IMAD 2017 : 1st IEEE International Workshop on Intelligent Multimedia Applications and Design for Quality Living

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The advancement in smart multimedia technologies has led to numerous novel applications for the general public to pursue better quality of living. With the use of tiny portable sensors, we acquire useful signals from ourselves and the surrounding environment in a continuous manner. This provides a good source of data for monitoring, automated reminder, smart adaptation and adjustment, as well as decision making. With a perfect integration of these state-of-the-art technologies and data analysis techniques, we make our daily life easier in various aspects including healthcare, recreation, leisure learning, working, shopping, as well as living habit and pattern. This interdisciplinary workshop aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers and scholars to share and exchange their ideas, experiences, visions and research works, and findings in applications that employ multimedia technologies to achieve better life quality. The ultimate goal is to develop a platform to facilitate cross-disciplinary research collaboration with an emphasis on innovative solutions for healthcare, digital entertainment, and e-Commerce.

Topics of interests include, but are NOT limited to, the following:

Multimedia for monitoring and management of personal life
Ubiquitous solution and IoT application in any aspect that improve life quality
Intelligent and intuitive user interface design
Smart sensor device for novel data acquisition and application
Intelligent image analysis and computer vision solution
Consumer behavior for multimedia application
IoT enhanced e-Commerce system
Novel design and technologies in digital entertainment software
Data analysis and mining in personal or large multimedia data collections
Security and privacy issues of signals acquired from sensors
Daily health monitoring and automated consultation using multimedia data
Information visualization and presentation for quality living
VR and AR technology for working and learning related to life quality enhancement