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Next IWCIA (May 2011): in Madrid, Spain.

The 13th International Workshop on Combinatorial Image Analysis IWCIA'09 was held in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, November 24-27, 2009. Playa del Carmen is situated on the northeast coast of the Yucatan peninsula, Quintana Roo State, at the south of Cancun. The conference took place in the Hotel "IberoStar Quetzal". If you have any question related to the conference, please write to pwiederhold @ .

To download a conference group picture: click here.
To download a package of some photos from the conference: click here.

Previous meetings were held in Paris (France) 1991, Ube (Japan) 1992, Washington DC (USA) 1994, Lyon (France) 1995, Hiroshima (Japan) 1997, Madras (India) 1999, Caen (France, 2000), Philadelphia (USA, 2001), Palermo (Italy, 2003), Auckland (New Zealand, 2004), Berlin (Germany, 2006), and Buffalo (USA, 2008).

Best Student paper awards at IWCIA'09 :

* Agathe Chollet (Laboratory Mathematiques Images et Applications, University of La Rochelle, France, Paper "Omega-Arithmetization: A Discrete Multi-resolution Representation of Real Functions", with Guy Wallet, Laurent Fuchs, Eric Andres, Gaëlle Largeteau-Skapin)

* John Chaussard (A3SI Laboratory, Marne-la-Vallée University, France, Paper "Surface Thinning in 3D Cubical Complexes", with Michel Couprie)

Plenary speakers at IWCIA'09 :

* Bhargab B. Bhattacharya (Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India).
Title of talk: "Digital Circularity and its Applications"

* Reinhard Klette (University of Auckland, New Zealand)
Title of talk: "Current Challenges in Vision-Based Driver Assistance"

* Konrad Polthier (Freie Universität Berlin, Germany)
Title of talk: "Combinatorial aspects of discrete differential geometry"

* Jorge Urrutia (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México - UNAM, Mexico)
Title of talk: "On Modem Illumination Problems"