Picture Coding Symposium (PCS) is an international forum devoted specifically to advancements in visual data coding. Since 1969, PCS has provided the meeting place for the visual coding community: industry, research, academia and users.
The 26th PCS was held in Lisbon, Portugal, on 7-9 November 2007. The day before, 6th of November, a Workshop on Recent Advances in Distributed Video Coding was organized (free registration).
The 16th International Packet Video Workshop was held in Lausanne, Switzerland, on 12-13 November 2007.
PCS'2007 proceedings are available from the EURASIP Open Library.
H.264/AVC and its Extensions: How
Close is this Family?
Picture Coding to Image Understanding: Finding the Object of Interest
DCT, Wavelets and X-lets: The Quest for Image
Representation, Approximation and Compression
Efficient Representation of Sound Images: Recent
Developments in Parametric Coding of Spatial Audio
Video Content Protection: Does it
Distributed Video Coding: Trends and
Multimedia: a World of Possibilities
or just a Buzzword ?
The abstract book for PCS'2007 is available, in PDF format.
The initial part of the abstract book contains useful information about the venue, hotels, social events, among others.