroes Association Young Scientist of the Year Award; 2016 Assoc. B. Uğur Töreyin Best Poster Award at PRACEdays 2016 conference; Samet Demir
  • ITU Most Successful Thesis Award; 2016 Hatice Gokcan

There is also a High Performance Computing Laboratory established with the support of the State Planning Organization within the Institute.