Conference Information

会议时间(Date):2023年12月7-8日            会议地点(Venue):好望角大饭店,上海市徐汇区肇嘉浜路500号

Call for Papers

About the Forum: The 20th International Forum of Digital Multimedia Communication (20th IFTC) is a summit forum in the field of digital multimedia communication. The Forum is co-hosted by SIGA, the China International Industry Fair 2023 (CIIF 2023) and Springer CCIS (approval pending), and it is co-sponsored by Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), the Shanghai Institute for Advanced Communication and Data Science, Shanghai University of Engineering Science, Shanghai Telecom Company, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Digital Media Processing and Communication, and Shanghai Qing Assistant Technology Company Ltd. The 20th IFTC serve as an international bridge for extensively exchanging the latest research advances of digital multimedia communication around the world as well as the relevant policies of industry authorities. The Forum is also to promote the technology, equipment and applications in the field of digital media by comparing the characteristics, frameworks, significant techniques and their maturity, analyzing the performance of various applications in terms of scalability, manageability and portability and discussing the interfaces among varieties of networks and platforms, and foster scientific exchange between researchers, practitioners, scientists, students, and engineers in digital multimedia communication and its affiliated disciplines. We warmly welcome international and domestic researchers, government officials and industry leaders to Shanghai to share your visions on digital multimedia communication together. The excellent papers will be recommended to Displays (SCI journal) after being extended.


The forum program will include keynote speeches, oral and poster sessions of contributed papers. The thematic topics of 19th IFTC is Artificial Intelligence for Multimedia Communication. Prospective authors are invited to submit manuscripts on topics including but not limited to:

● Human and Interactive Media

● Deep Learning for Social Media

● Source Coding (HEVC, AVS, etc.)

● Applications of Artificial Intelligence

● Metaverse and Blockchain

● Video Analysis and Video Surveillance

● Big Data and Data Mining

● Video Retrieval and Content Security

● Multimedia Communication

● Graphics and Image Processing for Virtual Reality

Paper Submission

Authors should submit a PDF version of their papers of 12-15 pages including results, figures and references using the Springer CCIS templet. Papers will be accepted only in English by electronic submission at Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings by Springer in their Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS) series (pending final approval), indexed in EI, and Online Accessible at Springer Database. Best paper and best student paper awards will be presented at the conference. Please see the conference website ( for details.

Important Dates

Deadline of Paper Submission

October 20, 2023

Author Notification

November 15, 2023

Paper Registration & Camera Ready Papers Submission

November 30, 2023

Date of Conference

December 7-8, 2023


    General Chairs

  • Xiaokang Yang (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China)
  • Ping An (Shanghai University, China)
  • Guangtao Zhai (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China)
  • Program Chairs

  • Xiangyang Xue (Fudan Univ., China)
  • Jun Zhou (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China)
  • Yue Lu (East China Nornal Univ., China)
  • Hua Yang (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China)
  • International Liaisons:

  • Weisi Lin (Nanyang Technological Univ., Singapore)
  • Patrick Le Callet (Nantes Univ., France)
  • Lu Zhang (INSA Rennes, France)
  • Finance Chairs

  • Yi Xu (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China)
  • Hao Liu (Donghua Univ. China)
  • Beibei Li (Shanghai Polytech. Univ., China)
  • Xuefei Song (Shanghai Ninth People's Hospital, China)
  • Tutorial Chairs

  • Yugang Jiang (Fudan Univ., China)
  • Yuming Fang (Jiangxi Univ. of Fin. & Eco., China)
  • Jiantao Zhou (University of Macau, China)

    Publications Chairs:

  • Hong Lu (Fudan Univ., China)
  • Feiniu Yuan (Shanghai Normal Univ. China)
  • Menghan Hu (East China Nornal Univ., China)
  • Liquan Shen (Shanghai Univ., China)
  • Award Chairs:

  • Zhijun Fang (Shanghai Univ. of Tech. Sci., China)
  • Xiaolin Huang (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China)
  • Hanli Wang (Tongji Univ., China)
  • Yu Zhu (East China Univ. Sci. & Tech., China)
  • Publicity Chairs:

  • Wenjun Zhang (Shanghai Univ., China)
  • Bo Yan (Fudan Univ., China)
  • Gang Hou (Central Res. Inst. of INESA, China)
  • Industrial Program Chairs:

  • Yiyi Lu (China Telecom Shanghai Branch, China)
  • Guozhong Wang (Shanghai Univ. of Tech. Sci., China)
  • Chen Yao (Third Res. Inst. of MPS, China)
  • Yan Zhou (Renji Hospital)
  • Arrangements Chairs:

  • Cheng Zhi (SIGA, China)


Contact: Dr. Jun Zhou

405, 5th SEIEE Building Complex, No. 800, Dongchuan Road, Shanghai, 200240



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