Best paper awards

The SCIA 2013 Best Paper Award was given to the paper “Robust Scale-adaptive Mean-Shift for Tracking” by Tomas Vojir, Jana Noskova, and Jiri Matas from the Czech Technical University, Prague.

The SCIA 2013 Best Student Paper Award was given to the paper “Genus Zero Graph Segmentation: Estimation of Intracranial Volume” by Rasmus R. Jensen, Signe S. Thorup, Rasmus R. Paulsen, Tron A. Darvann, Nuno V. Hermann, Per Larsen, Sven Kreiborg, and Rasmus Larsen from the Technical University of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, and Copenhagen University Hospital.

Registration desk at Hanasaari

The registration desk opens at Hanasaari on Monday, June 17, at 8 am. Registration at Otaniemi is not possible, but registration is not needed to attend the tutorials.

The registration desk can be reached at +358 50 3037394 and .

Proceedings available

978-3-642-38885-9 The Proceedings of SCIA 2013 are now available from Springer here.

Final program available

The final program of the conference can now be found on the Program page.

Instructions for presenters added

Instructions for oral and poster presentations can be found here. Please notice that the poster presentations include a one minute poster spotlight.

Pre-booked rooms still available at Hanasaari

There are still hotel rooms available at Hanasaari for SCIA participants. Room reservations should be done either by email: or by telephone: +358 9 43502411. See Travel information for more information.

Please note that all rooms at Hanasaari have been pre-booked by the organizers, which is why the online availability calendar displays “sold out” for the conference dates.

List of accepted papers available

The list of accepted papers to SCIA 2013 and their assignments to oral and poster sessions can be found here.

Preliminary program available

A tentative program of the conference can be found on the Program page. Changes to the program are still very much possible.

Workshop registration opened

The registration option for the Workshop on Farm Animal and Food Quality Imaging on Monday, 17 June, is now open on the registration form. Please see Registration for more instructions.

Two tutorials confirmed

There are currently two tutorials confirmed at SCIA 2013: “ICA and IVA: Theory, Connections, and Applications to Medical Imaging” given by professor Tülay Adali and “Image and video analysis with local binary pattern variants” given by professor Matti Pietikäinen and Dr. Guoying Zhao.

See the Tutorials page for more information.