These awards are intended to recognize exceptional contributions and encourage new entrants into the fields within the technical scope of the conference. Winners will be selected using paper reviews and additional study by an Awards Committee. Two papers will be selected for the Best Paper Award and three for the Best Student Paper Award. Winners receive a cash prize (split among authors for the Best Paper Award and among student authors for the Best Student Paper Award) and a certificate presented during IEEE ICIP 2018.
The Best Paper Award for Industry will be given to author(s) of an ICIP 2018 paper exhibiting exceptional industrial merit and industrial impact dealing with a subject related to the Signal Processing Society’s technical scope. The candidate(s) are not required to be IEEE members or to be working in industry. The prize shall consist of a monetary amount and a certificate. The award will be presented at ICIP’s Opening Ceremony and announced via the conference website. The award will not be conferred in case no suitable candidates can be identified.