Workshop SUMAC 2020

Date: 12. October 2020
Venue: online
Language: English

Co-located with the ACM Multimedia Conference 2020 our partners from IGN (Institut National de l’Information Géographique et Forestière) and Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, among others, are organising the second international workshop on Structuring and Understanding of Multimedia heritAge Contents – SUMAC 2020.

The objective of this workshop is to present and discuss the latest and most significant trends in the analysis, structuring and understanding of multimedia contents dedicated to the valorization of heritage, with the emphasis on the unlocking of and access to the big data of the past.

Research contributions related to the following (but not limited to) topics are welcome to be submitted until July 30th:

  • Multimedia and cross-domain data interlinking and recommendation
  • Dating and geolocalization of historical data
  • Mixed media data access and indexing
  • Deep learning in adverse conditions (transfer learning, learning with side information, etc.)
  • Multi-modal time series analysis, evolution modelling
  • Multi-modal and multi-temporal data rendering
  • HCI / Interfaces for large scale data sets
  • Smart digitization of massive quantities of data
  • Benchmarking, open data movement

Make sure to be part of this workshop, especially considering these two exclusive keynote speeches:

Deep Image Features for Instance-level Recognition and Matching
by André Araujo (Google, USA)

Modelling, semantisation and restitution of 3D digital heritage objects —
application to digital restoration of Notre-Dame de Paris
by Livio de Luca (CNRS, France)

More information on the workshop can be found here: