The 19th International Conference on Content-based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI 2022)

Sept. 14-16, 2022

Graz, Austria

CBMI aims at bringing together the various communities involved in all aspects of content-based multimedia indexing for retrieval, browsing, management, visualization and analytics.

Important dates

Deadline for Special Session ProposalsJan. 16, 2022
Deadline for Regular, Special Session and Demo PapersApril 10, 2022
Notification of acceptanceMay 29, 2022
Camera ready papers dueJune 19, 2022
ConferenceSept. 14-16, 2022

Call for Contributions

CBMI2022 will call for

  • Regular papers: Full or short papers presenting previously unpublished research papers in the broad field of content-based multimedia indexing and applications.
  • Proposals for special sessions on emerging topics related to multimedia indexing, and papers for this special sessions
  • Demos showcasing implementations of multimedia indexing technologies.

Topics of interest to the CBMI community include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Audio and visual and multimedia indexing
  • Multimodal and cross-modal indexing
  • Deep learning for multimedia indexing
  • Visual content extraction
  • Audio (speech, music, etc.) content extraction
  • Identification and tracking of semantic regions and events
  • Social media analysis
  • Metadata generation, coding and transformation
  • Multimedia information retrieval (image, audio, video, text)
  • Mobile media retrieval
  • Event-based media processing and retrieval
  • Affective/emotional interaction or interfaces for multimedia retrieval
  • Multimedia data mining and analytics
  • Multimedia recommendation
  • Large scale multimedia database management
  • Summarization, browsing and organization of multimedia content
  • Personalization and content adaptation
  • User interaction and relevance feedback
  • Multimedia interfaces, presentation and visualization tools
  • Evaluation and benchmarking of multimedia retrieval systems
  • Applications of multimedia retrieval, e.g., medicine, lifelogs, satellite imagery, video surveillance
  • Cultural heritage applications


Conference Chair

  • Werner Bailer (JOANNEUM RESEARCH, Austria)

Program Committee Chairs

  • Jakub Lokoc (Charles University, Czech Republic)
  • Stefanos Vrochidis (CERTH ITI, Greece)
  • Chaabane Djeraba (University of Lille, France)

Special Session Chair

  • Alexander Schindler (AIT, Austria)

Invited speakers and tutorial chair

  • Stevan Rudinac (Univ. of Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

Demo Chairs

  • Gylfi Þór Guðmundsson (Reykjavik University, Iceland)
  • Mathias Lux (AAU, Austria)

Publicity and international liaison chair

  • Klaus Schöffmann (AAU, Austria)
  • Marco Bertini (Univ. of Florence, Italy)
  • Richang Hong (Hefei University of Technology, China)

Local Organisation Committee

  • Harald Mayer (JOANNEUM RESEARCH, Austria)
  • Alexandra Reder-Streif (JOANNEUM RESEARCH, Austria)
  • Georg Thallinger (JOANNEUM RESEARCH, Austria)
  • Sandra Draxler (JOANNEUM RESEARCH, Austria)