PCS 2016: Call for Participation

32nd Picture Coding Symposium in Nuremberg, Germany, December 4-7, 2016

The Picture Coding Symposium (PCS) is an international forum devoted specifically to advances in visual data coding. PCS is the pioneer conference, and has the longest history, in this field. Since 1969, PCS has provided the most exciting forum for the visual coding community from academia and industry.

Quelle: PCS 2016

The 32nd PCS will be held in the historical city of Nuremberg, Germany, and the famous Christkindlesmarkt (Christmas market) will welcome the attendees for a memorable experience of German tradition. In line with the pioneering tradition of PCS, path breaking, challenging exploratory contributions are very welcome.

Keynote speakers:

  • Prof. Karlheinz Brandenburg, TU Ilmenau and Fraunhofer IDMT, Ilmenau, Germany: Recent Progress in Audio and Acoustic Communication: What can video learn from it?
  • Prof. Patrick Le Callet, Université de Nantes, France : Perceptual coding, a “I Love You? Nor Do I” story
  • Prof. Bernd Girod, Stanford University, USA: Representing Immersive Video for Head-Mounted Displays 

The conference program includes the following topics:

  • Image Coding
  • Video Coding
  • Perceptual Quality
  • Challenges in Perceptual Compression of Video
  • Video Compression Technology beyond HEVC
  • Adaptive Transforms
  • Learning and Optimization in Visual Coding
  • High Dynamic Range
  • Multi-view Compression and Synthesis

Registration is available online. For more information please visit the symposium website at http://www.kcmweb.de/PCS-2016-registration.