Welcome to RecPad 2014, the 20th edition of the Portuguese Conference on Pattern Recognition, organized by the APRP (Associação Portuguesa de Reconhecimento de Padrões – Portuguese Association for Pattern Recognition).
This year RecPad is held at the University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, on October 31, 2014.
Authors are invited to submit a two (2) paged extended abstracts, high-quality papers on topics in artificial intelligence, image processing and machine vision. Papers covering theoretical and/or applied work on computer vision are invited. All papers will be reviewed *double blind*, normally by two members of our Technical Program Committee. Reviews will judge submissions on originality, empirical results, quality of evaluation, and presentation. The accepted papers will be compiled and distributed only in electronic format.
Please note that RecPad 2014 is a single track meeting with only poster presentations and will include one keynote presentation. APRP introduce the APRP Best Masters and Doctoral Theses Award for the purpose of distinguishing works of high merit in the area of pattern recognition, encouraging young Portuguese researchers to disseminate their work. And the Organizing Committee include this year a Best Poster Award.
The RecPad 2014 organizing committee acknowledges the support given by the University of Beira Interior (UBI), Portuguese Association for Pattern Recognition and Soft Computing and Image Analysis Lab (SOCIA-LAB).