Deadline for Thematic Sessions proposals: 1st March 2009 (extended)

• Thematic Sessions notification: 10th March 2009 (extended)

Proposals for Thematic Sessions should be submitted by email to the conference co-chairs (,


          Confirmed Thematic Sessions

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Computer Vision in Robotics

Organizers: Luís Paulo Reis, University of Porto, Portugal (, António J. R. Neves, University of Aveiro, Portugal (, Armando J. Pinho, University of Aveiro, Portugal ( and Armando Sousa, University of Porto, Portugal (

Texture Image Analysis: Methods and Applications
Organizers: Daniela Iacoviello, "Sapienza" Università di Roma, Italy ( and Pierluigi Maponi, Università di Camerino, Italy (

Processing and Classification of Satellite Imagery
Organizers: Artur Gil, University of Azores, Portugal ( and Agustín Lobo, Institut de Ciències de la Terra “Jaume Almera” (CSIC), Spain (

Small Animal Imaging: Trends and Techniques
Organizers: Susana Branco, University of Lisbon, Portugal ( and Béatrice David, Caliper Life Sciences, France (

Imaging of Biological Flows: Trends and Challenges
Rui Lima, Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, Portugal (, Mónica S. N. Oliveira, Univsersity of Porto, Portugal (, Takami Yamaguchi, Tohoku University, Japan ( and Takuji Ishikawa, Tohoku University, Japan (