5th International Workshop on Image Analysis
for Multimedia Interactive Services

April 21-23, 2004, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal



Technical Sponsors:

WIAMIS’2004 has the technical sponsorship of:

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
The IEEE is a non-profit, technical professional association of more than 360,000 individual members in approximately 175 countries. The IEEE is a leading authority in technical areas ranging from computer engineering, biomedical technology and telecommunications, to electric power, aerospace and consumer electronics, among others. 
Relevant papers will be invited to submit to a special issue of IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology on the topic of "Analysis and Understanding for Video Adaptation".


EURASIP The European Association for Signal, Speech and Image Processing (EURASIP).
EURASIP's goal is to improve communication between groups and individuals that work within the multidisciplinary, fast growing field of Signal Processing in Europe and elsewhere, and to exchange and disseminate information in the field all over the world.


The Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE).
The IEE is an innovative international organization for electronics, electrical, manufacturing and IT professionals, with specifically tailored products, services and qualifications to meet the needs of today's technology industry.

The best Workshop papers will be selected for publication in a WIAMIS’2004 special issue of the IEE Proceedings on Vision, Image and Signal Processing. 




SCHEMA - Network of Excellence in Content-Based Semantic Scene Analysis and Information Retrieval.


TV Cabo - TV Cabo Portugal is the largest Portuguese Cable TV Operator, and one of the most important in Europe. TV Cabo is part of PT Multimedia. As an entertainment and interactive/media company, TV Cabo's mission is to deliver the best television services to all Portuguese homes.

Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT) - FCT's  mission is to promote the advancement of scientific and technological knowledge in Portugal.



IST Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) - IST is the engineering school of the Technical University of Lisbon. 
IST mission is to contribute to the development of society by promoting a higher education of outstanding quality in the areas of Engineering, Science & Technology, at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and by developing the Research & Development activities essential to ensure the highest standard of education.


IT Instituto de Telecomunicações (it) - it is a research institute whose mission is to create and disseminate scientific knowledge in the field of telecommunications.
it is actively involved in fundamental and applied research in telecommunications both at national and international level. Simultaneously it is committed to foster higher education and training, by hosting and tutoring graduate and postgraduate students