NICOGRAPH International 2017

June 2-3, 2017, Kyoto, Japan


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Welcome to NICOGRAPH International 2017

The 16th annual international conference "NICOGRAPH International 2017", Organized by the Society for Art and Science will take place during June 2-3, 2017 in Kyoto, Japan.

NICOGRAPH has quarter-century history. Its foundation can be traced back to 1985. The time-honored annual conferences have been organized by the Society for Art and Science since 2000, which aim at promoting the research combining science and art in computer graphics and related fields as well as to advance the development of interactive media art. In 2002, the first international conference NICOGRAPH International rose out of the domestic series, and since then NICOGRAPH international conference has been organized annually.

From last year, all accepted papers will be included in the conference proceedings to be published by Conference Publishing Services (CPS) (https://www.computer.org/web/cs-cps/) and submitted to the IEEE Xplore and Computer Society digital libraries and submitted for possible indexing through INSPEC, EI (Compendex), Thomson ISI, and other indexing services. Authors of all accepted full papers will also be invited to submit an extended version to the special issue of Journal of The Society of Art and Science.

News

  • The registration site is now open! Please visit here.[2017.03.16]
  • The preliminary webpage of NICOGRAPH International 2017 is launched. [2016.11.04]
  • The submission site is online. [2016.11.08]
  • Important Date

  • Paper Submission (Title & Abstract): Jan. 13 (Fri), 2017
  • Paper Submission (Materials): Jan. 23 (Mon), 2017 (Extended)
  • Author Notification: Mar. 3 (Fri), 2017
  • Poster Submission: Mar. 10 (Fri), 2017
  • Registration site open: Mar. 17 (Fri), 2017
  • Camera-ready: Mar. 31 (Fri), 2017
  • Registration (Authors): Apr. 14 (Fri), 2017
  • Submission

    Submission categories include full paper (up to 8 pages), short paper (up to 4 pages) and poster (1 page). All papers will be reviewed by at least three reviewers. Topics and keywords of the conference include but not limited to:

  • Computer Graphics
  • Compute Vision
  • Image/Video Processing
  • Visualization
  • Non-Photorealistic Rendering
  • Animation
  • Multimedia
  • Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality
  • Digital Art
  • E-Heritage
  • Video Game
  • Content Design
  • Affective Computing

  • Submission Site (Click this link to start a new submission)

    All accepted submissions will be included in the conference proceedings to be published by Conference Publishing Services (CPS) (https://www.computer.org/web/cs-cps/) and submitted to the IEEE Xplore and Computer Society digital libraries and submitted for possible indexing through INSPEC, EI (Compendex), Thomson ISI, and other indexing services. Authors of all accepted full papers will be invited to submit a revised version to the special issue of Journal of The Society of Art and Science. The papers must be written in English, and formatted to Conference Publishing Services Manuscript Formatting Guidelines, Please use the following templates for preparing you papers:

    Word Template (ZIP) or LaTex Package (ZIP)
    (8.5" x 11", US Letter).

    Authors may optionally upload supplementary material, which may include videos, audios and images to showcase results/demo of the proposed approach/system. With the electronic submission system, you can submit your papers and edit your submission as many times as you need before the submission dateline. The authors are encouraged not to wait till the submission dateline and register their paper titles and abstracts as earlier as possible to facilitate the reviewing process. By submitting a paper the authors confirm that their paper represents original previously unpublished work, and if accepted, at least one of the authors will register for the conference and present the paper.

    Registration & Payment

    The online registration for "NICOGRAPH International 2017" is now open, and we are looking forward to an exciting workshop with a lot of highly interesting contributions.

    Registration Site (Click this link to start a new registration)


    Registration Fee

    Early Registration:
    On or before
      May 19th

    Late Registration:
    After May 19th 
      or on-site

    Regular
    (Member* with banquet)

    18,000
    Japanese yen
    23,000
    Japanese yen

    Regular
    (Non-Member with banquet)

    24,000
    Japanese yen
    29,000
    Japanese yen

    Student
    (Member* with banquet)

    10,000
    Japanese yen
    13,000
    Japanese yen

    Student
    (Non-Member with banquet)

    15,000
    Japanese yen
    18,000
    Japanese yen

    Student
    (Non-Presenter without banquet)

    10,000
    Japanese yen
    13,000
    Japanese yen

    Banquet Ticket

    5,000
    Japanese yen
    5,000
    Japanese yen
    *Member of the Society for Art and Science

    Please complete your online registration and payment by May 19th, 2017.

    Please remind that:

  • Extra charge will be needed for the late registrations (after May 19th or on-site).
  • At least one author of each accepted paper (full/short/poster) has to pay registration fee no later than April 14, 2017.

  • Payment Information

    Early/Late registrant: Option 1

    Please make a bank transfer to 

    BANK NAME: Japan Net Bank Suzume-Branch (ID: 002) 
    ACCOUNT NO: 6996886 
    BENEFICIARY:The Society for Art and Science 

    BANK NAME: ジャパンネット銀行 すずめ支店 (ID: 002) 
    ACCOUNT NO: 6996886 
    BENEFICIARY:シヤ)ゲイジユツカガクカイニコグラフ 

    Please note that transfer fee is not included in the above amount. Please make the transfer at your own expense. Participants from Japan are strongly recommended to take this option.

    Early/Late registrant: Option 2

    Please pay with credit card.  You will receive an email of payment instruction after submitting the online registration form.

    Organization

    Steering Committee

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    Issei Fujishiro

    Keio University

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    Xiaoyang Mao

    University of Yamanashi

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    Koji Mikami

    Tokyo University of Technology

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    Takayuki Itoh

    Ochanomizu University

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    Tsukasa Kikuchi

    Tokyo University of Technology

    Conference Chairs

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    Naohisa Sakamoto

    Kobe University

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    Koji Koyamada

    Kyoto University

    Program Chairs

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    Kiyoshi Kiyokawa

    Osaka University

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    Yasuo Ebara

    Kyoto University

    Publicity Chair

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    Hsiang-Yun Wu

    Keio University

    Local Committee Chair

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    Hiroaki Natsukawa

    Kyoto University

    International Program Committee

    • Yosuke Bando, MIT, USA
    • Robin Bing-Yu Chen, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
    • Yasuo Ebara, Kyoto University, Japan
    • Issei Fujishiro, Keio University, Japan
    • Osama Halabi, Qatar University, Qatar
    • Iwao Haruguchi, Shobi University, Japan
    • Masaki Hayashi, Uppsala University, Sweden
    • Yuki Igarashi, Meiji University, Japan
    • Andreas Iglesias, University of Cantabria, Spain
    • Masataka Imura, Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan
    • Takayuki Itoh, Ochanomizu University, Japan
    • Xiaogang Jin, Zhejiang University, China
    • Kiyoshi Kiyokawa, Osaka University, Japan
    • Kouichi Konno, Iwate University, Japan
    • Yusup Martyastiadi, Universitas Multimedia Nusantara, Indonesia
    • Kazunori Miyata, JAIST, Japan
    • Shinya Miyazaki, Chukyo University, Japan
    • Shigeo Morishima, Waseda University, Japan
    • Tomohiko Mukai, Tokai University, Japan
    • Makoto Okabe, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
    • R.P.C. Janaka Rajapakse, Tainan National University of the Arts, Taiwan
    • Peeraya Sripian, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand
    • Yigang Wang, Hangzhou Dianzi University, China
    • Taichi Watanabe, Tokyo University of Technology, Japan
    • Yonghao Yue, Columbia University, USA
    • Hongbin Zha, Peking University, China

    Venue

    International Science Innovation Building, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan


    Contact

    Please visit here .

    Supporters

    Organized by

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    The Society for Art and Science