MCSS 2012 Conference Proceedings
The conference Multimedia Communications, Services and Security (MCSS’2012) aimed to present research and development activities was held in Krakow, Poland, from May 31st to June 1st. The main topics of interests included Object Positioning, Privacy & Data Protection using Digital Watermarking and Cryptography, Ethical Issues and Procedures in Security Research on Video Surveillance and Internet Monitoring, Object & Threat Detection, Data Compression & Distribution, Human-Centric Multimedia Analysis & Synthesis as well as Threats of Cybercrime. During MCSS’2012 39 scientific papers were presented.
After the conference the authors of Best Papers have been awarded. The prizes were given for the following papers:
- Face Detection and Facial Expression Recognition Using A Novel Variational Statistical Framework
Nizar Bouguila (Concordia University, Canada)
- Latent semantic analysis evaluation of conceptual dependency driven focused crawling
Krzysztof Dorosz (Jagiellonian University, Poland)
- Application of virtual gate for counting people participating in large public events
Maciej Szczodrak (Gdansk University of Technology, Poland)
The proceedings of MCSS 2012 are published in the Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS) series from Springer. They are also available online at http://www.springerlink.com/content/978-3-642-30720-1/?MUD=MP
MCSS 2012 Conference is perceived as highly successful. Nearly 120 people have enrolled in INDECT MCSS 2012 Conference.
Conference Website: mcss2012.indect-project.eu