Call for Papers

Important Dates

November 15 Special Session Proposals
December 15Notification of Special Session Acceptance
Tutorial Proposals
February 7
February 11
Paper Submission deadline
February 15 Notification of Tutorial Acceptance
April 30 Notification of Acceptance
May 31 Camera-Ready Papers
September 7 Papers are available free of charge via Open Preview
October 11 Open Preview closes and papers move to subscription-based access on IEEE Xplore

The 25th IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) will be held in the Megaron Athens International Conference Centre, Athens, Greece, on October 7-10, 2018. ICIP is the world's largest and most comprehensive technical conference focused on image and video processing and computer vision. The theme of ICIP 2018 will be "Imaging beyond imagination". The conference will feature world-class speakers, tutorials, exhibits, and a vision technology showcase.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Filtering, Transforms, Multi-Resolution Processing
  • Restoration, Enhancement, Super-Resolution
  • Computer Vision Algorithms and Technologies
  • Compression, Transmission, Storage, Retrieval
  • Multi-View, Stereoscopic, and 3D Processing
  • Multi-Temporal and Spatio-Temporal Processing
  • Biometrics, Forensics, and Content Protection
  • Biological and Perceptual-based Processing
  • Medical Image and Video Analysis
  • Document and Synthetic Visual Processing
  • Color and Multispectral Processing
  • Scanning, Display, and Printing
  • Applications to various fields
  • Computational Imaging
  • Video Processing and Analytics
  • Visual Quality Assessment
  • Deep learning for Images and Video
  • Image and Video Analysis for the Web
  • Image Processing for VR Systems
  • Image Procesing for Autonomous Vehicles

Paper Submission

Authors are invited to submit papers of not more than four pages for technical content including figures and references, with one optional page containing only references. Submission Instructions, templates for the required paper format, and information on "no show" policy are available at

Journal Paper Presentations

Authors of papers published in all IEEE Signal Processing Society fully owned journals as well as in IEEE Transactions on Computational Imaging and IEEE Wireless Communication Letters will be given the opportunity to present their work at ICIP 2018, subject to space availability and approval by the Technical Program Chairs of IEEE ICIP 2018.

Innovation Program

Following the tradition that started in 2016, the ICIP 2018 Innovation Program Chairs will arrange an outstanding event with prominent speakers from the Industry.

Tutorials, Special Sessions, and Challenge Sessions Proposals

Tutorials will be held on October 7, 2018. Tutorial proposals must include title, outline, contact information, biography and selected publications for the presenter(s), and a description of the tutorial and material to be distributed to participants. For detailed submission guidelines, please refer to the tutorial proposals page. Special Sessions and Challenge Session Proposals must include a topical title, rationale, session outline, contact information, and a list of invited papers/participants. For detailed submission guidelines, please refer the ICIP 2018 website at